Dane DeHaan Talks ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’ Workout and Diet

The ‘Chronicle’ star is consuming more than 3,000 calories a day to play Harry Osborn in director Marc Webb’s superhero sequel.

Dane DeHaan talks bulking up for The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Dane DeHaan talks bulking up for The Amazing Spider-Man 2
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 has been in production for just over two weeks, with director Marc Webb back at the helm of this superhero sequel. One of the new additions to the cast is Dane DeHaan, who plays Peter Parker's best buddy Harry Osborn. The actor hasn't begun shooting yet, but he is in New York preparing to take on the role, which includes a lot of eating and bulking up.

"We're already here, and I've been preparing. Right now it's just about getting all my work done and bulking up a little bit. I'll start shooting fairly soon in New York. I work out incredibly intensely six days a week and I eat every two hours. Mostly proteins and veggies. I consume at least 3,000 calories a day. I've already gained seven pounds in six weeks!"

Marc Webb is directing from a script Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman, and Jeff Pinkner.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 was released May 2nd, 2014 and stars Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Colm Feore, Felicity Jones, Paul Giamatti, Sally Field. The film is directed by Marc Webb.

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  1. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @XxNickTheFilmCriticXx Meh, I don't see it that way.

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  2. Nicholaus XX

    Sounds like our diet/goals are quite similar. Seven pounds in six weeks?! That must be some very lean muscle mass, because I gained 10 pounds in four weeks. Not to brag, of course.

    @bawnian-dexeus -- Not really. It concerns a session/transformation to take on a role, and it provides material for the journalists. Not entirely pointless, but nothing completely vital, either.

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  3. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @thedude-abides Lol, no no no. You said he reminded you of a young DiCaprio and I responded with the rehab jab

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  4. thedude-abides

    @bawnian-dexeus What, did DeHaan just get out of rehab?

    2 years agoby @thedude-abidesFlag

  5. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @thedude-abides Yeah, if he just go out of freaking rehab

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  6. ejk1

    The crazy kid from Chronicle is going to steal the show, because he's the only person that has been appropriately cast.

    2 years agoby @ejk1Flag

  7. ROFLitschristian

    Kid's going to look a little funny all bulked up. :P

    2 years agoby @ROFLitschristianFlag

  8. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Nother pointless Spidey article

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  9. thedude-abides

    Kid reminds me of a young DiCaprio. I can't wait to see what his future has in store.

    2 years agoby @thedude-abidesFlag

  10. WongFu

    I have a hard time working out let alone loss weight.

    2 years agoby @instead8909Flag

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