Enter the Dragon actor Jim Kelly dies of cancer aged 67

Monday, 01 July 2013 - 18:08


US actor and karate expert Jim Kelly, who starred with Bruce Lee in Enter the Dragon, has died at the age of 67.


Kelly became famed for his cool one-liners and fight scenes as the charismatic Williams in the 1973 martial arts classic.


His other films included Black Belt Jones, Three the Hard Way, Golden Needles and the Black Samurai.


Enter the Dragon is considered to be one of the most popular kung fu films of all time, it was Lee's first film in the English language and was released days after his death at the age of 32.