Speaker Profile

James “Lightning” Wilks


The Game Changers

James Wilks is a mixed martial artist best known for winning Season 9 of The Ultimate Fighter. He also serves as a combatives trainer for the US Marines, US Army Rangers and US Navy SEALs. For the past five years, James has been producing The Game Changers, a documentary about the dramatic rise of plant-based eating in professional sports. Featuring Arnold Schwarzenegger and executive produced by James Cameron, The Game Changers recently premiered at Sundance and Berlinale.

James “Lightning” Wilks's Sessions