Legends of Action: Gary Busey

Laugh if you will. (And… ok, I will a little too.) But like it or not, Gary Busey would have to be considered an Action Legend. Want a little proof? Coming right up! It all began in 1987, with an ambitious action film that wo...
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Legends of Action: John Woo

BirthDate: 1 May 1946 I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to write this dedication to arguably the greatest action director of all time. John Woo has directed so many classic action movies: Hard Boiled, The Kill...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Legends of Action: Mel Gibson

BirthDate:  January 3, 1956 Mel Gibson first rose to fame as “Mad Max” Rockatansky but would go on to be known for another role as the “Lethal Weapon” Martin Riggs. Gibson started his action career off...
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Legends of Action: Michael Dudikoff

BrithDate: October 8, 1954 If ever there’s a man who NEEDS to be in Expendables 3, it’s Mr. Dudikoff. The American Ninja himself was actually a model before he became an actor and started off doing a fashion show in...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Legends of Action: Mark Dacascos

BirthDate: 26 February 1964 Mark Dacascos became an actor after being discovered walking down the street in San Francisco’s Chinatown by Chris Lee and Rexall Chin for director Wayne Wang. Though his first scenes en...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Brian Bosworth: An Underrated Badass

During the 90’s two of my go-to action movies were Stone Cold and One Tough Bastard (One Man’s Justice I believe it’s called in North America). I really liked Brian Bosworth on-screen as he came across as stra...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Legends Of Action: Steve James

For those who see the name Steve James next to the word Legend, you know exactly why this needs to be written. For those who are unfamiliar with the man…..i cannot help you. Only God can cleanse you of your sins. Perhaps ...
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Legends of Action: Nicolas Cage

People don’t usually connect Nicolas Cage with the action genre. Being the son of a Coppola, he obviously doesn’t have much in the way of action cred. We connect Cage with quirky comedies or the occasional batshit c...
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Legends of Action: Michael Biehn

BirthDate: July 31, 1956 If you don’t know who Michael Biehn is then don’t consider yourself an action fan. He has been in too many films for me to go into here so I’ll just mention a few choice favourites. To me he was t...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Legends of Action: Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

BirthDate: May 2, 1972 I know, he hasn’t done THAT many action movies but he’s been in enough to earn the “LEGENDARY” status. Dwayne’s roles in The Rundown, Faster, Walking Tall, The Scorpion King,...
by Eoin Friel