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The Jason Statham Quiz
by Staff
If you like your leading men laconic, capable and ready for a challenge, Jason Statham is probably on your short list of favorites. This action star does serious damage -- at the box office -- without taking himself too seriously in the process.

Statham often plays a reluctant hero. In what major franchise is he cast against type as a truly furious baddie?

  • "Revolver"
  • "The Transporter"
  • "Furious 7"

Statham and director Guy Ritchie have worked together in how many films?

  • two
  • three
  • five

Statham made his comedic debut in what popular motion picture?

  • "Spy"
  • "Snatch"
  • "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels"

In "The Expendables," Statham plays knife expert Lee Christmas. With three "Expendable" films in release and one in production (due out in 2017), how many include Statham's character?

  • two
  • three
  • four

The first "Transporter" film, about a delivery man with very special talents, was released in what year?

  • 2000
  • 2002
  • 2005

Although primarily a movie star, Statham has done voice work. In what video game is he the voice of Sergeant Waters?

  • "Call to Duty"
  • "Grand Theft Auto"
  • "Halo 5: Guardians"

Statham is the voice of Tybalt in what 2011 animated movie?

  • "Gnomeo & Juliet"
  • "Happy Feet Two"
  • "Green Lantern: Emerald Knights"

In which two films did Statham star alongside Ray Liotta?

  • "Revolver" and "Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale"
  • "Snatch" and "The Italian Job"
  • "Crank" and "Death Race"

Statham played the lead in "Crank," a popular action film that resulted in a sequel. Name it.

  • "Crank: High Voltage"
  • "Heart Rate"
  • "Death Race"

In what film franchise did he star with "Sylvester Stallone?"

  • "Fast and Furious"
  • "The Expendables"
  • "Die Hard"

What was Statham's first film?

  • "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels"
  • "The Transporter"
  • "Mean Machine"

Before being discovered by Guy Ritchie and cast in "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels," what was Statham's profession?

  • a model
  • a test driver
  • a doorman

In what breakout film did he star with actors Brad Pitt and Benicio del Toro?

  • "The Italian Job"
  • "The One"
  • "Snatch"

Statham starred in what 2011 remake of a Charles Bronson film?

  • "Death Wish"
  • "The Stone Killer"
  • "The Mechanic"

What was Statham's ride in the 2002 film "The Transporter?"

  • a BMW
  • a Jaguar
  • a Ferrari

Statham's turn in the remake of The Mechanic inspired what 2016 sequel?

  • "Mechanic: Resurrection"
  • "Mechanic: Annihilation"
  • "Mechanic Redux"

Jason Statham co-starred with Jet Li in what type of genre film?

  • political thriller
  • full length anime film
  • martial arts

In the 2015 movie "Wild Card," Statham's character, Nick Wild, is what type of professional?

  • a race car driver
  • a bodyguard
  • a skier

John Bridger and Charlie Croker mastermind a plot to steal $35 million in gold in what film?

  • "The Bank Job"
  • "The Italian Job"
  • "Death Race"

In what film did Jason Statham's diving training come in pretty handy?

  • "The Expendables 3"
  • "The Italian Job"
  • "The One"

What Jason Statham film was a remake of the popular 1975 science fiction film "Death Race 2000?"

  • "Death Race"
  • "Mean Machine"
  • "Drive!"

What was the name of the character he played in "Death Race?"

  • Pachenko
  • Machine Gun Joe
  • Jensen Ames

In the 2006 film "Crank," Chev Chelios (Statham) has to keep his adrenaline levels elevated or what will happen?

  • a bomb will explode
  • poison will kill him
  • his daughter will be executed

In the 2013 film "Redemption," Statham plays the role of Joseph Smith, a drunk and military deserter. What life changing event takes place?

  • He assumes someone else's identity.
  • He has a near-death experience and reforms.
  • He discovers he has a son.

Jennifer Lopez starred with Jason Statham in what 2013 action film about an ethical thief?

  • "The Back-up Plan"
  • "The Boy Next Door"
  • "Parker"

In which science fiction film directed by John Carpenter did Statham play opposite leggy blond actress Natasha Henstridge?

  • "Independence Day"
  • "Mars Attacks"
  • "Ghosts of Mars"

Statham was nominated for a 2016 Broadcast Film Critics Association award in what category?

  • best actor in a comedy
  • best actor in a drama
  • best director

Statham won a Women Film Critics Circle Award in 2006 for his character in "Crank." In what dubious category was his win?

  • most offensive male character
  • most wooden performance
  • most forgettable character in an action film

How old was Statham when he played his first professional role in "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels?"

  • 27
  • 31
  • 35

What's rule one when riding with The Transporter?

  • no smoking allowed
  • keep your mouth shut
  • always wear a safety belt.