Jason Statham Bio, Height, Weight, Wife, Age, Wiki, Net Worth, Facts

Jason Statham is an English actor who is most widely recognized for his roles as Frank Martin in The Transporter trilogy, Lee Christmas in The Expendables franchise and Deckard Shaw in Fast and the Furious franchise. Having started his professional career as a model featuring in ad campaigns and commercials, Statham is today one of the leading and the most bankable actors in Hollywood. He has starred in a number of heist and action films such as Crank, War, The Bank Job, The Mechanic, and Spy.

Birth Name

Jason Statham

Nickname

Jay

Profession

Actor, Producer

Nationality

British

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Jason Statham was born on July 26, 1967 in Shirebrook, Derbyshire, England, UK.

Age

He is currently 51 years old.

Sun Sign

Leo

Ethnicity

White

Religion

Agnostic

Education

Jason attended a local grammar school since the age of 11 where he played football for the school team.

Family Details

Jason Statham was born to Eileen (née Yates), a dancer, and Barry Statham, a street seller and lounge singer. He has a brother named Lee Statham.

Marital Status

Engaged

Spouse / Partner

Jason Statham has been in a relationship with  model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley since 2010. They got engaged in January 2016. The couple welcomed their first child, a son, Jack Oscar Statham, on 24 June 2017.

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Jason Statham

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 10 inches
  • In centimeters – 178 cm
  • In meters – 1.78 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 84 kg
  • In Pounds – 185 lbs

Body measurements

  • Measurements – 48-16-34
  • Chest  – 48 inches
  • Biceps – 16 inches
  • Waist – 34 inches

Body Build

Athletic

Eye Color

Hazel

Hair Color

Dark Brown (Bald)

Shoe Size

He wears a size 10 (US) shoe.

Sexuality

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Masculine Body
  • Gravelly voice

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

Jason Statham made his onscreen debut in 1998 playing Bacon in the British-American crime drama film, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.

Television Debut

Jason hasn’t yet appeared in any television production, however, he participated in the the talk show, Late Night with Conan O’Brien in 2002.

Famous For

His portrayals of Frank Martin in The Transporter trilogy, Lee Christmas in The Expendables franchise and Deckard Shaw in Fast and the Furious franchise.

Brand Endorsements

He has appeared in a number of TV commercials for French Connection, Kit Kat, Tommy Hilfiger, and Levis.

Jason Statham Net Worth

Jason Statham has an estimated net worth of $50 million. He lives with his family in Beverly Hills, California.

Social Media Profiles

Jason has a large following on social media, and he has over 18 million followers on Instagram and 53 million followers on Facebook as of November 2018.

Jason Statham

Jason Statham Facts

He started training in martial arts as a younger boy. He is an accomplished diver as well. He was a member of Britain’s National Diving Squad for twelve years competing on the 10-meter platform and the 3-meter springboard. He finished 12th in platform diving in the 1992 World Championships.

As a child, he had decided not to follow his father’s footsteps in selling products around the streets. However, he was forced to sell fake perfume and jewellery on street corners for a living before gaining prominence in creative industry.

He worked as a model in the early days of his career, modeling for leading brands as well as appearing in TV commercials.

He got his break when Ritchie cast him to star Bacon in his 1998 crime comedy thriller Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels after learning his past history working as a black market salesman.

As an avid footballer, Statham is a huge fan of Nottingham Forest Football Club.

He was inducted into the International Sports Hall of Fame in 2014.

Jason enjoys wakeboarding, jet skiing, wind surfing, and rock climbing.

Statham drove off the road in a truck due to a brake malfunction into the Black Sea while filming on location in Varna, Bulgaria for The Expendables 3.

He cites Stallone, Bruce Lee, Paul Newman, Steve McQueen, and Clint Eastwood as his inspirations.

 

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