Hollywood actors are expected to be chameleon-like, versatile in every project. However, some celebrities like Dwayne Johnson are accused of playing the same boring character every time. However, this time fans have added another actor to the list, who happens to be none other than Jason Statham.
Jason Statham, who was criticized for playing similar roles in different films, made the list after the release of the trailer for David Ayer’s film. Beekeeper. Scheduled to release in January 2024, although the film received high praise, fans and netizens criticized Statham for playing the same character again.
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Dwayne Johnson criticized for playing the same roles in different films
Versatility is something that is often expected of actors after several years of experience. However, unfortunately, not all actors turn out to be great performers, as some of them are forced to repeat roles over and over again. Dwayne Johnson, who plays the same boring character, has been accused of being a terrible actor.
Despite being one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood, Dwayne Johnson has been accused of playing the same archetypal action buff role. After leaving his wrestling career behind, Johnson moved into the entertainment industry and within a few years earned his position as a top-notch boxer.
But, unfortunately, according to fans, the actor failed to improve his acting skills. And after that he continued to play the same role again and again in different projects. Despite being paired with interesting co-stars, Johnson remained a polite straight man in most films. But on the plus side, he definitely positioned himself as a charismatic amateur hero.
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Jason Statham is on the list of those who repeat their roles every time
Currently, like Dwayne Johnson, his Fast and furious Co-star Jason Statham is also accused of making the same mistake. Reprising his roles in most projects, Statham came under criticism from fans following the release of his upcoming film with David Ayer. Beekeeper trailer. How Discussion of the film shared the first trailer of the film, fans gathered to criticize the actor.
Feeling disappointed to see Jason Statham follow in Dwayne Johnson’s footsteps and turn into a hard-hitting action hero, netizens criticized the actor on X. Despite being one of the most accomplished action stars in Hollywood, fans feel that his roles are becoming almost indistinguishable from each other.
Another movie where Jason Statham plays Jason Statham
– GM 🇨🇻 (@hibsidnolic) October 4, 2023
Statham becomes a parody of himself
— bidzou (@_bidzou) October 5, 2023
Jason Statham as Jason Statham Playing Jason Statham?
Of course, why not. pic.twitter.com/BgoLBGXNgl
— great monarch (@OneMonarchTwo) October 4, 2023
I’m still waiting for his movie when he’s not playing Jason Statham.
— illusive man (@illusiveSmoove) October 4, 2023
Jason Statham plays the same character in almost every movie. At least he knows what suits him.
— AEOfilms (@aeofilms11) October 4, 2023
Many fans and netizens have noted that Statham’s early works were very different from each other, but in recent years, his films and characters look more similar than ever. Guilty of playing the same archetype role as Johnson, Jason Statham faced criticism despite his successful career.
Beekeeper will be released on January 12, 2024.
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