What happened to Bolo Yeung, Van Damme’s eternal rival and icon of martial arts cinema?

Martial arts are making a comeback on the big screen with movies like ‘Shang-Chi’ and on television with shows like ‘Cobra Kai.’ However, in the 1970s and 1980s, the genre was all the rage and viewers loved it. Just look at the number of icons that emerged in those years.

With Jean-Claude Van Damme or Bruce Lee As two of the figures who brought martial arts to the top of Hollywood, the presence of an actor who became an important member of this genre also stands out in history: Bolo Yeung.

Bolo Yeung was one of those actors and martial artists who tried their luck in the movies.