Jason Statham Once Appeared In An Erasure Video In His Pants, Painted Silver

Diver, model, action hero and silver-painted dancer. Is there anything he can't do?

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What's the most remarkable thing about the video for Erasure's 1994 single Run to the Sun? IT'S GOT JASON STATHAM IN IT. And he's painted silver.

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The Stath appeared in a few music videos in the 1990s, after his professional diving career didn't quite take off, as well as modelling for French Connection, one of the ways he was spotted as a potential film star.

Yes really! He makes lots of very serious faces, does some artistic hand movements and at various points dives around a bit.

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This is not how we're used to seeing the Transporter star.

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The video features Statham and another dancer in front of the TV Tower in Berlin, as Erasure singer Andy Bell mimes to what is, frankly, not the greatest Erasure track.