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Winston Chao


Winston Chao was born on June 9, 1960 in Taiwan as Wen-hsuan Chao. He is an actor, known for The Wedding Banquet (1993), Eat Drink Man Woman (1994) and Xin hai ge ming (2011). See full bio »

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Known For

The Wedding Banquet
The Wedding Banquet Wai-Tung Gao
(1993)
Eat Drink Man Woman
(1994)
Xin hai ge ming
Xin hai ge ming Sun Yat-sen
(2011)
Kabali
Kabali Tony Lee
(2016)

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 2015 Mi yue zhuan (TV Series)
King Wei of Chu
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... King Wei of Chu
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... King Wei of Chu
- Episode #1.1 (2015) ... King Wei of Chu
 2015 Kodoku no gurume (TV Series)
- Episode #5.5 (2015)
 2013 Wu yue chuan qi (TV Series)
King Yimouxun (as Wenxuan Zhao)
 2013 Chuang tian xia (TV Series)
Zhao Tianfu (as Wenxuan Zhao)
 2013 Qianjin gui lai (TV Series)
Pan Weisen (as Wenxuan Zhao)
 2012 Sui Tang yingxiong (TV Series)
Yang Guang (2012) (as Wenxuan Zhao)
 2012 Shouwang de tiankong (TV Series)
Yuan Weiguo
 2011 Tuanyuan (TV Series)
Liu Yu
 2011 Kongzi (TV Series)
Kong Zi / Confucius (as Wenxuan Zhao)
 2011 Tian xing jian (TV Series)
Zhou Zixuan
 2011 Hai xia wang shi (TV Series)
Lin Wenxuan
 2010 Xiao xiang lu 1 hao (TV Series)
Tong Shuangwei
 2010 Tie jian dan daoyi (TV Series)
Sun Zhongshan
 2009 Duishou (TV Series)
Wen Weijun
 2009 Da guo yi (TV Series)
Guo Yishan
 2009 Han ye (TV Series)
Wang Wenxuan
 2007 Da Tang Fu Rong Yuan (TV Series)
Emperor Xuanzong of Tang (as Wenxuan Zhao)
 2006 Da bao zha (TV Series)
Wu Gang
 2006 Tian he ju (TV Series)
Wang Hongtu
 2005 Sui feng er qu (TV Movie)
Hu Weichen
 2004 Guo bao (TV Series)
Fan Sicheng
 2003 Yuxue nan'er (TV Series)
Chen Hai
 2002 Qian Wang (TV Series)
Wang Chi
 2002 Hu xiao cangqiong (TV Series)
Xiao Tai Ping
 2001 Sun Zhongshan (TV Series)
Sun Zhongshan
 2001 A War Diary (TV Series)
Resistance Leader
 2001 Xing meng lian ren (TV Series)
Huo Da
 2000 Da Ming Gong Ci (TV Series)
Xue Shao / Zhang Yizhi (2000) (as Wenxuan Zhao)
 2000 Jiayuan (TV Series)
Lin Huaizhong
 1999 Hai hai de ren sheng (TV Series)
Ho Wei (as Wen-hsuan Chao)
 1999 Huan xi ren jia (TV Series)
 1999 Lü yi hong niang (TV Series)
Yang Shaohui (1999) (as Wenxuan Zhao)
 1997 Lei yu (TV Series)
Zhou Ping
 1997 Gui hang (TV Series)
Gu Li
 1997 Qian qiu jia guo meng (TV Series)
Xu Baiting / Xu Chongzhi
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Alternate Names:

Wen-Hsuan Chao | Wen-hsuan Chao | Man-Sun Chiu | Winston | Wenxuan Zhao
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Trivia:

He had been an airline steward for seven years and had never acted in a film when Ang Lee cast him as his lead in The Wedding Banquet (1993). They spent three to four hours every day to teach him how to act. Lee later cast him again in Eat Drink Man Woman (1994). See more »

Trademark:

Often portrays Yat-sen Sun on screen

Star Sign:

Gemini

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