Black Samurai

Marc Olden’s THE BLACK SAMURAI Coming To TV

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Multi-hyphenates RZA and Common are preparing to join forces in the television adaptation of Marc Olden’s The Black Samurai. Black Samurai will not shy away from tackling the subject of race, as the title character Robert Sand constantly battles against prejudice, terrorists and other foes. Author Olden was a martial artist himself …

Jim Kelly Dead at 67

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The martial arts movie world lost another great to cancer this weekend with the passing of Jim Kelly. Bursting onto the movie scene with a pivotal role in “Enter The Dragon,” Kelly went on to star in several “blacksploitation” style martial arts films such as “Black Belt Jones” and “Black Samurai.” A real life black belt, the athletic Kelly became a professional …