Samuel Larsen Cuts Off Dreadlocks, Poses Shirtless

Celebrity Beauty May. 26, 2013 AT 10:30AM
Samuel Larsen before and after cutting off his dreadlocks on May 23, 2013. Samuel Larsen before and after cutting off his dreadlocks on May 23, 2013. Credit: Chelsea Lauren/WireImage

Samuel Larsen is a new man! The 21-year-old Glee actor cut off his signature dreadlocks on Thursday, May 23. 

Larsen, who earned a recurring role as Joe Hart on the Fox musical series after being a co-winner of The Glee Project in 2011, documented his haircut in a photo shoot with photographer Chelsea Lauren. The actor showed off his short hair -- and muscles -- by posing shirtless in before and after pictures.

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After having some time to adjust to his new 'do, Larsen tweeted May 25, "Just for the record, my neck feels freakin' awesome okay. Seriously. Holla."

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Larsen wanted to get rid of his dreadlocks a long time ago. "I'm very much over my hair. If it was up to me, I'd have cut it a long time ago," he told TV Line in August 2011. "I called my agent a year ago telling her I wanted to cut my hair because I thought it limited me too much. I wanted to try to get more mainstream roles, and she talked me out of it. I guess that [Glee co-creator] Ryan [Murphy] liked it and I'm okay with that, but I do look at keeping my hair as more of a burden."

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