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Simon Yam

Simon Yam was born 19 March, 1955, also known as Yam Tat-wah, is a veteran Hong Kong-based actor and film producer. He started off as a supermodel before becoming an actor in the mid 1970s. He then signed with the Hong Kong television network TVB, starring and co-starring in a number of television series prior to "apply his trades" in the film ... See full bio »


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 2016 The Bombing (filming)
  Killing the Seeds (announced) (rumored)
 2015 Wild City
 2015 Detective Gui
 2015 Tian ma xing xiong
 2015 SPL 2: A Time for Consequences
Chan Kwok-Wah
 2015 Two Thumbs Up
Chow Tai Po
 2015 12 Golden Ducks
King Sum
 2014 Sara
Kam Ho Yin
 2014 Iceman
 2014 The Midnight After
Wong Man-fah
 2014 As the Light Goes Out
Principal Fireman - Lee Pui-to
 2013 Control
 2013 The Constable
Lam Kwok Kuen
 2013 Tales from the Dark 1
Kwan Fu-Keung (segment "Stolen Goods")
 2013 Man of Tai Chi
Superintendent Wong
 2013 Cold Eyes
Suspect (Cameo)
 2013 Games of Clouds & Rain
Lao Sheng
 2012 Ripples of Desire
Hai Yuan
 2012 The Thieves
 2012 Design of Death
Yi Sheng
 2012 Nightfall
Lam Ching Chung
 2011 Coming Back
 2011 Beginning of the Great Revival
Zhang Jian
 2010 The Blood Bond
 2010 Midnight Beating
Gu Zhensheng
 2010 All About Love
Customer at sandwich bar
 2010 Echoes of the Rainbow
Mr. Law
 2010 King of Triads
 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 Ballistic
 2008 Sasori
Corpse Collector
 2008 Ocean Flame
 2008 Tactical Unit - The Code (Video)
Lee Wing Sam
 2008 Triad Wars
Lin Ho Tung
 2008 Sparrow
 2008 Tactical Unit - Human Nature (Video)
 2007 Exodus
Tsim Kin-Yip
 2007 Triangle
Lee Bo Sam
 2007 Eye in the Sky
Sergeant Wong Man Chin / 'Dog Head'
 2006 Tokyo Juliet (TV Series)
- Chapter 17 (2006) ... Chu-Hsing
- Chapter 16 (2006) ... Chu-Hsing
- Chapter 15 (2006) ... Chu-Hsing
- Chapter 14 (2006) ... Chu-Hsing
- Chapter 13 (2006) ... Chu-Hsing
 2006 Exiled
Boss Fay
 2005 Dragon Squad
Commander Hon Sun
 2005 Mob Sister
 2005 The Unusual Youth
Superintendent (uncredited)
 2005 Election
Lam Lok
 2004 Explosive City
Chi-Shing Cheung
 2004 Breaking News
CK 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
 2000 Juliet in Love
N.T. On
 2000 Ngo wo geun see yau gor yue wui II (TV Series)
 1999 The Legend of Speed
Tang Fung
 1999 The Mission
 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 Bloody Friday
Officer Ko
 1996 Jin bang ti ming
Magic Lamp
 1996 Young and Dangerous 3
Chiang Tin-Sung
 1996 All of a Sudden
Tsui Chin-Tung
 1996 Street Angels
Walkie Pi
 1996 Young and Dangerous 2
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
 1995 Man Wanted
Lok Man Hwa
 1995 Mao xian you xi
Dick Wong
 1994 Crystal Fortune Run
 1994 Ji ya lian
 1994 The Tiger of Wanchai
Chan Yiu-Hing
 1994 Wu nan qing wei liao
 1994 Lim jing dai yat gik
Sam Mok
 1994 Bao yu jiao yang
Cheung Chi-Wing
 1994 Awakening
Lam Cho-Wen
 1994 Drunken Master Killer
Gay Man on Bus
 1994 Cuo ai
 1993 Li Luo Fu qi an
Cheng Wah
 1993 Mou jing shi fen
Chan Wai
 1993 Hei bao tian xia
Chen Ren
 1993 Bo Lan jie da shao
 1993 Future Cops
Ah-Sing / Dhalsim
 1993 Holy Weapon
Super Sword (as Tat-wah Yam)
 1993 Leung sheung ching yuen
Cheung Wai-Lum
 1993 Naked Killer 2
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
 1992 Zhi zun te jing
 1992 Che shen
 1992 Sing kei ng ji mo nam
 1992 Dr. Lamb
Lam Gor-Yu
 1992 Full Contact
 1992 Long teng si hai
Simon Lung
 1992 Yu ya gong wu
 1991 Si da tan zhang
Lui Kit
 1991 The Banquet
The Gigolo
 1991 Sea Wolves
 1991 Hei mao
 1991 Angel Force
 1991 Qian wang 1991
Yam Sai Sung
 1990 Jiu ming xuan yan
Lawrence Chu
 1990 Zi dan chu zu
 1990 Heung Gong mo nam
David Lee Kwok-wai
 1990 Dong fang lao hu
 1990 Hong fen zhi zun
 1990 A Killer's Romance
'Jeffrey' Yo
 1990 Fatal Termination
Jimmy Li
 1989 Zhi he cang shi zhi gong shen
Au Ping Keung
 1989 Dai nam yan siu joon
Joseph's boss (Guest star)
 1989 Shadow of China
Po Kok
 1989 Cham dai ngok
Cheung Kai-Wah
 1989 Tie dan xiong feng
Hui Tat-Ming
 1989 Bloodfight
Ryu Tenmei (as Yam Tat Wah)
 1989 Wo wei cheng nian
 1989 Long zhi zheng ba
 1989 Mu zhong wu ren
Yan Yu-Yiang
 1989 Si qian jin
 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 The Green Trees
 1988 Tiger Cage
Insp. Michael Wong
 1988 Xue zai shao
 1987 Yat goh
 1987 Gui hua xiang
 1987 Beastly Beings (TV Series)
 1986 Goodbye Mammie
 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
 1985 Mei gui mei gui wo ai ni
Mr. Mickey
 1984 Pin fok chun kei (TV Series)
Yuan Chui-wan
 1984 Chau gun (TV Series)
Chan Siu-bak
 1984 Gui zhan
 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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Simon Lau | Dahua Ren | Simon Yam Tat-Wah | Yam Tat-Wah | Mr. Yam Tat Wah | Yam Tat Wah | Yan Tat Wah | Tat-Wah Yam | Tat-wah Yam | Simon Yan | Simon Young | Simon Yum


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