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Tito Ortiz

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Cited by film producer Jeff Most as "The next Vin Diesel", Tito delivers the audience as well as the sheer acting talent. The most electrifying Ultimate Fighting competitor alive today, as intimidating as Tito is in the ring, outside he is an unparalleled fan favorite. A dynamic speaker, Tito's popularity with the fans made for a natural move into other media. He frequently appears on talk shows and in magazine articles and stars in the popular video game, "UFC: Tapout" on Xbox. Having made a cameo appearance in Jet Li's Cradle 2 the Grave, Tito recently delivered a breakout performance with his first starring role, opposite Edward Furlong, David Boreanaz, and Dennis Hopper, in The Crow: Wicked Prayer, scheduled for release in early 2005.But life for "The Huntington Beach Bad Boy" wasn't always this good, and even as he soars to the top, Tito has never forgotten his roots. The child of two drug-addicted parents, in high school Tito chose wrestling over drugs and gangs, and excelled. He went on to compete at the college level and earned two consecutive titles as California State Wrestling Champion before making the shift to Ultimate Fighting...where he became the world champion less than two years after entering the sport.Today, as he balances his time between fighting, acting, running his clothing line, "Punishment Athletics", and developing his new game for Xbox, Tito also regularly prioritizes working with inner city children; motivating kids to stay in school, to stay away from drugs and gangs, and to pursue their dreams, no matter what their current situation; and, through his foundation, Tito supports children's charity initiatives and raises money to establish better after-school athletic programs in neighborhoods like the one he came from.  See full bio on IMDb »

LATEST STORIES
  
Jenna Jameson -- Accused of Riding Ex BF's New Chick

Jenna Jameson
Accused of Riding Ex BF's New Chick

Porn legend Jenna Jameson is a serious 'Mean Girl' ... according to Tito Ortiz's current gf, who says Jenna's cyberbullying her so hard she needs a restraining order. Ex-UFC octagon girl… READ MORE >

Tito Ortiz -- Off the Hook in Vegas Battery Case

Tito Ortiz
Off the Hook In Vegas Battery Case

MMA star Tito Ortiz will NOT be prosecuted for an alleged battery that happened inside a Vegas nightclub back in February ... TMZ Sports has learned. READ MORE >

- 144 days ago
Tito Ortiz -- Cited for Battery on Woman ... In Vegas Club Incident

Tito Ortiz
Cited for Battery on Woman In Vegas Club Incident

MMA star Tito Ortiz was cited for misdemeanor battery early this morning after allegedly getting physical with a woman inside of a Vegas nightclub ... TMZ Sports has learned.  Here's… READ MORE >

- 201 days ago
Tito Ortiz -- Elevator Nightmare ... We're Trapped (Please Don't Fart) (VIDEO)

Tito Ortiz
Elevator Nightmare We're Trapped (Please Don't Fart)

Scary moment for MMA superstar Tito Ortiz ... when he was trapped in an elevator in Houston with a group of people for nearly an hour ... and begged the people inside to please don't fart! … READ MORE >

- 215 days ago
Tito Ortiz -- Ronda Rousey Would Kill Tank Abbott

Tito Ortiz
Ronda Rousey Would Kill Tank Abbott

There would be no sandwiches for Tank Abbott if he stepped into the Octagon with Ronda Rousey ... because she would "kill his face" ... so says Tito Ortiz.  As we previously reported, Abbott… READ MORE >

- 328 days ago
Tito Ortiz & Rampage Jackson -- Admit Defeat in Trash Talking Lawsuit

Tito Ortiz & Rampage Jackson
Admit Defeat in Trash Talking Lawsuit

Tito Ortiz and Rampage Jackson have tapped out ... settling a lawsuit with a former trainer over some remarks Tito made a few years back ... and we're told the trainer got a little cash for his… READ MORE >

- 468 days ago
Tito Ortiz -- Praises Dana White ... For Signing CM Punk

Tito Ortiz
Praises Dana White ... For Signing CM Punk

Didn't think we'd see this one coming ... but Tito Ortiz just fired off some COMPLIMENTS about his bitter rival Dana White -- praising the UFC boss for signing CM Punk. For the record, Ortiz and… READ MORE >

- 630 days ago
Tito Ortiz -- Rampage Jackson Has My Back ... In Nasty Legal War

Tito Ortiz
Rampage Jackson Has My Back ... In Nasty Legal War

Tito Ortiz is teaming up with some of the greatest fighters in the world -- including Oscar De La Hoya and Rampage Jackson -- hoping they can help him beat the crap out of an enemy ... in court.… READ MORE >

- 773 days ago
Tito Ortiz -- Punished in DUI Crash

Tito Ortiz
Punished in DUI Crash

Former MMA fighter Tito Ortiz copped a plea in his DUI case -- from when he drunkenly crashed his Porsche earlier this year -- and lucky for him, he won't be spending any more time behind… READ MORE >

- 854 days ago
Tito Ortiz -- Charged with DUI ... Stemming from Porsche Crash

Tito Ortiz
Charged with DUI Stemming from Porsche Crash

Former MMA champ Tito Ortiz has been charged with two counts of DUI ... after crashing his Porsche into a concrete median back in January, TMZ Sports has learned. The 38-year-old fighter was… READ MORE >

- 947 days ago

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