Kenny Florian Interview on the Best Fight Films

Long before Kenny Florian stepped into the Octagon, he sat wide-eyed in front of his TV watching Bruce Lee dominate a martial arts tournament on Mr. Han’s mysterious island in Enter the Dragon. Years before Florian emerged as a first-season standout on The Ultimate Fighter, he watched in awe as Jean-Claude Van Damme spin-kicked his way to stardom in Bloodsport. recently caught up with Florian for a series of video chats about everything and everything – fighting, traveling, gambling, retirement, the global expansion of MMA, and whatever else popped up in conversation.

In this first video of the series, “KenFlo” talks about the classic movies that inspire him to “go out and start hitting something.”