Zac Efron looks puffed up on the Louisiana set of The Iron Claw

Zac Efron still looks muscular.

On Monday, the actor was spotted again on the set of his upcoming wrestling movie in New Orleans The Iron Claw. Efron, 35, was still wearing the same costume he was photographed in on set earlier this month when he and co-star Lily James were spotted filming scenes for the upcoming A24 movie.

Efron wore a gray tank top, cut-off jean shorts, white Nike sneakers and white socks, complete with a shell that was cut Monday for his portrayal of former pro wrestler Kevin von Erich. That high school musical The alum had two drinks bottles with him on set when he was photographed.

Efron, who last appeared in the film The biggest beer run of all timeHe’s been showing off his muscular physique on the set of the upcoming movie for over a month.

The first photos of his look for the film were released in October and show Efron standing shirtless with a towel around his waist.


On November 7th, Efron and A24 revealed the first official photo of The Iron Clawwhich features Efron’s character – “the Golden Warrior himself,” Kevin Von Erich – in mid-air during a wrestling match with an opponent played by Chavo Guerrero Jr.

“First check out my latest project Iron Claw! Can’t wait to show you more…lets go,” Efron wrote in the caption.

Based on a true story, the film follows the “rise and fall of the Von Erich family, a dynasty of wrestlers that have had a profound impact on the sport from the 1960s to the present day,” according to the studio.

Written and directed by Martha Marcy May Marlene In addition to filmmaker Sean Durkin, the film also stars Lily James, Maura Tierney, Jeremy Allen White and Harris Dickinson.

In October, the real-life Von Erich, who was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2009, told TMZ in a video interview that Efron “looked amazing” in the photos.

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“It’s going to be a tough job, I think. It’s a lot of information and a lot of time and they have hard work ahead of them but I saw a picture of the guy and he looked great,” he told the Drain. “I don’t think I’ve ever looked this good, so I think they’re going to do great. I bet they do.”

Von Erich told TMZ that while he spoke to Durkin, he hasn’t been in touch with Efron about the role.

“But so far [Efron] is concerned i just saw this pic and he looks really good and muscular,” he said of the actor, adding that Efron “needs to train really hard.”

“I’m telling you, for the picture they showed me first and for the picture they showed me the other day, he has to train really hard because you’re right, he has a good body,” added von Erich .