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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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6 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Yip Man
Yip Man Quan
(2008)
Hak se wui
(2005)
PTU
PTU Sergeant Mike Ho
(2003)

Filmography

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  Killing the Seeds (announced) (rumored)
 2017 Eternal Wave
Quin Feng Wu
 2017 S.M.A.R.T. Chase
Mach Ren
 2017 Jiao zhu zhuan
Xuelie
 2017 Fu zi xiong bing
OK Ge
 2016 Chongtian huo
 2016 Mrs K
Scarface
 2016 Lou xia de fang ke
Landlord
 2016 Phantom of the Theatre
Gu Mingshan
 2015 Mi cheng
Wong
 2015 Sha po lang 2
Chan Kwok-Wah
 2015 Chung fung che
Chow Tai Po
 2015 12 gam ngap
King Sum
 2014 Chor gei
Kam Ho Yin
 2014 Gau fo ying hung
Principal Fireman - Lee Pui-to
 2013 Kong cheng ji
Tiger
 2013 Chung fung jin ging
Lam Kwok Kuen
 2013 Mai lei yeh
Kwan Fu-Keung (segment "Stolen Goods")
 2013 Man of Tai Chi
Superintendent Wong
 2013 Gam-si-ja-deul
Suspect (Cameo)
 2012 Hua yang
Hai Yuan
 2012 Tian ma xing xiong
Leonard
 2012 The Thieves
Chen
 2012 Re ai dao
 2012 Sha sheng
Yi Sheng
 2012 Dai zeoi bou
Lam Ching Chung
 2011 Coming Back
 2011 Jian dang wei ye
Zhang Jian
 2010 The Blood Bond
Lompoc
 2010 Wu Ye Xin Tiao
Gu Zhensheng
 2010 Duk haan chau faan
Customer at sandwich bar
 2010 Ip Man 2
Chow Ching-Chuen
 2010 Sui yuet san tau
Mr. Law
 2010 King of Triads
Funky
 2010 See piu fung wan
Brother Mann
 2009 Shi yue wei cheng
General Fang Tian
 2009 Fung wan II
Lord Godless
 2009 Fuk sau
George Fung
 2009 Tin shui wai dik ye yu mo
Lee Sam
 2008 Yip Man
Quan
 2008 Dan. Dao
Sun
 2008 Sasori
Corpse Collector
 2008 Kei tung bou deui - Ging lai (Video)
Lee Wing Sam
 2008 Triad Wars
Lin Ho Tung
 2008 Man jeuk
Kei
 2008 Kei tung bou deui - Yan sing (Video)
Sam
 2007 Cheut ai kup gei
Tsim Kin-Yip
 2007 Tie saam gok
Lee Bo Sam
 2007 Gun chung
Sergeant Wong Man-chin / 'Dog Head'
 2006 Dongfang Zhuliye (TV Series)
Chu-Hsing
- 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 Fong juk
Boss Fay
 2006 Triad Election
Lok
 2005 Mang lung
Commander Hon Sun
 2005 SPL: Sha po lang
Chan Kwok Chung
 2005 Ah sou
Chance
 2005 Fei seung ching chun kei
Superintendent (uncredited)
 2005 Hak se wui
Lok
 2004 Bau lit do see
Chi-Shing Cheung
 2004 Wake of Death
Sun Quan
 2004 Dai si gin
CK Wong
 2004 San jaat si hing
Officer Cheung Tit-Man
 2003 Kei fung dik sau
Poon
 2003 PTU
Sergeant Mike Ho
 2002 Wang hang ba do
Kwan Yeung
 2001 Chuen jik sat sau
Albert Lee
 2001 Huang xin jia qi
Dr. Tong
 2001 Yuen mong shu
 2000 Leng zhan
Ka Chu
 2000 Gui ming mo
Leon
 2000 Ngo wo geun see yau gor yue wui II (TV Series)
Cheung-sun
 1999 Cheung foh
Frank
 1999 Wu ting
 1999 San giu cheung yee sang
Dr. Greg Fong
 1998 Geng tin daai chaak wong
Cheung Chi-Keung
 1998 Jidu zhongfan
Chan Hung / Dante Aquino
 1998 Fai seung dat yin
Ken
 1998 Hitman
Officer Chan Kwan
 1996 Bao jie: Qing qing
Lee Yuen-Lung
 1996 Han fei
Chan Sing
 1996 Xie xing Friday
Officer Ko
 1996 Jin bang ti ming
Magic Lamp
 1996 Goo waak zai 3: Jek sau je tin
Chiang Tin-Sung
 1996 Ging bin
Tsui Chin-Tung
 1996 Hong deng qu
Walkie Pi
 1996 Goo waak zai 2: Maang lung gwoh gong
Chiang Tin-Sung (as Simon Yan)
 1996 Goo waak zai: Yan joi gong woo
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 Wo shi yi ge zei
Ko Tin-Lap
 1995 Gui ba shi
Michael
 1995 Mong Kok dik tin hung
Lok Man Hwa
 1995 Mao xian you xi
Dick Wong
 1994 Bao feng yan
Kwong
 1994 Gigolo and Whore
Sam
 1994 Wu nan qing wei liao
Jack
 1994 Lim jing dai yat gik
Sam Mok
 1994 Bao yu jiao yang
Cheung Chi-Wing
 1994 Gui mi xin qiao
Lam Cho-Wen
 1994 Zui sang mung sei: Wan Chai ji foo
Chan Yiu-Hing
 1994 Drunken Master Killer
Gay Man on Bus
 1994 Cuo ai
Benny
 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
Pao
 1993 Chao ji xue xiao ba wang
Ah-Sing / Dhalsim
 1993 Leung sheung ching yuen
Cheung Wai-Lum
 1993 Wu xia qi gong zhu
Super Sword (as Tat-Wah Yam)
 1993 Heung Gong kei on: Keung gaan
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 Dong bat chu dik fung ching
Fred Suen
 1992 Zhi zun te jing
Cameo
 1992 Che shen
Tommy
 1992 Chik loh go yeung
Tinam
 1992 Sing kei ng ji mo nam
Donald
 1992 Gou yeung yi sang
Lam Gor-Yu
 1992 Huang Fei Hong xiao zhuan
Leung Foon
 1992 Full Contact
Judge
 1992 Long teng si hai
Simon Lung
 1992 Yu ya gong wu
 1991 Si da tan zhang
Lui Kit (as Simon Yau)
 1991 Hao men ye yan
The Gigolo
 1991 Hai lang
John
 1991 Hei mao
Brian
 1991 Tu ying dang an
Lion
 1991 Qian wang 1991
Yam Sai Sung
 1991 Bu ju
 1991 Bo Hao
 1991 Biu je, nei fan ye!
Fun Hon-Hwa
 1990 Jiu ming xuan yan
Lawrence Chu
 1990 Zi dan chu zu
Han
 1990 Heung Gong mo nam
David Lee Kwok-wai
 1990 Dong fang lao hu
Ricky
 1990 Hong fen zhi zun
Chung
 1990 Die xue jie tou
Luke / Lok
 1990 A Killer's Romance
'Jeffrey' Yo
 1990 Zoi jeung gong woo
Li Pang
 1990 Chi se da feng bao
Jimmy Li
 1989 Zi hap chong si: Gung sam
Au Ping Keung
 1989 Dai nam yan siu joon
Joseph's boss (Guest star)
 1989 Shadow of China
Po Kok
 1989 Chen di e
Cheung Kai-Wah
 1989 Tie dan xiong feng
Hui Tat-Ming
 1989 Fainaru faito - Saigo no ichigeki
Ryu Tenmei (as Yam Tat Wah)
 1989 Qi ji
Policeman
 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 Hap ga foon
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 Xiao shu qing qing
Hsiao
 1988 Dak ging to lung
Insp. Michael Wong
 1988 Xue zai shao
 1987 Yat goh
 1987 Gui hua xiang
 1987 Buk dau chin fung (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
 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
Tang
 1984 Siu mo kong wu (TV Series)
Lan Jink-fung
 1983 Sun diu hap lui (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
 1981 Payuk Rai 6 Paek Din
David
 1980 Chin wong chi wong (TV Series)
Tam Sing
 1980 Jin shou zhi
 1979 Mong chung yan (TV Series)
Ho Chun
 1979 Fa qiong e
 1979 Jia fa
 1977 Chu shu
 1977 Ru 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 | Yam Tat Wah | Yan Tat Wah | Tat-Wah Yam | Simon Yan | Simon Yau | Simon Young | Simon Yum

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