The Most Influential Entertainers from Hong Kong (in progress)

by jtwulink | created - 06 Feb 2017 | updated - 14 Aug 2017 | Public

There are some influential Hong Kong entertainers who don't have their IMDb pages, e.g., 徐小鳳, 關正傑, Beyond, 葉振棠, 葉麗儀, 陳潔靈, 杜麗莎, 崔萍, 張德蘭, 關山, 李翰祥, 嚴浩, 黃易, 張婉婷, 梁羽生, 王羽, 鄧光榮, 岑建勳, 呂方, 草蜢, 曾華倩, 蔡瀾, 鄭保瑞, 許誠毅, 方大同, 鄧紫棋, etc.

1. Bruce Lee

Actor | Meng long guo jiang

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 ...

Born in USA, grew up in Hong Kong.

Bruce Lee is the key personality that changed the stereotyped images of the East Asian men, and is the spiritual icon of martial artists worldwide.

2. Louis Cha

Writer | Wong lao hu qiang qin

Louis Cha was born on February 6, 1924 in Haining, Zhejiang Province, China. He was a writer and director, known for Wong lao hu qiang qin (1960), You nu huai chun (1958) and Feng liu wan dao (1981). He was married to Lin Leyi, Zhu Mei and Du Zhifen. He died on October 30, 2018 in Hong Kong, China.

金庸 Career based in Hong Kong.

3. John Woo

Director | Ying hung boon sik

Born in southern China, John Woo grew up in Hong Kong, where he began his film career as an assistant director in 1969, working for Shaw Brothers Studios. He directed his first feature in 1973 and has been a prolific director ever since, working in a wide variety of genres before A Better Tomorrow ...

Career based in Hong Kong and USA.

4. Kar-Wai Wong

Writer | Yi dai zong shi

Wong Kar-wai (born 17 July 1956) is a Hong Kong Second Wave filmmaker, internationally renowned as an auteur for his visually unique, highly stylised, emotionally resonant work, including Ah fei zing zyun (1990), Dung che sai duk (1994), Chung Hing sam lam (1994), Do lok tin si (1995), Chun gwong ...

Career based in Hong Kong.

5. Jackie Chan

Actor | Ngo si seoi

Hong Kong's cheeky, lovable and best known film star, Jackie Chan endured many years of long, hard work and multiple injuries to establish international success after his start in Hong Kong's manic martial arts cinema industry.

Jackie was born Kong-sang Chan on April 7, 1954, on Hong Kong's famous ...

6. Stephen Chow

Actor | Kung fu

Stephen Chow was the only boy of his family, and has grown up as a Bruce Lee fan and a martial arts addict. His career started on TV, where he presented a children show ( "430 Space Shuttle" (1983)) and started becoming popular. He got some supporting roles, after that, and won the Taiwanese Golden...

7. Hark Tsui

Producer | Wong Fei Hung

Tsui Hark recently became the fourth Chinese film director to join the board of judges for the 57th Cannes Film Festival in the feature films category this year.

An internationally acclaimed visionary director, Hark started making experimental movies with 8mm film when he was only 13. After ...

Born in Vietnam, career based in Hong Kong.

8. Yun-Fat Chow

Actor | Wo hu cang long

Chow Yun Fat is a charismatic, athletically built and energetic Asian-born film star who first came to the attention of western audiences via his roles in the high-octane/blazing guns action films of maverick HK director John Woo.

Chow was born in 1955 on the quiet island of Lamma, part of the ...

9. Jet Li

Actor | The One

Jet Li born Li Lian Jie in Beijing, China. He started training at the Beijing wushu academy (wushu is China's national sport, largely a performance version of various martial art styles) at age eight. He won five gold medals in the Chinese championships, his first when he was only 11. In his teens,...

Career based mostly in Hong Kong.

10. Samuel Hui

Actor | Xiao ao jiang hu

Samuel Hui was born on September 6, 1948 in Canton, China. He is known for his work on Xiao ao jiang hu (1990), Mad Mission (1982) and Wai Si-Lei chuen kei (1987). He has been married to Rebecca Fleming since December 30, 1971. They have two children.

許冠傑 Career based in Hong Kong. Actor, singer, song writer and pioneer of Cantonese pop songs.

11. Andy Lau

Actor | Mou gaan dou

Andy Lau Tak-wah, (born 27 September 1961) is a Hong Kong actor, singer-songwriter, presenter, and film producer. Lau has been one of Hong Kong's most commercially successful film actors since the mid-1980s, performing in more than 160 films while maintaining a successful singing career at the same...

12. Michelle Yeoh

Actress | Wo hu cang long

Born as Yang Zi Qiong in the mining town of Ipoh, in West Malaysia, in the lunar year of the Tiger, Michelle is the daughter of Janet Yeoh and Yeoh Kian Teik, a lawyer and politician. She is of Han Chinese (Hokkien) descent, and spoke English and Malay before Chinese. A ballet dancer since age 4, ...

Born in Malaysia, career based mostly in Hong Kong.

13. Jacky Cheung

Actor | Die xue jie tou

Jacky Cheung was born on July 10, 1961 in Hong Kong as Jacky Cheung Hok Yau. He is known for his work on Die xue jie tou (1990), Wang Jiao ka men (1988) and Xiao ao jiang hu (1990). He has been married to May Mei-Mei Lo since February 15, 1996. They have two children.

Best male Chinese-language singer, with the most records sold in Asia (by a male singer).

14. Donnie Yen

Actor | Yip Man

Donnie Yen was born in Guangzhou, China. His mother, Bow-sim Mark, was a kung fu master and his father, Kylster Yen, a newspaper editor and amateur musician. When Donnie was just two years old, the family moved to Hong Kong and then, when he was 11, to Boston, Massachusetts.

There, Master Bow-sim ...

Career based mostly in Hong Kong & USA.

15. Ann Hui

Director | Nu ren si shi

Born in China in 1947, Ann Hui moved to Hong Kong when whe was still in her youth. After graduating in English and Comparative Litereature from Hong Kong University, whe spent two years at London Film School. Returning to Hong Kong, she worked as an assistant to director King Hu before joining TVB ...

Career based in Hong Kong.

16. Tony Chiu-Wai Leung

Actor | Faa yeung nin wa

Tony Leung Chiu Wai was born in Hong Kong on 27 June 1962. He and his younger sister were raised by their mother after his father left them. In 1982, after passing the training courses of TVB, Tony became a TV actor and became famous for his comedy style in such TV shows as Lu ding ji (1983) or Jue...

Best actor in H.K., acting-wise.

17. Maggie Cheung

Actress | Faa yeung nin wa

Maggie Cheung was born on September 20, 1964, in Hong Kong, and moved at the age of eight with her family to England. After finishing secondary school, she returned to Hong Kong, where she began modeling and appearing in commercials. In 1983 she participated in the Ms. Hong Kong pageant, winning ...

Best actress in H.K., acting-wise.

18. Leslie Cheung

Actor | Ah fei zing zyun

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...

19. Alan Tam

Actor | Lung hing foo dai

Alan Tam began his career in the HK entertainment industry in the legendary band 'Wynners', before branching out into his own singing and acting career. Though he won 'Best Male Actor' awards twice in the early 1980s, he is better known as one of the all-time greats of Cantonese pop music, ...

譚詠麟

20. 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 ...

21. Faye Wong

Actress | Chung Hing sam lam

Her mother (now deceased) was a singer and her father a mining engineer. They moved with her older brother to Hong Kong when she was 18 and she began to take singing lessons. Her teacher introduced her to Cinepoly Records, where she first recorded under the name Wong Jing Man and was given the ...

Career based in Hong Kong & Taiwan.

22. Sammo Kam-Bo Hung

Stunts | Yip Man

Born in Hong Kong, Sammo Hung's acting career began while he was training in acrobatics, martial arts and dance as a child at the China Drama Academy, and he received acclaim for his performance with a troupe called "The Seven Little Fortunes." He made his feature film debut as an actor at the age ...

23. Stanley Kwan

Director | Lan Yu

Stanley Kwan was born on October 9, 1957 in Hong Kong as Jinpang Guan. He is a director and producer, known for Lan Yu (2001), Yan zhi kou (1987) and Yue kuai le, yue duo luo (1998).

24. Johnnie To

Producer | Cheung foh

With over thirty directing and producing credits to his name, Johnnie To enjoyed international breakthroughs with Hak se wui (2005), Triad Election (2006) (aka "Triad Election") and Fong juk (2006); those films enjoyed multiple international film festival appearances and were separately sold to ...

25. Peter Ho-Sun Chan

Producer | Tau ming chong

Peter Ho-Sun Chan is a Chinese film director, producer and screenwriter. Regarded as one of the most accomplished and successful Hong Kong filmmakers, Chan has directed 18 films, including the critically acclaimed Comrades, Almost a Love Story, Perhaps Love, The Warlords, and American Dreams in ...

Born in Thailand, career based in Hong Kong.

26. Woo-Ping Yuen

Wo hu cang long

Woo-Ping Yuen was born on January 1, 1945 in Guangzhou, China as Yuen Woo Ping. He is known for his work on Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000), Kung Fu Hustle (2004) and Fearless (2006).

袁和平 Career based in Hong Kong.

27. Eileen Chang

Writer | Se, jie

When she was only one semester short of graduating college in Hong Kong, she was forced to drop out due to financial issues and Hong Kong's sudden Japanese takeover.

張愛玲 Career started in China, then based in Hong Kong during her prime.

28. Kuang Ni

Writer | Xiao sha xing

Kuang Ni was born in 1935 in Shanghai, China as Ni Yi-ming. He is a writer and actor, known for Xiao sha xing (1970), Wai Si Lei and Shao Lin san shi liu fang (1978).

倪匡 Career based in Hong Kong.

29. Danny Bak-Keung Chan

Actor | Chou tin dik tong wah

Danny Bak-Keung Chan was born on September 7, 1958 in Hong Kong, China. He is known for his work on Chou tin dik tong wah (1987), Dou qi xiao shen xian (1985) and Hot choi (1980). He died on October 25, 1993 in Hong Kong.

陳百強 Born in Hong Kong.

30. Yuk Long Wong

Writer | Long hu men

Yuk Long Wong was born on March 27, 1950 in Puning, Xinhui, China as Wong Chun-Loong. He is an actor and writer, known for Long hu men (1979), Lung foo moon (2006) and San ging chaat goo si (2004). He was previously married to Sze-Pui Ngai and Ma Mung-Nei.

黃玉郎 Career based in Hong Kong.

31. Jenny Tseng

Actress | Di san lei da dou

Born in the former Portuguese colony of Macau to an expatriate Austrian civil engineer father and Chinese mother from Hong Kong, Jenny Tseng was a child of a divorced marriage who was put under parental custody of her estranged father with her Chinese stepmother and step-siblings. Feeling alienated...

甄妮 Born in Macau, career started in Taiwan, then based in Hong Kong.

32. Roman Tam

Soundtrack | Game of Death

Roman Tam was born on February 16, 1950 in Guanxi, China as Tam Pak Sin. He is known for his work on Game of Death (1978), Yuan yue wan dao (1979) and Xia gu ying xiong zhuan (1980). He died on October 18, 2002 in Hong Kong, China.

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33. John Lone

Actor | The Last Emperor

Born Leung Kwok Ng in Hong Kong October 13, 1952, John Lone was spartanly raised by a single mother until the age of 7 when he was sent off to be schooled with the Peking Opera. He never again saw his mother. The Peking Opera could be a brutal and grueling life for a child but he was a diligent and...

Born in Hong Kong, career based mostly in USA.

34. Tony Ka Fai Leung

Actor | Hak se wui

Tony Leung Ka-fai is a four-time Hong Kong Film Award-winning film actor. As he is often confused with actor Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Tony Leung Ka-fai is known as "Big Tony", while Tony Chiu-Wai Leung is known as "Little Tony", nicknames which correspond to the actors' respective physical statures.

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35. Allen Fong

Director | Boon bin yen

Allen Fong was born on July 10, 1947 in Hong Kong. He is an actor and director, known for Boon bin yen (1983), Foo ji ching (1981) and Mei guo xin (1986).

方育平

36. Aaron Kwok

Actor | Fu zi

Aaron Kwok Fu-shing (born 26 October 1965) is a Hong Kong singer, dancer, and actor. He has been active since the 1980s and to the present. He is considered one of the "Four Heavenly Kings" of Hong Kong. Kwok's onstage dancing and displays is influenced by Michael Jackson. While most of his songs ...

37. Leon Lai

Actor | Do lok tin si

Leon Lai won the 2002 Taiwan Golden Horse Award for Best Actor for his outstanding performance in the highly acclaimed horror film, Three, where he portrayed an obsessive husband trying to revive his dead wife with Chinese medicine. In 2003, he appeared in the final installment of the high profile ...

Career based in Hong Kong.

38. Eason Chan

Actor | Mui dong bin wan si

Eason Chan was born on July 27, 1974 in Hong Kong. He is an actor, known for Mui dong bin wan si (2007), Bo fung yu (2014) and Shap yee yeh (2000). He has been married to Hilary Tsui since April 2, 2006. They have one child.

39. Wai-Keung Lau

Cinematographer | Mou gaan dou

Andrew Lau Wai-Keung was born in Hong Kong in 1960, and has been fond of photography as a child. He joined Shaw Brothers (HK) Ltd. after secondary school graduation. The first film he participated in as a semi-skilled worker in cinematography was Legendary Weapons of China directed by Chia-Liang Liu...

劉偉強

40. Alan Mak

Director | Mou gaan dou

Alan Mak Siu Fai was born in Hong Kong in 1965. In 1986, he studied in the School of Drama at the Hong Kong Academy for Performance Arts. Upon graduation in 1990, he started his movie career.

Mak made his directorial debut in 1997, with his first film being Nude Fear, which was written and produced ...

麥兆輝

41. Josephine Siao

Actress | Fong sai yuk

One of the best-loved and respected members of the Hong Kong film community, for her long acting career, her stable family life and her devotion to charities, Siao successfully managed successive transitions from child star (she made her film debut at age 7) to leading lady, and then to ...

Career based mostly in Hong Kong.

42. Michael Hui

Actor | Tie ban shao

Michael Hui was born in Guangzhou, China on September 3, 1942. He went to La Salle College, and then earned his degree in Sociology from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He came to the Hong Kong entertainment industry running the comedic "Hui Brothers Show." Shortly afterward, in went into ...

Career based in Hong Kong.

43. Dai Lin

Actress | Qian jiao bai mei

Dai Lin was born on December 26, 1934 in Guilin, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China as Yueru Cheng. She is known for her work on Qian jiao bai mei (1961), Bu liao qing (1961) and Diao Chan (1958). She was married to Shun-shing Lung. She died on July 17, 1964 in Hong Kong.

林黛 Career based in Hong Kong.

44. Tung-Shing Yee

Director | San suk si gin

Tung-Shing Yee was born on December 28, 1957 in Hong Kong. He is an actor and director, known for San suk si gin (2009), Wang jiao hei ye (2004) and Lie huo zhan che (1995). He was previously married to Mandy Law.

45. George Lam

Music_department | Mo jong yuen So Hat-Yi

George Lam was born on October 12, 1947 in Hong Kong, British Crown Colony as Tsz-Cheung Lam. He is an actor, known for Mo jong yuen So Hat-Yi (1992), Zui ai (1986) and Jin ye xing guang can lan (1988). He has been married to Sally Yeh since July 17, 1996. He was previously married to Ching-yuen Ng.

46. Sally Yeh

Actress | Dip huet seung hung

Sally Yeh was born on September 30, 1961 in Taipei, Taiwan as Chien-Wen Yeh. She is known for her work on The Killer (1989), Peking Opera Blues (1986) and The Man with the Iron Fists (2012). She has been married to George Lam since July 17, 1996.

Born in Taiwan, career based in Hong Kong and Taiwan.

47. Corey Yuen

Actor | Zhi fa xian feng

Corey Yuen was born in 1951 in Hong Kong, China as Ying Gang-Ming. He is known for his work on Above the Law (1986), The Legend (1993) and Red Cliff (2008).

元奎

羅啟銳

49. Wei Lo

Director | Tang shan da xiong

Wei Lo was born in 1918 in Jiangsu Province, China. He was an actor and director, known for The Big Boss (1971), The Chinese Connection (1972) and Tie quan xiao zi (1977). He was married to Liang Hua Liu. He died on January 20, 1996 in Hong Kong.

羅維 Career based in H.K.

50. Siu-Tung Ching

Stunts | Ying xiong

Siu-Tung Ching was born in 1953 as Xiaodong Cheng. He is known for his work on Ying xiong (2002), Sien nui yau wan (1987) and Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia (2006).

51. Cheh Chang

Director | Bao chou

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 ...

張徹 Career based in Hong Kong.

52. Lung Ti

Actor | Ying hung boon sik

Lung Ti was born on August 19, 1946 in Guangdong Province, China as Tam Fu Wing. He is an actor and director, known for A Better Tomorrow (1986), The Legend of Drunken Master (1994) and Dynasty of Blood (1973). He has been married to Min-Ming Tao since May 22, 1975. They have one child.

狄龍 Career based in Hong Kong.

53. Ringo Lam

Director | Go do gaai bei

Ringo Lam was born in 1954 in Hong Kong. He is a director and producer, known for Go do gaai bei (1997), City on Fire (1987) and Tie saam gok (2007).

林嶺東

54. Stanley Tong

Director | Hung fan kui

Stanley Tong began his career in the film industry as a stunt man, but got his first crack at directing in 1983. About six years later he founded his own film company, Golden Gate. He wrote, directed, produced, and stunt-directed "Stone Age Warriors", which was so successful that Tong was given the...

55. Yuen Chor

Writer | Su xiao mei

His father was a famed Cantonese film actor. After studying in the Department of Chemistry in Zhongsha University for 3 years, Chor joined the movie industry as a writer in 1956. His film debut was "The Soul Stealer" directed by Ng Wui. Soon he began working as an assistant director and finally ...

楚原 Career based in Hong Kong.

56. Jing Wong

Writer | Hak bak jin cheung

Wong Jing is one of Hong Kong's most prolific, talented and controversial filmmakers. His directorial style, at best, manages to combine commercial appeal and artistic aspects. Most of his films were among the biggest box office hits, partly due to possessing an amazing sense of what would play ...

王晶

57. Dante Lam

Director | Ji zhan

Dante Lam is a director and writer, known for Ji zhan (2013), Mei Gong he xing dong (2016) and Sin yan (2010).

林超賢

58. Eric Tsang

Actor | Mou gaan dou

Eric Tsang was born on April 14, 1953 in Hong Kong as Chi-Wai Tsang. He is an actor and producer, known for Infernal Affairs (2002), Yue kuai le, yue duo luo (1998) and Tian mi mi (1996). He was previously married to Mei-Hua Wang.

59. David Chiang

Actor | Ci Ma

David Chiang was born in Suzhou, China on June 29, 1947. His mother Hung Wei and father Yim Dut were very popular movie stars. Young David began his acting career at a very early age, appearing in black & white films while he was only 4 years old. "John" is David's real English name, while "David" ...

姜大衛 Career based in Hong Kong.

60. James Wong

Composer | Sien nui yau wan

James Wong was born on February 16, 1940 in Canton, China. He was an actor, known for Sien nui yau wan (1987), Wong Fei Hung (1991) and Hard Boiled (1992). He died on November 24, 2004 in Hong Kong, China.

黃霑 Career based in Hong Kong.

61. Kenny Bee

Actor | Zhan shen chuan shuo

Kenny Bee was born on February 23, 1952 in Hong Kong. He is known for his work on Zhan shen chuan shuo (1992), Initial D (2005) and Shi xiong di (1995). He was previously married to Teresa Cheung.

鍾鎮濤

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63. Maggie Q

Actress | Divergent

Margaret Denise Quigley was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to a father of Polish and Irish descent (originally based in New York) and a Vietnamese mother. Her parents met during the Vietnam War. Maggie has two older half-siblings from her mother's previous marriage, and two older sisters. The family ...

Born in USA, career started in Hong Kong, then based in USA.

64. Louis Koo

Actor | Moon to

Louis Koo was born on October 21, 1970 in Hong Kong as Louis Tin Lok Koo. He is an actor and producer, known for Moon to (2007), Sha po lang: taam long (2017) and Sao du (2013).

65. Ray Lui

Actor | Bo Hao

Ray Lui was born on December 22, 1956 in Vietnam. He is an actor and assistant director, known for Bo Hao (1991), Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014) and Dou foh sin (2007). He has been married to Xiaojuan Yang since 2001. They have one child. He was previously married to Cally Kwong and Kathy ...

呂良偉 Born in Vietnam, career based in Hong Kong.

66. Sammi Cheng

Actress | Mou gaan dou

Sammi Cheng was born on August 19, 1972 in Hong Kong as Cheng Sau Man. She is an actress, known for Infernal Affairs (2002), Sau sun nam nui (2001) and Ngo joh ngan gin do gwai (2002). She is married to Andy Chi-On Hui.

67. Karen Mok

Actress | Do lok tin si

Karen Mok was born on June 2, 1970 in Hong Kong as Karen Joy Morris. She is an actress, known for Fallen Angels (1995), Around the World in 80 Days (2004) and Hak hap (1996). She has been married to 'Johannes' since October 1, 2011.

68. Cherie Chung

Actress | Nam yi nui

Cherie Chung was born on February 16, 1960 in Hong Kong. She was third runner-up in the 1979 Miss Hong Kong Pageant and entered the film industry afterward, becoming one of Hong Kong's most popular and beautiful actresses.

Chung would go on to appear in dozens of comedy and drama movies, most ...

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69. Sandy Lam

Actress | Qun long duo bao

Sandy Lam was born on April 26, 1966 in Hong Kong, British Crown Colony as Yik-Lin Lam. She is an actress, known for Qun long duo bao (1988), Wang Jiao ka men (1988) and Ji yi da shi (2017). She was previously married to Tsung-Sheng Lee.

林憶蓮 Career based in Hong Kong and Taiwan.

70. Carina Lau

Actress | Ah fei zing zyun

Carina Lau moved to Hong Kong with her family at the age of 14 and at the the time could not speak the local Cantonese and was often teased by other people the "Mainland Girl". She would eventually gave her best effort to learn the language and then was re-accepted at the TVB actors training ...

Career based in Hong Kong.

71. 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 ...

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72. Ekin Cheng

Actor | Fung wan: Hung ba tin ha

Ekin Cheng Yee-Kin is a Hong Kong actor and Cantopop singer. Earlier in his career he was known as Noodle Cheng, though he has now reverted to a more conventional-sounding first name. Sometimes he uses Dior (because that was what it sounded like when his younger sister tried to call him) as a first...

73. Kelly Chen

Actress | Mou gaan dou

Went to primary school in Hong Kong, High school in Japan. Graduated from Parsons School of Design in New York, specialized in Graphic Design. Speaks Cantonese Mandarin Japanese and English. Has and elder sister and a younger brother, singer Victor Chen Si Hon.

74. Daniel Wu

Actor | San ging chaat goo si

Daniel Wu was born on September 30, 1974 in Berkeley, California, USA as Daniel N. Wu. He is an actor and producer, known for San ging chaat goo si (2004), Wang jiao hei ye (2004) and Warcraft (2016). He has been married to Lisa S. since April 6, 2010. They have one child.

Born in USA, career based in Hong Kong and USA.

75. Chia-Hui Liu

Actor | Kill Bill: Vol. 2

Chia-Hui Liu was born on August 22, 1951 in Guangdong, China as Jin-Hsi Shin. He is known for his work on Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004), Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003) and Shao Lin san shi liu fang (1978).

Career based in Hong Kong.

76. Chia-Liang Liu

Actor | Jui kuen II

Chia-Liang Liu was born on August 1, 1936 in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. He is known for his work on The Legend of Drunken Master (1994), My Young Auntie (1981) and Legendary Weapons of China (1982). He was married to Jing-Jing Yung and Hsiu-Hsia Ho. He died on June 25, 2013 in Hong Kong, China.

77. Carol 'Do Do' Cheng

Actress | Biao jie, ni hao ye!

Carol 'Do Do' Cheng was born on September 9, 1957 in Hong Kong. She is an actress, known for Biao jie, ni hao ye! (1990), Armour of God 2: Operation Condor (1991) and Yue liang, xing xing, tai yang (1988).

鄭裕玲

78. Gordon Chan

Writer | Ye shou xing jing

Gordon Chan was born in 1960 in Hong Kong. He is a writer and producer, known for Ye shou xing jing (1998), A1 tou tiao (2004) and The Medallion (2003).

陳嘉上 Career based in H.K.

79. Chi Leung 'Jacob' Cheung

Director | Long min

Chi Leung 'Jacob' Cheung was born on September 6, 1959 in Hong Kong. He is a director and actor, known for Long min (1992), Battle of the Warriors (2006) and Fei yue huang hun (1989).

80. Pei-Pei Cheng

Actress | Wo hu cang long

Pei-Pei Cheng was born on December 4, 1946 in Shanghai, China. She is an actress and producer, known for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000), Lilting (2014) and Da zui xia (1966).

Career based in Hong Kong, Taiwan & USA.

81. Lydia Shum

Actress | Lo foo chut gang

With her signature wing-tip frame coke bottle glasses and imposing coif, 'Zaftig' TV-movie comedienne and celebrity personality Lydia Shum also known as 'Ah-Fay' to her fans stands out as one of the most recognizable and endearing entertainment icons in Hong Kong society whose celebrity ubiquity ...

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82. Adam Cheng

Actor | Fong sai yuk

Adam Cheng was born on February 24, 1947 in Hong Kong as Cheng Choung-She. He is known for his work on The Legend (1993), Chor Lauheung (1979) and Chu Liu Xiang da jie ju (1983). He has been married to Kuan Ching-Hua since 1989. They have two children. He was previously married to Lydia Shum.

83. Ming-Chuen Wang

Actress | Yi tian tu long ji

Ming-Chuen Wang was born on August 28, 1947 in Shanghai, China. She is an actress, known for Yi tian tu long ji (1978), Chor Lauheung (1979) and Yuan yue wan dao (1979). She has been married to Kar-Ying Law since May 2, 2009. She was previously married to Lau, Cheung Wah.

Entertainment career based in H.K.

84. Danny Lee

Actor | Dip huet seung hung

Danny Lee Sau-Yin, was born in 1952 in Shanghai. Lee did not do so well in school and sometimes dropped out to help support his family by working. While growing up, he held policemen in high regard and so, upon graduating high school, he tried entering the police academy, but could not complete the...

李修賢 Career based in Hong Kong.

85. Nicholas Tse

Actor | Shi yue wei cheng

Nicholas was born in Hong Kong, China. He attended school in Vancouver, Canada. He also attended school for a short time in Phoenix, Arizona before moving back to Hong Kong with his parents Patrick Yin Tse and Deborah Dik, and his sister, Jennifer (Ting Ting). Nicholas started his singing career ...

86. Bo-Bo Fung

Actress | 92: Hak Mooi Gwai dui Hak Mooi Gwai

Bo-Bo Fung was born in 1954 in Hong Kong. She is known for her work on 92 Legendary La Rose Noire (1992), San bat liu ching (1993) and Wo he chun tian you ge yue hui (1994).

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87. Alex To

Actor | Hung fan kui

Alex To was born on February 10, 1962 in Hong Kong as Alejandro Delfino. He is an actor, known for Rumble in the Bronx (1995), Fei Fu Kwan Ying (1989) and The Thieves (2012).

88. Oxide Chun Pang

Director | Gin gwai

Oxide Chun Pang was born in 1965 in Hong Kong. He is a director and writer, known for Gin gwai (2002), Bangkok Dangerous (2000) and The Messengers (2007). He has been married to Angelica Lee since February 6, 2010. They have two children.

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89. Sandra Kwan Yue Ng

Actress | Goo waak zai: Hung Hing Sap Saam Mooi

Sandra Kwan Yue Ng is widely considered as the most bankable actress in Hong Kong. With over a hundred films to her credit, including several collaborations with the "King of Hong Kong Comedy" Stephen Chow, Ng is crowned "Queen of Comedy" by many.

Ng entered show business in the 1980s, the golden ...

90. Ching Wan Lau

Actor | Hak hap

Ching Wan Lau was born on February 16, 1964 in Hong Kong. He is an actor, known for Hak hap (1996), Duo ming jin (2011) and Chuet sai hiu bra (2001). He has been married to Amy Kwok since 1998.

91. Alex Man

Actor | Dang doi lai ming

Alex Man was born on July 25, 1957 in Guangdong, China. He is an actor, known for Dang doi lai ming (1984), Da tou zai (1988) and Nam yi nui (1983). He has been married to Kwok Ming Lai since 2002. They have one child. He was previously married to Tien Niu.

92. Nick Cheung

Actor | Ji zhan

Nick Cheung was born on December 2, 1967 in Hong Kong as Cheung Ka Fei. He is an actor and director, known for Ji zhan (2013), Beast Stalker (2008) and Tor dei gui mou yan (2015). He has been married to Esther Kwan since December 8, 2003. They have one child.

93. Rosamund Kwan

Actress | Wong Fei Hung

Rosamund Kwan was born on September 24, 1962 in Hong Kong as Guan Ga Wei. She is an actress, known for Wong Fei Hung (1991), Jing gu jyun ga (1991) and Lie tou (1982). She was previously married to Pierre Chen and Guosheng Wang.

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94. Wenzhuo Zhao

Actor | Su Qi-er

Wenzhuo Zhao was born on April 10, 1972 in Ning'an, Heilongjiang, China. He is an actor, known for Su Qi-er (2010), Yingxiong Zheng Chengong (2002) and Once Upon a Time in China V (1994).

Career based mostly in Hong Kong during his prime.

95. Kara Wai

Actress | Wu xia

Born Kara Hui Ying-Hung on in Shandong, China. Her Family moved to Hong Kong in 1966 and she started working at night clubs at fourteen. Her family lost their savings from her father's business acquaintances. Being left penniless, Hui's mother, herself and her siblings were forced to peddle goods ...

96. Patrick Tam

Director | Fu zi

He is the mentor of Kar-Wai Wong.

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97. Wing-Shing Ma

Writer | Jung wa ying hong

Ma Wing Shing is one of the most influential manwa (Chinese equivalent to Japanese "manga") artists in China, and one of the world's best comic-book writer/artists. Born in 1961, Ma entered the manwa industry in 1976, publishing his first comic-book series, "Day Dream," at Hei Po, where he did ...

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98. Miriam Chin Wah Yeung

Actress | Mui dong bin wan si

Miriam Chin Wah Yeung was born on February 3, 1974 in Hong Kong as Chak-Wah Yeung. She is an actress, known for Mui dong bin wan si (2007), Po po chiu kai yan (2010) and Love in the Buff (2012). She has been married to Real Ting since August 11, 2009. They have one child.

99. Ivy Ling Po

Actress | Liang Shan Bo yu Zhu Ying Tai

Ivy Ling Po was born on November 16, 1939 in Amoy, China as Huang Yu-Jun. She is known for her work on Liang Shan Bo yu Zhu Ying Tai (1963), Feng huo wan li qing (1967) and Hua Mu Lan (1964). She has been married to Han Chin since June 18, 1966. They have two children.

凌波 Career based in Hong Kong.

100. Anthony Chau-Sang Wong

Actor | Mou gaan dou

Anthony Wong Chau-Sang was born to a British father and a Chinese mother. He never knew his father, since the man left his family when Wong was four years old. He trained acting at ATV and later enrolled into the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts.

After working in several TV Series, he shot to ...



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