10 Best Action Movie Actors Of All Time
Sylvester Stallone is an athletically built, dark-haired American actor, screenwriter, director, and producer. For over 40 years, movie fans throughout the world have flocked to watch Stallone’s films, making “Sly” one of Hollywood’s most successful box office draws.
On July 6, 1946, Sylvester Stallone was born in…
“You’re the law in town, but I’m the law out here.” Don’t force it. If you push it, I’ll give you a conflict you’ll never forget.” -– ‘Rambo’ John Rambo
Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Who’d have guessed that a boisterous, quick-talking bodybuilder from a small European country would become one of Hollywood’s biggest stars, marry into the famous Kennedy family, amass a fortune via savvy investments, and…
“We can kill it if it bleeds.” -– ‘Predator,’ Dutch
Bruce Willis is a well-known actor and musician who is recognized for playing wisecracking or hard-edged characters in action movies. He has appeared in films that have made more than $2.5 billion USD in total.
Walter Bruce Willis was born in Idar-Oberstein, West Germany, on March 19, 1955.
“I swear to God, Junior, if I make it out of this *beep* case alive, I’m going to do a jig.” –- ‘The Last Boy Scout,’ Joe Hallenbeck
Jason Statham was born in Shirebrook, Derbyshire, to dancer Eileen (Yates) and street merchant and lounge singer Barry Statham. At 1992, he was a member of the British National Diving Team and placed 12th in the World Championships. He’s also worked as a model and a black market salesman…
“Transportation is a highly accurate industry.” -– ‘The Transporter,’ Frank
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Bruce Lee is still regarded as the greatest martial arts film icon and a major influence in contemporary popular culture. It’s debatable if the martial arts film genre would have ever entered and affected mainstream North American and European cinema if it hadn’t been for Bruce Lee and his films in the early 1970s.
“How do I describe my personal style?” It’s been described as “fighting without fighting.” -– From ‘Enter The Dragon,’ by Stan Lee
Walker, Texas Ranger
Fans all across the world know Chuck Norris as the star of action movies like The Hitman (1991), The Delta Force (1986), and Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection (1990). He also appeared in the sequels to Missing in Action (1984), Firewalker (1986), and Sidekicks (1988). (1992). He worked as a manager…
“I’ll beat the crap out of you when I want your opinion.” ‘Code of Silence,’ Eddie Cusack
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Jackie Chan, Hong Kong’s cheeky, beloved, and best-known film star, put in many years of hard effort and several injuries to achieve international recognition following his start in Hong Kong’s frantic martial arts film industry.
On April 7, 1954, Jackie was born Kong-sang Chan on Hong Kong’s famed…
“Drinking offers Herculean power!” says the narrator. –- ‘Legend of the Drunken Master,’ or ‘Drunken Master 2’ Wong Fei-hong
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Jet Li was born in Beijing, China, as Li Lian Jie. At the age of eight, he began studying at the Beijing Wushu Academy (wushu is China’s national sport, primarily a performance version of numerous martial art disciplines). He won five gold medals at the Chinese championships, the first of which he received when he was only 11 years old. He was in his twenties when…
“I am not anyone’s bitch!” “You belong to me.” –- ‘The One,’ Yulaw
Van Damme, Jean-Claude
Van Damme was born Jean-Claude Camille François Van Varenberg to Eliana and Eugène Van Varenberg, an accountant, in Berchem-Sainte-Agathe, Brussels, Belgium. At the age of eleven, “The Muscles from Brussels” began training in martial arts. When his father noticed that his son was struggling, he introduced him to martial arts.
[Throws a man into a vat of liquid nitrogen] “I suppose I should have told him to ‘freeze,'” says the author. -– ‘Timecop’, Max Walker
Rocky IV (actor)
Hans Lundgren was born in Stockholm, Sweden, to Sigrid Birgitta (Tjerneld), a language teacher, and Karl Johan Hugo Lundgren, a Swedish government engineer, and economist. He lived in Stockholm until he was 13 years old when he relocated to Nyland to live with his grandparents.
“I have to break you,” Ivan Drago says in ‘Rocky IV.’