Remembering My Old Flame Brandon Lee 20 Years After "The Crow"

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[Editor's Note: Its been twenty years since actor Brandon Lee was accidentally shot to death with a prop gun while filming The Crow in North Carolina. Just before his meteoric rise to stardom took off, Shannon Bradley-Colleary spent a year as the girlfriend of the ill-fated star. In this touching post, she looks back on the precious life that was. --Morgan]

Image courtesy of Shannon Bradley-Colleary (pictured here with Brandon Lee)

Twenty years ago this month a young man’s trajectory to stardom was cut tragically short. Legendary martial artist and actor Bruce Lee’s charismatic son, Brandon, was carving a name of his own in film when he died tragically on the set of the gothic, comic film The Crow

I spent a year with Brandon before his rocket took off and this is the small part of his story that is mine as well. I remember you, beautiful boy.

Read more from Remembering Former Love, Brandon Lee, 20 Years After His Death on the Movie Set of “The Crow” at The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful


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