Tony Ka Fai Leung

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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. Leung has been in the film industry for more than 30 ... See full bio »

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Known For

Election Big D
The Lover The chinaman
Cold War M.B. Waise Lee
Men Suddenly in Black Uncle Ninth


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  Kiss, His First (announced) (as Tony Leung Kar Fai)
  Cold War III (pre-production)
M.B. Waise Lee
 2021 Sons of the Neon Night (rumored)
 2021 Once Upon a Time in Hong Kong
Crippled Ho
 2019 Midnight Diner
 2019 Mayday Life
 2018 Xi Bo Li Ya feng yun
To be confirmed
 2018 Asura
Asura King, Head of Desire
 2017 Our Time Will Come
 2016 League of Gods
King Zhou
 2016 Cold War 2
M.B. Waise Lee
 2016 Lost in White
Zhou Peng
 2015 Lost and Love
Traffic Policeman
 2014 Rise of the Legend
Fei's Father
 2014 Horseplay
 2014 Shimajiro: A Wonderful Adventure
Jim Leung / Speedman
 2014 Beijing Love Story
Liu Hui
 2014 Golden Chickensss
Professor Chen
 2013 Tales from the Dark 1
Ho Ho (segment "A Word in the Palm")
 2012 Tai Chi 2: The Hero Rises
Master Chen Chang Xing
 2012 Cold War
M.B. Waise Lee
 2012 Tai ji 1: Cong ling kai shi
Chen Chang Xing / Laborer
 2011 Cold Steel
Sgt Zhang Mengzi
 2011 The Devil Inside Me
Jiang Mu
 2011 I Love Hong Kong
Ng Sun
 2010 Bruce Lee, My Brother
Lee Hoi-chuen
 2010 Showtime
 2009 Bodyguards and Assassins
Prof. Chen Xiao-Bai
 2009 Iron Road (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... Bookman
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... Bookman
 2009 I Corrupt All Cops
Chief Inspector Lak Chui
 2008 Missing
Dr. Edward Tong
 2007 The Drummer
 2007 Lost in Beijing
Lin Dong
 2007 Sum seung si sing
But Sau-kong - Stainless Steel
 2007 Eye in the Sky
Chan Chong-shan / 'Hollowman' (as Tony Leung)
 2005 Tai Hang shan shang
He Bingyan
 2005 The Myth
 2005 Chang hen ge
Mr. Cheng
 2005 Election
Big D (as Tony Leung Ka Fai)
 2004 A-1 Headline
Chief Editor Terrence Tsang Tat-si
 2004 Three... Extremes
Lee (segment "Dumplings")
 2004 Dumplings
Mr. Li (as Tony Ka-Fai Leung)
 2004 The Twins Effect II
Master Blackwood
 2004 Throw Down
Lee Kong (as Tony Leung)
 2004 Fear of Intimacy
 2004 PaPa Loves You
Yam Mo-Ying
 2004 Sex and the Beauties
Dick Yan
 2004 20:30:40
Shi-Jie 'Jerry' Zhang
 2003 The Spy Dad
Jones Bon
 2003 Men Suddenly in Black
Uncle Ninth
 2002 Golden Chicken
Professor Chan
 2002 Zhou Yu's Train
Chen Qing
 2002 Double Vision
Huang Huo-tu
 2001 The Treatment
Datong Xu
 2000 Jiang Hu: The Triad Zone
Jimmy Yam (as Leung Kai Fai)
 2000 Okinawa Rendezvous
Law Wan Dat
 1999 Victim
 1997 Destination: 9th Heaven
Chiang Shan
 1997 Island of Greed
Chou Chiu Sen (as Tony Leung)
 1995 Nan Jing de ji du
Ryuichi Okagawa
 1995 Yi qian ling yi ye zhi meng zhong ren
Cheung Ga-Shing
 1995 Ren yue huang hun
 1995 Kuang ye sheng si lian
Liang Shaolun
 1995 Lover of the Last Empress
Prince Kung
 1994 The Return of the God of Gamblers
Siu Fong-Fong / 'Little Trumpet'
 1994 Lover's Lover
 1994 Ashes of Time
Huang Yao-shi
 1994 Jie mei qing shen
Lai Chi-Kai
 1994 Nian nian you jin ri
So Yau-Shing
 1994 It's a Wonderful Life
Kow-Kwai Yum
 1993 Ghost Lantern
Tong Fai
 1993 Warriors: The Black Panther
Meng Bo Fai (as Tony Leung)
 1993 Finale in Blood
Fortune Teller
 1993 Perfect Exchange
Chung Chor-Hung
 1993 Tian tai de yue guang
Lau Ching-Man
 1993 Boys Are Easy
Simon Tse Sai
 1993 Qian wang qing ren
Michael Chan Chun
 1993 Flying Dagger
Hon Chung - Big Dagger
 1993 Rose Rose I Love You
Keith Lui / Johnny
 1993 Tom, Dick and Hairy
Dick Ching
 1993 The Eagle Shooting Heroes
Tuan Wang-yeh
 1992 Misty
 1992 Dragon Inn
Chow Wai On
 1992 Huang Fei Hong xiao zhuan
Bad Egg Ken Shek
 1992 92 Legendary La Rose Noire
Keith Lui
 1992 The Lover
The chinaman (as Tony Leung)
 1991 To Catch a Thief
Inspector So
 1991 The Banquet
 1991 Center Stage
Tsai Chu-sheng / Self
 1991 Inspector Pink Dragon
Ma Yu-Yu
 1991 King of Chess
Wang Yisheng
 1991 Blue Lightning
Ching Hay
 1991 Au Revoir Mon Amour
Liang Seng
 1991 The Raid
 1991 This Thing Called Love
Sung Yan
 1991 Pretty Ghost
 1991 Gui gan bu
Liang Kwo-Tung
 1990 The Prisoner
Wei Wang / Andy Lau
 1990 Gu huo da lu shi
Chen, Tsu Hui
 1990 Farewell China
Zhao Nansan
 1990 Her Fatal Ways
Wu Wei-Kuo
 1990 She Shoots Straight
Inspector Huang Tsung-Pao, the Son
 1989 Sentenced to Hang
Li Wai
 1989 The Empress Dowager
Emperor Xian Feng
 1989 Mr. Coconut
 1988 Gunmen
Captain Ding Chun-Bee
 1988 The Laser Man
Joey Cheung
 1987 People's Hero
Captain Chan (as Kar Fai Leung)
 1987 Prison on Fire
Lo Ka Yiu / 51910
 1987 City Girl
Beauty Contest Host
 1987 Lady in Black
Chan Kin-Sang
 1986 The Last Emperor
 1985 Journey of the Doomed (Guest star)
 1984 Cherie
 1984 Gui xian ren
 1983 Reign Behind a Curtain
Emperor Xian Feng
 1983 Burning of the Imperial Palace
Emperor Xian Feng
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Other Works:

In 1998, he appeared in a beer commercial in Hong Kong parodizing his role in The Lover.

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Leung Kai Fai | Leung Kar Fai | Leung Ka Fai | Tony Leung Kar Fai | Tony Leung Ka Fai | Ka Fai Leung | Kar Fai Leung | Tony Ka-Fai Leung | Tony Leung | Jia-hui Liang


5' 10" (1.78 m)


Jia-Nian Jiang  (2 children)

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Personal Quote:

I feel I am very lucky, when I was young I was already married with children. I had a complete family, which enabled me to maintain stability. See more »


In 1984, the director Lee Hang-Sheng, who was the father of Leung's girlfriend at the time, cast him as the lead in his film "The Burning of the Imperial Palace." He walked away with the first Hong Kong film award for Best Actor from his performance. See more »

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