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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 9 August 1974Hong Kong
Birth NameFung Chun Choi
Height 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Stephen Fung was born in Hong Kong. Stephen made his acting debut in Forbidden Nights(1990), playing the childhood version of the male lead. By 1998, Stephen was voted by the Hong Kong press as "Upcoming Actor of the Year." In 2004, Stephen wrote/directed/starred in his feature film directorial debut "Enter the Phoenix" for Jackie Chan's newly formed company JCE Movies; it became an instant hit. His second directing/starring feature "House of Fury" marks Stephen's first collaboration with legendary action director Yuen Wo Ping (Matrix, Kill Bill) proves also to be a success. "House of Fury" was the opening film for the Hong Kong International Film Festival 2005, official selection for the 18TH Tokyo International Film Festival, and at home, the highest grossing Hong Kong film for the first half of 2005. Besides continuing with his acting career, Stephen directed "JUMP" written and produced by Stephen Chow for Sony Columbia Pictures Asia in 2009. In 2012 Stephen directed the first two installment "Tai Chi Zero" and "Tai Chi Hero" in the "Taichi Trilogy." The two films have won numerous awards and was the official selection for The Venice Film Festival, Toronto Film Festival, and Busan Film Festival among others. Stephen is the Executive Producer and Fight Director for the AMC Martial Arts Drama "Into The Badlands."

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Albert Valentin

Trivia (3)

Attended University of Michigan
Former member of "Dry" with Mark Lui.
Plays guitar

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