JK Simmons reveals his cracked physique

Oz prison drama star JK Simmons, 67, reveals his severed physique and how he was motivated by watching his ‘overweight’ self on TV










JK Simmons has confessed that he decided to go to the gym after being unable to believe in his character when he saw himself back on HBO’s prison drama Oz.

The 67-year-old actor went viral after photos of his shredded physique following a 250-pound weight loss were shared on Instagram by his personal trainer.

It had been assumed that he was refining his then-upcoming role as Commissioner Gordon in the Justice League, but he continued to rebuke this theory.

'I need to get my workout in the gym': JK Simmons, 67, has admitted he was motivated to be completely skinned after watching his 'overweight' himself on TV (pictured in 2016)

Throwback: Admitting that he 'was not in good shape at all', JK said he was motivated to get in better shape after reaching £ 250 in 2009 (pictured in 2008)

‘I need to get my pet in the gym’: JK Simmons, 67, has admitted he was motivated to be completely ripped off after watching his ‘overweight’ self on TV (pictured left in 2016, right in 2008)

He told Business Insider: ‘After the second and final time I got hugely fat in my life, and when I lost that weight six or seven years ago, I pretty much decided I wanted to stay in decent shape the rest of the day. my life. ‘

Admitting that he ‘was not in good shape at all’, JK said he was motivated to get in better shape after reaching £ 250 in 2009.

He said of his tenure at Oz between 1997 and 2003: ‘I was overweight and soft, and here I play the leader of the Aryan Brotherhood in this maximally secure prison in the first original HBO drama ever, and I watched the first season when it came out and I was just thinking, “Wow, I do not believe in this guy at all.”

‘I have to get my toes in the gym and be a credible tough-a ** s. I’ve gone back and forth fine-tuning the kind of conditioning I do. ‘

Impressive: The 67-year-old actor found out he went viral after photos of his shredded physique after a 250-pound weight loss were shared on Instagram by his personal trainer

Impressive: The 67-year-old actor found out he went viral after photos of his shredded physique after a 250-pound weight loss were shared on Instagram by his personal trainer

Eye-catching: 'I have to take my clothes off in the gym and be a credible tough-a ** s.  I've gone back and forth fine-tuning the kind of conditioning I do '

Eye-catching: ‘I have to take my clothes off in the gym and be a credible tough-a ** s. I’ve gone back and forth fine-tuning the kind of conditioning I do ‘

His coach Aaron Williamson shared the eye-catching photos of the Oscar winner bending his bulging biceps at Gold’s Gym in Los Angeles in 2016.

He wrote the caption for the training picture: ‘Every time we train together, I forget he’s 61 years old. Make the young generation jealous. This is what dedication looks like …

‘His intensity in the gym is through the roof. It has been a privilege to help him stay on point. I have great respect for this man. ‘

The retired U.S. Marine has previously trained Zac Efron, The Rock, James Marsden, Sylvester Stallone and Jamie Foxx.

Candidate: He said of his tenure at Oz between 1997 and 2003:

Candid: He said of his tenure at Oz between 1997 and 2003: “I was overweight and soft, and here I play the leader of the Aryan Brotherhood in this maximally secure prison” (pictured, left, in character)

It follows reports that JK is currently in talks to repeat his role as Commissioner James Gordon in the upcoming Batgirl movie.

The news of the veteran actor was originally brought by The Hollywood Reporter, who noted that several other artists were also courted for various roles.

The upcoming feature is currently under development and is scheduled to be released on the WarnerMedia streaming service in 2022.

Talented: It had been assumed that he was refining his then-upcoming role as Commissioner Gordon in the Justice League, but he continued to reprimand this theory (the picture in character)

Talented: It had been assumed that he was refining his then-upcoming role as Commissioner Gordon in the Justice League, but he continued to reprimand this theory (the picture in character)

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