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Dolph Lundgren--Actor, Action Star, Martial Artist, MMA Fighter

Updated on August 31, 2017

Hans "Dolph" Lundgren

With the blockbuster movie The Expendables 2 on his resume, action star Dolph Lundgren is riding high and loving every minute of it.

Here we'll explore the life of Dolph Lundgren and reveal Dolph Lundgren's height, we'll take a look at Dolph Lundgren's workout to get himself fighting fit, rumors of Dolph Lundgren taking steroids, Dolph Lundgren's heights and (eww) Grace Jones and Dolph Lundgren.

As Ivan Drago says to Rocky in Rocky IV, "I must break you."

Dolph Lundgren
Dolph Lundgren

History of Dolph Lundgren

Dolph Lundgren's life

Hans "Dolph" Lundgren, born November 3, 1957, is a Swedish actor, director, and martial arts practitioner.

Well known for his tall stature and mastery of physical fitness, Lundgren stands 6 ft 5 in and weighed 245 lb at his peak. He belongs to a generation of film actors who epitomize the blockbuster action hero including Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Steven Seagal, and Jean Claude Van Damme, some of whom he has worked with in his career.

Lundgren's breakthrough came when he starred in Rocky IV in 1985 as the imposing Russian boxer Ivan Drago. Since then, he has starred in more than 40 pictures, all of them in the action film genre. He portrayed He-Man in the 1987 film Masters of the Universe, and Frank Castle in the 1989 film The Punisher. In the early 1990s, he also appeared in films such as Showdown in Little Tokyo (1991), alongside Brandon Lee, Universal Soldier (1992), opposite Jean-Claude Van Damme, Joshua Tree (1993) opposite Kristian Alfonso and George Segal, and Johnny Mnemonic (1995) opposite Keanu Reeves. 2010 marked his return to theaters with The Expendables, an on-screen reunion with Sylvester Stallone, alongside an all action star cast led by Jason Statham and Jet Li.

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