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Benny Urquidez

Highest Rated:   80% Grosse Pointe Blank (1997)
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Birthplace:   Tarzana, California
AKA "The Jet." Benny Urquidez was raised in a very athletic family. His mother was a professional wrestler and his father a professional boxer, with all of his siblings black belts. He has earned black belts in nine different martial arts and trained in other styles.The Jet decided to pursue full-contact karate as a career in 1974. He achieved a record of over 200 wins and no losses, with 63 title defenses and 57 KOs. He is the only fighter to have retained six world titles in five weight divisions for 24 consecutive years. Returning to the ring in 1993 at age 42, he beat defending champ Yoshihisa Tagami, 25, of Japan for the world light middle weight championship. Now retired, the Jet devotes his time to his acting and movie career. His specialty is training actors for fight scenes. He is also a martial arts instructor who has written four instructional books and has released eight instructional videos. His own unique martial art is called Ukidokan, which means "way of life" and the Jet Center is located in north Hollywood, CA.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
29% It's So Easy and Other Lies
  • Actor
2016
30% War, Inc.
  • flight coordinator
$0.6M 2008
79% 1408
  • Claw Hammer Maniac
$72M 2007
No Score Yet New Gladiators
  • Actor
2002
80% Grosse Pointe Blank
  • Felix La PuBelle
1997
No Score Yet Death Match
  • Himself
1994
54% Diggstown
  • Referee
1992
No Score Yet Bloodmatch
  • Billy Munoz
1991
No Score Yet Martial Law
  • Tong Member
1990
No Score Yet Down the Drain
  • Beggar 2
1989
No Score Yet Dragons Forever (Fei lung mang jeung) (Cyclone Z)
  • Thug
1988
No Score Yet The Kick Fighter
  • Actor
1987
No Score Yet Force - Five
  • Billy Ortega
1981

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Alias
2001-2006
  • Trainer
  • 2002

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