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Bruce Lee (I) (1940–1973)


Bruce Lee remains the greatest icon of martial arts cinema and a key figure of modern popular media. Had it not been for Bruce Lee and his movies in the early 1970s, it's arguable whether or not the martial arts film genre would have ever penetrated and influenced mainstream North American and European cinema and audiences the way it has over the ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 32) in Kowloon, Hong Kong

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Filmography

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 1971 Longstreet (TV Series)
Li Tsung
- "I See", Said the Blind Man (1971) ... Li Tsung
- Wednesday's Child (1971) ... Li Tsung
- Spell Legacy Like Death (1971) ... Li Tsung
- The Way of the Intercepting Fist (1971) ... Li Tsung
 1969 Here Come the Brides (TV Series)
Lin
- Marriage, Chinese Style (1969) ... Lin
 1969 Blondie (TV Series)
Karate Instructor
- Pick on Someone Your Own Size (1969) ... Karate Instructor
 1967 Ironside (TV Series)
Leon Soo
- Tagged for Murder (1967) ... Leon Soo
 1966-1967 Batman (TV Series)
Kato
- The Spell of Tut (1966) ... Kato (uncredited)
 1966 The Milton Berle Show (TV Series)
Kato
- Episode #1.2 (1966) ... Kato
 1960 Ren hai gu hong
Ah Sam (as Lee Siu-Lung)
 1956 Zao zhi dang cu wo bu jia
Kai Cheung
 1956 Zha dian na fu
Yeung Siu-lung (as Lee Siu Lung)
 1955 Er nu zhai
 1955 Gu er xing
 1955 Ai xia ji
 1955 Ai
 1953 Wei lou chun xiao (as Lee Jun-fan)
 1953 Ci mu lei
 1951 Ren zhi Chu
Ngau Tsai
 1950 Xi lu xiang
Cheung (as Lee Siu Lung)
 1949 Meng li xi shi (as Siu Hoi-Chuen Lee)
 1948 Fu gui fu yun
 1941 Golden Gate Girl
Infant (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Author, The Tao of Jeet Kune Do See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Biographical Movies | 17 Print Biographies | 15 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Lee Jun-fan | Mr. Bruce Lee | Siu Hoi-Chuen Lee | Siu-Lung Lee | Xiaolong Li | Lee Siu Lung | Bruce Lee Siu-Lung | Lee Siu-Lung

Height:

5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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Personal Quote:

The martial arts are ultimately self-knowledge. A punch or a kick is not to knock the hell out of the guy in front, but to knock the hell out of your ego, your fear, or your hang-ups. See more »

Trivia:

Had four siblings, two sisters and two brothers: Phoebe Lee (b. 1938), Agnes Lee, older brother and fencing champion Peter Lee, and younger brother and musician Robert Lee. Some sources claim he also had a brother James who died of Black Lung in 1972 but James Yimm Lee was in fact his training partner and not his brother. See more »

Trademark:

Made animal sounds when he fought to unnerve his foes and focus his strength. His characters were often proudly Chinese and battled foes who racially oppressed his people as in when he smashed a "No dogs or Chinese allowed" sign with a flying kick See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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