Curiosities Of Jason Statham
Action film is a really special genre. True, it is not usually well-recognized by critics, but it has an immense amount of fans who adore the stars of those films. In the last years, it has been solidifying in our screens an actor subscribed to this genre that is incapable of disappointing anyone.
We talk, of course, about the great Jason Statham. The interpreter, after being model, was made known on the big screen by the hand of the famous Guy Ritchie. After that and with a lot of effort, it seems that Statham’s career has only risen, on a very enjoyable path of car chases and spikes tipped.
The actor, as usual, is still really busy, and has several outstanding projects that are sure to delight all fans. Among them, special attention must be paid to ‘Mechanic: Resurrection’, the sequel to the 2011 film. Statham, after a career of success, deserves a tribute.
You could say that Jason Statham is a hustler and he has done everything until he gets to where he is now. To the delight of all the action movie fans, the road that has followed has led him to become that great star he is now. Before accumulating money, however, the man made a living selling fakes of goods through the streets of London with his father.
Detractors of the actor may criticize many things about him, but no one can say that Jason Statham is not in shape. And it is that it has always been, because its successive works required it. The interpreter represented Britain for 12 years on a diving board, and came to be number twelve in the world ranking in platform jump in 1992.
The excellent physical condition that the actor enjoys and his skills as a martial arts fighter have also allowed him to do things that not all performers do. And Jason Statham usually performs almost all of his own dangerous scenes. In addition, it is a great defender of that the specialists in this type of scenes have their own category in the Oscars.
There is no doubt that ‘Transporter’ was for Jason Statham a saga that helped him to reach the top, and to be recognized worldwide. In these films, the actor also loves to shoot his own chase scenes by car. However, in his younger years he was not so skilled, because he suspended his driving test several times because of the bad habits he had acquired driving illegally for his father.
Although action film fans enjoy their films a lot, Jason Statham himself does not usually consider them big tapes, and jokes that he could never win an Oscar by doing that kind of product. The actor could have played ‘Hitman’ in the 2007 film; A work that did not receive too many positive opinions either from the public or the critic. Finally, it starred Timothy Olyphant after leaving also the project Vin Diesel.
Making your own dangerous scenes is obvious that has its risks, and is that Jason Statham has been on the verge of dying several times for his bravery in front of the cameras. Perhaps one of the best remembers is a scene from ‘The Mercenaries 3’, in which the interpreter was driving a truck of great proportions. However, the brakes failed and had to plunge into the Black Sea at great depth. His skills as a diving expert saved him from a death underwater.