The star of The Longest Ride explains the stories behind the sexy photos (as though that really matters)

By Rennie Dyball
Updated April 08, 2015 07:10 AM
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Not only is he hot, but he’s also got a sense of humor about it.

Scott Eastwood recently sat down with PEOPLE and good-naturedly narrated a series of shirtless photos.

“You’ve got to get your vitamin D,” jokes the star of The Longest Ride (in theaters Friday) of exposing his skin to the sun.

The 29-year-old son of Clint Eastwood also solves the mystery of why paparazzi caught him shirtless and shoeless during a sweat session last month.

“I didn’t have any workout clothes at the time and I needed to get a quick workout in,” he says with a laugh.

To which we might add: no one is complaining.

For exclusive photos and an interview with Eastwood, pick up a copy of this week’s PEOPLE, on newsstands Friday

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