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Louis Cha (1924–2018)


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 The Romance of Book and Sword (1987). He was married to Lin Leyi, Zhu Mei and Du Zhifen. He died on October 30, 2018 in Hong Kong, China. See full bio »

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(age 94) in Hong Kong, China

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Filmography

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 2022 The Return of the Condor Heroes (TV Series) (novel - 2019) (completed)
 2019 Heavenly Sword and Dragon Slaying Sabre (TV Series) (story)
 2018 The Smiling, Proud Wanderer Parody (Short) (novel)
 2017 The Legend of the Condor Heroes (TV Series) (novel)
 2013 Swordsman (TV Series) (novel)
 2013 Demi Gods and Semi Devils (TV Series)
 2009 The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber (TV Series) (story)
 2008 Legend of Condor Heroes (TV Series) (2008)
 2006 The Return of the Condor Heroes (TV Series) (novel)
 2003 Legend of Eagle Shooting Hero (TV Series) (novel)
 2002-2003 Yi tian tu long ji (TV Series) (novel - 40 episodes)
- Episode #1.40 (2003) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.39 (2003) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.38 (2003) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.37 (2003) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.36 (2003) ... (novel)
 2003 The Legend of the Condor Heroes (TV Series)
 2001 The Legend of Condor Hero (TV Series) (novel)
 2001 Laughing in the Wind (TV Series) (novel)
 2000 Xiao ao jiang hu (TV Series)
 1999 The Flying Fox of the Snowy Mountain (TV Mini Series) (novel)
 1998 The Return of the Condor Heroes (TV Series) (novel - 1998)
 1998 The Return of the Condor Heroes (TV Series) (novel - 40 episodes)
- Episode #1.40 (1998) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.39 (1998) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.38 (1998) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.37 (1998) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.36 (1998) ... (novel)
 1998 Luk ding gei (TV Series) (novel)
 1997 Tin lung bak bo (TV Series) (novel)
 1995 Sun diu hap lui (TV Series) (novel)
 1994 The Legend of the Condor Heroes (TV Series) (novel - 35 episodes)
- Episode #1.26 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.35 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.34 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.33 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.32 (1994) ... (novel)
 1994 Ashes of Time (novel "The Eagle Shooting Heroes")
 1993 Kung Fu Cult Master (novel)
 1993 Fei hu wai zhuan (novel)
 1993 The Eagle Shooting Heroes (novel)
 1992 Royal Tramp II (novel)
 1992 Royal Tramp (novel)
 1992 Swordsman II (novel "Proud Smiling Wanderer")
 1991 Xue shan fei hu (TV Series) (novel)
 1990 The Swordsman (novel)
 1989 Lin shing kuet (TV Series) (novel)
 1987 Princess Fragrance (novel)
 1987 The Romance of Book and Sword (novel - as Yung Kam) / (screenplay - as Yung Kam)
 1986 The New Heaven Sword and the Dragon Sabre (TV Series) (novel - 40 episodes)
- Episode #1.40 (1986) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.39 (1986) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.38 (1986) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.37 (1986) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.36 (1986) ... (novel)
  The Flying Fox of Snowy Mountain (TV Series) (16 episodes, 1985) (novel - 24 episodes, 1985)
- Episode #1.40 (1985) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.39 (1985) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.38 (1985) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.37 (1985) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.36 (1985) ... (novel)
 1985 Bik hue gim (TV Series)
 1984 Siu mo kong wu (TV Series) (novel)
 1984 The Duke of Mount Deer (TV Series) (novel)
 1984 Xin fei hu wai chuan (novel)
 1983-1984 The Return of the Condor Heroes (TV Series) (novel - 50 episodes)
- Episode #1.50 (1984) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.49 (1984) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.48 (1984) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.47 (1984) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.46 (1984) ... (novel)
 1983 The Legend of the Condor Heroes (TV Series) (novel - 59 episodes)
- Episode #1.46 (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.59 (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.58 (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.57 (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.56 (1983) ... (novel)
 1983 Little Dragon Maiden (novel)
 1983 Avenging Dragon (story)
 1983 Tales of a Eunuch (as Yung Chin)
 1982 Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils (story)
 1982 Ode to Gallantry (story - as Yung Chin)
 1982 Lovers Blades (novel - as Yung Chin)
 1982 Tin lung bak bo (TV Series) (novel)
 1982 Brave Archer and His Mate (novel)
 1981 The Knight of the Dazzling Scimitar (story - as Yong Jin)
 1981 The Brave Archer III (story)
 1981 Shu jian en chou lu (novel "The Book and the Sword")
 1980 Legend of the Fox (novel)
 1980 Swift Sword (story)
 1978 Di san ba fei dao (novel)
 1978 The Brave Archer Part II (story - as Yung Chin)
 1978 The Heavenly Sword and Dragon Sabre (TV Mini Series) (writer)
 1978 The Proud Youth (story)
 1977 The Battle Wizard (story - as Yung Chin)
 1977 The Brave Archer (story)
 1976 Shu gim yan sau luk (TV Series)
 1969 Tie gu chuan (story)
 1963 Yi tian tu long ji xia ji (story)
 1961 Yuan yang dao xia ji (story)
 1961 Yuan yang dao shang ji (story)
 1960 Shu jian en chou lu (novel)
 1958 Bi xie jian shang ji (novel)
 1958 She diao ying xiong zhuan (story)
 1958 Lan hua hua (writer)
 1958 You nu huai chun (writer)
 1958 Xiao ge zi gu niang (writer)
 1956 San lian (as Huan Lin)
 1953 Jue dai jia ren (as Huan Lin)
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Personal Details

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Alternate Names:

Liang-Yung Cha | Yung Chin | Yong Jin | Yung Kam | Huan Lin

Spouse:

Lin Leyi  (his death) | See more »
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World's largest-selling author of martial arts novels, with over 300 million copies of his works sold through 2004. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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