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Leslie Cheung (1956–2003)

Leslie Cheung was the youngest of 10 children. His father was tailor to the late William Holden. Leslie's parents divorced when he was young, and he claims this is one reason for his disinterest in marriage. Following graduation from secondary school, he studied at Leeds University in Great Britain. Upon his return to Hong Kong, he entered the ... See full bio »


(age 46) in Hong Kong, China

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 2002 Yee do hung gaan
Jim Law
 2000 Luen chin chung sing
Jimmy Tong
 2000 And I Hate You So
C.H. Yuen
 2000 Double Tap
Rick Pang
 2000 From Ashes to Ashes (Short)
 1999 Moonlight Express
Tatsuya Misawa / Shek Karbo
 1998 Ngon na ma dak lin na
 1998 Knock Off
Young Worker (Skinny Freight)
 1998 Gau sing biu choi
Ma Lun Cheung / Tok Choi
 1998 Hong se lian ren
 1996 Xin Shang Hai tan
Hui Man Keung (as Lesile K.W. Cheung)
 1996 Temptress Moon
Yu Zhongliang
 1996 Tri-Star
Father Zhong Guoqiang
 1995 The Chinese Feast
 1994 Ji de... xiang jiao cheng shu shi II: Chu lian qing ren
Cameo appearance (uncredited)
 1994 Jin xiu qian cheng
Lam Chiu-Wing
 1994 Daai foo ji ga
 1993 The Bride with White Hair 2
Cho Yi-Hang
 1993 The Bride with White Hair
Zhuo Yi-Hang
 1993 All's Well, Ends Well Too
David Copper Feel
 1992 All's Well, Ends Well
Shang So
 1991 Once a Thief
James (Jim)
 1989 Miss Asia Pagaent 1989 (TV Movie)
Guest performer / singer
 1989 Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit
Brother Thief
 1988 Sha zhi lian
Chi Ken-Wing
 1986 Ou ran
 1985 Wei ni zhong qing
Piggy Chan
 1985 Crazy Romance
 1984 San wen zhi
 1984 Yuen fan
 1984 Nong boon do ching (TV Mini-Series)
Chim Siyu
 1983 Di yi ci
 1983 Gu shou
 1982 Lie huo qing chun
 1982 Chong ji 21
 1982 Teenage Dreamers
Chen, Jackson
 1981 Job Hunter
 1980 Shi ye sheng
 1980 Encore
 1980 Fau sun luk gip (TV Series)
Che Sui-sung
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Alternate Names:

Kwok-wing Cheung | Lesile K.W. Cheung | Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing | Guorong Zhang


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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In the early 1990s he became one of the few Hong Kong actors who dared to play gay characters on-screen. Cheung's first gay role was Cheng Dieyi in Farewell My Concubine (1993). In Happy Together (1997), Cheung played another gay role which involved him in graphic sex scenes and for which he was nominated for the Best Actor Award at both the Golden Horse Awards and the Hong Kong Film Awards. See more »



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