Since The Last Dragon, Taimak has appeared in a number of TV roles and over a dozen plays.Taimak later appeared in a number of TV roles and music videos including the lead male in Janet Jackson's "Let's Wait Awhile" music video, Debbie Allen's "Special Look" video.JET: There have been rumors for years about a possible sequel to . JET: Why do you think has resonated with fans for all these years?TG: It had several strong elements that make it so memorable: a good director (Michael Schultz) and producer (Berry Gordy); a simple story with a lot of heart; bigger-than-life characters; awesome bad guys Sho’nuff and Eddie Arcadian; and the underdog wins the girl and beats the bad guy. Aside from that film, what are your personal faves from that decade? The story is dramatic; it’s about a martial artist master who’s also a detective.What was the inspiration for writing and directing this project? JET: In addition to your personal projects, which types of roles are you looking forward to taking on in the near future?
He was quickly catapulted to stardom and a career that has spanned over twenty years.The first glimpse of the Colgate smile and Adonis physique of Taimak as Bruce Leroy Green in "The Last Dragon" caused an epidemic of lovesickness among young impressionable girls and grown-behind women alike that has spanned for nearly 30 years. TAIMAK:(Laughs.) I've been embracing everything that's good and bad.Throughout the years, Taimak (pronounced tie-mok) has been pretty low key, starring in off-Broadway plays, teaching martial arts and traveling the world. Doing theatre, teaching, and growing as a human being. COM: Why haven't we seen much of you on the big screen since that film? I used to ask myself, "What energy am I putting out that might be preventing me from getting work?I was naive to the immensity of it and it was pretty overwhelming.Thankfully, I am a martial artist so I had the strength to work through the ups and downs. Back in the day you shared some serious chemistry with Janet Jackson in her video "Let's Wait Awhile." Are you two still in touch?