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Brandon Lee (I) (1965–1993)


He was born on February 1, 1965 to Bruce Lee (Martial Arts idol) and Linda Lee Cadwell. Brother to Shannon Lee. In 1970-71, they moved to Hong Kong where Brandon became fluent in Cantonese by the age of 8. He attended Boston's Art-Oriented Emerson College in Massachusetts. He studied Martial Arts and drama, like his father. In 1983, he was ... See full bio »

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 1988 Ohara (TV Series)
Kenji
- What's in a Name (1988) ... Kenji
 1987 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
Johnny Caine
- Kung Fu: The Next Generation (1987) ... Johnny Caine
 1986 Kung Fu: The Movie (TV Movie)
Chung Wang
 1985 Crime Killer
Gangster - opening scene (uncredited)
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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 3 Interviews | 5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 11½" (1.82 m)
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Personal Quote:

[About The Crow (1994)] "I've done other films with violence in them, but I must say I've never done anything where I felt the violence was as justified as it is in this...This is justice". See more »

Trivia:

Growing up in Bruce's shadow wasn't always easy for the younger Lee. As a child, Brandon was about to sign up with a local martial-arts studio...until he noticed a large poster of his dad on the wall; Brandon ran from the dojo in tears. Later, as a teenager, he dropped out of two different high-schools (once, after an "altercation" with the vice-principal). See more »

Trademark:

Usually played a character on the wrong side of the law See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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