During the Tong Wars in the late 1800s, Ah Sahm, a martial arts prodigy from China, immigrates to San Francisco and becomes a hatchet man for the most powerful tong in Chinatown.

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 5 nominations. See more awards »

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Olivia Cheng ...  Ah Toy 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Dianne Doan ...  Mai Ling 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Joanna Vanderham ...  Penelope Blake 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Andrew Koji ...  Ah Sahm 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Jason Tobin ...  Young Jun 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Kieran Bew ...  Bill O'Hara 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Dean Jagger ...  Dylan Leary 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Tom Weston-Jones ...  Richard Lee 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Hoon Lee ...  Wang Chao 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Langley Kirkwood ...  Walter Buckley 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Christian McKay ...  Mayor Samuel Blake 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Perry Yung ...  Father Jun 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Joe Taslim ...  Li Yong 20 episodes, 2019-2020
Robert Hobbs ...  Stone 16 episodes, 2019-2020
Dustin Nguyen ...  Zing 13 episodes, 2019-2020
Nicholas Pauling ...  Harrison 14 episodes, 2019-2020
David Butler David Butler ...  Russell Flannagan 13 episodes, 2019-2020
Kenneth Fok ...  Jacob 12 episodes, 2019-2020
Jacques Bessenger ...  McLeod 12 episodes, 2019-2020
Celine Buckens ...  Sophie Mercer 10 episodes, 2020
Miranda Raison ...  Nellie Davenport 10 episodes, 2020
Chen Tang ...  Hong 10 episodes, 2020
Emily Child ...  Lucy O'Hara 10 episodes, 2019-2020
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During the Tong Wars in the late 1800s, Ah Sahm, a martial arts prodigy from China, immigrates to San Francisco and becomes a hatchet man for the most powerful tong in Chinatown.

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Lee, O'harra, Bolo and Mei Ling were named after the characters in Enter the Dragon (1973). In the film, Bruce Lee and Bolo Yeung use their real name as "Lee" and "Bolo", respectively. See more »

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Referenced in The Art of Action: Joe Taslim - Episode 25 (2021) See more »

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HOPING WE GET MORE SEASONS SOON!
11 January 2021 | by vincerodriguez447See all my reviews

**First off, disregard the few very low scores and comments. I read them all and they were basically all trolling comments and ratings ** That said, the show wasn't perfect in the first few scenes but it really pulled itself together and shaped up really well to end (2 seasons so far) with a strong ending and interesting cliffhangers! The 1st episode of season 1 was so so but every subsequent episode just got better and better! A very interesting story that comes from true history and needs more attention (especially now, when all the whitewashed chapters of our history are finally being told and told truthfully) & a really sharp martial arts action series. Unlike Into The Badlands which I couldn't get into because the choreography (although stunning) was unbelievable and the storyline was uninteresting, Warrior has way better writing and action that is more realistic (of course some is over the top but that's lthe point when it focuses on Ah-Sahms fights. He personifies Bruce Lee's larger than like persona) in many cases. I'm really glad I found this series. I binged it all in 2 days. I'm eagerly awaiting and hoping that although Cinemax is no longer renewing its shows that HBO max which absorbed the properties renews this one as was promised and as many many fans are awaiting. I can't see why they wouldn't. Can't recommend Warrior enough to martial arts & historical piece (the sets and costumes are excellent and fit the late 1800's perfectly!) lovers! 9/10!


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