Bruce Lee photographed in 1970's
Bruce Lee became famous about his Kung Fu movies in 1960's and 1970's. He begun his career in Hollywood but he didn't succeed so he moved soon to Asia and created career in Hong Kong and South China making several Kung Fu movies. He continued his career while after unification of CHina but on mid-1970's he returned to Hollywood and managed create career there. Him became too close friend with such actors as Steve McQueen, James Coburn, Clint Eastwood, Charles Bronson and Chuck Norris. Lee continued making Kung Fu movies but he too acted in some Westerns and action movies. One of his most famous Kung Fu movies in Hollywood is Kung Fu Kid (1984) where he acts mid-aged Kung Fu master who gets young boy as his pupil.
Lee continued acting always until 2000's. His one of last big movies are Kill Bill where he acted 1000 years old Kung Fu master Pai Mei. He has continued his acting career until this day but not very often and usually just very small cameo roles.