Statham Wants Daltrey Role

British action man JASON STATHAM harbours a secret desire to play THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY on the big screen. THE TRANSPORTER star idolised the MY GENERATION rocker growing up and still counts Daltrey's turn as ultra-violent villain MCVICAR as one of his favourite films. Statham would even be prepared to take singing lessons to perfect Daltrey's voice - if the part was ever offered to him. He says, "I like Roger Daltrey... He was brilliant in MCVicar. "If I could sing like him, I'd probably have a different career. He's got a great voice. If they do a biopic, maybe they'll choose me. That'll be nice."


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