Marko Zaror

Marko Zaror.

Marko Zaror Aguad
(born June 10, 1978 in Santiago) is a Chilean martial artist, actor, and stuntman. He portrayed Zaror in Machete Kills.

Biography Edit

Marko Zaror Aguad (Santiago, Chile) is a Chilean martial arts action star and fight choreographer, currently residing in Los Angeles, California, and Santiago, Chile. His career began as a young boy with a passion for martial arts and fighting, inspired by Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan and Jean Claude Van Damme. At the age of six he started training himself, and by the age of 18 Marko had become an exceptional kick-boxer and Tae Kwan Do scholar.

Marko moved to Mexico and quickly found success in modeling by doing fashion shows and print work for major brands. Despite this success, he never lost his passion for martial arts. In Zaror's early career, he starred in Spanish language action films including Hard as Nails and Into the Flames. He landed his big break in 2003 where he acted as stuntman and martial arts double for Dwayne Johnson, aka The Rock, in the film The Rundown. Zaror then gained international notoriety as lead in indie action favorites Kitro, Mirageman, and Mandrill.

In 2010, he acted as a Colombian prisoner/fighter in the film Undisputed 3. Most recently, Zaror was cast to play Zaror, in Robert Rodriguez's sequel, Machete Kills.

Selected Filmography Edit

  • Mandrill (2009)
  • Machete Kills (2013)

Trivia Edit

  • Was in a relationship with Celine Reymond (2008-2010).
  • Idol: Bruce Lee.

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