Forty-two years ago this week, the world lost Bruce Lee, a martial artist who inspired millions and became a game changer for the way Asian Americans were perceived in Hollywood. Lee raised the art of Kung Fu in the public eye and became an action movie icon. His famous yellow jumpsuit and beautiful mastery of the art of fighting made him a household name across the globe.
To honor the legend, the digital team at CCTV America put together some of our favorite Bruce Lee moments. Enjoy, and be water.
Remembering Bruce Lee42 years ago, the world lost a man who inspired thousands and revolutionized the way Chinese American's were perceived in Hollywood. Bruce Lee turned the public eye to the art of Kung Fu fighting and became an action icon. His infamous yellow jumpsuit and uncanny ability to fight his way out of any situation despite the odds made him a household name all around the world.