Well Go USA and Variance Films have released details of their upcoming release of Donnie Yen’s Legend of the Fist: The Legend of Chen Zhen, which will begin a limited release on April 22, 2011. Click HERE or on the poster below to view a batch of dynamic photos from Legend of the Fist, which … More
Entertainment company RedLever and director Kevin Tancharoen (Fame) today announced that they are teaming up to launch the first-ever original online martial arts competition series, titled The Chosen One. Tancharoen built his online credentials with the YouTube sensation Mortal Kombat: Rebirth, a video short which received more than seven million views its first week online. … More
Billy Chong, whose real name is Willy Dhozen (Willy Dozan), was born February 10, 1957 in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia. His 1981 film Kung Fu Executioner (also known as Shou zhi ao chu, Black Jim Conquers All, and Black Jim va tout casser), co-starring Carl Scott, took place on the mean streets of 1930s Shanghai, … More
Oso Tayari Casel is the founder and director of the Tayari Casel Martial Arts Academy, an institution that researches, demonstrates and spreads the contribution that Africa and China have given to the international martial arts community, while simultaneously furthering the appreciation of contemporary and traditional African and Chinese culture. His studies include cultural and humanitarian … More
Grand Master Ron Van Clief has trained and taught Martial Arts well over 40 years. He has appeared internationally on television and radio demonstrating his art, as well as at many colleges and universities lecturing and presenting the Ron Van Clief 101 curriculum. He holds a black belt or the equivalent in Karate, Ju-Jitsu, Aiki-Jitsu, … More
The more people I meet in the martial arts world, the more I realize the art’s true power. It’s not in the hands or feet, although the men and women involved in its practice are some of the strongest in the world. The true power in the martial arts lies in its ability to transform … More
We’ve conducted six successful interviews so far, including artists, musicians, athletes and film historians. Our next series of interviews will include professional martial artists, and an African American doctor trained in Tae Kwon Do, who’s also a certified acupuncturist. Shooting will take place in New York City, Central & Southern New Jersey, and St. Thomas … More
While putting together an extensive list of theater credits beginning with Community Theater and gradually expanding to Little Theatre, Dinner Theatre, Summer Stock, Regional Theatre, and Tours, David Lamberton taught English for many years – thus his professional career embraces both acting and teaching. Mr. Lamberton has acted in numerous stage and film productions, including … More
Sonia Apolinario is a talented film and video major at New Jersey City University. Ms. Apolinario has worked on numerous independent video productions and produces music in her spare time. Previously, Sonia served with distinction in the U.S. Armed Forces before taking on the challenge of completing her eduction in media.
Born in 1973, Shomari Green – who began composing music at the age of thirteen – has worked “in-house” for the IcreeUPree Management Team, working with such artists as; Imessiah Soul, The Odd Kuple, Story (John Tavar Entertainment), and most recently formed the publishing company Platinum Lollipop with Blaz, after a successful remix co-production of … More
Eric Andrews is a graduate of The New School/Parson’s School of Design. Since that time, he’s remained heavily engaged in the creative community, working on a variety of illustration and cartooning projects.
Shunda Wallace is an accomplished Jazz Singer, Composer, Orchestrator, Film Scorer and Conductor. Ms. Wallace has worked with and toured with some of the top names in Jazz Music, and is currently developing a documentary on her latest composition. You can hear Shunda’s work at shundawallace.com.
For the last decade Alvin Pettit has produced a significant body of work through painting and model making. Highly detailed clay models and meticulously rendered drawings and paintings, have garnered him a body of clientele ranging from individuals to large corporations. Alvin has produced work for companies such as NBC TELEVISION‚ THE GAP‚ TODAY’S BLACK … More
Rene Carson has been involved with media for more than 17 years. He owns and operates By Hand Media, a digital communications firm specializing in all forms of design, including Web Development, Poster Design, Motion Graphics for Advertising, Film & TV, and T-Shirt & Custom Retail Product Design. Mr. Carson has also worked on a … More
The documentary Blvd. Warriors is currently in production, and will be released in early 2012. Stay tuned for updates, as we conduct interviews with martial artists and historians around the United States and across the globe.