Dave Bautista

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David Michael Bautista, Jr. was born on January 18, 1969 in Washington, D.C., to Donna Raye (Mullins) and David Michael Bautista, a hairdresser. He has Filipino and Greek ancestry. When WCW officials told him he'd never make it in sports entertainment, Bautista pushed himself to achieve his dream of being a Superstar. In May 2002, he made his debut... See full bio »

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 2023 Dune: Part Two (filming)
Glossu Rabban Harkonnen
 2022 Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas (TV Series) (post-production)
Scott Ward
 2022 Little Demon (TV Series)
- Night of the Leeches (2022) ... Baka (voice)
 2021 Army of Thieves
Scott Ward (uncredited)
 2021 See (TV Series)
Edo Voss
- Rock-a-Bye (2021) ... Edo Voss
- The Queen's Speech (2021) ... Edo Voss
- The Truth About Unicorns (2021) ... Edo Voss
- The Dinner Party (2021) ... Edo Voss
- The Witchfinder (2021) ... Edo Voss
 2021 Dune
Glossu Rabban Harkonnen
 2021 Army of the Dead
Scott Ward
 2020 WWE Survivor Series (TV Special)
 2020 Room 104 (TV Series)
Doug 'Raw Dawg Avalanche'
- Avalanche (2020) ... Doug 'Raw Dawg Avalanche'
 2020 Home Movie: The Princess Bride (TV Mini Series short)
- Chapter Four: Battle of the Wits (2020) ... Fezzik
 2020 My Spy
 2019 Escape Plan: The Extractors
Trent DeRosa
 2019 What We Do in the Shadows (TV Series)
- The Trial (2019) ... Garrett
 2019 Avengers: Endgame
 2019 WrestleMania 35 (TV Special)
 2019 Stuber
Vic Manning
 2002-2018 WWE Smackdown! (TV Series)
Batista / Deacon Batista
- Family Affair (2014) ... Batista
- Taking a Stand (2014) ... Batista
- Deal with It, Fella (2014) ... Batista
- YEStle Mania (2014) ... Batista
 2018 Master Z: The Ip Man Legacy
Owen Davidson
 2018 Final Score
 2018 Escape Plan 2: Hades
Trent DeRosa
 2018 Hotel Artemis
 2017 WWE 2K18 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2017 Blade Runner 2049
Sapper Morton
 2017 2048: Nowhere to Run (Short)
Sapper Morton
 2017 Guardians of the Galaxy: Inferno (Music Video short)
Dave Bautista
 2017 Bushwick
 2016 The #Hashtagged Show (TV Series)
Dr. Jason Rush
- Man Who Crushes Monday (2016) ... Dr. Jason Rush
- Pitch Slapped (2016)
 2016 WWE 2K17 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2016 Kickboxer: Vengeance
Tong Po (as David Bautista)
 2016 Marauders
 2016 The Boss
Chad (uncredited)
 2015/III Heist
Jason Cox
 2015 WWE 2K16 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2015/I Spectre
 2015 TripTank (TV Series)
Delivery Guy
- Short Change (2015) ... Delivery Guy (voice)
 2015 L.A. Slasher
The Drug Dealer #1
 2014 WWE 2k15 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2014 WrestleMania XXX (TV Special)
 2013 WWE 2k14 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2013 WWE: Triple H - Thy Kingdom Come (Video)
 2013 Riddick
 2012 The Man with the Iron Fists
Brass Body
 2011 WWE '12 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2010 WWE: Top 50 Superstars of All Time (Video)
 2010 WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2011 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2010 Chuck (TV Series)
- Chuck Versus the Couch Lock (2010) ... T.I.
 2010 WrestleMania XXVI (TV Special)
 2010 Wrong Side of Town (Video)
Big Ronnie 'B.R.' (as David Bautista)
 2009 WWE: Batista - I Walk Alone (Video)
 2009 My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done
Officer, San Diego Police Department S.W.A.T Team (as David Bautista)
 2009 WWE Live in the UK: April 2009 (Video)
 2009 Neighbours (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5719 (2009) ... Batista (as WWE Superstar Batista)
 2009 WWE Live in the UK: November 2008 (Video)
 2008 WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2009 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2008 WWE Live in the UK: April 2008 (Video)
 2007 WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2008 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2007 WrestleMania 23 (TV Special)
 2006 WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2007 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2006 Smallville (TV Series)
- Static (2006) ... Aldar (as Batista)
 2006 ECW on Sci-Fi (TV Series)
- ECW on Sci-Fi #8 (2006) ... Batista
 2006 Relative Strangers
Wrestler (uncredited)
 2005 WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2006 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2005 WWE Day of Reckoning 2 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2005 Summerslam (TV Special)
 2005 WrestleMania 21 (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2005 WWE Hall of Fame 2005 (Video)
 2005 WWE Byte This! (TV Series)
- Main Event Mania! (2005) ... Batista
 2003-2004 WWE Sunday Night Heat (TV Series)
- WWE Sunday Night Heat #325 (2004) ... Batista
- Episode dated 13 June 2004 (2004) ... Batista
- WWE Sunday Night Heat #301 (2004) ... Batista
- WWE Sunday Night Heat #277 (2003) ... Batista
- WWE Sunday Night Heat #233 (2003) ... Batista
 2004 WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2004 WWE Day of Reckoning (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2003 WWE SmackDown! Here Comes the Pain (Video Game)
Batista (voice)
 2003 WrestleMania XIX (Video Game)
 2002 WWE Global Warning Tour: Melbourne (Video)
 2002 WWE Velocity (TV Series)
Deacon Batista
- WWE Velocity #5 (2002) ... Deacon Batista
- WWE Velocity #2 (2002) ... Deacon Batista
 2002 OVW: Wrestling's Future Stars (Video)
 2001 OVW: Christmas Chaos (Video)
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TV commercial: Nissan with Eugene Levy, Catherine O' Hare, Danai Gurira, and Brie Larson

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Alternate Names:

Dave Batista | WWE Superstar Batista | Batista | David Bautista


6' 2¾" (1.9 m)


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Bautista (Mullins), Donna Raye | Bautista, David Michael


Bautista, Donna Raye (sibling)

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Personal Quote:

I never excelled at one sport or had a very strong passion for anything other than wrestling and bodybuilding. See more »


In June 2008 he received several stitches in his scalp for injuries sustained in a head-on skull butt from Edge on "Monday Night RAW: 2008 Draft". On the 29th of that month, he again faced Edge on "Night of Champions". See more »


Smart dress and general appearance. In a similar style to the Four Horsemen of the 1980s See more »


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