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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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Known For

Enter the Dragon
(1973)
The Way of the Dragon
The Way of the Dragon Tang Lung / Dragon
(1972)
The Chinese Connection
(1972)
The Big Boss
The Big Boss Cheng Chao-an
(1971)

Filmography

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 1969 Here Come the Brides (TV Series)
Lin
 1967 Ironside (TV Series)
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)
 1957 Thunderstorm
Chow Chung (as Siu Lung Lee)
 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 Fu zhi guo (Juvenile)
 1953 Ci mu lei
 1951 Ren zhi Chu
Ngau Tsai
 1950 Xi lu xiang
Ah-Cheung (Juvenile) (as Lung Lee)
 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 | 22 Articles | 14 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

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

A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough. See more »

Trivia:

His first major U.S. project was the role of Kato in the television series The Green Hornet (1966). He joked that he got this role because he was the only Oriental actor who could properly pronounce the lead character's name: "Britt Reid". See more »

Trademark:

Use of Jeet Kun Do, a form of martial arts he invented himself in which freedom of reaction was far more important than rigid form See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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