Scott Edward Adkins (born 17 June 1976) is an English actor and martial artist who is best known for playing Yuri Boyka in Undisputed II: Last Man Standing and Undisputed III: Redemption, Bradley Hume in Holby City, Ed Russell in Mile High and as Hector in The Expendables 2.
Scott Adkins was born at Sutton Coldfield, England, on 17 June 1976. He became interested in martial arts at the age of ten when he, his father, and older brother, Craig, visited the local Judo club. His interest towards martial arts grew even more at age 14 when he adopted Bruce Lee as his idol. That same year, he started practicing taekwondo. Since age 16, Adkins has also trained in kickboxing which he holds black belt by the age of 19. He also has trained in ninjutsu, judo, Karate, jujutsu, wushu, Krav Maga, capoeira, Jeet Kune Do and gymnastics.