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Tony Chiu Wai Leung

Tony Leung Chiu Wai was born in Hong Kong on 27 June 1962. He and his younger sister were raised by their mother after his father left them. In 1982, after passing the training courses of TVB, Tony became a TV actor and became famous for his comedy style in such TV shows as Lu ding ji (1983) or Jue dai shuang jiao (1979). However, he didn't limit ... See full bio »


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Hero Broken Sword
In the Mood for Love
In the Mood for Love Chow Mo-wan
2046 Chow Mo-wan
Infernal Affairs
Infernal Affairs Chen Wing Yan


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 2016 The Ferryman (post-production)
Ma Li
 2016 Hema Hema: Sing Me a Song While I Wait
Deer / Serene Mask
 2015 Nature Is Speaking (TV Series short)
- Ice (2015) ... Bing (Mandarin, Cantonese version, voice)
 2013 The Grandmaster
Ip Man (as Tony Leung)
 2012 The Silent War
He Bing
 2011 The Great Magician
Chang Hsien
 2008 Red Cliff
Zhou Yu (as Tony Leung)
 2006 Confession of Pain
Detective Lau Ching Hei
 2005 Seoul Raiders
 2004 2046
Chow Mo-wan (as Tony Leung)
 2003 Dei ha tit
 2003 Infernal Affairs 3
Chan Wing Yan (as Tony Leung)
 2003 Hung wun chiu yun
Lai Liu Po
 2003 1:99 Shorts (TV Movie)
 2002 Infernal Affairs
Chen Wing Yan (as Tony Leung)
 2002 Hero
Broken Sword (as Tony Leung Chiu-Wai)
 2002 Chinese Odyssey 2002
Li Yilong
 2001 Yau ching yam shui baau
Richard Ma
 2001 Fighting for Love
 2000 Healing Hearts
Dr. Lawrence Ching
 2000 Tokyo Raiders
 1999 Gorgeous
Albert (as Tony Leung)
 1998 Your Place or Mine
 1998 Flowers of Shanghai
 1998 Timeless Romance
Lau Yat Lo / Zhuge Liang
 1998 The Longest Nite
Sam (as Tony Leung)
 1997 Zui jia pai dang: Zui jie pai dang
Chui Cheong / Drunk Gun
 1996 Tou tou ai ni
 1995 Cyclo
 1995 Jiu shi shen gun
Wong Tai-Fung
 1995 Doctor Mack
Dr. Lau Mack
 1994 Dang chuek lei wooi loi
Lee Yick-Chung
 1993 End of the Road
Fan Long
 1993 Tom, Dick and Hairy
Tom Chan
 1993 Butterfly and Sword
Meng Sing-Wan
 1993 Xin xian he shen zhen
Ma Kwun-Mo
 1992 Three Summers
 1992 The Days of Being Dumb
Ya Fei / Fred Tung (as Chiu-wai Leung)
 1992 Lucky Encounter
Dian Fa
 1992 Hard Boiled
Alan (as Tony Leung)
 1992 Hei yi bu zhi Shou du qing shen
Liu Chia-Lun
 1991 The Banquet
 1991 The Tigers
 1991 Qian wang 1991
Snake Wai
 1991 Mo hua qing
 1991 Zhong Huan ying xiong
Chiang Ho-Chie
 1991 The Royal Scoundrel
Beach Boy
 1989 Seven Warriors
Wong Way-Wu
 1989 Sha shou hu die meng
 1988 Tie jia wu di Ma Li Ya
T.Q. Zhuang (Guest star)
 1988 San jaat si hing - 88 (TV Series)
Cheung Wai Kit
 1988 Two Most Honorable Knights (TV Series)
Siu Yu Yee / Kang Siu Yee
 1987 The Seasons (TV Mini-Series)
 1987 People's Hero
Sai (as Tony Leung)
 1986 Love Unto Waste
Tony Cheung
 1986 Yi tian tu long ji (TV Series)
Cheung Mo Kei
 1986 The Lunatics
 1986 Yang ka cheung (TV Series)
Yang Chuk-long
 1985 San jaat si hing - juk jaap (TV Series)
Cheung Wai Kit
 1985 Hua xin hong xing
 1984 San jaat si hing (TV Series)
Cheung Wai Kit
 1984 Luk ding gei (TV Series)
Wai Siu-bo
 1983 But dou san hung (TV Series)
 1983 Joi geen sup gao sui (TV Series)
 1982 Heung sing long ji (TV Series)
Ying Ji-him
 1982 Forced Vengeance
Young Intern (as Tony Leung)
 1982 Wut lik sap jat (TV Series)
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Tony Leung Chiu-Wai | Chiu-wai Leung | Chui Wai Leung | Tony Leung | Zhaowei Liang | Leung Chiu Wai


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I like not knowing from one day to the next. It keeps me from thinking and allows me to just be in my character. Too much information restricts your creativity. [on working with Wong Kar-wai who doesn't use scripts.] See more »


He and Andy Lau made 7 movies together: Days of Being Wild (1990), Hei yi bu zhi Shou du qing shen (1992), The Banquet (1991), The Tigers (1991), Infernal Affairs (2002), Infernal Affairs 3 (2003), and Zhong Huan ying xiong (1991). They also starred together in two short-lived tv-series: Yang ka cheung (1986) and Luk ding gei (1984). See more »


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