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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 »


(age 32) in Kowloon, Hong Kong

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Known For

Enter the Dragon
The Way of the Dragon
The Way of the Dragon Tang Lung / Dragon
The Chinese Connection
The Big Boss
The Big Boss Cheng Chao-an


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 1969 Here Come the Brides (TV Series)
 1967 Ironside (TV Series)
Leon Soo
 1966-1967 Batman (TV Series)
- The Spell of Tut (1966) ... Kato (uncredited)
 1966 The Milton Berle Show (TV Series)
- 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 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:

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 | 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 | Xiaolong Li | Lee Siu Lung | Bruce Lee Siu-Lung | Lee Siu-Lung


5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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Personal Quote:

To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person. If you want to understand the truth in martial arts, to see any opponent clearly, you must throw away the notion of styles or schools, prejudices, likes and dislikes, and so forth. Then, your mind will cease all conflict and come to rest. In this silence, you will see totally and freshly. See more »


Defeated British boxer Gary Elms by knockout in the third round in the 1958 Hong Kong amateur boxing championships by using Wing Chun traps and high/low-level straight punches. Before he met Elms in the finals, he knocked out three boxers in the first round. Hawkings Cheung, his fellow Wing Chun street fighter, witnessed the event. See more »


In at least one sequence in most of his movies, he would use a nunchaku against his opponents See more »

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