Yes, and it makes me pretty pissed off at white people of that time. I mean, it’s not like he just had a shot at being the actor, if I recall, he (co?)developed the idea for the show with the studio in the first place. (I might have that wrong, I’m way too sleepy to look it up).
Hey, fun fact, speaking of Bruce Lee, I train in Jeet Kune Do with Vernon Rochon, who was trained by Jerry Poteet (the second student admitted to Bruce Lee’s Chinatown School back in LA, also part of a private group of five students, who trained with Bruce Lee twice a week) and the person who trained Jason Scott Lee to portray Bruce Lee in Dragon, The Bruce Lee Story.