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Siu Tin Yuen (1912–1979)

Already a veteran of the Peking Opera, he starred in countless black and white costume dramas before son Woo-Ping Yuen cast him in _Snake in Eagle's Shadow_ , the film which launched Jackie Chan's career. He then went on to feature alongside Chan and Jang Lee Hwang(_Snake in Eagle's Shadow_'s main villain and the villain again in this film) in the ... See full bio »



(age 67) in Hong Kong

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Known For

Drunken Master
Drunken Master Su Hua Chi / Sam Seed
Snake in the Eagle's Shadow
Snake in the Eagle's Shadow Grandmaster Pai Cheng-Tien
Diao shou guai zhao
Diao shou guai zhao Old Master
Dance of the Drunken Mantis


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 1982 Little Mad Guy
Little Fatty's Father (as Yuan Siu Tin)
 1982 Incredible Shaolin Thunderkick (as Simon Yuen)
 1981 The Six Directions of Boxing
Old Kung Fu Master
 1981 Old Master
 1980 Fo zhang luo han quan
Old Guard at the Temple
 1980 Mantis Fist Fighter
Master Chow Tung
 1979 Ninja Checkmate
Master Cook
 1979 Jade Claw
Cook / Teacher
 1979 Mang quan gui shou
The Blind Master (as Simon Yuen)
 1979 Dance of the Drunken Mantis
Sam the Seed
 1979 Drunken Arts and Crippled Fist (as Yuen Hsiao-Tien)
 1979 Nu Shao Lin si (as Yan Shao Tien)
 1978 Shaolin Challenges Ninja
Tao's Teacher
 1978 Drunken Master
Su Hua Chi / Sam Seed (as Hsiao Tieng Yuen)
 1978 Snake in the Eagle's Shadow
Grandmaster Pai Cheng-Tien (as Hsiao-Tien Yuan)
 1978 Boxing Wizard
Tung (as Yuan Hsiao-Tien)
 1977 Deadly Hands of Kung Fu
Hua Tao
 1975 Hou sheng
Shang Ou-te
 1975 Rou pu tuan
 1975 The Valiant Ones
 1974 Shaolin Martial Arts
Master Liang Hung
 1974 Jue zhao
 1973 The Kiss of Death
Bald patron Yuen
 1973 Dragons of Death
Sleeping Waiter (as Simon Yuen Siu-Tin)
 1973 Diao shou guai zhao
Old Master (as Hsao Ten Juan)
 1973 Tie niu
 1972 The Lucky Guy
Liu Da-hai
 1972 The Warlord
 1969 Dragon Swamp
 1969 Tie gu chuan
 1968 Guai jian
 1968 Shen bian xia
 1968 Duo ming dao
 1967 Ru xia
 1967 Jin ou
 1967 Guan shi yin
 1966 Wen Suchen
 1966 Come Drink with Me
 1963 55 Days at Peking
Court Boxer (uncredited)
 1961 Kun Lun san nu xia
Cheung Lo
 1960 Bi bo xian lu
Heavenly Guard
 1956 Huang Fei Hong fu er hu
Ngou Kong-Gam
 1955 Fang Shi Yu yu Hu Hui Qian
Chamber guard
 1951 Hua Mu Lan
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Yuan Hsiao-Tien | Yuen Hsiao-Tien | Hsao Ten Juan | Simon Yuen Siu-Tin | Yan Shao Tien | Yuan Siu Tin | Hsiao-Tien Yuan | Hsiao Tieng Yuen | Simon Yuen | Xiao-Tien Yuen

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Father of Woo-Ping Yuen and Cheung-Yan Yuen

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