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Chow Anderson | Amon Chow | Yuen Fat Chow | Chow Yuen Fat | Chow Yun Fat | Chow Yun Fatt | Chow Yun-Fat | Runfa Zhou
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on his Mandarin pronunciation in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
(2000)] It's awful. The first day I had to do 28 takes simply because of the language problem. That's never happened before in my life. It put me under a lot of pressure. There was a lot of dialogue in this film, more than I've ever had to speak before. It was like speaking Shakespeare.
He helped Andy Lau
in his movie career, after it almost crashed when he refused to sign a contract with TVB, which made him blacklisted from Hong Kong Television.
Chow often is seen with a trademark toothpick in his mouth, particularly in his films with John Woo.