By Sydney Bucksbaum
January 29, 2020 at 05:13 PM EST
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Kumail Nanjiani got more than just respect for his thirsty shirtless photo showing off his new jacked body for Marvel’s The Eternals. It also got him an unintentional free subscription to a porn site for an entire decade.

When the actor stopped by Conan O’Brien‘s late-night TBS show to talk about getting ripped to play Kingo in the Nov. 2020 movie, he revealed that after Pornhub used his shirtless photo for its “Muscular Men” category of porn videos, they fairly compensated him.

“They gave me a 10-year free subscription to Pornhub Premium,” Nanjiani says. “I will say, because people are like, ‘Why do you need to pay for porn?’ — and I don’t, I do not work for Pornhub, they have not paid me to say this — you have access to a whole new world. Free porn is good but when you go to Premium… I could develop fetishes, crazy ones over the next 10 years and I know I’ll be taken care of.”

And when O’Brien wonders what kind of fetishes can be found on the Premium side of Pornhub, Nanjiani just smirks and says, “If I have to explain it to you, you wouldn’t understand.”

As for his new muscular body that took a year to transform, Nanjiani jokes that he doesn’t actually feel any stronger despite his extreme body makeover. “These muscles are decorative,” he says. “They don’t really do anything. [My wife] Emily [Gordon] will be like, ‘Can you open this jar for me?’ And I’m like, ‘Probably not!'”

Plus he jokes that people don’t even get intimidated by him now because of his new physique. “No, ’cause of my voice!” Nanjiani says. “One guy was like, ‘I wish his voice would get a six-pack.'” That’s actually not a bad burn.

“I never thought I’d be one of those people who would post a thirsty shirtless, but I’ve worked way too hard for way too long so here we are,” Nanjiani previously wrote on Instagram when he first shared the thirst trap. “You either die a hero, or you live long enough to see yourself become the villain.”

He added, “I found out a year ago I was going to be in Marvel’s The Eternals and decided I wanted to transform how I looked. I would not have been able to do this if I didn’t have a full year with the best trainers and nutritionists paid for by the biggest studio in the world.”

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