Release of his fitness book, "Evolution: The Cutting Edge Guide to Breaking Down Walls and Building the Body You've Always Wanted".
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(2012) I grew up a misfit. I never fit in. I had all of these parts that were in direct conflict with each other. I was an athlete, but I was extremely artistic. I was a big strong kid who was also very sensitive and empathetic. I was a jock who was good at math and chess and loved to read ... I didn't know what group to hang out with in school until I started acting. When I did, I realized ...
He trained for 5 months to play the character of "Alcide" on True Blood
(2008), since the character is described as "having arms like tree trunks" in Charlaine Harris
' novels. Manganiello said that, even considering the grueling training, the most difficult aspect of the part was getting Alcide's Southern accent right.