During breaks, however, the 41-year-old Six Feet Under actor used a mini, battery-powered fan to cool himself down as the temperatures soared in the boiling, muggy suburbs of New York City.
Theroux looked handsome and fit playing police chief Kevin Garvey, a father of two who is trying to maintain normalcy in the community.
The Leftovers, also starring Liv Tyler, is what happens to a small town after an Armageddon takes place and many of the townspeople have disappeared.
Based on Tom Perrotta’s book of the same name, the project is set after the Rapture and tells the story of those folks who didn’t quite make the cut.
If the pilot movies goes over well with television executives, HBO could order a full series.Besides cooling himself with a fan, Justin drank plenty of water as he waited to film his scenes in Westchester county.
The Wanderlust star arrived in New York the day before the shoot. He had been with fiancee Jennifer Aniston, 44, in Los Angeles for the Fourth of July holiday.
The pair were seen on a weekend shopping trip together, holding hands and smiling.Jen showed off the big rock of an engagement ring Justin gave her when he popped the question on his birthday last August.
Towards the end of June the pair were reported to have postponed their wedding, with reports citing work commitments and the renovation of their home as reasons.
However it was claimed by Radar Online that the real reason was because the pair were at loggerheads about which part of America to live in.
Justin is thought to be desperate to move back to New York, while his bride-to-be does not want to leave the west coast.
At the time a source alleged: ‘Justin has really tried to like living in Los Angeles, but he just doesn’t. It’s not his vibe, he loves the energy and grittiness of New York City.