Jason Statham is an English actor, producer, martial artist, and former diver. Jason Statham is all set to entertain you with his upcoming movie Hobbs and Shaw. Today the actor turns 52 years and once again he has proved that age is just a number. Jason recently shot to fame with his Bottle Cap Challenge that took the internet by storm. Many actors and actresses took to social media to give a glimpse regarding the same.
On the special occasion on his birthday, we take a look at some interesting facts about Jason.
Many are not aware that the actor is well trained in many forms of martial arts. They include Jiujutsu, kickboxing, and MMA. He is considered as one of the top-tier professional MMA athletes of all time.
He is his own stuntman
Jason since he is trained in many forms of martial arts, he also performs many of the stunts by himself. The iconic jump from a jet ski to the rear of a school bus in The Transporter sequel is one of his own stunt that he has performed.
A professional diver
Although a stunt artist, he is also a professional diver too and has secured a twelfth place at the 1992 World Championship.
Some iconic films
Jason Statham has almost appeared in 30 films. His films include Snatch, Bank Job, The Transporter, Crank, and The Expendables. Now to add to the list Hobbs and Shaw is next.
Jason had a childhood friend with a famous football player and actor, Vinnie Jones.