‘Conor McGregor meets Bruce Lee’: HBO Warrior’s Jason Tobin on inspiration for Young Jun character

//‘Conor McGregor meets Bruce Lee’: HBO Warrior’s Jason Tobin on inspiration for Young Jun character

‘Conor McGregor meets Bruce Lee’: HBO Warrior’s Jason Tobin on inspiration for Young Jun character

Hong Kong actor Jason Tobin’s scene-stealing Young Jun in the television show Warrior, which premiers Oct. 3 on HBO Go and Cinemax, pulls from the past and present world of mixed martial arts into a modern day synergy.Tobin, 46, plays Jun, the heir apparent to a Chinatown tong during the late 19th century in San Francisco. Decked out in braggadocios behaviour, a pompadour haircut and sailor mouth, Tobin said UFC fans might notice some Irish flair in his portrayal.UFC superstar Conor McGregor,…

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