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While he was an elite diver, he never qualified for the Olympics. You would think that he is a little too rough around the edges for a modeling career, but think again. After his diving career, Statham started modeling for French Connection.
Probably because an evil mobster cut out his heart and replaced it with a machine, and now he has to shock himself every few minutes. Some spoilers about the plot ahead. Crank 2 is one of those ratshit insane movies that makes me proud to be alive.
The actor, known for playing hard man roles, was once a background dancer in music videos. Jason Statham is unrecognisable in these pre-fame music video roles. He's known for playing a hard man and starring in gangster movies, but before he was famous, he spent time shaking his groove thing in the background of music videos.
Jason Statham is the red hot British export that wasted no time scoring a role in major movies. Since then he has become one of the most popular and bankable action stars working today. Throughout his films you can see Jason shirtless, but in the two Crank movies he does take it all off.
With actor Jason Statham's new giant-shark movie, "The Meg," in theaters this weekend, we've looked back at the action star's filmography to see which of his movies are the best — and worst. Turns out, he's been in a lot of bad movies, at least according to critics. But he's also one of Hollywood's most consistent leading men in action movies, and is synonymous with the genre.
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By Hanna Flint for MailOnline. He's one of the biggest action stars in the world right now, but Jason Statham had a more exotic career in his youth. For the year-old Fast And Furious 7 actor began his camera career as a backing dancer in a couple of electro-pop music videos that have recently been unearthed.
By Kristy Puchko Film August 13, But dude went full-on smoke show in The Meg with one steamy scene that turns the tables on the typical action movie objectification dynamic. And so we celebrate.
EW talked to Statham about these new survival skills, as well as how he endured a shoot with embattled German director Uwe Boll — famous for his craptastic videogame adaptations such as BloodRayne — for the upcoming In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale. And he gets poisoned and it kind of binds with his blood. And the only way to sustain his life is to pump up his heart rate, which raises his adrenaline. Yeah, [my character] Chev Chelios gets very creative on how he can sustain that pulsating heart.