He was born on the 26th of July in the year 1967, in Shirebrook, Derbyshire. To Jason Statham Barry Statham and Eileen.
Statham have achieved considerable amount in a brief span. He had been a Diver for the British National Diving Team and completed twelfth during the World Championships in 1992. A mold demonstrate, bootleg market businessperson lastly obviously, on-screen character. He got the try out for his introduction part as Bacon in Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998) through French Connection, for whom he was demonstrating.
They turned into a much noteworthy financial specialist in the film and acquainted Jason with Guy Ritchie, who welcomed him to try out for a section in the film by testing him to mimic an unlawful road merchant and persuade him to buy counterfeit adornments. Jason more likely than not been accomplishing something right in light of the fact that after the achievement of Lock, Stock and the two Smoking Barrels in 1998, he collaborated again with Guy Ritchie for the film Snatch in 2000, including co-stars including Brad Pitt, Dennis Farina alongside Benicio Del Toro.
In Turn It Up 2000 and the US music star Ja Rule, trailed by a supporting on-screen character part in the Sci-Fi film Ghosts of Mars (2001), Jet Li's The One, with another screen organization Vinnie Jones in Mean Machine in Guy Ritchie's with Matthew Vaughn's SKA Films. At last in 2002 he was opportuned to get the lead role as Frank Martin in The Transporter (2002).
In the late spring 2003 blockbuster redo of The Italian Job (1969), The Italian Job (2003), playing Handsome Rob.
He is a skillful military craftsman with a foundation in wing chun, karate, kickboxing, he as often as possible displays his own particular tricks, while on set.
All through his profession, Statham has every now and again called for there to be an Academy Award to commend particularly the works of stunt men and ladies, being cited as saying "I think it is an ignored class, particularly considering how much obligation these facilitators have for a portion of the best entertainment in real life motion pictures.
In spite of the fact that he never won a award amid his multiyear plunging profession, Statham contended in the 1990 Commonwealth diversions and verged on vieing for Great Britain in the Olympics at three times: 1988, 1992, and 1996. At each Olympic preliminary, he set third - just two of his kindred kinsmen were taken each time.
He noted, "In spite of the diligent work, the inability to win an award made me more trained, instructed me to center around diligent work and decided me for the accomplishment of my future undertakings.”