See also: Norris
BiographyNative of Kansas City, in Oklahoma, Carlos Ray Norris has two younger brothers, of which one is the Hollywood producer Aaron Norris. His/her parents are both of stocks Indian (Cherokee) and Irish.
Whereas it is only twelve years old, his/her parents divorce and it moves in California with his mother and her brothers. It is there that it finishes its studies with the college and Marie quickly with her boyfriend, Diane Holechek. After its marriage, it joined the US Air Force and is sent to make its military service at the base of Osan, in South Korea. It is there that it acquires the nickname of Chuck and that it starts to learn the Tang Soo Do.
It goes back then to the United States, in the base of March, to California. It finishes its services with the army in August 1962 without to have taken share with another combat which drives of the base.
It has a black belt in Tang Soo Do, Tae Kwon Do, and is the founder of the Chun Kuk Do (" The way universelle"). It also practiced the Judo, the Karaté and the Ju-jitsu. He is the founder of UFAF (United Fighting Arts Federation).
On its return, he works for the company Northrop and opens a school of karate attended by many celebrities, of which Steve McQueen. His/her Mike son is born in 1963 follow-up by his Dina daughter in 1964 and on a second wire, Eric in 1965. The year 1964 marks a turning in the life of Chuck Norris: it meets the soon famous Bruce Lee which will insert Chuck in the history of the cinema of action and martial arts by giving him a supporting role mythical the the Fury of the dragon in 1972. In spite of a friendship posted between the two men, it seems however that their relations were sometimes tumultuous.
In 1968, Norris becomes champion of Karate in average the weight category, and in 1969, it gains to it triple crown in karate for the record of the tournaments gained in the year, and " titrates it; combatant of the année" for the Black Belt Magazine . It is in 1968 qu ' it begins with the cinema, in The Wrecking Crew . In 1970, his/her younger Weiland brother dies to Vietnam: Chuck will dedicate later its film Portés disappeared to him . In 1972, he plays with Bruce Lee in the fury of the dragon , and in 1974, McQueen encourages it to take courses of dramatic art with the MGM Studio, under the cane of Jonathan Harris.
It then connects successes with series of films like Invasion the USA , Delta Forces and Portés disappeared .
After thirty years of marriage, Norris and Holechek divorce. In 1990, Norris founded the association Kick Drugs Out off America, re-elected since KICKSTART.
But at the end of the Years 1980, Norris does not fill the rooms as much any more, and the Canon films, at the origin of its films is repurchased by the MGM after its bankruptcy. It turns then to television while launching out in the series Walker, Texas Ranger in 1993. This series is a success: it hopes nine seasons and continuous to be diffused on very many chains throughout the world.
In 1998, it was remarié with the old mannequin Gena O' Kelley which gave him twins in 2002: Dakota Alan Norris, a boy, and Danilee Kelly Norris, a girl.
- George W Bush quoted it like its preferred actor.
- In 1997, it obtains one 8th daN (degree) in Taekwondo, which comprises ten of them. This distinction hoists it with the rank of Large Master and never before was not allotted to a Westerner.
- In 2006, Chuck Norris gained Strike Force Award.
- In November 2006, it went to Iraq to support the troops.
- On the CNN chain, in the emission Hannity & Colmes , Chuck Norris interviewed Timz, a Iraqi Rap fear.
- Chuck Norris became with her body defending a Even on Internet. Courts Aphorisme S allot superhuman qualities and to him humorous, to caricature the strong and virile heroes whom he played cinema. See the article Chuck Norris Facts.
Catalog of films
- 1969: The Wrecking Crew , of Phil Karlson
- 1972: Fury of the dragon ( long Meng guojiang ), of Bruce Lee
- 1973: The Student Teachers , of Jonathan Kaplan
- 1974: Slaughter in San Francisco , of Lo Wei
- 1977: Breaker! Breaker! , of Gift Hulette
- 1978: the Commando of the black tigers ( Good Guys Wear Black ), of Ted Post
- 1979: has Force One off, of Paul Aaron
- 1980: Fury of the Juste ( The Octagon ), of Eric Karson
- 1981: Year Eye for year Eye , of Steve Carver
- 1982: Horror in the city ( Silent Rage ), of Michael Miller
- 1982: the Executor of HongKong ( Forced Revenge ), of James Fargo
- 1983: Eye for eye ( Lone Wolf McQuade ), of Steve Carver
- 1984: Reported missing ( Missing in Action ), of Joseph Zito
- 1985: Reported missing 2 ( Missing in Action 2: The Beginning ), of Lance Hool
- 1985: foul weather for a cop ( Code off Silence ), of Andrew Davis
- 1985: Invasion the U.S.A. , of Joseph Zito
- 1986: The Delta Forces , of Menahem Golan
- 1986: Firewalker , of J. Lee Thompson
- 1988: Reported missing 3 ( Braddock: Missing in Action III ), of Aaron Norris
- 1988: Hero ( Hero and the Terror ), of William Tannen
- 1990: Delta Forces 2: The Colombian Connection , of Aaron Norris
- 1991: the secret Weapon ( The Hitman ), of Aaron Norris
- 1992: Sidekicks : of Aaron Norris, Beautiful Bridges, Mako, Jonathan Held up, Joe Piscopo
- 1993: Walker, Texas To arrange ( Walker, Texas To arrange ), of Christopher Canaan, Leslie Greif and Paul Haggis (televised series)
- 1993: Wind in the Wire (TV)
- 1994: Walker Texas To arrange 3: Deadly Meeting , of Michael Preece
- 1994: Hellbound , of Aaron Norris
- 1995: Signal Dog , of Aaron Norris
- 1996: Lords off Tanglewood , of Aaron Norris
- 1996: Chucky the nurse , of Aaron Norris
- 1996: the Spirit of the forest ( Forest Warrior ), of Aaron Norris
- 1998: the Anger of the killer ( Logan' S War: Bound by Honor ), of Michael Preece (TV)
- 2000: the Man of the president ( The President' S Man ), of Eric Norris and Michael Preece (TV)
- 2002: Action Forces ( The President' S Man: In Line in the Sand ), of Eric Norris (TV)
- 2003: Bels off Innocence , of Ali Bijan
- 2005: Walker, Texas To arrange: Trial by Fire , of Aaron Norris (TV)
- 2005: the blood of Diamond , William Tannen
- Official site
- Chuck Norris on Internet Movie Database
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