From the moment pictures from John Carter started popping up online, it was clear this was Disney’s latest love letter to the male torso, following the Jake Gyllenhaal shirtlessness of Prince Of Persia. However if Prince Of Persia was about lightly furred pecs, John Carter is all about the abs. Indeed, if you look at the costume Taylor Kitsch has to wear when he gets to Mars, it’s pretty much designed to frame his six-pack and give him an excuse not to wear many clothes. He sure looks good though.
We’ve put together a gallery of our favourite John Carter shirtless shots below, as well as a couple of Taylor Kitsch looking suave at the UK premiere.
And to think, they spent all that money of special effects, and all they needed to make some people happy was to get Kitsch as nekkid as possible. Click below to expand the images.