The legacy of Bruce Lee, the legend of martial arts and cinema, is coming to life with an anime series called House of Lee, thanks to the initiative of his daughter Shannon Lee.
The anime, which is about an alternative universe where Lee has established a united warrior corps tasked with preventing the world from succumbing to darkness, reflects Lee’s philosophy and says, “Those who are not aware that they are walking in darkness will never seek the light.” He is inspired by words like. Including spirituality, one’s struggle with one’s inner turmoil, and the experience of being an Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI), the production goes beyond being a superficial fight narrative and provides a deeper look at Lee’s legacy. You can watch the trailer of the series, created in collaboration with Beijing-based anime studio Shockunit Studio, here. Although the release date is not clear, it is estimated as the 2024/25 season.