[ Back ]Jeff Speakman is a 5th Degree Black Belt in American Kenpo Karate and a 6th Degree Black Belt in Japanese Goju-Ryu Karate. He was awarded his 6th degree black (American Kenpo) from former Ed Parker black belt John Sepulveda.
Jeff Speakman sought out American Kenpo Master Ed Parker to train in American Kenpo Karate, who eventually helped to launch Speakman's film career. His first film was a cameo shot in Lionheart, starring Jean-Claude Van Damme.
What is the difference between Kenpo and Kempo?