Jason Statham, otherwise known as the guy with the granite face, is one of the most famous and respected actors in the world today. But who is Jason Statham, and what is his career history? Read on to find out!
Born and raised in England, Jason has starred in a wide range of films, from action flicks to romantic dramas. He was born on July 26, 1967.
Jason Statham is one of the world’s most famous and accomplished action movie stars. He is a British actor and has made such an impact in the action-thriller movie genre; and often portrays machiavellian and tough characters.
His career began when he was spotted by Sports Promotions, a company that sports models. He also appeared in Tommy Hilfiger, Griffin, and Levi’s collections during 1996 for their spring/summer lineups. In 1997, Jason was signed on as a French Connection clothing brand model.
The Rise to Fame of Jason Statham
His background in the market inspired his casting in director Guy Ritchie’s crime films Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels and Snatch. The success of these films led Jason to star as Frank Martin in The Transporter trilogy from 2002 to 2008.
Jason established himself as an action icon leading the contemporary resurgence of the action film. However, he has also starred in commercially and critically unsuccessful films. Despite that, Jason has also received praise for maintaining a strong role in the film, with various references to his roles in well-received action films.
He regained success when he starred in the action series The Expendables and the Fast & Furious franchise.
Jason played Deckard Shaw in Fast & Furious 6, Furious 7, The Fate of the Furious, F9, and Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, which he also co-produced.
Here are some of the films where Jason Statham starred:
- The Italian Job
- The Bank Job
- The Mechanic
- Mechanic: Resurrection
- In the Name of the King
- Killer Elite
- Wild Card
His action film, The Meg, has received positive reviews. In the film, Jason stars as the leader of a team of military veterans hired to stop a giant shark from attacking the city of Los Angeles.
Who is Jason Statham’s Wife?
Jason Statham is one of the most recognizable and successful actors of our time. His partner, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, is one of the most beautiful and successful models.
The two of them have one son, Jack Oscar, together.
Jason and Rosie have been in a relationship since 2009 or 2010 and then got engaged in 2016. The couple gave birth to their son in 2017 and currently resides in Beverly Hills, California.
Just recently, in February 2022, they welcomed their second child, Isabella James.
The couple is not yet married, but we’ll update you when details come soon.
Here are the best photos of Jason Statham and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley.
Get to Know Rosie Alice Huntington-Whiteley
Rosie Alice Huntington-Whiteley was born on April 18, 1987. She is an English model and actress known for her work for lingerie retailer Victoria’s Secret as one of their brand “Angels,” for being the face of Burberry’s 2011 brand fragrance Burberry Body, and for her work with Marks & Spencer.
Rosie is known for her role as Carly Spencer in the 2011 film Transformers: Dark of the Moon (Transformers). She is also known for playing The Splendid Angharad in Mad Max: Fury Road.