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Daniel Wu's martial arts TV series premieres in Nov. on AMC

Hong Kong movie star Daniel Wu is bringing martial arts back to TV in the U.S. with his upcoming series "Into the Badlands," premiering Nov. 19 on AMC. Wu, who stars on the show and is also an executive producer, shared his backstory with a panel of TV critics Friday. Born in California, Wu fell into acting while on a post-college trip to Hong Kong. He was discovered in a bar for a TV commercial, which quickly led to his film career. He's gone on to make more than 60 movies. The six-episode first season of "Badlands" is based on the Chinese novel "Journey to the West." Wu plays a skilled warrior named Sunny who teams up with a young boy named M.K....