35 Years After He Acted AMERICA NINJA, See How Michael Now Looks (PHOTOS) Michael Joseph Stephen Dudikoff Jr is an American actor a d martial artist born on the 8th of October 1954. Michael Dudikoff is known for playing lead roles in action films such as American Ninja in 1985. Michael left a significant mark in the action movie industry mostly playing the leading role in the majority of his movies. One of the defining moments in his movie career is when he played the role of "Joe Armstrong" a lethal fighter
In 1985 the very first installment of the American Ninja Film was shot and it featured former bar tender and catwalk model, Michael Dudikoff as the lead actor. The 66-year old was a major sensation in the 80's, 90's and early 2000's for films such as "Soldier Boyz, Black thunder and the shooter."
Just a quick reminder that most of us fell in love with the whole "Ninja" story because we watched this particular film, it later paved way for other films which tells the story of the ancient Japanese assassins who lived in period of the Japanese Shogunate. American Ninja was shot in 1985 and being one of the very first films to portray the martial arts and skills of the Ninja, the movie was a huge success. But what many didn't know about this film was that it was perceived to be "Cult film" and hence had low