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Scott Eastwood thinks 'The Longest Ride' bucks a Nicholas Sparks trend

Scott Eastwood thinks 'The Longest Ride' bucks a Nicholas Sparks trend

Scott Eastwood is no wimp. He was gonna ride a bull, studio be damned.

He had obeyed Fox's orders to stay off the 2,000-pound animals during production of the new Nicholas Sparks adaptation "The Longest Ride" — even though he was playing a professional bull rider.

"But I was like, I'm not gonna promote a movie and act like I've been a bull rider and know what it's like without actually bucking a bull," said Eastwood, who is every bit Clint's son.

So he and his "boys" drove up to a Moorpark ranch a few months ago. He rode a bull for a few seconds, got thrown off and walked away unharmed. It might not have been the smartest career...

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