By James Robert Shaw (The Wind up Geek)
Underdog Kids is a family action comedy about the struggles and challenges of a group of inner city kids as they attempt to find themselves through the discipline of martial arts.
The movie was filmed in Los Angeles, California and stars Phillip Rhee, creator, director, writer and actor from the 80’s ultimate fighting action series Best of the Best. In this project Rhee not only has the starring role but serves as both writer and director.
Both young and seasoned actors star in this film including Beau Bridges (The Millers), Ellia English (Good Luck Charlie), Lauren Bowles (True Blood), Tom Arnold (Sin City Saints), Max Gail (Gary Unmarried), Ryan Potter (Big Hero 6), Ted McGinley (Transformers: Robots In Disguise), Patrick Fabian (Better Call Saul), John Kapelos (Republic of Doyle), Cade Sutton (Kirby Buckets), and Adam Irigoyen (Shake It Up!).
Well-known action film stars like Don “The Dragon” Wilson, Richard Norton, Jun Chong, and Benny Urquidez will make cameos.
Underdog Kids will be available on DVD, digital download, and On Demand on July 7th, 2015.