Gerald Okamura

Born in Hilo, Hawaii in 1940. 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. Gerald is a designer of various types of weaponry that has been featured in dozens of movies and publications across the world. In his first TV role, he was casted as a Shaolin Monk alongside David Carradine in the TV series Kung Fu. His first Movie role was with James Caan, Bo Hopkins, & Burt Young in a movie called Killer Elite. A veteran actor with a 40 year career in the entertainment industry, Gerald has played an assortment of characters ranging from Yakuza, to Vampires, to bad Elvis Impersonators, to you name it!
 
Although laughingly, Gerald is still looking to be casted as a leading man in a Romantic feature.

 

Filmography

 Big Trouble in little China  Ninja Academy
 Showdown in Little Tokyo  Mortal Kombat
 Blade  The Octagon
 Rapid Fire  Killer Elite
 G.I. Joe  The Shadow
 Lethal Weapon  Jade
 For Life or Death  Master Demon
 Weapons of Death  The Power Within
 The Sword and the Sorcerer  Timeburst
 Fit to Kill  Day of the Warrior
 Hellbinders  Vampire Assassins