Jim Kelly (b. May June Actor, martial arts icon. Best known for his role as "Williams" in the film Enter the Dragon, Kelly was the first major African-American martial arts film star. Native of Millersburg, Bourbon County, KY.
Publicity photo of Jim Kelly for the 1973 martial arts film "Enter the Dragon. Kelly, who died on June 2013 at the age of was a star of nine martial arts films in the "blaxploitation" genre. He was a martial arts champion in real life.
Film: The Forbidden Kingdom A discovery made by a kung fu obsessed American teen sends him on an adventure to China, where he joins up with a band of martial arts warriors in order to free the imprisoned Monkey King.