The Cinemax Original Series, ‘Warrior’ is Based on Bruce Lee’s Original TV Screenplay – Black Girl Nerds

More than 40 years ago, martial arts legend Bruce Lee pitched his idea for a TV series called, Warrior.

The plot was about a young Chinese man named Ah Sahm, who was trained in martial arts and emigrates to the United States during the Wild West era. Bruce pitched it to Warner Brothers. Warner Brothers turned it down. In 1972, a year before Bruce’s death, Warner Brothers produced a series, Kung Fu, that starred David Carradine. It was heavily rumored that Warner Brothers stole Bruce’s concept for Warrior and created, Kung Fu

Reblogged from Black Girl Nerds

Image courtesy of Cinemax/HBO

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