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Henry Cavill: Kids Used to Call Me 'Fat Cavill'

Henry Cavill: Kids Used to Call Me 'Fat Cavill'

Henry Cavill carries a purple package while waiting for a flight at the airport on Saturday (October 15) in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

The 28-year-old actor, who’s been filming Man of Steel with co-star Amy Adams, recently revealed that he was known as “Fat Cavill” during his childhood in England.

“It’s definitely a sh—- nickname. But kids are kids. Kids are cruel. Whatever. I was fat,” Henry told Men’s Health.

In case you missed them, check out some new stills of Henry showing off his super fit physique in Immortals!

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  • marie

    now it’s hot Cavill

  • zzee

    love love lovee him :)

  • mwannir
  • Manuela

    hm where is he going to?
    have they finished filming already?

  • balkan music

    Tiziano Ferro also had such problems during childhood. Everyone should look towards the future not the road behind!

  • Yo-Landi

    Well I’m happy that he’s showing those evil kids who’s the hottie now!!

  • Anonymous

    The best revenge is always being hotter and more successful than those that tortured you as a child. I would say he is the one that gets the last laugh now. He is probably going to be the next big thing in Hollywood.The next big A list actor.

  • Henry Cavill Fanpage

    “Hot” Cavill…Perfect! ♥

    Henry must be so thrilled with how things have turned out for him! He’s such a great, committed actor, he truly deserves it…

    I think he’s wearing his “The Cold Light of Day Jacket” too! So dedicated! lol ♥

    Thanks so much for these candids Just Jared…imagine he’ll have to find a way to get used to these types of shots now!

  • lafamepoma

    Henry i’ll give you an advice, laugh at them, you can. You beat them. Now you’re hot, sure they aren’t

  • Jennie

    Is he still dating that….umm…unfortunate looking girl Ellen? Just wondering ;)

  • Kelly

    Wonder if thats a gift for his alcoholic girlfriend???? That girl has a serious drinking problem.

  • XYZ

    Now Im a fan of this guy but the interview in Mens Health – he doesnt sound that great. He was bullied, which is always terrible, my brother was bullied so know how this can effect ppl, but to say “even cruel kids have a point” is disgusting! Cruel kids/bullies NEVER have a point because if you are black, fat, tall, gay – whatever, it is never a “point” for bullying nor is it anyones business. Also the bit about “thats what makes you a man” BS sounds so sexist. Only men give it their all, bounce back, get back up etc maybe he has only ever known weak women in his life but women can do all that and more so say all that exclusively about men is pathetic. He certainly has gained my favour. Whatever.

  • XYZ


    LOL thought the same as it happens. Maybe its a mallet for her so she can beat those horses of hers a little harder ;)