Also, something really fun to do, if you have the DVDs or some such, is to go through the fights frame-by-frame in slow motion.That's always quite fun to see exactly what's going on and what techniques are used. For Burn Notice episode guides and summaries bit about the martial arts used in Sherlock Holmes (seems to be based in Wing Chun Kung Fu) a nice piece in wikipedia with some splendid pictures of Victorian gentlemen with splendid Victorian moustaches about the original Conan Doyle/Sherlock Holmes martial art - Bartitsu or Baritsu.Donovan, who stars as "burned" spy Michael Westen on the hit USA Network show, has been seeing Woods for some time.The two have been spotted at numerous events together, including Palm Beach polo matches, the Blacks' Annual Gala and riding in a helicopter at the USPA Piaget Gold Cup. They have even competed together in various charity triathlon events.
I believe Jefferey Donovan claims being a shodan in aikikai..sure.The neat thing to me is how in Burn Notice, and in Sherlock Holmes, the fighting styles are tuned to the character.So Watson fights differently than Holmes, and Michael Weston uses Sambo since his background was he worked black ops in Russia and Afghanistan.Men's Fitness has an article on Jeffrey Donovan, star of Burn Notice.It confirms his aikido background, "citing the basic tenets of aikido as a major influence in his own thinking." I had noticed aikido techniques on several shows.