Tag: Happy Birthday

Happy Birthday Ray Park!

Happy Birthday Ray Park!

Happy Birthday to Ray Park who turns 40 today! From Wikipedia: Raymond "Ray" Park (born 23 August 1974) is a British actor, stuntman and martial artist, best known for playing Darth Maul in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Toad in X-Men, Snake Eyes in G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra and G.I. Joe: Retaliation, and ...

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Happy Birthday Bob Wall!

Happy Birthday Bob Wall!

Happy Birthday Bob Wall! He's notable for his role as O'Hara from Enter the Dragon, turns 75 today! From Wikipedia: "Wall is a former karate champion. He is featured in a number of films, most notably three appearances with martial arts master Bruce Lee. Bob Wall appeared in the film Way of the Dragon with Lee, ...

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Happy Birthday Michelle Yeoh!

Happy Birthday Michelle Yeoh!

Happy Birthday to Michelle Yeoh who turns 52 today! She's probably known for her most famous part in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. Other notable film releases include Magnificent Warriors, Police Story 3: Super Cop, Wing Chun, Fearless, Tai Chi Master, the James Bond movie Tomorrow Never Dies, The Lady, as well as ...

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Happy Birthday Loren Avedon!

Happy Birthday Loren Avedon!

Happy Birthday Loren Avedon who turns 52 today! He's an American martial arts actor having made a handful of movies as well as appearing in several popular American TV shows such as Baywatch. He is a 5th Dan black belt in Taekwondo and a 8th dan black belt in Hapkido. His most notable acting roles have been in the ...

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Happy Birthday Donnie Yen!

Happy Birthday Donnie Yen!

Happy Birthday Donnie Yen who hits an impressive 51 today! He's a Hong Kong actor, martial artist, film director, producer, action choreographer, and world wushu tournament medalist too! Donnie's best known so far for his role as Ip Man in two hugely successful Ip Man movies with a third on the way. Donnie displays ...

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Happy Birthday Yuen Biao!

Happy Birthday Yuen Biao!

Happy Birthday to Yuen Biao! The amazing martial artist is a mere 57-years old today! He has worked on more than 80 films to date either as an actor, stuntman or action choreographer. He trained at the Peking Opera School with Jackie Chan and Sammo Hung. Here he is demonstrating what he's best known for, incredible ...

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Happy Birthday Dan Inosanto

Happy Birthday Dan Inosanto

Happy Birthday Dan! Today he hits an incredible 78-years old! For those that need an introduction, here's the birthday boy facing off against former teacher Bruce Lee in a deleted scene from Game of Death. http://youtu.be/qO-mMfEbw2s He's a Filipino-American martial arts instructor from California best known as a ...

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Happy Birthday Benny the Jet!

Happy Birthday Benny the Jet!

Happy Birthday Benny! Today he turns 62 and still looks great!  This legend needs no introduction, but for those that don't know him, Benny Urquidez is an American kickboxer, martial arts choreographer and actor. Nicknamed The Jet, Urquidez was a non-contact karate competitor who later pioneered full-contact fighting ...

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Happy Birthday Scott Adkins!

Happy Birthday Scott Adkins!

Happy Birthday Scott Adkins! The British action man is a prime 38-years old today and just keeps getting better! Best known for his roles as Yuri Boyka in Undisputed II and III as well as playing a ninja in Ninja and Ninja: Shadow of a Tear. If you missed our two-part interview with Scott, you can read part 1 here, ...

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Happy Birthday Maggie Q!

Happy Birthday Maggie Q!

Happy Birthday Maggie Q who turns...35 today! You can read our profile of her here. Her most notable work as an actor include the TV series Nikita, as well roles in Mission: Impossible 3, Live Free or Die Hard, Balls of Fury and Naked Weapon. Here's her cage fight from Naked Weapon: http://youtu.be/am0W_5RHsAc One ...

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Happy Birthday Gary Daniels!

Happy Birthday Gary Daniels!

Happy Birthday to Gary Daniels who turns 51 today and doesn't look a day over...30! Well, martial arts keeps one young. He's a martial artist, action actor and fight choreographer. Gary's most notable role was playing Kenshiro in the live action Fist of the Northstar (1995), and he's also appeared in The Expendables, ...

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Happy Birthday Jim Kelly!

Happy Birthday Jim Kelly!

Happy birthday Jim! Well, if Jim was still with us he'd be a spritely 68-years old; sadly he passed away on June 29 2013, dying of cancer. He was an American athlete, actor, and martial artist too who rose to fame in the early 70's. Jim's better known as the character "Williams" in Enter the Dragon. As a result of ...

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