Gerald Okamura was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Okamura's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the action picture "The Octagon" (1980) with Chuck Norris, the mystery "Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen" (1981) with Peter Ustinov and the Marilyn Chambers comedy "Angel of H.E.A.T." (1981). He also appeared in "The Weapons of Death (1981)" (1981) with Eric W C Lee. He kept working in film throughout the eighties and the nineties, starring in "Time Burst - The Final Alliance" (1989), "9 1/2 Ninjas" (1990) with Michael Phenicie and "Showdown in Little Tokyo" (1991). In his more recent career, he continued to act in the Kevin Light action film "Day of the Warrior" (1996), the action flick "American Streetfighter" (1997) with Gary Daniels and the Channing Tatum smash hit action movie "G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra" (2009). Most recently, Okamura acted on "Kickin' It" (Disney XD, 2010-14).