Bruce Lee’s forgotten child star start: before Enter the Dragon and breaking into Hollywood, the martial arts actor was Hong Kong’s ‘Little Dragon Li’ after landing his first role as a baby

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TitleBruce Lee’s forgotten child star start: before Enter the Dragon and breaking into Hollywood, the martial arts actor was Hong Kong’s ‘Little Dragon Li’ after landing his first role as a baby
DescriptionThe martial arts superstar would miss the release of his final Hong Kong film, The Orphan, in 1960, as he had left for a new life in the US before it came out
Lee followed in his father Li Hoi-chuen’s footsteps into showbiz, racking up a healthy number of film roles after his Hong Kong debut, The Birth of Mankind, in 1946
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Media name/outletSouth China Morning Post
PlaceHong Kong
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media typePrint
Producer/AuthorDouglas Parkes
Date20/02/22
Linkhttps://www.scmp.com/magazines/style/celebrity/article/3167557/bruce-lees-forgotten-child-star-start-enter-dragon-and