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Don Wilson

Biography

Globe champion kickboxer who all starred in the Bloodfist martial-arts actions film series. His lengthy set of credits are the Prophet, Hollywood Lives, and Redemption. He previously a solid sports activities record in senior high school, but his sibling still defeated him in fighting techinques fights. He gained 11 Globe Game titles in three fat types among kickboxing, and was inducted in to the hall of popularity of the Globe Kickboxing League this year 2010. He wedded Kathleen Karridene, a film and tv makeup musician. The couple acquired three kids. He starred as the first choice from the Neon Gang in Batman Forever contrary Val Kilmer.

Quick Facts


Date Of Birth February 12, 1945
Died January 5, 1975, Houston, Texas, United States
Place Of Birth Louisiana
Height 1.83 m
Weight 88 kg
Profession Baseball Player
Nationality American
Spouse Lois Corbett, Marusia Radunska, Peggy Kent, Lucy Jane Masterson
Children Aubrianna Wilson, Drayden Wilson, Jonathan Wilson
Siblings Jim Wilson
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Limited Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding New Series
Movies Bloodfist, Ring of Fire 3: Lion Strike, Bloodfist II, Ring of Fire, Bloodfist IV: Die Trying, Bloodfist III: Forced to Fight, Ring of Fire 2: Blood and Steel, CyberTracker, Bloodfist VIII: Trained to Kill, The Martial Arts Kid, Batman Forever, Bloodfist VI: Ground Zero, Night Hunter, Out for Blood, Virtual Combat, Future Kick, The Last Sentinel, Red Sun Rising, Bloodfist VII: Manhunt, Say Anything…, Blackbelt, X-treme Fighter, Terminal Rush, Hollywood Safari, The Scorpion King 4: Quest for Power, Cyber-Tracker 2, The Prophet, Magic Kid, Inferno, Stealing Harvard, Crooked, 18 Fingers of Death!, Redemption, Showdown in Manila, White Tiger, Whatever It Takes, Diamond Cartel, Thank Your Lucky Stars, One More Round, Beyond the Game, Bloodfist V: Human Target, Moving Target, New York Chinatown, King of the Cage: Bad Intentions, King of the Cage: Knockout Nightmare, King of the Cage #5: Cage Wars, Manhunt, Hard Way Out
TV Shows The Jack Benny Program
Star Sign Aquarius

  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
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#Fact
1Inducted into the International Sports Hall of Fame in 2015.
2His favorite movies of his own filmography are Bloodfist (1989), Redemption (2002), and Lion Strike (1994).
3Attended the United States Coast Guard Academy as midshipman from 1972-1973 before dropping out and earning an Associates Degree in electrical engineering at Brevard Community College in Florida.
4Studied Pai Lum kung fu and Goju-ryu karate.
5Thwarted a purse-snatching while attending a martial arts tournament in Reno, NV. Along with fellow martial artists Ronnie Hair and Russ Fokes, Wilson chased down a thief who had snatched an old woman's purse in a hotel and held him in submission until the police arrived.
6Martial Arts titles: 71 wins, 5 losses, 2 draws, 47 KOs, and 6 Kick KO's 2000 ISKA North American Cruiserweight Title 1999 IFK Cruiserweight World Champion 1989 PKA Light-Heavyweight World Champion 1988 ISKA Cruiserweight World Champion 1984 STAR and WKA Super Light-Heavyweight World Champion STAR Career Champion: Highest Rated Kickboxer of All Time Black Belt Hall of Fame and Official Karate Hall of Fame 1983 STAR and WKA Cruiserweight World Champion KICK Light-Heavyweight World Champion 1982 WKC Light Heavyweight World Champion 1980 STAR and WKA Light-Heavyweight World Champion 1979 PKA Middleweight US Champion 1978 PKA MIddleweight Florida State Champion
7Has held 10 world kickboxing titles in 3 different weight classes.
8Three times WKA World Kickboxing Champion


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lion Strike1994Dr. Johnny Wu (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Red Sun Rising1994Thomas Hoshino (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Cyber Tracker1994Eric (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Bloodfist V: Human Target1994VideoJim Stanton (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Ring of Fire II: Blood and Steel1993Johnny Woo (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Out for Blood1992John Decker
Bloodfist IV: Die Trying1992VideoDanny Holt (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Blackbelt1992Jack Dillon (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Bloodfist III: Forced to Fight1992Jimmy Boland (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Future Kick1991Walker (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Ring of Fire1991/IJohnny Woo (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Bloodfist II1990Jake Raye (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection1990Delta Soldier
Born on the Fourth of July1989Corpsman - Vietnam
Bloodfist1989Jake Raye (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Nato per combattere1989Gen. Weber's Aide (uncredited)
Empire of Ash III1989Second Unit Raider
After Death (Oltre la morte)1989Tommy
Alien degli abissi1989Scientist (uncredited)
Say Anything...1989Sparring Partner (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
The Siege of Firebase Gloria1989Patrol Member (as Donald Wilson)
Above the War1989Burnet (as Donald Wilson)
The Firing Line1988Government Soldier (as Donald Wilson)
The Expendables1988Wilson
Saigon Commandos1988Airborne Corp.
Cop Game1988Ludge
Passage to Hell1988
Behind Enemy Lines1987Townshead's Aide
Xue xi Tang Ren Jie1982Actor (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
V-Force: New Dawn of V.I.C.T.O.R.Y.2017filmingMin Jun Lee
Diamond Cartel2017completed
Paying Mr. McGetty2016post-productionShota Kabu (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Death FightercompletedBobby Pau (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Killing the SeedsannouncedSam (rumored)
Marta Steelannounced rumored
The Masters Legacyannounced as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Beyond the Game2016/IIas Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Showdown in Manila2016Dillon (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Enter the Fist and the Golden Fleece2016Master Duck Suck Song (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Underdog Kids2015Judge (as Master Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
One More Round2015Bob Paulson (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
The Martial Arts Kid2015Glen (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
The Whole World at Our Feet2015as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson, unconfirmed
The Scorpion King 4: Quest for Power2015VideoGizzan (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Liberator2012ShortSidewinder (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
The Last Sentinel2007Tallis (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Crooked2006Danny Tyler (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Sci-Fighter2004Jack Tanaka (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Stealing Harvard2002Loach's Friend
Redemption2002VideoJohn Sato Collins (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Blue Shirts2000as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Moving Target2000VideoRay Brock (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Prophet1999VideoJarrid Maddox (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
The Wonderful World of Disney1999TV SeriesTight End
Whatever It Takes1998/IINeil (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
The Infinite Power Workout1998TV SeriesGuest star
Papertrail1998FBI Agent Ryu
Inferno1997Kyle Connors (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Hollywood Safari1997Greg (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Bloodfist VIII: Trained to Kill1996Rick Cowan / George 'Mac' MacReady (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Terminal Rush1996Jacob Harper (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Night Hunter1996Jack Cutter (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Cyber-Tracker 21995VideoEric (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Bloodfist VII: Manhunt1995VideoJim Trudell (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Virtual Combat1995VideoDavid Quarry (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Batman Forever1995Gang Leader (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Bloodfist VI: Ground Zero1995VideoNick Corrigan (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Paying Mr. McGetty2016co-producer post-production
The Martial Arts Kid2015co-producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
The Last Sentinel2007co-producer
Crooked2006co-producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Sci-Fighter2004co-producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Redemption2002Video co-producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Moving Target2000Video co-producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Whatever It Takes1998/IIco-producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Terminal Rush1996executive producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Night Hunter1996co-producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Cyber-Tracker 21995Video co-producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Bloodfist VII: Manhunt1995Video associate producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Bloodfist VI: Ground Zero1995Video associate producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Cyber Tracker1994co-producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Bloodfist V: Human Target1994Video associate producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Ring of Fire II: Blood and Steel1993co-producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Out for Blood1992co-producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Bloodfist IV: Die Trying1992Video associate producer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson

Stunts

Stunts

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ring of Fire II: Blood and Steel1993fight choreographer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Bloodfist IV: Die Trying1992Video fight choreographer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Blackbelt1992fight choreographer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Ring of Fire1991/Ifight choreographer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bloodfist VII: Manhunt1995Video fight choreographer - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Red Sun Rising1994executive in charge of fight action - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Bloodfist III: Forced to Fight1992choreographer: martial arts - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lion Strike1994story - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Out for Blood1992concept - as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Martial Arts Mania2015Video shortHimself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
WWE NXT2015TV SeriesHimself
It Came from Connemara2014DocumentaryHimself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Move of the Day2012-2013TV SeriesHimself
Actors Reporter Interviews2012TV SeriesHimself
Da Pinche Code2012Himself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Talent Watch2012TV SeriesHimself
Actor's Day in LA2010TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Lives2009TV Series documentaryHimself
18 Fingers of Death!2006VideoHimself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
How to Be an Action Star2003VideoHimself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Mass Destruction2002Video documentaryHimself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Modern Warriors2002TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Life in the Cage2001Video documentary as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson
Walker, Texas Ranger2001TV SeriesHimself
Masters of the Martial Arts Presented by Wesley Snipes1998TV Special documentaryHimself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Fight Back: Your Family Guide to Self-Defense1998Video documentary shortHimself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Moesha1997TV SeriesHimself
UFC 11: The Proving Ground1996TV SpecialHimself - Commentator (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
UFC 10: The Tournament1996TV SpecialHimself - Commentator (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
UFC 9: Motor City Madness1996TV SpecialHimself - Commentator (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
UFC 8: David vs. Goliath1996TV SpecialHimself - Commentator (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
UFC: Ultimate Ultimate 19951995TV SpecialHimself - Commentator (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
The Power Within1995VideoHimself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
UFC VII: Brawl in Buffalo1995TV SpecialHimself - Commentator (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Top Fighter1995Video documentaryHimself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
Cinema of Vengeance1994DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Magic Kid1993VideoHimself (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016Best ActorBurbank International Film FestivalBest ActorPaying Mr. McGetty (2016)


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#Quote
1If don't put them where you'll look for them; you put them where you lost them.

#Trademark
1Side kick

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