Mini Bio (1)
Jack Neo is one of the most prolific filmmakers in Singapore. His contributions to the local film industry have earned him honorable mentions from former Prime Minister Mr. Goh Chok Tong's national address in 1998 and 2003!
In recognition of his achievements and contributions towards Singapore's media industry, Neo was awarded the Public Service Medal Award in 2004 and the Arts Cultural Medallion Award in 2005. He continued to clinch many various awards such as the local 'Top 10 Special Achievement Awards' from the Special Achievement in the Arts Award, and also the prestigious Best Actor and 'The Most Popular Singapore Movie' awards by Malaysia Golden Wau Awards 2013.
Neo's films have participated in various film festivals round the world and had won various awards. Locally in Singapore, some of the films are top grossing box office numbers. His most successful movie, Ah Boys to Men, broke several box office records in Singapore and became the highest-grossing movie within a short span of five weeks. Its sequel, Ah Boys to Men 2, broke the box office record yet again.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Denise Chong