Lee was born in Canton, China, and was raised in Hong Kong. When her mother remarried, they moved to London, where Lee remained when her parents moved on to America. She appeared in the series "Benny Hill" (regular, 1973), "Man of Affairs" (regular), "Gangsters" (1976), and "The Professionals" (1980). She starred in the film "Il Mondo dei sensi di Emy Wong (AKA Xianggang ai man nui, AKA Hong Kong Emanuelle, 1976), and had a small part in "For Your Eyes Only" (1981).
Lee appeared in early Year 1 episodes of the television show "Space: 1999", and in the Year 2 episode "The Taybor".