While 30 pounds – for a guy who generally weighs in around 180 -- might seem a bit excessive, Jake assured us his methods were completely safe.
"It wasn't unhealthy,” he said. “It wasn't dangerous. In addition to changing his diet, he added a heavy dose of exercise. “Over time I started running a lot,” he added, and then compared his character’s aggressive tactics with a wild animal. “Coyotes run a lot, and I just started doing that.”