Vincent Lyn has been a movie star, pop music icon, kickboxing champion and one of the hottest male models in the world. But what makes him complete is practicing his family’s Ling Gar style of Kungfu. Half British, half Chinese, a Tenth Black Belt Degree Sash and scholar of Chinese medicine.
Elite model for Levi’s, Valentino, Gucci, Puma, Adidas, and Yves Saint Laurent, he has been in great demand as an Asian action movie star winning roles in some of Hong Kong’s most popular and exciting cult films. His first movie 'Tiger Cage' was made in Hong Kong under the direction of Yuen Woo Ping the same man who action directed films like 'The Matrix', 'Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon', 'Charlie’s Angels', and 'Kill Bill'.
Tiger Cage became an international blockbuster and opened the doors of this world to him. He has done 25 more movies including 'Blonde Fury' (with Cynthia Rothrock), 'In the Line of Duty V- Middle Man' (with Cynthia Khan), and 'Outlaw Brothers' (with Yukari Oshima) and playing the lead villain who fought Jackie Chan in the climatic battle sequence of 'Operation Condor'. “Jackie Chan called Vincent Lyn one of the best fighters he has ever worked with!” Also in Chan’s autobiographical bestseller titled 'I am Jackie Chan' went onto list his showdown with Lyn as one of his Top Ten Best Fights of all time.
A graduate of the prestigious Boston Conservatory of Music majoring in piano performance and composition Lyn maintained his parallel passion by composing 'Canto-pop' songs for recording artists with PolyGram Records, two of which became top ten hits. In 1999 Lyn was inducted into the World Sports Medicine Hall of Fame for making outstanding contributions to the field of Sports Medicine and also was inducted into the World Martial Arts Hall of Fame in two categories, one for Grandmaster of the year and Best Martial Arts Actor of the year. In 2001 he received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Action Martial Arts Magazine Hall of Fame. Since then he has been inducted over ten times into the Hall of Fame. In addition Lyn was the 1983-1984 U.S National Middleweight Kickboxing champion, and 1985 and 1987 World Kickboxing champion.