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Cheng'en Wu (1506–1581)

Wu Ch'Eng-En is believed to have been born around 1506, and is traditionally attributed with the 100-chapter novel "Hsi-yu chi" (Japanese: Sai-yu Ki; English: Journey to the West), first published in 1592. In the West, it is best known in a highly abridged translation of only thirty chapters by Arthur Waley, which he called "Monkey". Little is ... See full bio »

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(age 75) in China

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 2018 The Monkey King 3 (novel "Xiyouji" - as Wu Chengern)
 2016 The Monkey King 2 (original story - as Wu Chengern)
 2015 Monkey Magic (Video) (inspired by an original story by - as Wu Cheng'en)
 2014 Journey to the West (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 2011 Journey to the West (TV Series) (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 2010 Enslaved: Odyssey to the West (Video Game) (novel "Journey to the West" - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 2010 Journey to the West (TV Series) (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 2006 Journey to the West (TV Series) (novel - 11 episodes)
- Tenjiku (2006) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- Meppô koku (2006) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- Hana no kuni (2006) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- Toki no kuni (2006) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- Yûrei no kuni (2006) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 2005 Fire Ball (story)
 2002 Jackie Chan Adventures (TV Series) (character - 1 episode)
- I'll Be a Monkey's Puppet (2002) ... (character - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 2000 Sunny Piggy (TV Series) (based on a story by)
 1986-2000 Journey to the West (TV Series) (novel - 37 episodes)
- Guan deng jin ping fu (2000) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- Huan hun Kou Shanren (2000) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- Jiu nan xiao er cheng (2000) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- Lei sa Yin Wu Shan (2000) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- Jue yu bian tong tu (2000) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1998 Monkey Magic (TV Series) (novel "Hsi-chi yi" - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1997 The Monkey Prince (Video) (novel "Hsi-yu chi" - uncredited)
 1995 A Chinese Odyssey: Part 2 - Cinderella (novel "Hsi-yu chi" - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1995 A Chinese Odyssey: Part One - Pandora's Box (novel "Hsi-yu chi" - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1993 Saiyûki (TV Movie) (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1984 SonSon (Video Game) (novel "Journey to the West" - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1978 Monkey (TV Series) (novel - 13 episodes)
- The Minx and the Slug (1978) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- Pearls Before Swine (1978) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- The Difference Between Night & Day (1978) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- Pigsy's in the Well (1978) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
- What Monkey Calls the Dog-Woman (1978) ... (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1966 Sun Wukong da zhan qun yao (original story)
 1963 Havoc in Heaven (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1962 Red Boy (story - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1962 Huo yan shan (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1962 The Monkey King Stormed the Sea Palace (original story)
 1960 Alakazam the Great (novel "Hsi-yu chi" - uncredited)
 1959 The Adventures of Sun Wu Kung (novel "Hsi-yu chi" - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1958 Huo Yan Shan (Short) (based on)
 1957 Zhu Ba Jie zhao qin (as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1956/II Xi yóu ji (original story)
 1950 Na Zha da zhan Hong Hai Er (as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1949 The Red Boy (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1940 Enoken no songoku: songoku zenko-hen (novel "Hsi-yu chi" - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1939 Sanxi Bai Juhua (story - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
 1927 Tie shan gong zhu (novel - as Ch'eng-En Wu)
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