What is it about leading actors and their affinity for Rolex's range of stainless steel sports watches? It almost seems like it's a rite of passage become a famous thespian and then immediately adorn one's wrist with a steel 6263. Whether it's Steve McQueen, Paul Newman (obviously), Daniel Craig … the list just goes on and on. And then there's Hollywood's current "hard man", Jason Statham. Statham loves a vintage steel Rolex, as evidenced by the countless paparazzi photos that have caught the British actor sporting quite a few different iterations of old-school professional models. Perhaps most notably, Statham has, for quite some time, worn an awesome example of the Rolex Explorer II ref. 1655 "Steve McQueen", which is an easy one to spot thanks to its iconic bright orange 24-hour hand. What's more, whether it's clairvoyance or just good taste, Statham has owned this famed timepiece for quite some time before the prices skyrocketed. In addition, Statham has posted several photos of himself on his Instagram wearing a couple of particularly nice variants of the ultimate "hype beast" vintage Rolex, the Paul Newman Daytona, more specifically the aforementioned ref. 6263. The Brit is also rather keen on rocking…

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