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Michael Man-Kin Chow

Michael Chow is Canadian Chinese. After graduating from psychology at York University of Toronto (mother is a professor in East Asian Studies, there), he pursued his acting career in Hong Kong. Knowing almost no Chinese nor acting he worked his way up the ladder developing his skills. He has appeared in over 80 films and starred in over 30 of them... See full bio »

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Kung Phooey!
Kung Phooey! Art Chew
Police Story 2
Police Story 2 CID Cop
Qi yue shi si
Qi yue shi si Inspector Chow


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 2007 Marco Polo (TV Movie)
Chi (as Michael Chow)
 2006 Son of the Dragon (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... Bo (as Michael Chow)
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... Bo (as Michael Chow)
 2004 Forever Yours
Chow Chow
 2004 Love Trilogy
Li Caishun
 2003 Kung Phooey!
Art Chew
 2002 Mi li jig jie zhi: Lan gui fang (Video)
Officer Ben Li
 2002 Tou du (TV Series)
- (2002) (2002) ... Steven
- Episode #1.5 (2002) ... Steven
- Episode #1.4 (2002) ... Steven
- Episode #1.3 (2002) ... Steven
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... Steven
 2001 Jing tian da tao wan (Short)
 2000 Chuang gui ni zhi xie guang zhi zai
Michael Wong Si
 2000 Jiu yue jiu
 1999 Golden Nightmare
Captain Washington Joe
 1998 Love in Shanghai (TV Movie)
Lao Da
 1998 Gau sing biu choi
Ma Lun Kui
 1997 Jie qian zhuan jia
Dai B
 1997 Shi wu yi sha ren wang luo
Donson Woo
 1997 Ni ge mie ye chang
Sau Sou Lo
 1997 Ye ban er dian zhong
Wong Fun (second segment)
 1996 Meng Bo
Ryô Saeba / Mr. Mumble
 1996 Gang du zui hou yi ge bao biao
Bodyguard, Dai Kin
 1995 Yue hei feng gao
Jau Zai / Dick Chow Long-Dong
 1995 Gong pu II
Chow Sir
 1995 Zei wang
Dr. Lam
 1995 Te jing ji xian feng
Ah Mike
 1994 A De shen ming
Douglas Ng
 1994 Zheng yue shi wu zhi yi sheng yi shi
Inspector Chow
 1994 Wan choi tung ji
 1994 Lian ai de tian kong
Mr. Five Elements
 1994 He Ain't Heavy... He's My Father
The Professor
 1993 Qi yue shi si
Inspector Chow
 1993 Yi wu shao ya gui
Werewolf Butler
 1993 Crazy Hong Kong
Truck Driver (as Michael Chow)
 1993 Tom, Dick and Hairy
 1992 Ye ye ban fei jiao
Mr. Cheung
 1992 Yu ya gong wu
Rookie Gigolo
 1992 Fight Back to School II
Undercover Student (as Man-kin Chow)
 1992 Hua gui lu xing tuan
 1991 Fallen Angel (TV Movie)
 1991 Pretty Ghost
 1990 Putonghua (TV Series)
 1990 Huang jia du chuan
 1989 God of Gamblers
Casino Manager
 1989 Qiu ai ye jing hun
Chan Wan
 1989 Shao nu xin
 1989 Dan shen gui zu
Blind Date
 1988 City War
Bobby (as Michael Chow)
 1988 Xue Call ji
 1988 Police Story 2
 1988 The Big Heat
 1988 Gai juk tiu mo
Mental Patient
 1988 Top Squad
 1987 Xia cu da zhang fu
Big Brother Tiger
 1986 Shen tan zhu gu li
Inspector Leung
 1986 Chi xin de wo
 1986 Ba xi lin men
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Other Works:

Hosted a talk show for Hit radio 99.7 once a week for three months to research his role in the movie "Banana Club" in l996 See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Man-Kin Chow | Man-kin Chow | Michael Chow | Michael Jo


5' 11¾" (1.83 m)

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Personal Quote:

If a billion people can recognise me, wouldn't it be great if I could have a billion friends! See more »


Used mother's maiden name all through school to avoid getting teased. Went by Mike Tsau instead of Mike Chow See more »

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