David "Dave" Bautista, also known by his WWE surname, Batista, portrayed Drax the Destroyer in Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Avengers: Infinity War and will reprise the role in Avengers 4 and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.
- Dave Bautista is one of the actors to portray characters for both Marvel Studios and DC Entertainment. He portrayed Aldar in Smallville.
- Dave Bautista previously worked with Vin Diesel in Riddick.
- Dave Bautista previously worked with Peter Dinklage in The Boss.
- Dave Bautista will work again with Sylvester Stallone in Escape Plan 2: Hades and Escape Plan 3.