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American actor, film producer, and martial artist

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Wesley Trent Snipes has starred in numerous action-adventures, thrillers, and dramatic feature films but is best known for his role as Blade in the Blade trilogy. In 1991, the actor formed a production company titled Amen-Ra Films and a subsidiary, Black Dot Media, to develop projects for film and television. Snipes has been training in martial arts since age twelve, earning a high ranking 5th dan black belt in Shotokan Karate. He has also trained as a student of Capoeira under Mestre Jelon Vieira and in a number of other disciplines including various styles of kung fu and Jiu Jitsu.

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 We've been trying to figure out how we can rehash those two characters and advance them forward 
— Wesley Snipes wants to make Men Can't Jump sequel / March 05, 2010
 I mean, we can't do the basketball hustle thing again because you have to do it full throttle. We'd be the geriatric pair wearing our Huggies and stuff like that like. 
— Wesley Snipes wants to make Men Can't Jump sequel / March 05, 2010
 I didn't go into this business to do action because I'm a classically trained actor. But I'm good at kicking and punching. I grew up in The Bronx. The Bronx teaches you to survive. It's like, 'Bring it on!' 
— Wesley Snipes / March 03, 2010
 I've studied martial arts since I was a kid. I can tell you that if you took me on, it wouldn't be easy. That's part of my image. People don't mess with me. 
— Wesley Snipes / March 03, 2010
 I have some cops in my family. I understand the predicament that they're in. Sometimes they go into it just to pay the bills or because they don't have other choices, or sometimes they just want to get the gun. 
— Wesley Snipes saying his role in the movie Brooklyn's Finest educated him about Cops / March 03, 2010

 What 'Brooklyn's Finest' did was to educate me about the psychological challenges they face and how that part of their lives is often overlooked. I didn't know that many police officers die as a result of suicide. 
— Wesley Snipes saying his role in the movie Brooklyn's Finest educated him about Cops / March 03, 2010
 If I end my career tomorrow, I want to be thought of as an actor. I don't want them saying, 'Oh, he's just an action guy. Oh, he's just a sex symbol.' None of that garbage. I'm an actor. That's what I am. 
— Wesley Snipes wants to be remembered as a talented actor / March 03, 2010

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