CALM IN THE EYE OF THE STORM: Actor And Filmmaker Choice Skinner On Life And Living, Fandom And Film
Skinner's screenfighting notwithstanding, martial arts also served as the bedrock of his younger years following what he described as a "VERY tumultuous" upbringing, growing up in an area of Brooklyn not to far from where Mike Tyson lived, and encountering "extreme violence" first hand during his youth. By 1992, his mother had him inducted in a versatile martial arts program at a local community center under the instruction of Mr. Dyron Jackson, his first stop on a journey that would land him in the throes of greatness in Augusta, Georgia in 1997 upon arriving to Ft. Gordon and meeting Bojuka founder, Tom Schrenk.
friend." he says. "Hopefully our team will get bigger budgeted projects down the road so we can do more of what we’ve done with Black Lightning – Tobias’s Revenge on a grander scale. We’d definitely be interested in doing the feature of Static or Black Lightning if a studio offered a sizable budget."