Professor XL! James McAvoy displays VERY hunky physique in casual T-shirt as he takes a break from filming new flick Glass in Philadelphia
He is one of the best known British actors, having starred in the likes of Atonement,?The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and Shameless.
But James McAvoy looked worlds away from his usual self on Friday, as he showed off his very hunky physique in Pennsylvania.
The X-Men star, 38, had his fans hot under the collar with his impressively muscular frame, which was clear for all to see in a tight?T-shirt, as he stepped out in Philadelphia during a break from filming new flick Glass.?
Swoon:?James McAvoy had his fans hot under the collar on Tuesday as he showed off his very hunky physique in Pennsylvania
Transformed: The actor looked?worlds away from his usual self (pictured in 2016) with his impressively muscular frame as he enjoyed a break from filming in Philadelphia
The Scottish star kept things low-key for his day off in a simple navy T-shirt, teamed with funky white tracksuit bottoms adorned with red and yellow stripes down the side.
Adding matching blue trainers and a pair of dark Wayfarer shades, James looked casually cool as he enjoyed an afternoon exploring the city.?
However, it was James' impressively strapping physique that caught the most attention - having got into good shape for his new role in Glass.?
Casual:?The Scottish star kept things low-key for his day off in a simple navy T-shirt, teamed with funky white tracksuit bottoms, trainers and trendy Wayfarer sunglasses
The actor's appearance even went viral on Twitter, with fans praising his 'hot body' in their droves.?
One wrote, beside a photo of the star: 'Wait. Hold on!....for real yeah? This is you now James Mcavoy?! Alright then. Hand me a ticket girl, im on board.'
While others added: 'Damn, James McAvoy. HELLO', 'Good morning James McAvoy and your new hot body' and 'I've always loved #JamesMcAvoy. Even more now'.
Muscle man:?However, it was James' impressively strapping physique that caught the most attention - having got into good shape for his new role in Glass
Impressed:?The actor's appearance even went viral on Twitter, with fans praising his 'hot body' in their droves
Another joked he had overtaken other heartthrobs, writing: 'Now that armie hammer's stint as the Internet's Boyfriend is over, can we pls focus our attention on james mcavoy' (sic)?
While others swooned: 'Drooling over James McAvoy's body transformation' and 'James McAvoy is such a GIFT.'?
The BAFTA winner revealed his tips to getting in shape last year, after bulking up for 2016 film Split - the prequel to his new project Glass.?
Hitting the gym:?The BAFTA winner revealed his tips to getting in shape last year, after bulking up for 2016 film Split (pictured in the film) - the prequel to his new project Glass
Keeping it simple: The actor admitted he didn't use a personal trainer, but simply searched for workouts online and upped his calorie intake instead (pictured in July)
Speaking to Mr Porter, the actor admitted he didn't use any professional trainers, but simply searched for workouts online and upped his calorie intake instead.
However, he admitted he was still 'chuffed' with the results, explaining:?'I Googled, 'Good way to put on muscle quick' then went to a gym and did it myself.
'I also ate between 5000 and 6000 calories a day. Instead of eating two eggs in the morning, I'd eat eight. Then a snack of chicken breast. Then two chicken breasts for lunch and a steak for another snack. Then two salmon steaks for dinner.
'In a relatively short space of time, I got bigger. I wasn't huge but I was quite chuffed with myself.'?
Proud: He said of his fitness regime: 'In a relatively short space of time, I got bigger. I wasn't huge but I was quite chuffed with myself' (pictured in January)
Action!?James has been in Pennsylvania filming Glass, which also stars Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson and Sarah Paulson (pictured last month)
He's back: The film sees him reprise his Kevin Wendell Crumb role (above) - a dissociative identity disorder sufferer with 23 personalities
James has been in Pennsylvania filming Glass, which sees him reprise his famous Kevin Wendell Crumb role -?a dissociative identity disorder sufferer with no less than 23 different personalities.
All of his personalities feature something dangerous for his captives, and one even takes on a creature known as The Beast.
Following the conclusion of Split, the new installment sees superhuman David Dunn (played by Bruce Willis) pursuing The Beast, before Elijah Price (played by Samuel L. Jackson) interferes as the mysterious Mr Glass.
The film also stars American Horror Story star Sarah Paulson and BAFTA nominee Anya Taylor-Joy, and is set for release in January 2019.
Drama: The new installment sees superhuman David Dunn (played by Bruce Willis) pursuing Kevin's most dangerous personality The Beast, and is set for release in January 2019
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