Cung Le


Cung Le

Profession: Mixed martial artist

Born: 1972 May 25 (Age: 45) in Ho Chi Min City, Vietnam

College: West Valley College

Sun Sign: Gemini

Cung Le is a retired mixed martial artist and Sanshou kick-boxer. He is now an actor, producer and director, but best known to the world for being the International Kickboxing Federation Light Heavyweight World Champion in Sanshou, and also Strikeforce Middleweight Champion. During his fighting career, he also tried to involve himself into a career in acting, and made his debut in 1997 as Victor in the film ‘Sleight of Hand’. In 2005, he returned to acting, with the role of the Assassin in the film ‘Dark Assassin’. He became more popular in the film called ‘Ip Man-The Grandmaster’, which was the Academy Award nominated film. Most recently, he appeared in the films ‘Savage Dog’.