Kiedis out grapples Corden on the front lawn
Late night show host James Corden is famous for his lip syncing car rides with celebrities but on this ride with the Red Hot Chilli Peppers things took an interesting turn when Corden and front man Anthony Kiedis decide to pull over and ‘grapple’.
Little did Corden know, Kiedis actually has a background training in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and is a huge fan of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. That was enough for him to win the fun match on the front lawn:
About Anthony Kiedes
Anthony Kiedis born November 1, 1962) is an American singer and songwriter best known as the lead singer of the band Red Hot Chili Peppers, which he has fronted since its inception in 1983.
Kiedis is a co-founder of the Red Hot Chili Peppers and (apart from a brief termination in 1986) has been with the band throughout their entire history, having recorded all ten studio albums with them. Kiedis and his fellow band members were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012. In 2004, he published an autobiography titled Scar Tissue, which became a New York Times Best Seller.
About James Corden
Describing himself as the “chunky unit”, James Kimberley Corden was born in Hillingdon, London and raised in Buckinghamshire, the son of Margaret (Collins), a social worker, and Malcolm Corden, a musician. He studied drama at the Jackie Palmer Stage School before going on to Holmer Green Senior School, near High Wycombe. However, he admits that he had very little academic ambition and turned to acting, making his screen debut in the monochrome Shane Meadows film 24 7: Twenty Four Seven (1997). After taking small roles in television drama series, he landed his first notable role as the teenage member of a slimming club in the British TV comedy-drama Fat Friends (2000).