Bruce Lee's Hong Kong TV Shows (timeline)January 24 2016 at 8:42 AM
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This is my personal reference for the above.
Also for Leon and those who are interested. Will keep finding out the exact dates of those unclear ones. Thanks.
1. April 7th (Tuesday) - Bruce appeared on HKTVB in Enjoy Yourself Tonight (EYT) show for the first time with his son, Brandon. Host was Michael Hui. Bruce’s Karateka demonstrators and assistants: Lee Kam-Kun and his students, one of them being Lau Wing, all Karate black belt holders.
(Note: the date is confirmed to be 7th not 9th; refer to Bruce’s letter to his wife, Linda in 'Letters of The Dragon'; HK Commercial Press dated 9th Apr’71 and HKTVB’s award to Bruce for appearing on Apr 7th （Tuesday）
2. April 10th (Friday) - Bruce appeared in RTV’s “Golden Hour” show with his son, Brandon. Hosts: Gou Leung and David Lo. Bruce’s Karateka demonstrators and assistants: Lee Kam-Kun and his students, one of them being Lau Wing, all Karate black belt holders.
1. September 3rd (Friday) - 3pm, Bruce returned from Thailand upon filming The Big Boss and gave a press conference at Kai Tak Airport. TVB News reported this conference in its evening news.
2. September 3rd (Friday) – In the evening, Bruce appeared on HKTVB’s EYT show. Host: Tam Peng-Man.
3. October 22rd (Friday) - Bruce appeared on HKTVB’s EYT show with Bob Baker and did a short demonstration. Host: Josiah Lau Kar-Kit.
4. November 19th (Friday) - Bruce appeared on HKTVB’s special program for The Big Boss.
5. December 9th (Thursday) - Bruce appeared on The Pierre Berton show ( known as The Lost Interview ). It was shown in HKTVB in Jan 1973.
1. Jan 16th (Sunday) - A bearded Bruce talked into the TVB microphone at Kai Tak Airport with Lo Wei and Leonard Ho. According to TVB producer, Robert Chua, it was a taped CNY greeting program that was telecast in mid Feb 1972 (CNY).
2. May 19th (Friday) - Bruce appeared on HKTVB’s EYT show, with Chuck Norris and Bob Wall. Host: Josiah Lau Kar-Kit
3. Jun 16th (Friday) – Bruce attended Unicorn Palm press conference with his friend Unicorn and many HK stars.
4. June 24th (Saturday) - Bruce appeared on HKTVB’s EYT show (Operation Relief Charity Show) with his wife Linda, his son Brandon and Wu-Ngan. Hosts: Josiah Lau Kar-Kit, Michael Hui, Lydia Sum, Tam Peng-Man, Ivan Ho-Bee etc.
5. November 20th (Monday) - Bruce appeared on HKTVB’s EYT show to celebrate TVB 5th Anniversary. Bruce came out of a cake and rejoiced with everyone on the show. Hosts: Ivan Ho-Bee and Lydia Sum.
1. Jan – Bruce appeared in HKTVB’s EYT show. Host: Ivan Ho-Bee
2. Early Feb – TVB entertainment news reported Bruce's first lead role in his Hollywood film - ETD (Behind the scenes)
3. Apr – Bruce appeared in TVB’s Montage show with Raymond Chow. They talked about shooting of ETD and HK's movie industry future development etc. Host: Tina Ti
4. July 5th (Thur) - Bruce's last appearance on HKTVB’s EYT show. He talked about the Lo Wei’s incident that happened on the same day (afternoon). Host: Ivan Ho-Bee. HK Newspapers have many reports on this incident. Date is confirmed to be July 5th not 10th .
Thanks LJF good work! NT - Leon on Jan 24, 2016, 11:10 AM