Mike Burke

The Life and Times of Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes is an American actor, film producer, martial artist and businessperson. Wesley Snipes has been training in martial arts since the age of 12, earning a 5th dan black belt in Shotokan Karate and 2nd dan black belt in Hapkido. Wesley Snipes’s prominent film roles include New Jack City (in 1991), White Men Can’t Jump (in 1992), Passenger 57 (in 1992), Rising Sun (in 1993) and the Blade film trilogy (from 1998 to 2004), where he portrays Blade. In television, he is known for his role on The Player series (in 2015). Wesley Snipes was thought to be a real thug in Michael Jackson’s “BAD’ video