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Szu-Ying Chien (1910–2007)

Szu-Ying Chien was born on February 22, 1910 in China. She was an actress and costume designer, known for In the Mood for Love (2000), All for the Winner (1990) and Endless Love (1993). She was married to Ji Hong. She died on October 15, 2007 in Hong Kong. See full bio »


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(age 97) in Hong Kong

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Known For

All for the Winner
All for the Winner Sword-wielding old woman
Endless Love
Endless Love Min's Granny
Huangjiang nüxia
Huangjiang nüxia Warrioress in disguise


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 2002 My Wife Is 18
Cheung's Grandmother (as Tsi-Ang Chin)
 2000 In the Mood for Love
Amah (as Tsi-Ang Chin)
 1995 The Blade
Grandmother (as Tsi-Ang Chin)
 1993 Endless Love
Min's Granny
 1993 The Mad Monk (as Tsi-Ang Chin)
 1992 Do sing dai hang san goh chuen kei
Wong Chang's mother (as Tsi-Ang Chin)
 1991 Jeuk ngau jai foo dik Jung Kwai
Temple Granny
 1991 Lao biao fa qian han (as Tsi-Ang Chin)
 1990 Ma deng ru lai shen zhang
Old Lady with Baby
 1990 Hua gui zhu zheng ge li
Old Woman (as Tsi-Ang Chin)
 1990 All for the Winner
Sword-wielding old woman (as Tsi-Ang Chin)
 1987 Xia cu da zhang fu
Landlady in recollection scene
 1987 Long Arm of the Law: Part 2
Siu Hing's mother - Mrs. Ko
 1987 The Romancing Star
Mahjong Player
 1986 Jin su xin zhong qing (as Tsi-Ang Chin)
 1986 Xin dong
 1985 Why Me?
 1984 Thunderclap
 1984 Yuen fan
 1984 The Occupant
 1983 Bai yan mei
 1983 Feng xie (as Mama Hung)
 1982 Wu gong zhou
 1982 Gui hua fu
 1982 Xie zhou
 1981 Gu
 1981 Martial Club
Brothel madam
 1981 A Can dang chai (as Mama Hung)
 1981 Qian wen qian
 1980 Lost Souls
 1980 Qian zuo guai (as Mama Hung)
 1980 Hex
Caretaker's wife
 1980 Swift Sword
 1980 Ban ye
 1980 The Master
Brothel madam
 1980 Die xian (Part 2)
 1980 Iron Chain Fighter
 1979 Budo Wing
 1979 Itchy Fingers
 1978 Shaolin Challenges Ninja
Wedding guest
 1978 Five Deadly Venoms
Yuan Manor Hostage
 1978 Soul of the Sword
Ke-lien's guardian
 1977 Gangbusters Kung-Fu
 1977 Hong lou chun meng
 1977 Ying zhao ming che
 1977 Judgement of an Assassin
Shopkeeper's wife
 1977 Goliathon
Spectator at pier
 1977 Death Duel
 1977 Jade Tiger
Tang wedding guest
 1976 Du wang da pian ju
Mahjong hand
 1976 Love Swindler
 1976 Crazy Sex
 1976 Suo ming
 1976 The Criminals
Chen's maid (Part 3)
 1975 Qing suo
 1975 Nu bu kuai
 1974 The Bod Squad
 1974 Duo ju jie
 1974 She sha shou
 1973 Jiang hu xing
Wardrobe mistress
 1973 Tie wa
 1973 Tu fei
 1973 Bruce Lee and I
 1972 The Warlord
 1971 Gui tai jian
 1971 Six Assassins
 1971 Lei ru fung
 1970 Tie luo han
 1970 Wu lin feng yun
Wake mourner
 1969 Twelve Deadly Coins
 1969 Temptress of a Thousand Faces
Robbery victim
 1969 Yin yang dao
 1968 Hong
Wong Ma
 1968 Guai xia
 1967 Qi xia wu yi
 1967 Shan Shan
 1967 Inter-Pol
Fruit vendor
 1966 Nu xun an
 1965 The Mermaid
 1965 Xiao yun que
 1964 Pan Jin Lian
 1930 Huangjiang nüxia
Warrioress in disguise (as Tsi-Ang Chin)
Show Show Costume designer (2 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Alternate Names:

Chi-ying Chien | Szu-ying Chien | Tze-An Chien | Chi-ang Chin | Tsi-Ang Chin | 'Mama' Hung | Mama Hung | Ciying Qian

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