Jason Statham

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Statham in September 2011

Jason Statham (born 12 September 1967) is an English actor, producer, martial artist, and former diver on the British National Diving team.

Statham is known for his roles in Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998), Snatch (2000), The One (2001), The Transporter trilogy (2002–08), The Italian Job, 2003, Death Race, Crank (2006), The Bank Job, War (2007), The Expendables (2010), and The Expendables 2 (2014). Many of these roles are as antihero in action movies. He does most of his own stunts.[1]

Statham was born on 12 September 1967 in Shirebrook, Derbyshire, England.[2][3][4] He was raised in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Statham has been partners with Kelly Brook from 1997 until they separated in 2004. Then he was partners with Rosie Huntington-Whiteley since 2010.

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  1. Endelman, Michael 2006. Five Things You Should Know About Jason Statham. Entertainment Weekly. [1]
  2. Khayyat, Oday (January 2009). "Fast Action Hero". NOX. http://www.nox-mag.com/article/Fast+Action+Hero+/. Retrieved 16 November 2010.
  3. "STATHAM, Jason". BFI. 2010. http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/individual/784287. Retrieved 16 November 2010.
  4. Corcoran, Monica (3 September 2006). "Action Bloke". The New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/2006/09/03/fashion/03NITE.html.

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