Matthew McConaughey getting his strength back, but it was not by changing diapers. The American actor known for roles such as The Wedding Planner, Magic Mike and Fool’s Gold is gaining back some weight following huge weight loss had been asked at Monday night’s New York Film Critics Circle Awards dinner if he’s running home to change diapers, the actor who is now forty three years old responded by saying to reporters:
“I was there this morning, so I guess I am running home. But I’m not changing the diapers.” At this time the father of a newborn son as well as older siblings Levi, who is four years old and Vida, now three wants to focus on getting his body back to normal.
Asked if he misses his old chunky physique, he replied:
“I have less [physical] leverage, but my mind is way sharper … You know, I love to wrestle. It’s a good time to wrestle me now. I was 135 lbs., and now I’m up to 160 lbs, so I’m done with that and on my way back.”
McConaughey reveals his target weight is one hundred and sixty five pounds. The actor lost the weight for a role,
“A cheeseburger,” he said. “That was it. I got the cheeseburger, and then I sat there for 25 minutes and doozied it up.”