In this meta action-comedy with a splash of science fiction in the form of time-traveling doppelgangers homages to Timecop and Double Team , the "Muscles From Brussels" plays a version of himself coming out of retirement to star in an action movie version of Huckleberry Finn — a cover for his actual profession: The series, executive-produced by Ridley Scott, will parody most if not all of Van Damme's career. Van Johnson is Van Damme's first major starring role since 's JCVD, a meta indie drama in which he also played a version of himself. Many viewed his performance in that film as a comeback, with Van Damme himself saying it started his "second cycle of fame" after almost a decade in straight-to-DVD purgatory.
Kickboxer | Jean Claude Van Damme - video dailymotion
He is best known for appearing in martial arts related action films. He started practicing martial arts when he was ten years old and attended the Shotokan Karate School. He also studied ballet when he was At the age of 18, he received his black belt in karate. He also took up Muay Thai and Taekwondo.
His father introduced him to martial arts when he saw his son was physically weak. Van Damme trained for 4 years and earned a spot on the Belgium Karate Team. He won the European professional karate association's middleweight championship as a teenager, and also beat the 2nd best karate fighter in the world.
He started martial arts at the early age of ten. His style consists of Kickboxing and Shotokan. He joined National Center of Karate when he was just He earned his black belt at 18 years age in karate. He studied ballet for 5 years.