Brandon Lee was a famous American martial artist and actor. He began his film career in 1986 with a supporting role in television film ‘Kung Fu: The Movie.' Thereafter, he was seen in a number of low-budget films, mostly action movies. Some of his notable works include, ‘Rapid Fire,’ ‘Legacy of Rage,’ and ‘Showdown in Little Tokyo.' Unfortunately, Lee died during shooting of the film, ‘The Crow.' The movie was, however, released with the help of special effects and stunt doubles posthumously. We have amassed some noteworthy sayings and quotes by Brandon Lee. Read through the thoughts and quotes by Brandon Lee which are quite often quoted.
Immortality is to live your life doing good things, and leaving your mark behind.
I've wanted to follow my dad into acting for as long as I can remember. 'I've had a very serious round of dramatic training, and I like action films that take their characters seriously, so I figure I'm making it the best of both worlds if I try to bring some serious acting to a shoot-'em-up picture.
All I can tell you is that you cannot make choices in your own career, either career choices or choices when you're actually working as an actor, based on trying to downplay or live up to a comparison with somebody else. You just can't do that. You have to do your own work based on your own gut, your own instincts, and your own life.
Action-adventure, that genre, only works for me if you can care about the characters. If the hero's not taking some kind of a journey, then there are no stakes - and no stakes, then you don't care if he lives or dies, wins or loses.