Is she The Perfect Weapon? No, that would be Jeff Speakman, but Rothrock is pretty awesome. The former karate champion made a career transition to a B-movie grinder in the 80s, and she’s been churning out chop-socky flicks ever since—facing a revolving carousel of D-list villains such as melty-faced character actor Billy Drago (the sonofabitch who shot Sean Connery in The Untouchables) and Brain Johnson (aka: The Night Slasher, Sly Stallone’s nemesis in Cobra). Rothrock’s still grinding them out; upcoming projects include Rogue Space: The Adventures of Saber Raine and the intriguingly-titled Santa’s Summer House.
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