Bio / Info
Ronda Rousey was born in Riverside, California, growing up as a talented swimmer who was a part of the Junior Olympics Swim team from the ages of 6-10. Her mother, a 7th degree black belt and 1984 Judo World Champion introduced her daughter to the sport of Judo after that, to help boost her confidence and social skills. In 2010, Rousey joined the Mixed Martial Arts scene and began dominating in fights. She won the first bronze medal for Women's Judo at the 2008 Summer Olympic Games, the first American to do so since the sport was added in 1992. Rousey began her acting career with the 2014 action film, THE EXPENDABLES 3 and has been in many other movies, including ENTOURAGE and FURIOUS SEVEN.