When it comes to playing on-screen crooks, some Hollywood actors can compete Jason Statham. Whether a hero or a villain, in comedy or drama, the one thing you can always be sure about Statham’s character is that he will be a super-confident masculine man who, in his own way, is on the threshold of arrogance. Used to reach
In a recent interview with Elle, Statham’s wife, actress and model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley It was revealed that the actor’s onscreen personality expected him to behave in a certain way personally, and was pleasantly surprised to find a more grounded man in real life when he first met.
“The fact that you just brought me up I missed the first evening I ever met [Jason] And spent time with him. I remember the next day I was calling my friend and just like, ‘Wow, he is not so unexpectedly, which I thought he would be. He is very grounded and polite, he is really fun and charismatic and energetic. ‘Those were all things I wasn’t expecting about him and attracted me to him. “
It would have been difficult for fans to imagine Statham as a “fun” guy when the actor first broke up with him Transporter Series of action films. But later in his career, with films like The Expendables, Spy, And Boobs and Shaw, Statham has shown an unexpectedly brilliant comedic side, ready to poke fun at his own alpha male personality to get a laugh.
Statham’s grounded approach to fame and luck can be attributed to his life before he was knocked into Hollywood. The actor previously worked on a series of odd jobs and odd career options, from a competitive diver selling stolen jewelry. According to Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, coming to life Statham appreciates what they have now.
“He knows the value of a pound. And he understands how hard you get … He didn’t work until he was well into his thirties, so he had this big part of life where He was a painter and decorator and he was at the door of clubs and he was at the market stall, business… so he has got that real ground and I love the fact that he will pass with our child as well. “
The colorful life that Statham led before Hollywood gives the actor a performance with a sense of realism that few other action stars can imitate. He will be seen further Man’s wrath, Where he will play the role of a cash truck security guard, who draws his own thief in the middle of an heir to dispose of an old score.
Directed and co-written by Guy Ritchie, Man’s wrath Jason Statham, Holt McCulney, Jeffrey Donovan, Josh Hartnett, Laz Alonzo, Raul Castillo, DeBoya Opari, Eddie Marsan and Scott Eastwood. It opens in theaters on 7 May. This news was first published in Elle magazine.