David Bautista starred as ‘Drax the Destroyer’ in the Marvel feature Guardians Of The Galaxy appearing opposite Chris Pratt, Benicio Del Toro, Bradley Cooper and Zoe Saldana. The sequel will begin production in 2016 with a May 2017 release date.
Bautista has recently shot the independent films Warrior’s Gate produced by Luc Besson and Heist starring opposite Robert De Niro and Jeffery Dean Morgan which can be seen in theatres November 2015.
A former professional wrestler and mixed martial artist Bautista is best known for his time in World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), where he was a six-time world champion and an international spokesman for the organization. David retired from the WWE to focus on his acting career in mid-2010.
Past film credits include Universal’s Riddick and The Man With The Iron Fists. Past TV credits include Chuck, Headcase, and Smallville.