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Simon Yam


Simon Yam was born on March 19, 1955 in Hong Kong. He is an actor and director, known for Ip Man (2008), Election (2005) and Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003). He has been married to Qi Qi since 1997. See full bio »

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 2014 Iceman
 2014 The Midnight After
Wong Man-fah
 2013/I Control
Tiger
 2013 The Constable
Lam Kwok Kuen
 2013 Man of Tai Chi
Superintendent Wong
 2013 Cold Eyes
Suspect (Cameo)
 2012 Ripples of Desire
Hai Yuan
 2012 The Thieves
Chen
 2012 Design of Death
Yi Sheng
 2012 Nightfall
George Lam
 2011 Coming Back
 2011 Tian ma xing xiong
Leonard
 2011 Beginning of the Great Revival
Zhang Jian
 2010 The Blood Bond
Lompoc
 2010 Midnight Beating
Gu Zhensheng
 2010 All About Love
Customer at sandwich bar
 2010 Ip Man 2
Chow Ching-Chuen
 2010 Echoes of the Rainbow
Mr. Law
 2010 King of Triads
Funky
 2010 See piu fung wan
Brother Mann
 2009 Tactical Unit - Partners (Video)
 2009 Bodyguards and Assassins
General Fang Tian
 2009 Storm Warriors
Lord Godless
 2009 Night and Fog
Lee Sam
 2008 Ip Man
Chow Ching-Chuen
 2008 Ballistic
Sun
 2008 Sasori
Corpse Collector
 2008 Ocean Flame
 2008 Tactical Unit - The Code (Video)
Lee Wing Sam
 2008 Triad Wars
Lin Ho Tung
 2008 Sparrow
Kei
 2008 Tactical Unit - Human Nature (Video)
Sam
 2007 Exodus
Tsim Kin-Yip
 2007 Triangle
Lee Bo Sam
 2007 Eye in the Sky
Sergeant Wong Man Chin / 'Dog Head'
 2006 Exiled
Boss Fay
 2006 Tokyo Juliet (TV Series)
Chu Xing (as Dahua Ren)
 2005 Dragon Squad
Commander Hon Sun
 2005 Mob Sister
Chance
 2005 The Unusual Youth
Superintendent (uncredited)
 2005 Election
Lam Lok
 2004 Explosive City
Chi-Shing Cheung
 2004 Wake of Death
Sun Quan
 2004 Breaking News
Asst. Commissioner C.K. Wong
 2004 Moving Targets
Officer Cheung Tit-Man
 2002 Wang hang ba do
Kwan Yeung
 2001 Fulltime Killer
Albert Lee
 2001 Huang xin jia qi
Dr. Tong
 2001 Final Romance
 2000 Gui ming mo
Leon
 2000 Juliet in Love
N.T. On
 2000 Ngo wo geun see yau gor yue wui II (TV Series)
Cheung-sun
 1999 The Legend of Speed
Tang Fung
 1999 The Mission
Frank
 1999 Night Club
 1999 Trust Me U Die
Dr. Greg Fong
 1998 Geng tin daai chaak wong
Cheung Chi-Keung
 1998 The Suspect
Chan Hung / Dante Aquino
 1998 Contract Killer
Officer Chan Kwan
 1996 Bao jie: Qing qing
Lee Yuen-Lung
 1996 Han fei
Chan Sing
 1996 Hong deng qu
Walkie Pi
 1996 Jing bian
Tsui Chin-Tung
 1996 Xie xing Friday
Officer Ko
 1996 Jin bang ti ming
Magic Lamp
 1996 Young and Dangerous 3
Chiang Tin-Sung
 1996 Goo waak jai 2: Ji maang lung gwoh gong
Chiang Tin-Sung (as Simon Yan)
 1996 Young and Dangerous
Chiang Tin-Sung (Guest star) (as Mr. Yam Tat Wah)
 1995 Zhen han xing chou wen
Lui Chun-Ying
 1995 Zei wang
John Yam Ka-Wah
 1995 Kuang qing sha shou
Ma Liu Luk
 1995 Bo li qiang de ai
Yung Siu-Wing
 1995 Legendary Couple
Ko Tin-Lap
 1995 Gui ba shi
Michael
 1995 Wang Jiao de tian kong
Lok Man Hwa
 1995 Mao xian you xi
Dick Wong
 1994 Crystal Fortune Run
Kwong
 1994 Ji ya lian
Sam
 1994 The Tiger of Wanchai
Chan Yiu-Hing
 1994 Wu nan qing wei liao
Jack
 1994 Bao yu jiao yang
Cheung Chi-Wing
 1994 Awakening
Lam Cho-Wen
 1994 Hei bao tian xia
Chen Ren
 1994 Drunken Master Killer
Gay Man on Bus
 1994 Cuo ai
Benny
 1993 Li Luo Fu qi an
Cheng Wah
 1993 Lim jing dai yat gik
Sam Mok
 1993 Mei gui mei gui wo ai ni
Mr. Mickey
 1993 Mou jing shi fen
Chan Wai
 1993 Bo Lan jie da shao
Pao
 1993 Holy Weapon
Super Sword (as Tat-wah Yam)
 1993 Leung sheung ching yuen
Cheung Wai-Lum
 1993 Raped by an Angel
Tso Tat Wah
 1993 Ai zai hei she hui de ri zi
Ching Kit
 1993 Chu mu jing xin
Tang Sau
 1993 Run and Kill
Ching Fung
 1993 Dang bu zhu de feng qing
Fred Suen
 1992 Zhi zun te jing
Cameo
 1992 Che shen
Tommy
 1992 Sing kei ng ji mo nam
Donald
 1992 Dr. Lamb
Lam Gor-Yu
 1992 Full Contact
Judge
 1992 Long teng si hai
Simon Lung
 1992 Yu ya gong wu
 1991 Si da tan zhang
Lui Kit
 1991 Zi dan chu zu
Han
 1991 The Banquet
The Gigolo
 1991 Sea Wolves
John
 1991 Hei mao
Brian
 1991 Angel Force
Lion
 1991 Qian wang 1991
Yam Sai Sung
 1990 Jiu ming xuan yan
Lawrence Chu
 1990 Heung Gong mo nam
David Lee Kwok-wai
 1990 Dong fang lao hu
Ricky
 1990 Hong fen zhi zun
Chung
 1990 A Killer's Romance
'Jeffrey' Yo
 1990 Shadow of China
Po Kok
 1990 Chi se da feng bao
Jimmy Li
 1989 Zhi he cang shi zhi gong shen
Au Ping Keung
 1989 Cham dai ngok
Cheung Kai-Wah
 1989 Dai nam yan siu joon
Joseph's boss (Guest star)
 1989 Tie dan xiong feng
Hui Tat-Ming
 1989 Bloodfight
Ryu Tenmei
 1989 Wo wei cheng nian
John
 1989 Long zhi zheng ba
Tat-Hwa
 1989 Mu zhong wu ren
Yan Yu-Yiang
 1989 Si qian jin
Peter
 1989 Mr. Coconut
Timothy Hui (as Yan Tat Wah)
 1988 Wu long zei ti shen
Chow Tak-Kan / Chow Man-Heng
 1988 Nu zi jian yu
Wayne Lau - Kelly's husband (as Simon Lau)
 1988 Tiger Cage
Insp. Michael Wong
 1988 Xue zai shao
 1987 Yat goh
 1987 Gui hua xiang
 1987 Beastly Beings (TV Series)
 1986 Zai jian ma mi
Chang
 1986 Yi tian tu long ji (TV Series)
Cheung Choi San
 1986 Tong hau goo si
Mickey Lee
 1985 San jaat si hing - juk jaap (TV Series)
Hon Bun
 1984 Pin fok chun kei (TV Series)
Yuan Chui-wan
 1984 Chau gun (TV Series)
Chan Siu-bak
 1984 Gui zhan
Tang
 1984 Siu mo kong wu (TV Series)
Lan Jink-fung
 1983 Return of the Condor Heroes (TV Series)
Yealu Chaik
 1983 But dou san hung (TV Series)
 1982 Ye jing hun
Lousy Wong
 1981 Chin wong kwun ying wui (TV Series)
Tam Sing
 1981 Xian ren
 1980 Chin wong chi wong (TV Series)
Tam Sing
 1980 Gam sau ji
 1979 Mong chung yan (TV Series)
Ho Chun
 1979 Fa qiong e
 1979 Law Don
 1977 Chu shu
 1977 Ren ce
 1977 Ga bin (TV Series)
Lok Wah
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Alternate Names:

Simon Lau | Dahua Ren | Simon Yam Tat-Wah | Yam Tat-Wah | Mr. Yam Tat Wah | Yan Tat Wah | Tat-Wah Yam | Tat-wah Yam | Simon Yan | Simon Young | Simon Yum

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