Jim Kelly became the first Black martial arts film star, he also worked with Bruce Lee in the blockbuster, Enter the Dragon 1973. He was one of the first black actor to have a major part in a martial arts film.
On June 29, 2013, Kelly died of cancer at his home in San Diego, California. Kelly was 67 years old.
One Down, Two To Go. Staring Jim Kelly, Richard Roundtree, Jim Brown and Fred Williamson 1982
Hong Kong Connection Staring Jim Kelly
Jim Kelly interview talks real about the movie industry