Shekhar Kapur Making Young Bruce Lee Biopic; Scripps Networks Hires Paul Welling – Global Briefs

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Elizabeth helmer Shekhar Kapur has been set to direct and is co-scripting a biopic about the young Bruce Lee. The $20M Little Dragon (working title) project is currently in pre-production and is planned as a U.S.-China-Hong Kong co-pro financed by Dadi Media Group, Beijing Golden World Pictures, Shanghai Longzhilin Cultural Investment Partnership and Kirin Media. Bruce Lee Entertainment's Shannon Lee (the martial arts legend's daughter) is co-writing with Kapur. The story…