Gyllenhaal On His Persia Muscles

When the first photos of a half-naked Jake Gyllenhaal in his “Prince of Persia” warrior garb hit the online blogs a few months back, women and gay men everywhere fainted from the hunky display of the beefier than usual Oscar nominee at work on the ancient epic.

Now, Entertainment Tonight have visited the set of the Bruckheimer-produced fantasy feature and interviewed Jake G. Of course most of the questions are the typically inane you find on most entertainment shows these days, but the segment does give us a proper look at the costumes and some of the sets for the first time.

Gyllenhall says “There’s a lot acrobatics in the movie — a lot of running up walls, and jumping on things and Parkour, so it requires muscularity, but it requires a lot of aerobic ability too”: