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Ed Parker (I) (1931–1990)

Ed Parker was born on March 21, 1931 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA as Edmund Kealoha Parker. He is known for his work on Curse of the Pink Panther (1983), Kill the Golden Goose (1979) and Seabo (1978). He died on December 15, 1990 in Honolulu. See full bio »
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 1981 The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (TV Series)
- The Roller Disco Karate Kaper (1981) ... Tanaka
 1979 Seven
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 1979 Kill the Golden Goose
Mauna Loa
 1978 Seabo
 1968 The Wrecking Crew
Guard (uncredited)
 1967 The Money Jungle
 1967 Run for Your Life (TV Series)
1st Assailant
- Baby, the World's on Fire (1967) ... 1st Assailant
 1966-1967 I Spy (TV Series)
Rico / Udo
- The Trouble with Temple (1967) ... Rico
- Court of the Lion (1966) ... Udo
 1966 Dimension 5
Sinister Oriental
 1964 The Secret Door (uncredited)
 1963 The Lucy Show (TV Series)
Judo Student #1
- Lucy and Viv Learn Judo (1963) ... Judo Student #1
 1961 The Case of the Dangerous Robin (TV Series)
- Man on the Run (1961)
 1953 I Led 3 Lives (TV Series)
Comrade Clyde
- Defense Plant Security (1953) ... Comrade Clyde
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Other Works:

TV commercials for the Ed Parker Kenpo Karate Studios (1974)

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Created karate program at Brigham Young University (BYU). See more »



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