Jason Momoa Says He’s Keeping His ‘Dad Bod’ After Hernia Surgery


Jason Momoa
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You’re not so chiseled any more?! Jason Momoa joked that he has decided to embrace his “dad bod” while recovering from hernia surgery.

“[I’m]All good. Still not really doing sit-ups,” the Game of Thrones43-year-old alum stated during an appearance at James Corden hosts the Late Late Show on Tuesday, August 23, when asked about how he’s feeling after the procedure. “[I’m] trying to keep that dad bod going for a little bit longer.”

When Corden, 44, stated that he “can’t say that you have a dad bod,” Momoa brushed it off. “Buddy, I don’t want to do any more sit-ups.”

In March, the native of Hawaii revealed that he had gone under the knife only one day before he attended the 2022 Academy Awards.

“I had a hernia surgery yesterday,” Momoa told AdditionalHe joked at the time that he had injured himself while filming stunts. Aquaman and The Lost Kingdom. “[I’ve been]Tossing bodies around. I’m getting old, bro. It ain’t that CinemaCon from 2016, you know what I’m saying?”

Four months later, it was finally DuneActor was also in a head-on collision in Los Angeles that caused him another health scare. According to the incident report, Momoa was on Old Topanga Road driving when another motorist crossed the double yellow lines and ran into his 1970 Oldsmobile. The other driver was on a motorbike and was treated at a local hospital for minor injuries.

A source said that he was uninjured after the crash. Us Weekly at the time that Momoa was “extremely shaken up by the trauma of it all” and that he “knows he’s lucky to be alive.” The insider added that the See star was “grateful he got away relatively unscathed and that the other driver is OK too.”

Momoa’s personal life has also undergone a major shift over the past year. In January, he was Lisa BonetAfter four years of marriage, the couple split. “We have all felt the squeeze and changes of these transformational times … A revolution is unfolding ~and our family is of no exception … feeling and growing from the seismic shifts occurring,” the pair wrote in a joint statement shared via Instagram at the time. “And so~ We share our Family news~ That we are parting ways in marriage. We share this not because we think it’s newsworthy ~ But so that~ as we go about our lives we may do so with dignity and honesty.”

The former couple — who share daughter Lola, 14, and son Nakoa-Wolf, 13 — have remained amicable, even as the Furious X actor began dating Eiza GonzalezIn May. “Eiza and Jason are dating, it’s very casual,” a source exclusively told UseThey were having fun at the same time. “But they are having fun and getting to know each other. Since their first meeting, they have felt an attraction. Both of them are very attracted to each other and they’re seeing where things go.”

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