Caption: Bruce Lee and Van Williams circa 1966
Actor, Miscellaneous Crew, Writer
Born: November 27, 1940
Star sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5' 7½" (1.71 m)
Known for: Enter the Dragon (1973), The Way of the Dragon (1972), The Chinese Connection (1972), The Big Boss (1971)
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 ...