Phillip Rhee

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Phillip Rhee (born September 7, 1960) is a Korean American actor, director, martial artist, and film producer, most famous for his role in the Best of the Best movie series.[1][2]

Life & Career[edit]

Phillip Rhee was born in South Korea and raised in San Francisco, California.[3] He is a martial artist, actor, director and film producer who has created, produced and starred in numerous films, including the Best of the Best film series. The first Best of the Best film spawned three sequels; Best of the Best II, Best of the Best III and Best of the Best IV.[citation needed]

Rhee's 1980 representation of the United States' Taekwondo Team against the South Korean team in the championships of the Asia Games which formed the basis of his screenplay for the film "Best of the Best".[4]

Family[edit]

Philip Rhee married his wife, Amy, in 1990.[citation needed]

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Plot Defeats `Best' Karate Sequences". The Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2011-01-13. 
  2. ^ "A BLEND OF TWO GENRES FOUND IN `NINJA TURF'". The Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2011-01-13. 
  3. ^ Zirogiannis, Marc (July 2015). "Phillip Rhee Underdog Master". Tae Kwon Do Times Magazine (July 2015): 58. Retrieved May 27, 2015. 
  4. ^ Zirogiannis, Marc (July 2015). "Phillip Rhee Underdog Master". Tae Kwon Do Times (July 2015): 58. Retrieved May 27, 2015. 

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