When acting seems effortless and easy, that’s probably a good performance you’re watching. Some people might think acting is just showing up, saying some words, and looking sexy, but it’s a grueling, difficult, and rigorous job. Unless you’re Schwarzenegger or Steven Seagal or something and you do actually just show up and say some lines. Sometimes actors toil on the sidelines for years waiting for their big break. The big break being that breakout role that will take them from actor/waiter to full on professional actor. Sometimes you know it when you see it. “Who is that?” you might think as you’re watching this crazy person on screen. “Where did they come from?” Here are five breakout roles that took the actor from “Who?” to “Ah they got another Oscar.” Of course there are more than five in the history of film but – we’re sticking to five.