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Isla Fisher Talks Weight Gain at The Great Gatsby Premiere

Hollywood actresses often have to lose weight for movies, so when the role of a lifetime comes up and you need to gain a few pounds—it's a no brainer!

Isla Fisher revealed to E!'s own Jason Kennedy andAlicia Quarles at the New York premiere of The Great Gatsby that she had to put on a little weight to honor her character, Myrtle.

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"They didn't tell me to put on weight," she revealed. "I just knew the character was described as buxom, so I wanted to do the book justice."

So how did the actress manage to gain 10 pounds for the role?

"It's pretty easy," she joked.

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Sacha Baron Cohen's wife admitted to treating herself to baked goods while prepping for Gatsby.

"I was breastfeeding, so I had a little flesh of my own, I am proud to admit," she told Easy Living Magazine. "But I also gained 10 pounds, just by following my natural instincts. Cupcakes!"

For more from The Great Gatsby's NYC premiere, tune in to E! News at 7 p.m.

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