Biao Yuen


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Yuen Biao is regarded as one of the most acrobatic martial artists ever. Unfortunately, he is still underrated and not as popular as other contemporaries such as Jackie Chan, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, and Jet Li even though he is the most critically acclaimed out of all of them and the most talented as well. And now he is receiving a cult following due ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Prodigal Son Leung Chang
(1981)
Righting Wrongs Hsia Ling-Cheng / Jason Chan
(1986)
Shanghai Noon Saloon Fighter
(2000)
(1972)

Filmography

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 2016 Golden Arms Returns (TV Series) (2016)
 2012 Tai Chi 2: The Hero Rises
Li Qiankun
 2011 The Guardsman
 2011 My Kingdom
Master Yu Shengying
 2010 The Legend Is Born: Ip Man
Ng Chung So
 2009 Turning Point
C.I.P. Xian Sir (as Officer Sin)
 2006 Rob-B-Hood
Inspector Steve Mok
 2005 Fat shan chaan sin sang (TV Series)
Leung Chaan
 2004 Boxer's Story
Wah Sang
 2004 Juvenile Chen Zhen
Mr. Qu
 2004 Enter the Phoenix
Georgie Hung's father
 2002 No Problem 2
Lam Kau
 2001 The Avenging Fist
Thunder
 2000 Shanghai Noon
Saloon Fighter (uncredited)
 2000 Hong qiang dao ying
Ma Sar
 1999 A Man Called Hero
Boss
 1998 Righteous Guards (TV Series)
Sima Bu Ping
 1997 Hero
Tam See
 1996 The Hero of Swallow
Li San / Hero Swallow (as Biu Yuen)
 1995 Tough Beauty and the Sloppy Slop
Li Chin Tang
 1995 Don't Give a Damn
Custom Officer Rambo Wong Yuk-Man
 1994 Circus Kids
Han / Lo Yi Tung (as Yuen Biu)
 1994 Deadly Melody
Lui Lun
 1993 The Sword Stained with Royal Blood
Constable Yuen Shing Chi
 1993 Once Upon a Chinese Hero
Lau Zhai
 1992 The Setting Sun
Tougetsu
 1992 Shogun & Little Kitchen
Tang Tai-Chi
 1991 A Kid from Tibet
Wong La
 1991 Wong Fei Hung
Leung Foon
 1990 Licence to Steal
Swordsman
 1990 Shanghai Shanghai
Little Tiger
 1990 Saga of the Phoenix
Kôngquè
 1989 The Iceman Cometh
Fong Sau-Ching (as Biu Yuen)
 1988 Dreadnaught
Mousy
 1988 Peacock King
Kôngquè
 1988 On the Run
Hsiang Ming
 1988 Dragons Forever
Timothy Tung Tak-Biao
 1987 Picture of a Nymph
Shih Erh
 1987 Project A 2
Captain Tzu (uncredited)
 1987 Eastern Condors
Man Yen Chieh
 1986 Righting Wrongs
Hsia Ling-Cheng / Jason Chan
 1986 Mr. Vampire II
Yen
 1986 Rosa
Hsia / Little Monster
 1986 The Millionaires' Express
Tsao Cheuk Kin
 1985 Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars
Ricky Fung
 1985 Those Merry Souls
Chiu Chi Lung (as Biu Yuen)
 1985 My Lucky Stars
Ricky Fung
 1984 Kuai can che
David
 1984 Pom Pom
Truck Driver
 1983 Project A
Captain Tzu
 1983 The Champions
Lee Tong
 1983 Winners & Sinners
CID Agent
 1982 Carry on Pickpocket
Man at bank
 1981 The Prodigal Son
Leung Chang
 1981 Game of Death II
Blue Staff Monk (uncredited)
 1980 The Victim
Jo-Wing cohort
 1980 The Young Master
Sang Kung's Son / Fourth Brother
 1979 The Magnificent Butcher
Leung Foon (Guest star) (as Biao Yuan)
 1979 Zhuang ju zai yu Niu gan yan
Mo Lai Tao
 1979 Knockabout
Yipao
 1978 Dirty Tiger, Crazy Frog
Casino Fighter #3
 1978 Warriors Two
 1978 Spiritual Kung Fu
Master of the Five Fists
 1978 Enter the Fat Dragon
Fighter in Opening Credit Sequence
 1978 Game of Death
Billy Lo (as Bill Yuen)
 1978 The Vengeful Beauty
Guillotine squad member at bamboo forest
 1977 Heroes of the Wild
Sword and Knife Man
 1977 Broken Oath
 1977 Snuff Bottle Connection
Casino fighter
 1977 Jue bu di tou
 1977 Death Duel
 1977 The Invincible Armour
Assassin
 1977 Jade Tiger
 1977 Shaolin Plot
Fighter at the school
 1976 Bruce Lee: The Man, the Myth
Challenges Bruce Lee on the Set of 'Enter the Dragon'
 1976 Tien ya ming yue dao
Extra
 1976 The Hand of Death
Arrow Guard
 1976 Secret Rivals
 1976 Hot Potato
Rangoon's Henchman (uncredited)
 1976 Killer Clans
 1976 The Himalayan
 1975 The Dragon Flies
Martial Artist (uncredited)
 1975 The Valiant Ones
Kameda
 1974 The Bod Squad
Extra
 1974 Stoner
Thug
 1973 Snake Fist Fighter
Pickpocket (as Bill Yuen)
 1973 Ze wang
 1973 Death Kick
 1973 Enter the Dragon
Tournament Fighter (uncredited)
 1972 Hapkido
Japanese martial arts student (uncredited)
 1972 Fist of Fury
Extra (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Yuen Biao | Yuen Biu | Officer Sin | Biao Yuan | Sha Yuan-Pian | Bill Yuen | Biu Yuen | Jimmy Yuen

Height:

5' 7¼" (1.71 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"Kung fu talent is abundant in China. But is there an experienced person who can mold this potential to make films, action films? Like Sammo Hung or Jackie Chan, who have the desire for action films, and able to teach them? I don't think there ever will be." - from Project A DVD interview. See more »

Trivia:

Yuen Biao did not portray The Pickpocket, aka Little Frog, in Snake Fist Fighter (1973) (Snake Fist Fighter). The role was actually played by Kwok-Choi Hon. See more »

Nickname:

Little Brother

Star Sign:

Leo

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