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Leslie Cheung (1956–2003)

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. Upon his return to Hong Kong, he entered the ... See full bio »


(age 46) in Hong Kong, China

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Happy Together Ho Po-wing
Sien nui yau wan Ling Choi San
Gam chi yuk yip Sam Koo Gai Ming


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 2002 Yee do hung gaan
Jim Law
 2000 Yan fei yan mie (Short)
 2000 Lian zhan Chong Cheng
Jimmy Tong
 2000 Siu chan chan
C.H. Yuen
 2000 Cheung wong
Rick Pang
 1999 Lau sing yue
 1999 Sing yuet tung wa
Tatsuya Misawa / Shek Karbo
 1998 Hong se lian ren
 1998 On na ma dak lin na
Editor (Guest star)
 1998 Knock Off
Young Worker (Skinny Freight)
 1998 Gau sing bou hei
Ma Lun Cheung / Tok Choi
 1997 Who's the Man, Who's the Woman
Sam Koo Gai Ming
 1997 Happy Together
Ho Po-wing
 1996 Se qing nan nu
 1996 Xin Shang Hai tan
Hui Man Keung (as Lesile K.W. Cheung)
 1996 Feng yue
Yu Zhongliang
 1996 Tri-Star
Father Zhong Guoqiang
 1995 Ye ban ge sheng
Song Danping
 1995 Jin yu man tang
 1994 Dung che sai duk
Ou-yang Feng
 1994 Jin xiu qian cheng
Lam Chiu-Wing
 1994 Gam chi yuk yip
Sam Koo Gai Ming
 1994 Dai foo ji ga
 1993 Bai fa mo nu zhuan II
Cho Yi-Hang
 1993 The Bride with White Hair
Zhuo Yi-Hang
 1993 Hua tian xi shi
David Copper Feel
 1993 Farewell My Concubine
Cheng Dieyi (segment "Douzi")
 1992 All's Well Ends Well
Shang So
 1991 Zong heng si hai
James - Jim
 1990 Days of Being Wild
 1990 A Chinese Ghost Story II
Ling Choi San
 1989 Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit
Brother Thief
 1988 Sha zhi lian
Chi Ken-Wing
 1987 A Better Tomorrow II
Sung Tse-Kit
 1987 Yan zhi kou
Chan Chen-Pang
 1987 Sien nui yau wan
Ling Choi San
 1986 Ou ran
 1986 A Better Tomorrow
Sung Tse-Kit
 1985 Wei ni zhong qing
Piggy Chan
 1984 San wen zhi
 1984 Yuen fan
 1984 Nong boon do ching (TV Mini-Series)
Chim Siyu
 1983 Di yi ci
 1983 Gu shou
 1982 Lie huo qing chun
 1982 Chong ji 21
 1982 Ning meng ke le
Chen, Jackson
 1981 Shi ye sheng
 1980 Hot choi
 1980 Fau sun luk gip (TV Series)
Che Sui-sung
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Alternate Names:

Kwok-wing Cheung | Lesile K.W. Cheung | Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing | Guorong Zhang


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Attended the University of Leeds in northern England where he studied textile management. He dropped out of university at the end of his first year when his father fell ill. After his father's recovery, however, he did not return to England to complete his studies. See more »



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