Sep 15, 2020
Charles Hubbell interviews Kym Rock. Kym is a 6th Degree Black Belt, 7 time female world karate champion, Hall of Fame Member of both the World Karate Union and the United States Martial Arts Alliance, and Instructor of the Year in four different categories. While going through a divorce In 2011 Russell Johnson moved next door to Kym Rock. The two became close friends and confidantes. At this point in his life Russell Johnson had not spoken about the Moo in many years. Kym encouraged Russell and was the catalyst for him sharing his story today. Kym recruited Russell to act in her women’s “Fight Like a Girl” self-defense videos, which ignited a passion in Russell that began his film and acting career. In this interview, Kym tells how she became involved in martial arts, how she developed a system that works for everyone including women – called ‘Fight Like A Girl’, and how learning the mental portion of the martial arts should come first, and the physical portion will follow. She explains how to find a good martial arts school. She tells how she met Russell Johnson and was drawn to his story. "Deceived: The Moo Years" is the true story of one young man's compelling, at times terrifying, former involvement with the martial arts cult Chung Moo Quan.