Steven Seagal is a man of diverse character whose spiritual beliefs and humanity are woven into every aspect of his life.
Steven was Born in Lansing, Michigan on April 10, 1952

A son of a Math teacher and a Medical Technician, Steven’s humble childhood was underscored by a fascination with the Martial Arts and the blues.

Some would say that this is a strange combination, but ask any Martial Arts expert or blues legend and they will both tell you that it is the spirit that reaches deep within your soul that drives the artistry.

Call it an obsession or a calling but Steven mastered Martial Arts at an early age, becoming a 7th degree black belt and Aikido master.

Most of us know Steven for his roles as an action hero with an acting career that was launched from his Los Angeles Dojo in the late 80′s where he taught Martial Arts to the likes of Sean Connery, James Coburn and the famed talent agent, Michael Ovitz.
It was Mr. Ovitz who paved the way for Steven to co-write and star in his first and hugely successful action film “Above the Law” in 1988.From this initial success it launched a career that now spans over 22 years and nearly 40 x movies, plus 2 x major Television series and $2 billion in box office revenues.
Steven immerses himself in his work on the screen, writing, producing, directing and acting.
His films include box office successes such as Hard to Kill, Marked for Death, Out for Justice, Above the Law, Under Siege, Executive Decision, The Glimmer Man, and Exit Wounds to name a few, are all loved for their storylines and fast paced Hollywood action.

At the core of what drives Steven Seagal with all he does – his music, his Martial Arts and his acting – is his commitment to Asian philosophies and religion.
As a Buddhist, Zen teacher, and healer, Steven lives by the principles that the development of the physical self is essential to protect the spiritual man.
He believes that what he does in his life is about leading people into contemplation to wake them up and enlighten them in some manner.

Steven lived and learned Japanese culture for over 15 years and his spiritual beliefs play a big role in his life.

It is what has guided him to not only become a Martial Arts expert but, also a beloved actor, and distinguished Blues musician.

Most importantly, it is his genuine care for others that drives him to unselfishly give his time and financial support to many charities across the world.His support of environmental causes, animal rights, children in need and HIV/AIDS efforts is undeniable and an important part of his daily schedule.

Steven Seagal is a versatile talent and an intricate human being, whose passion, selflessness, integrity and character are embodied in his work.To those that know Steven, they will tell you he is a deeply caring, giving and humble individual.

To all of us who have enjoyed his movies, listened to his music, seen his Martial Arts expertise and learned about him as a person, we consider ourselves fortunate and are excited about what the future holds.


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