Henry Cavill is deprived of water for his scenes bare
In order to play Geralt of Riv, Henry Cavill has obviously had to prepare in order to ensure during the fight scenes, choreographed by a former star of Game of Thrones. The actor is accustomed to, as he has already played Superman at the cinema ! But in addition to being put in danger because of the lenses he was wearing, it was also very far away to be at the top when he removed the top. During the promotion of the series, Henry Cavill has revealed his technique to the extreme and quite dangerous to bring out his muscles : it has reduced its water consumption and has even gone so far as to not drink at all the day before and the day of shooting scenes bare-chested.
“This is the worst part of it. Go on a diet, this is complicated and you have all the time hungry. But when you déshydrates for three days, you get to a point where, on the last day, you can almost feel when there’s water around you,” confided the star of 36 years at the Graham Norton Show. A technique dangerous not to test but that seems to have been proven in the actor.