Jean-Claude Camille François Van Varenberg
1.77m or 5feet 10inches
Jean-Claude Van Damme Net Worth
Jean-Claude Van Damme was born in Berchem-Sainte-Agathe, Brussels, Belgium (October 18, 1960). His mother is Eliana and father is an accountant, Eugène. He trained in Kickboxing, full-contact Karate with Dominique Valera. He was a member of Centre National De Karaté, when he was 12 year-old. Damme’s acting career began with the film ‘Monaco Forever’ as Gay Karate Man in 1984. His first important role came with the ‘No Retreat, No Surrender’ as Ivan Kraschinsky the Russian in 1986. Damme’s first leading role was with the film ‘Bloodsport’ as Frank Dux in 1988. His some unforgettable films; Kickboxer, Lionheart, Universal Soldier, Sudden Death, Maximum Risk, Wake of Death, The Eagle Path.
The most known films of Jean-Claude Van Damme;
- Universal Soldier (1992) with Dolph Lundgren
- Street Fighter (1994) with Ming-Na Wen, Kylie Minogue
- Double Team (1997) with Dennis Rodman, Mickey Rourke
- Inferno (1999) with Danny Trejo, Jaime Pressly
- Assassination Games (2011) with Scott Adkins
- Dragon Eyes (2012) with Cung Le
He is married bodybuilder Gladys Portugues.