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Monthly Archives: June 2012

Man, those white shorts. Porn agency doing “workout” videos.

NPR did an interview with the new guy playing Spiderman in the next movie.

As an adult, when Garfield finally put on the spider suit, it was an exciting experience — but also very uncomfortable.

“The reality of it is it’s kind of that crazy-awful thing where fantasy is no longer,” Garfield says. “You’re truly in spandex, which actually sucks, in reality. It’s hard work being that guy; it’s tough.”

To compensate for the limitations of the suit, Garfield studied the movements of athletes like Muhammad Ali and the soccer player Ronaldo.

“I wanted to have a sense of freedom,” says Garfield, “because that’s part of the point of a disguise. Because it gives you anonymity, and therefore freedom. I wanted to feel sexy in it — I didn’t want to feel uncomfortable and like I was adjusting all the time.”