Jason Statham is an English actor, martial artist and producer best known for his performance in movies like Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch and Transporter.
Before starting his career as an actor, he followed his father footsteps as a street seller selling fake perfume and jewellery on street corners. He also made appearances in music videos including “Comin On Strong”, “Run To the Sun”, “Dream a Little Dream of Me” and “The Beautiful South”. His professional career as an actor started in 1998 when he met British director Guy Ritchie. Guy gave him chance to show his talent in “Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels”. The movie received critically acclaim and his collaboration with Jason Statham was working on a high note. After then Guy Ritchie provided him series of movies including Snatch, Ghost of Mars and The One.
As year went on, Jason wanted to work in some action movies, He was offered with new role in 2002 and he led the role of driver Frank Martin in action movie “The Transporter”, the stunts, kicks, boxing and martial arts was performed by his own. After then, he has appeared on movies like The Italian Job, The Bank Job, The Expendables, The Fast and the Furious 7, Death race and many more.
Jason Statham Personal Life
Full Name: Jason Statham
Nick Name: Jay
Date of Birth: September 12, 1967
Birth Place: Shire brook, Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Age: 48 (as of 2016)
Occupation: Actor/ Producer/ Martial artist
Jason Statham Family
Father Name: Barry Statham (street dancer and lounge singer)
Mother Name: Eileen Statham (dancer)
Jason Statham Height Weight and Measurements
While his height remains to be a subject of debate, we predict that Jason Statham height ranges between 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 10 inches. His fitness, flexibility and regular workout has helped him to maintain a perfect body. The 47 year actor weighs 85 kg while his perfect figure is complemented by 18 inches of biceps, 48 inches of chest size and 34 inches of waist size.
Height: 1.77m, 5ft 9 inch
Weight: 85 kg
Waist size: 34 inches
Chest size: 48 inches
Shoe size: 10
Hair Color: Black and Bald
Eye Color: Hazel
Jason Statham Favorite things
Best food: Unknown
Best Actor: Robert de Niro and Alpacino
Best Director: Guy Ritchie
Best Movie: Gone with the Wind, Fight Club, Lock, Stock and Two smoking barrels
Jason Statham Wife and Dating history
Jason Statham is married to English actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley. Rosie is Victoria’s Secret model turned actress and the duo has been dating since 2010.
Previous girlfriends: Kelly Brook, Sophie Monk, Alex Zosman
Jason Statham Facts
Statham played soccer through school. Played also for the amateur soccer team the Hollywood United.
Jason Statham love playing chess.
He also loves driving various cars.
Jason grew up with a football player, Vinnie Jones
He wishes that stunt performers should be assigned their special category at the Oscars.
His father can sing, his brother plays guitar while he can play drums.