Taimak Guarriello aka Taimak is an American actor, martial arts champion, and stunt man best known for his role Leroy Green in the 1985 classic martial arts film The Last Dragon. His other notable works include Dreamers (1999), and Repeat Offenders: Jamais Vu (2011).
Taimak was born on June 27, 1964, Los Angeles, CA under the birth sign of Cancer. He holds an American nationality and belongs to a mixed ethnic group.
His Italian father was a doo-wop singer, while his Black mother worked at the Apollo theater. He grew up along with his two younger sisters and an older brother in addition to several half brothers and sisters.
The 54-year-old actor is not yet married, however, could possibly be single at the moment. He seems to be enjoying his single life as there are no rumors regarding his love life.
The actor might be fully focused on his career rather than being in any romantic relationship. He has never talked about having an affair or relationship in his life. Also, he has never mentioned having a girlfriend or wife.
However, Taimak seems to prefer living a secretive life so, there is no information regarding his having a girlfriend or in a relationship.
The American actor, Taimak has an estimated $400 thousand, as of 2019. He earns a huge sum of amount from his professional career of many decades. The average salary of an actor in the US is $39.84 per hour and $55,944 in a year.
In addition, is an author of his book titled Taimak, The Last Dragon. His book costs $20.28 at the Amazon.
Taimak’s first major break in acting lead role in Berry Gordy’s The Last Dragon, in which he played Leroy Green, a Bruce Lee-inspired martial artist in search of “The Glow”.
In 1984, he was not an actor but there were rumors in the fighting circuit that a young black martial artist was needed to star in a film.
On the T.V, series, the actor has been in Beverly Hills, 90210, Red Shoe Diaries, A Different World, and few others.
Besides, his career achievements, he is an expert in martial arts and trained many Hollywoods sats including Jammie King, Debbie Allen, and Madonna.
In addition, he trained in Jeet Kune Do, Tae Kwon Do, Wing Chun, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Hapkido, Goju-Ryu, and Chinese Goju.