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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 »

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(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 Marlowe
Winslow Wong
 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)
 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 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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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial with Bruce Lee (archive footage), Frank Lloyd Wright (archive footage), Jackie Robinson (archive footage), and Jack Sneed (voiceover) for the 2014 Mazda 3 with SkyActiv Technology. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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


Alternate Names:

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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Did You Know?

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:

His development of Jeet Kune Do came partially out of an incident with his school. A rival martial artist challenged him to a duel over his decision to teach non-Chinese students. Lee accepted the challenge and won the duel but later thought that the fight took too long because his martial art technique was too rigid and formalistic. Thus he decided to develop a better system with an emphasis on ... See more »

Trademark:

Often had a scene in his films where in a fight, he gets wounded. Standing stunned, he tastes his own blood and then he goes berserk wiping out any opponent in his path. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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