Siu Tin Yuen (1912–1979)

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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 Jung-Lee Hwang(_Snake in Eagle's Shadow_'s main villain and the villain again in this film) in the ... See full bio »


(age 66) in Hong Kong

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Drunken Master Beggar So
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 1982 Sandong muljangsu (as Simon Yuen)
 1982 Little Mad Guy
Little Fatty's Father (as Yuan Siu Tin)
 1981 Old Master
 1981 The Six Directions of Boxing
Old Kung Fu Master
 1980 Fo zhang luo han quan
Old Guard at the Temple
 1980 An Old Kung Fu Master
Master Shing
 1980 Mantis Fist Fighter
Master Chow Tung
 1979 Drunken Arts and Crippled Fist (as Yuen Hsiao-Tien)
 1979 Ninja Checkmate
Master Cook
 1979 Nu Shao Lin si (as Yan Shao Tien)
 1979 Jade Claw
Cook / Teacher
 1979 Mang quan gui shou
The Blind Master (as Simon Yuen)
 1979 The Story of Drunken Master
Beggar So
 1979 Dance of the Drunken Mantis
Sam the Seed
 1979 Sleeping Fist
 1978 Boxing Wizard
Tung (as Yuan Hsiao-Tien)
 1978 Heroes of the East
Tao's Teacher
 1978 Drunken Master
Beggar So (as Yuen Hsiao Tien)
 1978 Snake in the Eagle's Shadow
Grandmaster Pai Cheng-Tien (as Hsiao-Tien Yuan)
 1977 Deadly Hands of Kung Fu
Hua Tao
 1975 From Hong Kong with Love
Vieux Fu
 1975 Rou pu tuan
 1975 The Valiant Ones
Monk (as Hsiao Tien Yuan)
 1975 Hou sheng
Shang Ou-te
 1974 Shaolin Martial Arts
Master Liang Hung
 1974 Jue zhao
 1973 Snake Fist Fighter
Old Master (as Hsao Ten Juan)
 1973 Tie niu
 1973 Dragons of Death
Sleeping Waiter (as Simon Yuen Siu-Tin)
 1973 The Kiss of Death
Bald Patron at Nightclub
 1972 The Lucky Guy
Liu Da-hai
 1972 The Warlord
 1969 Huang Fei Hong hu de dou wu lang
Hung Dai Fui / Tit Chi Long
 1969 E Mei ba dao
 1969 Dragon Swamp
 1969 Tie gu chuan
 1968 Guai jian
 1968 Shen bian xia
 1968 Duo ming dao
 1967 Bao die ji
 1967 Ru xia
 1967 Jin ou
 1966 Wen Suchen
 1966 Come Drink with Me
 1964 Purple Lightning Sword
Dragon of East Sea
 1964 Luoyang qi xia zhuan
Hoi Kim-Chuen
 1963 Yi tian tu long ji shang ji
Shaolin abbot Yuen Yip
 1963 55 Days at Peking
Court Boxer (uncredited)
 1961 Kun Lun san nu xia
Cheung Lo
 1960 Bi bo xian lu
Heavenly Guard
 1957 Na Zha nao dong hai
East sea Dragon King
 1956 Huang Fei Hong fu er hu
Ngou Kong-Gam
 1955 Fang Shi Yu yu Hu Hui Qian
Chamber guard
 1951 Hua Mu Lan
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Alternate Names:

Yuan Hsiao-Tien | Yuen Hsiao-Tien | Hsao Ten Juan | Simon Yuen Siu-Tin | Yan Shao Tien | Yuen Hsiao Tien | Yuan Siu Tin | Hsiao Tien Yuan | Hsiao-Tien Yuan | Simon Yuen | Xiao-Tien Yuen

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Father of Woo-Ping Yuen and Cheung-Yan Yuen

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