Ian Keasler is an American celebrity husband. Ian Keasler is the husband of a famous actress, producer, and martial artist – Shannon Lee. Besides this, Ian is also an art designer and dealer.
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
Ian Keasler’s date of birth, his exact age, and his birthplace is not clearly mentioned on the web. There is also no information regarding Ian’s exact birthplace and zodiac sign. Nevertheless, Ian Keasler is an honorary citizen of the United States. Further, Ian’s full name is Anthony Ian Keasler. There is also no information regarding Ian’s educational journey and family details.
Ian Keasler stands tall at a height of 6 feet 1 inch and his weight is approximately 57 Kgs. Other than this, there is no further information regarding Ian’s other body measurement details like his chest-waist-hip measures, dress size, shoe size, etc. Likewise, Ian Keasler has brown eyes and hair of the same color.
Ian Keasler is married to Shannon Emery Lee. The lovers have a daughter together and her name is Wren. The lovers met for the first time in August 1988. Later, they fell in love and tied the knot with each other after dating for 6 years (in 1994). Ian and Shannon welcomed Wren Lee Keasler in the year 2003. Wren recently turned 18 years old as of December 2020.
Career and Professional Life
Professionally, Ian Keasler is a well-known art designer. Besides this, Ian is more popular as the celebrity husband of Shannon Lee. Shannon is an American actress, martial artist, and businesswoman. Moreover, Shannon is the only daughter of Bruce Lee and Linda Lee Cadwell.
Talking more about Ian’s wife’s family, Shannon’s father was a martial arts film star whereas her mother was a retired martial arts teacher. Further, Shannon is the granddaughter of Cantonese opera singer Lee Hoi-chuen. Also, Shannon has an elder brother named Brandon Lee.
Moreover, Shannon’s uncles are Robert Lee Jun-fai and Peter Lee Jung-sum. Shannon’s maternal great grandfather was Ho Kom Tong. Ho Kom Tong was a Chinese philanthropist of Dutch-Jewish descent. When Bruce Lee passed away on July 20, 1973, Ian’s wife – Shannon Lee – was just 4 years old.
In her youth, Ian’s wife studied Jeet Kune Do under Richard Bustillo. Richard was one of her father’s students. However, Shannon’s serious studies began only in the late 1990s. Further, to train for parts in action movies, Ian’s wife also studied Jeet Kune Do with Ted Wong.
Ian Keasler’s Wife’s Professional Details
Talking more about Ian Keasler’s wife and her professional endeavors, Shannon made her acting debut playing a cameo in her father’s 1993 biopic film Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story. Her role in this film was that of the party singer of the song California Dreamin.
Then in the year 1994, Ian’s wife appeared in the direct-to-video films Cage II with Lou Ferrigno and High Voltage with actor Antonio Sabato Jr. Then in the year 1998, Ian’s wife – Shannon – acted in the Hong Kong action film Enter the Eagles. Corey Yuen was the director of this film and it also co-starred popular actors Michael Wong and Anita Yuen.
Further, in the film, Shannon Lee had a fight scene with Benny Urquidez. Benny later went on to teach Shannon kickboxing. On television, Ian’s wife guest-starred in an episode of the TV series Martial Law. Shannon appeared on this show alongside actor Sammo Hung.
Moreover, in the year 2000, Shannon Lee sang a cover of I’m in the Mood for Love for the movie China Strike Force. The director of this film is Stanley Tong. Additionally, Ian Keasler’s wife appeared in the sci-fi TV film Epoch. This film first aired on the Sci-Fi Channel in the year 2001. The same year, Shannon also played the lead role in the action film Lessons for an Assassin. Shannon also hosted the first season of the game show WMAC Masters.
Likewise, Ian’s wife sang on the band Medicine’s album “The Mechanical Forces of Love” in the year 2003. Further, Shannon is also the president of the “Bruce Lee Foundation”. Ian’s wife was also the executive producer of the 2008 TV series The Legend of Bruce Lee. This series is based on Ian’s father-in-law’s life. And Shannon was also the executive producer of the 2009 documentary film How Bruce Lee Changed the World.
In the year 2015, Perfect Storm Entertainment and Shannon Lee announced that they would be producing the series, Warrior. It is based on an original idea by Bruce Lee and this series would air on Cinemax. Further, they also announced that the filmmaker Justin Lin was chosen to direct the series. The series premiered on 5 April 2019.