Aaron Norris, a film producer, director and actor, is also a Vietnam veteran. During the Vietnam war, both Aaron and his older brother Wieland, enlisted in the United States Army. Weiland was killed in action in Vietnam in 1970.

Aaron began his career in the movies as an uncredited stunt man, then moved on to acting in small roles in films such as Good Guys Wear Black, A Force of One, The Octagon and Lone Wolf McQuade. In the mid-1980s he began writing and directing. He has directed and produced many films. His credits include Braddock: Missing in Action III, Platoon Leader, Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection, The Hitman, Hellbound, Top Dog, Sidekicks and was the executive producer of 168 television episodes of Walker, Texas Ranger.

A ninth degree black belt, Aaron holds the current title, President of the United Fighting Arts Federation, U.F.A.F a world wide organization of more than 3000 black belts. He is also the president of development and production of ALN, formerly The American Life Network. Aaron and his wife, Becki, have been married for twenty-nine years and have three children: Meagan, Amanda and Tyler.