Acted in 1985, Commando is an American action film. Directed by Mark L. Lester and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Rae Dawn Chong in the leading roles, Commando tells the story of John Matrix, a retired Special Forces colonel who goes a tumultuous journey to save his daughter, who was abducted by his former subordinate.
However, in this article, I will be sharing with you, 7 ‘Commando’ actors and what they are currently doing:
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1. Rae Dawn Chong
Rae Dawn Chong is a 61-year-old Canadian-American actress.
Renowned for her legendary roles in thriller movies, Chong played Cindy in Commando.
She is till currently acting, and was recently honored with the Invisible Woman Award from the Women Film Critics Circle for Supporting performance by a woman whose exceptional impact on the film dramatically, socially or historically, has been ignored in The Sleeping Negro.
2. Vernon Wells
Vernon George Wells is a 76-year-old Australian character actor. He began his acting career by appearing on Australian television shows in the 1970s.
He came to limelight after playing Bennett in the military action film, Commando.
He is still presently acting, and his latest films are Red Snow and Grant.
3. Bill Duke
William Henry Duke is a 79-year-old American actor and film director. Known for his physically imposing frame, Duke works primarily in the action and crime drama genres often as a character related to law enforcement.
He starred as Cooke in Commando movie.
Duke is still currently into acting and directing.
4. Dan Hedaya
Daniel G. Hedaya is an 81-year-old American actor.
He established himself as a supporting actor, often playing sleazy villains or wisecracking supporting characters. He gained recognition for his role as the evil dictator Arius in Commando.
Dan is presently enjoying his retirement from the entertainment industry, although he still appears in several guest roles.
5. David Patrick Kelly
David Patrick Kelly is a 71-year-old American actor, musician, and lyricist who has appeared in numerous films and television series.
He is best known for his role as Sully in Commando.
David is currently into music and acting, and one of his most present movies is VFW, a 2019 American action horror film directed by Joe Begos.
6. Alyssa Milano
Alyssa Jayne Milano is a 49-year-old American actress, producer, singer, author, and activist.
In 1985, at the age of 12, Alyssa starred as Jenny Matrix, the daughter of Arnold Schwarzenegger in Commando movie.
Alyssa is currently into acting, and her most recent movie is Brazen, a 2022 American thriller film.
7. Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger is a 74-year-old Austrian-American actor, film producer, businessman, former bodybuilder, and politician. Schwarzenegger rose to international fame with his outstanding leading role as John Matrix in the Commando movie.
After years of blockbuster movie roles, Schwarzenegger went into politics, becoming governor of California in 2003. He returned to the big screen after leaving office in 2011, and is currently finding success with The Expendables franchise and a return to the Terminator series. He also currently lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.