3. Michael Dudikoff

3. Michael Dudikoff

3. Michael Dudikoff

Michael Dudikoff’s acting career just didn’t seem to make any sense outside of the 1980s. The star of the American Ninja franchise and films like Tron may have been the king of the 80s action B-movie, but now he almost seems to have almost vanished off the face of the Earth. Dudikoff’s last credited role in any movie was in the straight-to-DVD indie action flick Quicksand in 2002, and his last real hit was somewhere around the time of the American Revolution. This might have been because Hollywood martial arts movies have now introduced things like “choreography” and “martial arts skill,” which Dudikoff, despite being a “mentor” to other actors, appears to have had a hard time grasping…