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Dave Bautista
Dave Bautista

An American actor and former professional wrestler, mixed martial artist, and bodybuilder. From 2000–2010 and 2013–2014, he was signed to WWE under the ring name Batista, where he became a six-time world champion, winning WWE's World Heavyweight Championship four times and the WWE Championship twice. He holds the record for the longest reign as World Heavyweight Champion at 282 days, and has also won the World Tag Team Championship three times (twice with Ric Flair and once with John Cena) and the WWE Tag Team Championship once (with Rey Mysterio). He was the winner of the 2005 Royal Rumble match and went on to headline WrestleMania 21, one of the top five highest-grossing pay-per-view events in professional wrestling history. When Bautista returned to WWE in 2014, he won the 2014 Royal Rumble match, after which he headlined WrestleMania XXX. In August 2012, Bautista signed a contract with Classic Entertainment & Sports to fight in mixed martial arts. He won his MMA debut on October 6, 2012, defeating Vince Lucero via TKO in the first round. He was representing the Philippines during the fight. Bautista first entered the world of acting in 2006. As an actor, Bautista has starred in The Man with the Iron Fists (2012), Riddick (2013), Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), the 24th James Bond film, Spectre (2015), L.A. Slasher (2015), and in the 2016 Kickboxer reboot, Kickboxer: Vengeance. Bautista reprised his role as Drax in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019). He has also appeared in several direct-to-video films since 2009.

Birthday
1969-01-18 (53 years old)
Place of Birth
Washington, DC, USA
Gender
Male
Also Known As :
Credits
Bushwick
Bushwick (2017)
as Stupe
2048: Nowhere to Run
2048: Nowhere to Run (2017)
as Sapper Morton
Stuber
Stuber (2019)
as Vic
Army of the Dead
Army of the Dead (2021)
as Scott Ward
Wrong Side of Town
Wrong Side of Town (2010)
as Big Ronnie 'B.R.'
Escape Plan 2: Hades
Escape Plan 2: Hades (2018)
as Trent DeRosa
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
as Drax the Destroyer
Marauders
Marauders (2016)
as Stockwell
Heist
Heist (2015)
as Cox
The John Cena Experience
The John Cena Experience (2011)
as Batista (archive footage)
Riddick
Riddick (2013)
as Diaz
Dune
Dune (2021)
as Beast Rabban Harkonnen
Final Score
Final Score (2018)
as Michael Knox
Spectre
Spectre (2015)
as Mr. Hinx
Dune: Part Two
Dune: Part Two (2023)
as Beast Rabban Harkonnen
L.A. Slasher
L.A. Slasher (2015)
as The Drug Dealer #1
Thor: Love and Thunder
Thor: Love and Thunder (2022)
as Drax the Destroyer
Blade Runner 2049
Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
as Sapper Morton
Being James Bond
Being James Bond (2021)
as (archive footage)
Avengers: Infinity War
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
as Drax the Destroyer
WWE Judgment Day 2002
WWE Judgment Day 2002 (2002)
as Deacon Batista
WWE Global Warning
WWE Global Warning (2002)
as Deacon Batista
WWE Money in the Bank 2014
WWE Money in the Bank 2014 (2014)
as (archive footage)
Army of Thieves
Army of Thieves (2021)
as Scott Ward (archive footage) (uncredited)
WWE SmackDown
WWE SmackDown (1999)
as Batista (archive footage)
WWE Raw
WWE Raw (1993)
as Dave Bautista
Chuck
Chuck (2007)
as T.I.
WWE 24
WWE 24 (2015)
as Batista
WWE Raw
WWE Raw (1993)
as Batista
What We Do in the Shadows
What We Do in the Shadows (2019)
as Garrett the Vampire
The View
The View (1997)
as Self
All That
All That (2019)
as Himself
Room 104
Room 104 (2017)
as Raw Dog Avalanche
Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas
Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas
as Scott Ward (voice)
See
See (2019)
as Edo Voss
Marvel Studios: Legends
Marvel Studios: Legends (2021)
as Drax (archive footage)