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Seagal in 2006
Steven Frederic Seagal
April 10, 1952
Lansing, Michigan, U.S.
|Other names||Chungdrag Dorje, Takeshigemichi|
|Occupation||Actor, movie producer, martial artist, musician, writer, reserve deputy sheriff|
|Spouse(s)||Miyako Fujitani (1975–1986)
Adrienne La Russa (1984–1987)
Kelly LeBrock (1987–1996)
Erdenetuya Seagal (neé Batsukh) (2009–present)
|Children||7 (including Ayako Fujitani)|
He later moved to Los Angeles, California. There he made several movies. Under Siege (1992) brought him the most fame. He made several studio movies that were not successful. He then made many direct-to-video movies. These were usually low budget and shot in Europe or Asia.
In 2009 the A&E Network began showing his reality show Steven Seagal: Lawman. This show focuses on his work as a deputy sheriff. In 2011, Steven Seagal produced and starred in a 13 episode television series called True Justice.
From 1996 to 2010, multiple women have accused Seagal of sexual harassment or assault.
He is also known for his outspoken support of Vladimir Putin. Seagal once called Putin as "one of the great living world leaders". He was granted Russian citizenship in 2016. In 2018, the Russian foreign ministry announced that Seagal was appointed as a special envoy to improve ties with the United States.
Seagal has seven children from four relationships.
In Japan Seagal married his first wife, Miyako Fujitani. They had a son and daughter. The daughter is actress and writer Ayako Fujitani.
In the United States he married former Days of our Lives actress Adrienne La Russa. During this marriage, he began a relationship with Kelly LeBrock. LeBrock became pregnant. He then ended the marriage with La Russa and married LeBrock. They had 3 children. During his marriage to LeBrock, Seagal was having a relationship with their nanny, Arissa Wolf. She had a daughter.
Seagal is currently married to Erdenetuya Batsukh, called Elle. They have a son. Elle is from Mongolia.
In addition to his biological children he is the guardian to a Tibetan child, Yabshi Pan Rinzinwangmo.
|1988||Above the Law||Nico Toscani|
|1990||Hard to Kill||Mason Storm|
|Marked for Death||John Hatcher|
|1991||Out for Justice||Det. Gino Felino|
|1992||Under Siege||Casey Ryback|
|1994||On Deadly Ground||Forrest Taft|
|1995||Under Siege 2: Dark Territory||Casey Ryback|
|1996||Executive Decision||Lt. Colonel Austin Travis|
|The Glimmer Man||Lt. Jack Cole|
|1997||Fire Down Below||Jack Taggart|
|1998||The Patriot||Dr. Wesley McClaren|
|2001||Exit Wounds||Orin Boyd|
|2002||Half Past Dead||Sasha Petrosevitch|
|2003||The Foreigner||Jonathan Cold|
|Out for a Kill||Prof. Robert Burns|
|Belly of the Beast||Jake Hopper|
|2004||Out of Reach||William Lansing|
|2005||Into the Sun||Travis Hunter|
|Today You Die||Harlan Banks|
|Black Dawn||Jonathan Cold|
|2006||Mercenary for Justice||John Seeger|
|Shadow Man||Jack Foster|
|Attack Force||Cmdr. Marshall Lawson|
|2007||Flight of Fury||John Sands|
|Urban Justice||Simon Ballister|
|2008||Pistol Whipped||Matt Conlin|
|The Onion Movie||Cock Puncher|
|2009||Against the Dark||Tao|
|Driven to Kill||Ruslan|
|The Keeper||Roland Sallinger|
|2009–||Steven Seagal: Lawman||(himself)|
|2010||A Dangerous Man||Shane Daniels|
|2011||Born to Raise Hell||Samuel Axel|
|2012||Maximum Conviction||Tom Steele|
|TBA||Tip Of The Spear||Unknown|
- 2005: Songs from the Crystal Cave
- 2006: Mojo Priest
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Seagal introduces his wife, Elle, to Matthieu Ricard (January 2, 2008).
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