Russell Tovey Lifts His Shirt To Lift Your Spirit. Did It Work??


Fans of Russell Tovey should consult with their doctors before admiring the British actor’s latest Instagram share — there can be dire consequences of gazing upon his flesh.

But assuming you’ve been given a clean bill of health and are willing to throw caution to the wind, Russell has something to show you.

Namely, his stomach and half of his chest.

Here’s what he treated the internet to, alongside the poetic caption, “Monday.”



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Simple. Direct. Enduring.

Could Tovey have taken the nod from another British star?

Magic Mike’s Alex Pettyfer posted a near-identical shot last week. Are we having ourselves a good old fashioned British ab-off?!

Here’s Alex for comparison: