Jamie had to have tan applied

Jamie Dornan admits his naturally pasty skin was an issue when he was an underwear model.

The actor found fame through his sexy Calvin Klein campaigns where he showed off his buff bronzed chest but admits he needed help in achieving a tan.

[The chief thing I recall from the shoots is] a lot of people rubbing me down with dark, oily tanning stuff,’ says Jamie, 32.

I mean, I’m a white Irish guy, it was a problem.’

Jamie‘s natural paleness didn’t stop him earning the nickname of the Golden Torso, though he’s still a bit perplexed by the moniker.

What does that mean?’ the Fifty Shades Of Grey star asks Telegraph Magazine.

Is it a colour reference? I think it is meant to be a compliment. I hope it is.’

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