News

Bruce Lee Biopic Birth of the Dragon Planned

February 19, 2013


The life of actor/martial artist Bruce Lee is set to be the focus of an upcoming project called Birth of the Dragon, says a story at The Hollywood Reporter. Set up through QED International and Groundswell Productions, the film will merge a traditional biopic with an action film based on actual events.

The Ali and Nixon screenwriting pair of Stephen Rivele and Christopher Wilkinson are attached to provide the screenplay, which is said to follow the aftermath of Lee's legendary 1965 duel with Wong Jack Man. In the movie version, the pair will team to take on Chinatown gangsters in San Francisco.

Bill Block and Michael London will produce alongside Rivele and Wilinson with Kelly Mullen executive producing.

(Photo Credit: WENN.com)


| 14 comments | Add a comment

From Around the Web

comments powered by Disqus
Latest Headlines:

Box Office Results: Guardians is North America's Top Movie of 2014!
Interview: Anthony and Joe Russo on The Winter Soldier, Captain America 3 and Agent Carter
Resident Evil Revelations 2 Confirmed, Persona 5 Coming to PS4
Star Wars Rebels 'Not What You Think' Short Online
Two Promos for Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season Two
Even More Cosplay Photos from the Dragon Con Parade!
New Promo for Arrow Season Three Teases New Villains, Romance
Storybrooke is Frozen Over in a New Teaser for Once Upon a Time
Cosplay Photos from the Dragon Con Parade!
Liam Neeson Would Reprise Ra's al Ghul on Arrow 'In a Heartbeat'
Amazon to Revive The Tick with Patrick Warburton?
Cosplay Photos from Dragon Con 2014!
Machete Kills Scribe to Draft Michael Bay-Produced Cosmic Motors
Phil Lord and Chris Miller to Reboot The Greatest American Hero for TV
Clark Kent Spotted in Gotham City in New Batman v Superman Set Photos
The Maze Runner Reveals a New Featurette and TV Spot
Interview: Filmmaker Ivan Reitman on Draft Day & Exclusive Deleted Scene
Bryan Fuller Likens American Gods' Scope to Game of Thrones

Follow ComingSoon.net on Twitter
MOST ACTIVE
From our partners