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Faye Wong

Her mother (now deceased) was a singer and her father a mining engineer. They moved with her older brother to Hong Kong when she was 18 and she began to take singing lessons. Her teacher introduced her to Cinepoly Records, where she first recorded under the name Wong Jing Man and was given the English name Shirley Wong for three albums. She sang ... See full bio »
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 2004 Dai sing siu si
Xin Xiaoyue
 2002 Chinese Odyssey 2002
Princess Wushuang
 2001 Usokoi (TV Series)
Fei Rin
 2000 Luen chin chung sing
 1998 Motorola (Short)
 1993 Yuen chun hap (TV Series)
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 2006 Paris, je t'aime (performer: "Tian Kong (The Sky)")
 2000 Get Carter (performer: "Lovers & Strangers")
 2000 Luen chin chung sing (performer: "New tenant")
 2000 Dolman 2000 (Short) (performer: "ÓHong Kong Pop") / (writer: "ÓHong Kong Pop")
 1999 Final Fantasy VIII (Video Game) (performer: "Eyes On Me", "Ending Theme")
 1994 Chungking Express (performer: "Dream Person", "Know Oneself and Each Other")
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 2015 Lost in Hong Kong (performer: theme song)
 2013 So Young (performer: theme song)
 2001 Laughing in the Wind (TV Series) (singer: theme song - 2001)

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Other Works:

Music video for "Chanel". See more »

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1 Print Biography | 8 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Faye Wang Fei | Faye Wong Fei | Faye Wang | Fei Wang | Jing-Wen Wang | Jingwen Wang | Ching-Man Wong | Jing-Man Wong | Shirley Wong


5' 8½" (1.74 m)

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Boredom is the most unbearable emotion.


Faye Wong fans like to call themselves "Fayenatics". This term "Fayenatics" derived from a popular Internet mailing list back in 1997. Some of the members of the mailing list recorded a double disc album called "Fayenatics - The Album", which Faye Wong received a copy of, as she mentioned in an interview with CNN the following year. See more »


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