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Looking good and feeling good go hand in hand. If you have a healthy lifestyle, your diet and nutrition are set, and you're working out, you're going to feel good.

Looking good and feeling good go hand in hand. If you have a healthy lifestyle, your diet and nutrition are set, and you're working out, you're going to feel good.

I've come from nowhere, and I'm not shy to go back. ---->>>

Your body is like a piece of dynamite. You can tap it with a pencil all day, but you'll never make it explode. You hit it once with a hammer: Bang! Get serious. Do 40 hard minutes, not an hour and half of nonsense. It's so much more rewarding. ---->>>

One of the toughest guys in the world is Randy Couture - he is the true epitome of what a tough guy is. ---->>>

When I'm getting ready for a movie, let's just say my diet is 'The Antisocial Diet.' I don't go to restaurants. I don't eat what I really want to eat. I don't eat much. I eat small things frequently. Lots of protein and greens. And I don't eat with people, because there's a tendency to get social and then to overeat.

When I'm getting ready for a movie, let's just say my diet is 'The Antisocial Diet.' I don't go to restaurants. I don't eat what I really want to eat. I don't eat much. I eat small things frequently. Lots of protein and greens. And I don't eat with people, because there's a tendency to get social and then to overeat.

If you got a good imagination, a lot of confidence and you kind of know what you are saying, then you might be able to do it. I know a lot of colorful characters at home that would make great actors.

If you got a good imagination, a lot of confidence and you kind of know what you are saying, then you might be able to do it. I know a lot of colorful characters at home that would make great actors.

I'm enthusiastic and ambitious, and I work hard. ---->>>

I love to get behind the wheel and get competitive. ---->>>

Once you expose your private life, if you give one little bit, the floodgates are open and everyone's got a free range for you. ---->>>

We were diving in caves. It wasn't totally safe. ---->>>

I'm certainly not Tom Cruise or Brad Pitt. ---->>>

People take chances every now and then, and you don't want to disappoint them. ---->>>

The fight training was very extensive, a lot of stretching, a lot of coordination of balance exercises. ---->>>

And if people come up and say they like the movies you're in, it's a great compliment. ---->>>

I love Tony Jaa. He's one of the best and most capable martial arts stuntmen in the world. ---->>>

I think being a competitive diver for years helps you focus and dedicate yourself to what's needed. ---->>>

In Hollywood, people get reputations, just rumors that are passed down. ---->>>

Jet was very busy. I've been inspired by a lot of his movies. ---->>>

And it was a great experience, you know, to travel the world and compete at a certain level. It teaches you discipline, focus, and certainly keeps you out of trouble. ---->>>

The insurance of working with a big, already successful franchise just gives you the chance to do other things on a more personal level. ---->>>

Well, I'm used to rubbing shoulders with crooks and criminals. ---->>>

I used to play a lot of racket sports, tennis and squash. ---->>>

I'm not as big a soccer fan as people might imagine, being British. ---->>>

Me in a cape? I don't fancy that. Tight tights? Nah! I don't think that's right for me. I just respond more to true stories; that's my flavour. ---->>>

People like to pigeonhole you. ---->>>

I'm more into MMA than any other sport. I watch a lot of the UFC fights. I have since it first came onto the scene. ---->>>

I've never been one to run around in Speedos on the beach. ---->>>

People like 'Crank,' some people like 'Redemption.' I'm just happy to do things that satiate a different part of me, that test me a little bit. ---->>>

The oil sequence was about two or three days. It was very cold and was snowing. ---->>>

I endured many weeks of it, but I had a big background in martial arts and fighting as a kid, so kind of all the problems got brushed away and I was ready. ---->>>

Musclemen grow on trees. They can tense their muscles and look good in a mirror. So what? I'm interested in practical strength that's going to help me run, jump, twist, punch. ---->>>

Some of my favorite movies are action movies. You want something good to say. That comes from good writing. But writing is not a skill I possess, unfortunately. ---->>>

I go to this gym full of stunt men. There aren't any TVs or treadmills there. This is a spit-and-sawdust kind of place. It has a lot of great training aids - trampolines and bags and every weapon ever invented to do harm to a human being. If you want to know how to throw a knife, it's great. ---->>>

If someone's got a fear of heights, they'd probably say, well, hanging off a helicopter at 3,000 feet above downtown L.A. would be the scariest. For me, that's a day's work, something I was very happy to do. ---->>>

I like fashion. My mum was a dressmaker, believe it or not, so the consequence of that was that all my clothes were homemade, and I looked like a terrible mess until I was old enough to buy my own. But I love good tailoring. ---->>>

I think we're all sensitive; everyone has a certain way about themselves that people don't like to let their emotions out too often. I think people tend to suppress them and hold them in, so I think there's a bit of that in me. ---->>>

It's street theater. You have to make it entertaining so people don't get bored and walk away. ---->>>

I suppose that's the European way, dangerous and hairy. ---->>>

I've been unfortunate enough to be working, and recovering from a few injuries now and again. ---->>>

Look at someone like Edward Norton. A truly phenomenal actor. He's definitely went to school and trained. ---->>>

Action comedy, if you can get it right, it is, for me, a particularly brilliant genre. It really is. ---->>>

A kid is something precious, and you want to protect it and keep it fun. I'm not a dad, but I've seen people and how they behave with their kids. ---->>>

I just gravitate to those more testosterone-filled sort of parts than me playing something a bit more fairy-like. ---->>>

I'm a big Bruce Lee fan, and if I saw Bruce Lee try to be some namby-pamby lawyer, I'd want my money back. ---->>>

I'm prepared to take risks. And every movie that I do is a risk. No one knows what the movie is going out turn out like. ---->>>

The thing about the UK is we don't really make that many great movies. ---->>>

When I go to the cinema I watch all different kinds of films. ---->>>

Every actor has a strength, and sometimes you just respond to things that you see yourself better at. I'm aware of what I can and can't do. ---->>>

I pick up a lot of stuff from them, but I don't think there's any great trick to acting. ---->>>

I'm not a method actor; I hope you know that! ---->>>

It's something I never dreamed I'd be doing, making movies. ---->>>

My father used to run auctions. He's now a singer in the Canary Islands. ---->>>

A franchise is dictated on the success of doing one film right, so if you can get it done correctly, you've got a chance of something else, but sometimes it just doesn't work that way. Ideally, it's insurance for the future; if you can do something, if you can find a character that people really do like, then you're very lucky. ---->>>

A lot of actors are frustrated because they want to do things that are different and test themselves. Character actors are always looking for something the opposite of what they did. ---->>>

A lot of the TV shows, they do long hours, and they do a lot of days, and you don't get a lot of time. But the good thing is, if you get one that's made in L.A., or made in a place you want to be, you get to go home every night. ---->>>

It's not like I'm dying to do work that's taken seriously, and I'm not looking to become a thespian. It's not what I'm looking for; I'm just looking to do quality work. ---->>>

Guy Ritchie, he thinks going to drama school is the worst thing in the world. ---->>>

In L.A., it's very hard to have some kind of conscience of some style out there. The weather's too hot; there's no seasons. ---->>>

A lot of action movies today seem to have scenes that just lead up to the action. ---->>>

We're trying to make a movie that's interesting. ---->>>

Without doing the big blockbusters, I wouldn't be able to find the money to go after little projects that I want to do. ---->>>

I know, a lot of the films I've done, it's obvious I'm going to beat up six guys and just walk out the door. There's not a lot of motivating factors - it's just action for the sake of action. ---->>>

Some of my best experiences are with writer/directors. Guy Ritchie is one. I feel they have a clearer view of what they want to do. They haven't got to try and interpret someone's writing; it's all theirs. I really admire that. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: 09-12, 1972
Birthplace: Shirebrook, Derbyshire, England
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Occupation: Actor
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Jason Statham ( STAY-thəm; born 26 July 1967) is an English actor, former model and competitive diver. Statham is known for his roles in the Guy Ritchie crime films Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998), Snatch (2000), and Revolver (2005). He has also appeared in films such as the action thriller The Transporter trilogy (2002–2008), the heist film The Italian Job (2003), the black comedy-action film Crank (2006), the action film War (2007), the science fiction action thriller Death Race (2008), the crime film The Bank Job (2008), and the action series The Expendables (2010–14) (wikipedia)