Ben Affleck was a brief topic of conversation the other night when Jennifer Lopez stopped by the Bravo TV Clubhouse to chat it up with host, Andy Cohen. Among the dish was an assertion by J Lo that she helped Ben with his fashion choices during their two year relationship saying, “I did kind of like say, ‘you need to be, you know – You’re a movie star! You should wear a suit. . . ‘
Oh, Ben is going to wear a suit alright, a BAT SUIT! And by the look of some recently leaked photos, he’s going to fill it out nicely. My goodness. Is it warm in here?
When director, Zack Snyder, made the announcement that Ben Affleck would play the iconic role in the upcoming Superman sequel, Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, the interwebs wasted no time declaring that the actor best known for roles in Armageddon, Good Will Hunting, and Argo, had no business playing a super hero.
Ben shrugged off the bat-hate and then went out and just got ripped, you guys. Though no details have been released about his prep for the movie, we do know that he’s working with celebrity nutritionist and natural bodybuilder, Rehan Jalali, who also helped him get cut and chiseled for the 2010 movie, The Town.
According to Jalali, Ben’s previous diet consisted of six to seven small meals per day with a focus on lean protein (wild salmon) carbs (sweet potatoes), plus essential fats (almonds). In a Twitter Q&A session this spring, Jalali would only say, “the training is very focused and intense. We’re going for a real-life super hero look.”
Meanwhile in Nashville. . . Ben isn’t the only famous body turning heads this week. After being named one of the sexiest men in PEOPLE Country, Tim McGraw shows off why he’s deserving of the title in the latest Men’s Health Magazine.
In the July issue, McGraw talks about his hard-driving past and the overhaul he’s done on his body and mind thanks to a low-carb Paleo diet and frequent CrossFit workouts.
In a revealing interview, the 47-year-old singer talked about his drinking, admitting, “When your wife tells you it’s gone too far, that’s a big wake-up call.” Tim is married to female country powerhouse, Faith Hill.
After a 40 pound weight loss and abdominal chiseling as a result of his diet and workout regimen, Tim commented, “I’ll be the first to admit I take it to extremes. I’m not one of those people who can sorta half-ass something.”
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