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Taimak stars as Bruce Leroy Green in 1985 cult classic film “The Last Dragon.”
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Bruce Leroy listens intently to his martial arts instructor.
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Bruce Leroy stands up to his nemesis Sho’nuff (Julius Carry).
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Bruce Leroy finally achieves the glow and defeats Sho’nuff.
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Tamaik (far bottom right) with his siblings and parents.
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A pubescent Taimak shows off his threads.
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Taimak and Janet Jackson get cozy on the set of her 1987 video “Let’s Wait Awhile.”
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Taimak straddles the heavens.
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A pensive Taimak looks forward to a career in Hollywood.
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Taimak’s karate stance intimidates most.
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Taimak shows his silly side.
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“For the longest, I asked myself why I wasn’t getting callbacks after auditions,” Taimak told ESSENCE.com. “I realize Hollywood is a club and if you don’t know how to play their game they won’t let you in.”
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Taimak says his new dream program will help youth reclaim their power.
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Taimak believes you are what you eat and enjoys a healthy snack
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