'Last Dragon' Star Leo O'Brien RELEASED From Hospital After Being Gunned Down in NY

9/10/2011 4:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

The actor who played Bruce Leroy's little bro in the 1985 classic "Last Dragon" has finally been released from a NY hospital ... after being SHOT twice in broad daylight ... TMZ has learned.

Leo O'Brien is making one hell of a recovery after sustaining gunshot wounds to his stomach and his arm ... when a man opened fire on the actor for no apparent reason on Labor Day.

O'Brien tells TMZ, "I'm feeling much better."

As we previously reported, cops arrested the suspected shooter for attempted murder.