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Kellan Lutz to Play Motion-Captured Tarzan

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 10:  Actor Kellan Lutz poses backstage at the Lacoste Spring 2012 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Theater at Lincoln Center on September 10, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images  for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week)

Living embodiment of a Men's Health magazine cover Kellan Lutz has finally found the shirtless role he was meant to play: The broadly pectoraled Twilight star will topline Tarzan, The Hollywood Reporter writes. But no, this isn't the Craig Brewer trilogy teased a while back ... this one is fully CG-animated with performance capture, because nothing says Tarzan like superfluous technology.

Photo: Astrid Stawiarz/2011 Getty Images