Top Stories

Tyler Hoechlin Says It Was 'Painful' Learning How to Soar Around as Superman!

Tyler Hoechlin Says It Was 'Painful' Learning How to Soar Around as Superman!

Tyler Hoechlin grins as he steps out for a meal at Herb Alpert’s Vibrato Grill & Jazz on Friday (September 9) in Los Angeles.

The 29-year-old Supergirl actor recently revealed some behind-the-scenes secrets about filming his flying scenes for his role as Superman using wires and a green screen.

“I wouldn’t use the word difficult,” Tyler told Entertainment Weekly. “I would use the word painful after hour seven or eight. It’s a harness that’s not necessarily the most comfortable thing to wear. It really only holds you up with two straps and they go from the back part of your waist, through the legs, up to the front part of the waist, and so it’s just not the most comfortable way to be supporting your entire body weight for that amount of time.”

Tyler added, “No falling upside down, none of that yet. I’ve spared myself embarrassment for the moment. So far I’m one for one, so we’ll see if day two brings any problems.”

“At the end of the day, you’re flying around in a Superman costume – it’s really hard to complain,” he shared.

Season two of Supergirl premieres October 10 on The CW.

FYI: Tyler is wearing John Varvatos glasses.

Just Jared on Facebook
tyler hoechlin says it was painful learning how to soar around as superman 01
tyler hoechlin says it was painful learning how to soar around as superman 02
tyler hoechlin says it was painful learning how to soar around as superman 03
tyler hoechlin says it was painful learning how to soar around as superman 04

Photos: AKM-GSI
Posted to: Tyler Hoechlin

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Robin Thicke gets the cops called on him amidst custody battle - TMZ
  • The Lego Batman Movie tops the weekend box office - Gossip Cop
  • Liam Hemsworth looks super hot at the beach - Just Jared Jr
  • Alexa PenaVega is opening up about how her son changed her marriage - Wetpaint
  • Mariah Carey shows lots of cleavage while attending a basketball game - Lainey Gossip
  • Shia LaBeouf moves anti-Trump project to New Mexico - The Hollywood Reporter
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here