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Jason Statham

Jason Statham is known as a British actor. He is most famous for his role in ‘Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels’ and ‘The Transporter’.

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Background and Age

Jason Statham was born on July 26, 1967 in Shirebrook, Derbyshire, to Eileen and Barry Statham. He had an older sibling named Lee and both looked into martial arts as a hobby. Jason also had other athletic interests, one of which was diving, and he started working on those skills, eventually turning into a part of the British Olympic Team that made a trip to Seoul, Korea in 1988. After the Olympics, he proceeded as a member of the National Diving Squad for the following decade. After some disappointing times at the World Championships and Olympic preliminaries, he chose to concentrate on his acting career.

Career and Net Worth

When he he met movie producer Guy Ritchie, the filmmaker was captivated by Statham's past. Ritchie welcomed him to try out for a part in Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels. Despite the fact that Statham had no acting knowledge or training, Richie give him a role as Bacon, a focal character who was endeavoring to make pain free income to reimburse an enormous betting obligation.

In 2013, Statham joined an effectively popular film franchise, The Fast and the Furious 6 and in 2017, repeated his role in its eighth installment, The Fate of the Furious. In July 2019, Statham caught social media views when he competed in the Bottle Cap Challenge where he kicked the cap off a bottle.

Marriage, Wife and Kids

Statham and supermodel Rosie Huntington-Whiteley started dating in 2011. The stunning truth about these two lovebirds is that they have never had an official marriage, yet got engaged back in 2016. This has not kept them from sustaining their affection. Notwithstanding the inquiries and questions about them not getting married, they appear to get things done at their own pace.

They demonstrated that their adoration was real carrying a child into the world. Jack Oscar Statham was born in 2017, which should signal that they will undoubtedly stroll down the wedding path sometime soon. After the introduction of her child, Rosie needed to invest some additional time to reduce the baby fat so she could return to work in top form. She often has shown her appreciation and love for her family on Instagram. Bits of gossip rose about a major wedding between them in their California home, however Rosie called them false gossip.


Quick Facts
Birth Date: 26 Jul, 1967
Age: 53 yrs
Citizenship: United Kingdom
Birth Place: Shirebrook
residence: Beverly Hills
Gender: Male
Description: English actor, film producer, martial artist and former diver
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Last Modified: Oct 31 2020
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