Resorts World Genting unveils an exclusive Bruce Lee Exhibition: The First Tour of his statue outside of Hong Kong
Genting Highlands – Resorts World Genting, in collaboration with Thematic Legendary Kingdom and Bruce Lee Club Hong Kong is excited to usher in the Year of the Dragon with an exclusive exhibition dedicated to the greatest martial artist of all time, Bruce Lee – Asia’s best-known Dragon!
Running from 5th February to 14th April 2024, immerse yourself in the global iconic figure’s cinematic legacy at Times Square Stage, SkyAvenue, Resorts World Genting.
The official launch today was attended by Lee Chin Chen, Deputy Speaker of the Pahang State Legislative Assembly, Aaron Soo, Senior Vice President of Theme Parks, Tenancy and Festivals, Dato’ Sri Kay, Vice President of Corporate Communications and Public Relations, Alvin Lee, CEO of Thematic Legendary Kingdom, President W Wong and Professor Hew Kuan Yau, committee member of Bruce Lee Club.
Making its very first debut outside of Hong Kong, the exhibition showcases a striking 2.5m Bruce Lee statue in his iconic “Kung Fu” pose. Attendees are invited to a unique photo session, imitating Bruce Lee’s pose, and will receive a specially crafted magnetic photo frame as a memento.
Delving into Bruce Lee’s life, this exhibition partners with renowned 3D artist Shannon Ma to provide fans with an immersive experience that highlights Bruce Lee’s profound impact globally. Original hand-painted masterpieces by Shannon Ma, along with limited edition collectibles will be available for purchase.
In his address, Aaron Soo expressed, “We are so proud that Resorts World Genting is the first to host this remarkable exhibition outside of Tsim Sha Tsui. We look forward to attracting martial arts enthusiasts and devoted fans of Bruce Lee to the exhibition, offering them the chance to learn or get reacquainted with the enduring spirit of Asia’s best-known Dragon, whose influence continues to resonate across generations.”
President of Bruce Lee Club, W Wong recognizes the significance of the Year of the Dragon and Bruce Lee’s global recognition as the “Chinese Dragon” whose heroic image transcends cultures and borders, serving as a perfect amalgamation of Eastern and Western cultures. Mr W Wong highlights that commemorating Bruce Lee goes beyond honoring an iconic movie star, it celebrates a globally outstanding Chinese martial artist, Kung Fu philosopher, and action film superstar. He further notes that the Asian Dragon’s indomitable spirit and remarkable achievements continue to serve as a source of inspiration for today’s youth.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to celebrate the man behind the legacy, and acquire exclusive memorabilia. For more information, visit rwgenting.com or our official social media channels.
Note: There are also photo opportunities at RM 28 with photo frames at the Bruce Lee exhibition.
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About Genting Malaysia
Genting Malaysia is one of the leading leisure and hospitality corporations in the world. Listed on Bursa Malaysia with approximately RM16 billion in market capitalisation, Genting Malaysia owns and operates major resort properties including Resorts World Genting (RWG) in Malaysia, Resorts World New York City (RWNYC), as well as Resorts World Catskills (RW Catskills) and Resorts World Hudson Valley (which are 49%-owned via an associate company), in the United States (US), Resorts World Bimini (RW Bimini) in the Bahamas, Resorts World Birmingham (RW Birmingham) and over 30 casinos in the United Kingdom (UK), and Crockfords Cairo in Egypt. Genting Malaysia also owns and operates two seaside resorts in Malaysia, namely Resorts World Kijal in Terengganu and Resorts World Langkawi on Langkawi island.
With about 10,500 rooms across seven distinct hotels, RWG is Malaysia’s premier integrated resort destination. The resort also features wide-ranging leisure and entertainment facilities, including gaming, theme park and amusement attractions, dining and retail outlets, as well as international shows and business convention facilities. Genting SkyWorlds Theme Park, a first class, world-class theme park is a key attraction in augmenting RWG’s integrated entertainment line-up. Additionally, Genting Highlands Premium Outlets (a joint venture between Genting Plantations Berhad and Simon Property Group) at the mid-hill, further complement RWG’s extensive premium offerings and exemplifies its position as a leading provider of leisure and entertainment in the region.
Genting Malaysia is a member of the Genting Group, one of Asia’s leading and best-managed multinational companies. The Genting Group is led by Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay, a visionary entrepreneur who has successfully established the Resorts World brand as a leader in the leisure and hospitality sector in Malaysia, Singapore, the US, the Bahamas and the UK. Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay also has significant investments in other industries globally including oil palm plantations, property development, power generation, oil and gas and biotechnology.