Chris Hemsworth’s stunt double says he’s struggling to keep up with the star’s weight gain

Bobby Holland Hanton, who is presently shooting “Thor: Love and Thunder” in Australia with Hemsworth, confessed he is feeling the pressure as the action guy expands to be, in Hanton’s words, “the biggest Thor he’s ever been.”

Appearing on Australian early morning radio program “Fitzy & Wippa” on Monday, Hanton stated that while Hemsworth might have pleased fans with his body improvement for the upcoming Marvel motion picture, it was an intense procedure behind the scenes.

“Everyone is like, ‘Wow, look at the size and him’, but I’m like yes, brilliant, now I have to put on that size as well. I text him, I’m like, ‘Thanks very much dude, this is going to be even harder this time!”‘ the 33-year-old informed the hosts.

Hanton, who initially teamed up with Hemsworth on “Thor: The Dark World” in 2013, went on to state that he now takes no satisfaction in consuming since it has actually ended up being “full on.”

“Every two hours we’re eating. It’s become a chore. I don’t enjoy eating at all every two hours.” he stated of their routine.

Hanton included that while the diet plan and training was “difficult on the body,” Hemsworth was “fit as a fiddle.”

“I find carrying around the extra weight is difficult and hard to maintain on the ligaments,” he stated. “But he’s all good. Look at him, he’s a man mountain.”

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Hanton, who matured in Portsmouth in the UK, has actually likewise doubled for stars such as Henry Cavill, Ryan Reynolds, Channing Tatum and Jake Gyllenhaal. His movie credits consist of “Mission Impossible: Fallout, “Quantum of Solace,” and “Star Wars: Episode VII — The Force Awakens.”

Hanton said he had to have back surgery after his stunt double role in Hemsworth’s 2020 movie “Extraction,” which featured a 12-minute-long “one shot” fight scene.

Such death-defying stunts mean the performer has struggled to get health and life insurance. “It’s challenging to get it,” he stated.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.