Rock Lee(ロック・リー,Rokku Rī) is a fictional character in the anime and manga series. He is a member of Might Guy's Team Guy, consisting of himself, Neji Hyuga, and Tenten. He is also considered part of the Konoha 11.
According to an interview with Masashi Kishimoto in Shonen Jump's Naruto Anime Profiles Episodes 1-37, Rock Lee is his most fun character to draw. He also has stated that Sakura Haruno and Rock Lee were meant to symbolize human weakness (at least in the beginning).Like Guy (Gai), Lee is modeled after the martial artist Bruce Lee and even has the same birthday.