Showing on Australian morning radio present “Fitzy & Wippa” on Monday, Hanton mentioned that whereas Hemsworth might have impressed followers along with his physique transformation for the forthcoming Marvel film, it was a grueling course of behind the scenes.
“Everyone seems to be like, ‘Wow, have a look at the dimensions and him’, however I am like sure, sensible, now I’ve to placed on that measurement as nicely. I textual content him, I am like, ‘Thanks very a lot dude, that is going to be even tougher this time!”‘ the 33-year-old informed the hosts.
Hanton, who first teamed up with Hemsworth on “Thor: The Darkish World” in 2013, went on to say that he now takes no pleasure in consuming as a result of it has grow to be “full on.”
“Each two hours we’re consuming. It is grow to be a chore. I do not take pleasure in consuming in any respect each two hours.” he mentioned of their regime.
Hanton added that whereas the weight loss plan and coaching was “tough on the physique,” Hemsworth was “match as a fiddle.”
“I discover carrying across the additional weight is tough and exhausting to take care of on the ligaments,” he mentioned. “However he is all good. Take a look at him, he is a person mountain.”
Hanton, who grew up in Portsmouth within the UK, has additionally doubled for actors resembling Henry Cavill, Ryan Reynolds, Channing Tatum and Jake Gyllenhaal. His movie credit embody “Mission Inconceivable: Fallout, “Quantum of Solace,” and “Star Wars: Episode VII — The Power Awakens.”
Hanton mentioned he needed to have again surgical procedure after his stunt double position in Hemsworth’s 2020 film “Extraction,” which featured a 12-minute-long “one shot” struggle scene.
Such death-defying stunts imply the performer has struggled to get well being and life insurance coverage. “It is not simple to get it,” he mentioned.