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Holy Jonah! Friends concerned as Jonah Hill tips the scales at over 300 pounds

Those close to the comic actor are growing increasingly worried as his weight continues to sky rocket in preparation for a new movie role.

The 31-year-old actor is known for his fluctuating weight, and his frame has been steadily growing larger over the past few months.

At only 5 foot 7, the A-lister is currently carrying around over 300 pounds.

According to insiders, the weight gain is in preparation for a new role in the film 'Arms and The Dudes' which is due to be released next year.

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Leonardo DiCaprio (R) and Jonah Hill

Leonardo DiCaprio (R) and Jonah Hill

However, friends and family of the actor are said to be fearing for his health as he loads up on takeaways, junk food and has turned his back on exercise altogether.

The Wolf of Wall Street star previously slimmed down in 2011 through diet and exercise,

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Jenna Dewan Tatum (centre) with husband Channing (right) and Jonah Hill (left)

Jenna Dewan Tatum (centre) with husband Channing (right) and Jonah Hill (left)

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“It was just mostly diet. I wish there was some crazy thing that I did, like a pill or a genie or something," he said at the time.

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