Hollywood is not lacking of the muscular heros. They are famous actors in action films. In their movies, they present a lot of scenes lethal martial arts which made the audience very admired and loved. Today, in 12 famous martial arts star through movies, let find out who is the most beloved action movie actors of Hollywood.
12. Dwayne Johnson
Dwayne Douglas Johnson, also known as The Rock is a professional wrestler and actor is also well known. He is best known for the WWE wrestler. Johnson has won the WWF / E Championship 7 times. He is regarded as one of the most famous wrestlers in history and can be named in the WWE Hall of Fame in the future.
11. Tom Cruise
This talented actor was 54 years old? With rippling muscles, Tom Cruise originally intended to become a professional wrestler but a knee injury accident broke his dream. At the same time the actor had introduced him and he began to walk on the road movie actor.
10. Tony Jaa
With a passion for martial arts, since the age of 10, Tony had ask his father to go to martial school. Along with the special creation, he gave his kung fu style separately. The unique features of his martial arts show are ultra-fast counterattack and strong in the air. Such counterattack unlikely to find in Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan fell sometime now but it can also be used to escape rather than as Tony Jaa counterattack.
9. Nicolas Cage
Nicolas Kim Coppola (born January 7, 1964),known professionally as Nicolas Cage, is an American actor and producer. He has performed in leading roles in a variety of films, ranging from romantic comedies and dramas to science fiction and action films.
8. Harrison Ford
For his role in the film Indiana Jones, Harrison Ford has left a strong impression in the minds of the audience with a picture very strong and intelligent. He has always shown a heroic style of intellectual style. He usually plays in the action adventure, did not need a stunt, so on his body covered with wounds. Harrison Ford shines not by muscular, but the impression was created by the coldly arrogant style with profound wisdom.
7. Jet Li
After three years of intensive training with Wu Bin, Li won his first national championship for the Beijing Wushu Team. After retiring from Wushu at age 19, he went on to win great acclaim in China as an actor making his debut with the film Shaolin Temple (1982). He went on to star in many critically acclaimed martial arts epic films, most notably as the lead in director Zhang Yimou’s 2002 Hero and the Once Upon A Time in China series, in which he portrayed folk hero Wong Fei-hung.
6. Stephen – Seegel
Perhaps few people know Stephen was exposed to martial arts since he was 7 years old. He is guided by well-known karate master Fumio Demura along with the guidance of the president of Aikido West, United States – Rod Kobayashi. Already the teenager, he had completed the programs aikido, karate, judo and kendo.
5. Jean-Claude Van Damme
4. Jason Statham
Jason is an actor not the handsome face. His series “Transporter” has created a very unique action actor. He emerged with a guy with muscular looks and a poker face who know at least two martial arts.
3. Arnold Schwarzenegger
Since 1970, Arnold has starred in nearly 20 films action. The films he played very popular and influential globally. In which the success of the movie “Terminator 2” has brought about a huge revenue source, so, the film has helped him become one of the actors has the world’s highest income.
2. Sylvester Stallone
If you are a fan of the popular boxing series, Rocky, surely you will know Sylvester Stallone. In 1977, Stallone was nominated for two Academy Awards for Rocky, Best Original Screenplay and Best Actor. He became the third man in history to receive these two nominations for the same film, after Charles Chaplin and Orson Welles. He received critical raves, as well as his first Golden Globe Award and third Academy Award nomination, for reprising the role of Rocky Balboa in Ryan Coogler’s 2015 film Creed.
1. Bruce Lee
Martial arts actor Bruce Lee made kung fu movies with his own style. Also he is the founder of Jeet Kune Do martial arts, and also the first person who made Chinese martial arts widely known throughout the world. He is also the first Chinese actress in Hollywood made the world pay attention to the Chinese martial arts and had a lot of fan in US.