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Gerald Okamura

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Gerald Okamura (born 1940) is an American theatrical martial artist. Gerald started martial arts with judo in 1953. He has practiced kendo, aikido, taekwondo, and he is currently a 5th degree black belt in Kung Fu San Soo (his sensei was Jimmy H. Woo). Gerald is a designer of various types of weaponry that have been featured in dozens of movies and publications across the world. Okamura began doing stunts in 1975, getting his first credited role in 1980. Since then he has appeared in 39 feature films, notably Big Trouble in Little China, Samurai Cop, Samurai Cop 2: Deadly Vengeance, Ninja Academy, 9½ Ninjas!, Ring of Fire, Blade, and G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra. Other roles he's played are Kai-Ogi in Mighty Morphin Alien Rangers, a sensei in Power Rangers Wild Force, and Chao Chong in VR Troopers.


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Born:
In Hilo, Hawaii
Movie/TV Credits:
47
First Appeared:
In the movie The Octagon 1980-08-14
Latest Project:
Movie Awesomely Righteous & Radical 2022
Known For
Poster of G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
Poster of Hot Shots! Part Deux
Poster of Big Trouble in Little China
Poster of Ninja Busters
Filmography
Movie Awesomely Righteous & Radical (segment, "Samurai Cop trailer") (archive footage) 2022
Movie Revenge of the Samurai Cop Raizo 2017-12-29
Movie The Real Miyagi Himself 2015-02-20
Movie Samurai Cop 2: Deadly Vengeance Okamura 2015-10-09
Movie Hellbinders Buddhist Priest 2009-01-01
Movie Confessions of an Action Star Asian member 2009-01-20
Movie G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Hard Master 2009-08-04
Movie Vampire Assassin Master Kao 2005-08-09
Movie SWAT: Warhead One Peter Chiang 2004-02-24
Movie The Circuit 2: The Final Punch Ming Li 2003-07-15
Movie Redemption Kwai Lo 2002-05-28
Movie L.E.T.H.A.L. Ladies: Return to Savage Beach Fu 1998-01-27
Movie Blade Vampire (uncredited) 1998-08-21
Movie Bloodsport III Voice of the Judge (voice) 1996-12-05
Movie Carnival of Wolves Bodyguard #2 1996-01-01
Movie Day of the Warrior Fu 1996-02-14
Movie Mortal Kombat Outworld Warrior (uncredited) 1995-08-18
Movie The Power Within Yung 1995-10-24
Movie The Shadow Tibetan Passenger 1994-07-01
Movie Cage II: The Arena of Death Dr. Wo 1994-12-14
Movie The Dallas Connection Fu 1994-10-02
Movie Hot Shots! Part Deux Corrupt Kick Boxing Referee 1993-05-21
Movie Ring of Fire II: Blood and Steel Garbage Gang Member 1993-03-17
Movie Shootfighter: Fight to the Death Shootfighting Ref 1993-05-05
Movie Full Impact Japanese fighter 1993-06-01
Movie Firepower Fighter 1993-10-25
Movie Fit to Kill Commando 1993-10-27
Movie Shadow of the Dragon Temple Priest 1992-01-01
Movie Deadly Bet Fighter 1992-04-15
Movie Rapid Fire Tau Henchman at Laundry (uncredited) 1992-08-21
Movie American Streetfighter Ogawa 1992-12-28
Movie 9 1/2 Ninjas! Master 1991-01-24
Movie Karate Wars Nakaso 1991-08-07
Movie The Master Demon The Master Demon 1991-06-10
Movie Showdown in Little Tokyo Hagata, the Torturer 1991-08-23
Movie Capital Punishment Henchman (uncredited) 1991-12-21
Movie Samurai Cop Okamura 1991-11-30
Movie Aftershock Fighter (uncredited) 1990-10-05
Movie Time Burst: The Final Alliance Master 1989-01-01
Movie Ninja Academy Chiba 1989-08-17
Movie Big Trouble in Little China Wing Kong Hatchet Man 1986-05-30
Movie Sword of Heaven Third Monk 1985-12-06
Movie Ninja Busters Master 1984-11-09
Movie Angel of H.E.A.T. Hans Zeisel 1983-07-01
Series Falcon Crest Unknown 1981-12-04
Movie The Weapons of Death Chong 1981-07-24
Movie The Octagon Ninja Instructor 1980-08-14