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1. Bruce Lee Bruce Lee Actor, The Way of the Dragon Bruce Lee remains the greatest icon of martial arts cinema and a key figure of modern popular media. Had it not been for Bruce Lee and his movies in the early 1970s, it's arguable whether or not the martial arts film genre would have ever penetrated and influenced mainstream North American and European cinema and audiences the way it has over the past four decades...
2. Anita Mui Anita Mui Actress, Yan zhi kou With a career that began in her early childhood, Anita Mui is the queen of Hong Kong's pop-music industry. After she won a singing contest in 1982, her life in the limelight began. In the early stages of her career her image was a little bit tomboy-ish and sexy (which was the reason she was called the "Madonna of Hong Kong")...
3. Leslie Cheung Leslie Cheung Actor, Days of Being Wild Leslie Cheung was the youngest of 10 children. His father was tailor to the late William Holden. Leslie's parents divorced when he was young, and he claims this is one reason for his disinterest in marriage. Following graduation from secondary school, he studied at Leeds University in Great Britain...
4. Siu Tin Yuen Siu Tin Yuen Actor, Drunken Master Already a veteran of the Peking Opera, he starred in countless black and white costume dramas before son Woo-Ping Yuen cast him in _Snake in Eagle's Shadow_ , the film which launched Jackie Chan's career. He then went on to feature alongside Chan and Jang Lee Hwang(_Snake in Eagle's Shadow_'s main villain and the villain again in this film) in the sequel _Drunken Master_...
5. Kien Shih Kien Shih Actor, Enter the Dragon
6. Chia-Liang Liu Chia-Liang Liu Actor, The Legend of Drunken Master
7. Sheng Fu Sheng Fu Actor, Na Zha Born Chang Fu-Sheng to a wealthy family on October 20th, 1954, in Hong Kong. His English adopted name was Alexander. He was the ninth of 11 siblings. He was considered his father's favorite. Unlike the rest of his family, he showed little interest in academic and had no desire to try his hand in business...
8. Bill Tung Bill Tung Actor, Rumble in the Bronx Originally Hong Kong's best known horseracing commentator. Two roles in mid-80s Hong Kong movies landed him many subsequent opportunities playing essentially the same two characters in many other films. #1 Uncle Bill (as in Jackie Chan's bumbling yet wisecracking police chief from Police Story) - as he showed up in all the sequels and many imitation action films...
9. Cheh Chang Cheh Chang Director, Vengeance Chang Cheh was the leading Martial Arts director in Hong Kong in the 1970s, now with close to 100 films to his name. His has influenced other directors such as John Woo and Liu Chiau Liang, and made famous such Hong Kong stars as Phillip Chung-Fung Kwok, Fu Sheng and Lung Ti. Chang has declared that he will stop working after he has made his 101st film...
10. Howard Culver Howard Culver Actor, Halloween II Howard Culver's first radio shows were for CBS when he was in High School; worked most Hollywood-based radio shows, and many in San Francisco, including starring role as "Straight Arrow", and co-star with Mercedes McCambridge in "Defense Attorney". TV credits are many, including the entire 20 years of "Gunsmoke"...
11. Run Run Shaw Run Run Shaw Producer, Xiao sha xing Run Run Shaw was born in Shanghai, China on October 4, 1907. He went into the filming industry with his brother, Runme Shaw, and established the Shaw Organization in 1926 and the Shaw Studios (formerly South Seas Film studio) in 1930. In 1967, Shaw established the famous Television Broadcasts Limited (TVB) station in Hong Kong...
12. Mona Fong Mona Fong Producer, Shi wan huo ji In 1981, Mona Fong was voted to the Board of directors of Shaw Brothers (HK) Ltd. After the closure of the movie studio in 1985, Mona Fong later rose to the position of chairwoman of TVB, Hong Kong's titan television network as well as chief executive for Shaw's remaining motion picture subsidiary Cosmopolitan...
13. Ping Ou Wei Ping Ou Wei Actor, The Way of the Dragon
14. Wei Lo Wei Lo Actor, The Chinese Connection
15. Feng Tien Feng Tien Actor, Five Fingers of Death
16. Ka-Kui Ho Ka-Kui Ho Actor, Gam yuk fung wan
17. Phillip Ko Phillip Ko Actor, Dian zi ge men zhan shi
18. Ricky Hui Ricky Hui Actor, Geung si sin sang Ricky Hui was born in Panyu, Guangdong, China on August 3, 1946. Ricky and his family moved to Hong Kong in 1950. His father played the violin and his mother loved Cantonese opera, therefore, Ricky and his siblings loved music and acting. Ultimately, Ricky and his brothers, Michael Hui and Samuel Hui...
19. Ying-Chieh Han Ying-Chieh Han Actor, The Big Boss When Yin-Chieh Han was 3 years old, he moved to Beijing and from 9 to 18 years old joined a Pekin Opera group. In 1946, he went to Shanghai and debuted in the film industry at 19 years old as stuntman that same year. Next year he left the movies temporarily to do martial arts and circus exhibitions in Hong Kong and Singapore respectively...
20. Hark-On Fung Hark-On Fung Actor, Dragon Strike
21. Fui-On Shing Fui-On Shing Actor, The Killer
22. James Wong James Wong Composer, Sien nui yau wan
23. Hoi-San Kwan Hoi-San Kwan Actor, Hard Boiled
24. Pui-Wah Chan Pui-Wah Chan Producer, Chungking Express
25. Chung-Hsin Huang Chung-Hsin Huang Actor, The Way of the Dragon
26. Willie Chan Willie Chan Producer, The Tuxedo
27. Pui-San Auyeung Pui-San Auyeung Actress, Sun diu hap lui
28. Alan Tang Alan Tang Actor, Zoi jeung gong woo Alan Tang, named Tang Kwong Wing, was born September 20, 1946, the year of the dog, in Guangzhou, PRC. He was the youngest of four children having two older brothers and one older sister. His early education was at the New Method College or the Sun Fat College. After graduation and having armed himself with a degree in Chinese History, Alan entered the teaching profession of Chinese History...
29. Hung Lieh Chen Hung Lieh Chen Actor, Da zui xia
30. Barry Wong Barry Wong Writer, To hok wai lung
31. Lai Wang Lai Wang Actress, Tui shou
32. Chih-Ching Yang Chih-Ching Yang Actor, Ching nu yu hun
33. Kau Lam Kau Lam Actor, Drunken Master
34. Li Hua Li Li Hua Li Actress, Yang Zi Jiang feng yun She was born in Hebei, China, to Beijing opera performing parents. Thanks to a long and popular movie career and youthful looks, she is nicknamed 'The Evergreen Tree' of Chinese cinema. She began acting in movies in 1940 and acted in over 120 movies before she retired in 1973. her breakthrough was in a leading role in 'Xiao Feng Xian'...
35. Regina Kent Regina Kent Actress, Qi ji
36. Meiling Yung Meiling Yung Actress, She diao ying xiong zhuan
37. Li Ching Li Ching Actress, Ci Ma
38. Hoi-Chuen Lee Hoi-Chuen Lee Actor, Qimi Yang Zhuangyuan
39. Fei Fei Feng Fei Fei Feng Music Department, Chun han
40. Mao Shan Mao Shan Actor, One-Armed Boxer
41. Shizeng Xinma Shizeng Xinma Actor, Wan e yin wei shou
42. Szu-Ying Chien Szu-Ying Chien Actress, In the Mood for Love
43. Meng Hua Ho Meng Hua Ho Director, Xia shi hang
44. Tak-Hing Kwan Tak-Hing Kwan Actor, Huang Fei Hong hu zhao hui qan ying When he was 13 years old, he joined an entertainment troupe on tour of Singapore. During these years he began to study performing. In 1932 he debuted in the film "Gor Nui Ching Chiu" ("Sentimental Song of Companions' Tide") playing a bit part, shot in San Francisco (USA). Soon he came back to Hong Kong to participate in anti-Japanese opposition movement...
45. Tian-Lin Wang Tian-Lin Wang Director, Slash: Blade of Death
46. Ping Chin Ping Chin Actress, The Magnificent Trio
47. Crystal Sun Crystal Sun Actress, Heung Gong ngaai maan nau ji sau sing pui yuk
48. Yue Wong Yue Wong Actor, Dirty Ho
49. Meng Xia Meng Xia Producer, Zi gu ying xiong chu shao nian Xia Meng (a.k.a Hsia Moon or Miranda Yang), born Yang Meng in 1933 in Shanghai, China, is a prominent Hong Kong actress and film producer. She was a key figure of Hong Kong's left-wing Mandarin movie scene. In 1947, Miranda Yang Meng moved with her family to Hong Kong, where she attended Maryknoll Convent School...
50. Wai Wong Wai Wong Actor, Fung wan: Hung ba tin ha
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