Born in New Orleans. Earned a B.A. in Drama and Communications. An accomplished martial artist with black belt ranks in karate, judo and jujutsu. Former National and AAU competitor. Won both the All South Karate Championship and the Louisiana State Judo Championship, as well as many local and regional tournaments. Jude's love of film began at an early age. "I grew up on Bruce Lee and the cool Sonny Chiba films and really immersed myself in Asian arts and culture." Being an adrenaline junkie with expert martial arts skills and natural athletic ability, performing stunts was a logical progression. Plays the guitar. An accomplished motorcycle and race enthusiast. Has a passion for racing and can frequently be found on a race track. Valentino Rossi is his hero.