Jim “the Dragon” Kelly (May 5, 1946 – June 29, 2013)

 

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Jim Kelly

(CNN) Jim Kelly, who parlayed his martial arts skills into a successful but brief career in action movies (such as Bruce Lee’s, Enter the Dragon), has died. He was 67. (read the rest at: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/01/showbiz/jim-kelly-death/?hpt=hp_t3)

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Liu Chia Liang

Earlier, on Tuesday of this week we (the Martial community) also lost Lau Kar-leung (28 July 1934 – 25 June 2013), also known as Liu Chia-liang, was a Hong Kong-based Chinese actor, filmmaker, choreographer and martial artist. Lau is best known for the films he made in the 1970’s and 1980’s for the Shaw Brothers Studio. One of his most famous works is The 36th Chamber of Shaolin which starred Gordon Liu, as well as Drunken Master II which starred Jackie Chan.

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