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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 1965, 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 expelled ... 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:

"I don't know if I was destined to play this role, but I feel very fortunate to be doing so." (on his last film, "The Crow") 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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