Vidyut Jammwal listed among top 6 martial artists across the globe

Popular US website Looper has recently released a list of top martial artist in the World and Vidyut made his mark in the list.

Vidyut Jammwal Vidyut Jammwal listed among top 6 martial artists across the globe

Bollywood actor Vidyut Jammwal who is famous for his daredevil stunts is bringing global recognition to Indian martial art form Kalaripayattu. Popular US website 'Looper' has recently released a list of top martial artist in the World and Vidyut made his mark on the list. It is a proud moment for India as Vidyut is the only Indian to have made it to this eminent list. Taking to social media, he wrote," One doesn't find balance, we have to learn how to create it, by knowing what to keep and what to let go #kalaripayattu  #balancing fearlessly.”

Speaking to a portal Jammwal said," “Honours like this help me give back to the community of Kalaripayattu to which I owe my life and all this success. It has been a very fulfilling journey and I am looking forward for the audience to experience more of Kalaripayattu in my upcoming film Junglee.”

 

Junglee directed by Chuck Russell is about a unique relationship between a man and elephants. Chuck has made Hollywood films like The Mask, The Scorpian King, and Eraser.

Talking about his film and Vidyut Russell said, It is great to see Vidyut being noted as the rising star in action films across the world. He has a rare combination of cinematic charm and killer moves that will make him unstoppable after this film.


“What really distinguishes Vidyut is his deep knowledge of the martial art Kalaripayattu and his understanding of its philosophy to not only protect and fight, but also use it to heal. I had the pleasure of creating his role in Junglee to play his style of action supporting a positive message. I can’t wait for audiences to see it on the big screen.”

 

Replying to Russell Vidyut said, “Chuck’s kind words are icing on the cake. Working with him on ‘Junglee’ was like a dream come true. He pushed me to extract one of my best performances so far.”


Along with Vidyut Jamwal, the Ilram Choi, Scott Adkins, Marco Zeror, Lateef Crowder, Wu Jing and Johnny Trí Nguyễn are also on this prestigious list.