Wesley Trent Snipes (born Julie 31, 1962) is an American actor, film producer an martial airtist.

Wesley Snipes
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Snipes in September 2009 at Venice
BornWesley Trent Snipes
(1962-07-31) 31 Julie 1962 (age 58)
Orlando, Florida, Unitit States
ThriftActor, film producer, martial airtist
Years active1986–present
Hauf-marrae(s)April Dubois (m. 1985–1990)
Nikki Park (m. 2003)

His prominent film roles include New Jack City (1991), White Men Can't Jump (1992) an the Marvel Comics chairacter Blade in the Blade film trilogy (1998–2004). He formed a production company, Amen-Ra Films, in 1991, an a subsidiary, Black Dot Media, tae develop projects for film an telly. He haes been trainin in martial airts syne the age o 12, earnin a 5t dan black belt in Shotokan Karate an 2nt dan black belt in Hapkido.[1]


  1. "Wesley Snipes: Action man courts a new beginning". The Independent. London. 4 Juin 2010. Retrieved 10 Juin 2010.