Birth Place Matching "Hong Kong, China" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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1. Tzi Ma

Actor | Arrival

Tzi Ma was born in Hong Kong and immigrated to the United States at a young age. Together with his parents and four of his siblings, he worked in a family-owned restaurant on Staten Island, New York, where he still has his elementary school friends he's in touch with. One of the most prolific and ...

2. Jimmy O. Yang

Actor | Patriots Day

Jimmy O. Yang is a stand-up comedian and actor. He stars as Jian-Yang on HBO's Silicon Valley (2014), Bernard Tai in the film Crazy Rich Asians and as real-life hero Dun Meng in the film Patriots Day (2016). As a stand-up, he performed on The Arsenio Hall Show and received a rare standing ovation. ...

3. Nora Miao

Actress | Meng long guo jiang

Nora Miao was born on February 8, 1952 in Hong Kong, China. She is an actress and production manager, known for The Way of the Dragon (1972), Dong feng po (2010) and The Big Boss (1971).

4. Siu-Wong Fan

Actor | Lik wong

Siu-Wong Fan was born in Hong Kong in 1973, the son of 1970s kung fu film actor Mei-Sheng Fan. At the age of 14, Siu-Wong traveled to Xushou on the request of his father to take up martial arts because he was virtually a toothpick. There, Siu-Wong studied gymnastics, kung fu, and taekwondo. Fan ...

5. Nicholas Tse

Actor | Shi yue wei cheng

Nicholas was born in Hong Kong, China. He attended school in Vancouver, Canada. He also attended school for a short time in Phoenix, Arizona before moving back to Hong Kong with his parents Patrick Yin Tse and Deborah Dik, and his sister, Jennifer (Ting Ting). Nicholas started his singing career ...

6. Cecilia Cheung

Actress | Mong bat liu

Cecilia Cheung (Cecilia Cheung Pak-Chi) was born in Hong Kong to a Cantonese father and a half Cantonese-half British mother. Her parents divorced when she was little after which she was sent to Australia for studies. She graduated from RMIT Holmes College.

Her career began in 1998, when she was ...

7. Amy Yip

Actress | Wu hu si hai

Probably the most famous Hong Kong Category III actress in History even though she hasn't made a film since 1997 when she quit the industry to get married. Famed for her tiny, slim body and disproportionately large implanted breasts, and the lengths she goes to to hide her assets. Her film roles ...

8. Wah Yuen

Actor | Kung fu

Wah Yuen was born on September 2, 1950 in Hong Kong, China as Kai Chi Yung. He is known for his work on Kung Fu Hustle (2004), The Iceman Cometh (1989) and The Way of the Dragon (1972).

9. Aaron Kwok

Actor | Fu zi

Aaron Kwok Fu-shing (born 26 October 1965) is a Hong Kong singer, dancer, and actor. He has been active since the 1980s and to the present. He is considered one of the "Four Heavenly Kings" of Hong Kong. Kwok's onstage dancing and displays is influenced by Michael Jackson. While most of his songs ...

10. Ronny Yu

Director | Bak fat moh lui zyun

Born in Hong Kong, Ronny Yan-Tai Yu dreamed of making films since he was a child. At only 9 months of age, Yu contracted polio, resulting in a long recovery that prevented him from developing an active childhood and had to spend much time in isolation. To cope with the loneliness, Yu created ...

11. Corey Yuen

Actor | Zhi fa xian feng

Corey Yuen was born in 1951 in Hong Kong, China as Ying Gang-Ming. He is known for his work on Righting Wrongs (1986), Red Cliff (2008) and So Close (2002).

12. Carolyn Choa

The Talented Mr. Ripley

Carolyn Choa was born in Hong Kong, China. She is known for her work on The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), The English Patient (1996) and Inspector Morse (1987). She was previously married to Anthony Minghella.

13. Jade Weber

Actress | La Déesse du Crépuscule

Based in Los Angeles since 2011, Jade Weber is French, born in Hong Kong on March 7, 2005. She is an actress, known for Runaway (2017), Color My Dreams (2016), and Moment (2016). Jade is a bilingual French/English speaker, and also knows some Mandarin from having been exposed to Mandarin classes ...

14. Yvonne Hung Yung

Actress | Jui kuen II

Yvonne Hung Yung was born on September 17, 1968 in Hong Kong, China. She is an actress, known for Drunken Master II (1994), A Chinese Torture Chamber Story (1994) and Thunder Cops (1999).

15. Jing Wong

Writer | Hak bak jin cheung

Wong Jing is one of Hong Kong's most prolific, talented and controversial filmmakers. His directorial style, at best, manages to combine commercial appeal and artistic aspects. Most of his films were among the biggest box office hits, partly due to possessing an amazing sense of what would play ...

16. James Tien

Actor | Tang shan da xiong

James Tien was born in Hong Kong, China as James Tien Chun. He is an actor and assistant director, known for The Big Boss (1971), Righting Wrongs (1986) and Vengeance of a Snowgirl (1971).

17. Danny Pang

Director | Gin gwai

The twin brothers Oxide and Danny Pang started their career in Hong Kong, where Oxide worked as colourist and Danny as editor. After moving to Bangkok, Oxide made the experimental film Who's Running. Bangkok Dangerous (2000) is the first film in which the brothers combine their talents.

18. Joan Lorring

Actress | The Corn Is Green

Joan Lorring was born Madeline Ellis on April 17, 1926, in Hong Kong. She and her mother, Ania Fred, a Russian Jewish immigrant, left Hong Kong after the outbreak of WWII to pursue an acting career, settling in California in the late 1930s. After finding radio work in Los Angeles, Lorring worked her...

19. Yee Jee Tso

Actor | Antitrust

Yee Jee Tso was born on March 10, 1975 in Hong Kong, China. He is known for his work on Antitrust (2001), 50/50 (2011) and Doctor Who (1996).

20. Sandra Kwan Yue Ng

Actress | Goo waak zai: Hung Hing Sap Saam Mooi

Sandra Kwan Yue Ng is widely considered as the most bankable actress in Hong Kong. With over a hundred films to her credit, including several collaborations with the "King of Hong Kong Comedy" Stephen Chow, Ng is crowned "Queen of Comedy" by many.

Ng entered show business in the 1980s, the golden ...

21. William Hung

Actor | Chinaman's Chance: America's Other Slaves

He performed Ricky Martin's "She Bangs" at an American Idol audition, but did not get the cut. After this, he got a big recording contract, and is even more popular than some of the finalists of the third season of "American Idol".

He performed a series of shows in Macau Casino and Hong-Kong, China ...

22. Stephy Tang

Actress | Hung sau dou

Stephy Tang was born on October 15, 1983 in Hong Kong, China as Lai-Yan Tang. She is known for her work on The Empty Hands (2017), L Storm (2018) and Princess Show (2013).

23. Francine Dee

Actress | Soul Plane

Francine Dee was born on July 21, 1978 in Hong Kong, China. She is an actress, known for Soul Plane (2004) and Ride'n (2006).

24. Tien You Chui

Actor | Contagion

Tien You Chui was invited by Director Fruit Chan for a beverage commercial shooting in 1999, when he was studying Form 4. He then signed a management contract and made his debut in Fruit Chan's Little Cheung as a guest actor.

Following secondary school graduation in Hong Kong and a half-year further...

25. Irene Wan

Actress | Love in Late Autumn

Irene Wan was born on July 30, 1966 in Hong Kong, China. She is an actress and producer, known for Love in Late Autumn (2016), 72 Heroes (2011) and Lonely Fifteen (1982).

26. Ellen Chan

Actress | Wei qing

Ellen Chan was born on February 16, 1966 in Hong Kong, China. She is an actress, known for Fatal Love (1993), Nan yu nu (1993) and Lung Fung Restaurant (1990).

27. Patrick Tam

Actor | Ye shou xing jing

Patrick Tam was born on March 19, 1968 in Hong Kong, China as Yiu-Man Tam. He is an actor, known for Beast Cops (1998), Born Wild (2001) and The Merger (2015).

28. Ping Ha

Actress | Lie huo zhan che

Ping Ha was born on October 6, 1937 in Hong Kong, China. She was an actress, known for Full Throttle (1995), The Accidental Spy (2001) and Flash Point (2007). She was married to Wan Chueng and Yat Fan Kong. She died on August 5, 2019 in Hong Kong.

29. Denise Ho

Actress | Duet min gam

Denise Ho (Ho Wan-Si), better known to fan as HOCC, was born in Hong Kong on May 10, 1977 and immigrated with family to Montreal, Quebec in 1987. She then returned to Hong Kong to launch her music career in 1996. After 10 years in the Cantopop industry, in 2006, she has finally began to be regarded...

30. Fui-On Shing

Actor | Dip huet seung hung

Fui-On Shing was born on February 1, 1955 in Hong Kong. He is known for his work on The Killer (1989), A Better Tomorrow (1986) and Tiger on Beat (1988). He died on August 27, 2009 in Hong Kong, China.

31. Lawrence Ng

Actor | Bo Hao

Lawrence Ng was born in Hong Kong, China. He is an actor and writer, known for To Be Number One (1991), Bei mei (1993) and Chor hor hon gai (1985).

32. Elaine Wu

Actress | Na you yi tian bu xiang ni

Elaine Wu was born on September 23, 1972 in Hong Kong, China. She is an actress, known for Na you yi tian bu xiang ni (1995), Dian zhi bing bing zhi: Qing nian gan tan (1994) and Call Girl '92 (1992).

33. Jade Leung

Actress | Hei mao

Jade Leung was born on November 23, 1969 in Hong Kong, China as Yuk-yin Leung. She is an actress, known for Hei mao (1991), Enemy Shadow (1995) and Lie pao xing dong (1998).

34. Pak-Cheung Chan

Actor | Luk ting kei

Pak-Cheung Chan was born on September 7, 1958 in Hong Kong, China as Bai Qiang Chen. He is an actor and producer, known for Royal Tramp (1992), Men Suddenly in Black (2003) and Flirting Scholar (1993).

35. Yue Wong

Actor | Lan tou He

Yue Wong was born in 1955 in Hong Kong, China. He is known for his work on Dirty Ho (1976), The Proud Youth (1978) and Tian guan ci fu (1985). He died on May 17, 2008 in Hong Kong.

36. Chapman C.H. Kan

Art Department | Fast & Furious 9

Chapman Kan has a passion for crafting spaces for story-telling.

During Chapman's early years, he developed a set of refined skills in design and fabrication. Whilst young, he was fortunate to receive tutelage from Artist Wong Tin-Yan (Junk Wood Sculpture), which helped him form an understanding for...

37. Hawick Hau-Wai Lau

Actor | Sheng xia wan qing tian

Hawick Hau-Wai Lau was born on October 13, 1974 in Hong Kong, China. He is an actor and director, known for Sheng xia wan qing tian (2013), Relentless Justice (2007) and I Dreamed a Dream. He was previously married to Mi Yang.

38. Maggie Siu

Actress | Hak se wui

Maggie Siu was born on February 27, 1965 in Hong Kong, China as Mei-Kei Siu. She is an actress, known for Election (2005), PTU (2003) and Eye in the Sky (2007).

39. Maggie Ho-yee Cheung

Actress | Boh lei chun

Maggie Ho-yee Cheung was born on March 20, 1970 in Hong Kong, China as Maggie Cheung Ho Yee. She is an actress, known for Gorgeous (1999), The Trough (2018) and Ai wo bie zou (2000).

40. Suki Kwan

Actress | Mooi tin oi lei 8 siu see

Suki Kwan was born on March 11, 1966 in Hong Kong, China. She is an actress, known for Your Place or Mine (1998), Drunken Master II (1994) and Victim (1999).

41. Ridley Tsui

Actor | Mortal Kombat: Annihilation

Ridley Tsui, a prodigal individual, since childhood, his father sent him to Beijing opera school, where he taught Chinese dance and choreography. His trainings were hard and he performed with his fellow disciples very frequently. But, the knowledge of Chinese opera gave him a chance to use it in ...

42. Andy Chi-On Hui

Actor | 7 jin gong

Andy Chi-On Hui was born on August 12, 1967 in Hong Kong, China. He is an actor, known for 7 jin gong (1994), Silence (2006) and Ai qing amoeba (1997). He is married to Sammi Cheng.

43. Man Chi Chan

Actress | Sha ke

Man Chi Chan was born on January 17, 1979 in Hong Kong, China. She is an actress, known for Sha ke (2001), Can't Buy Me Love (2010) and Wu hu chuang Tianqiao (1990).

44. Theresa Lee

Actress | San tau dip ying

Born in Hong Kong, Lee moved to Canada with her parents at a young age. After completing her education at a Canadian university, she decided to return to Hong Kong and compete in the city's "Miss Hong Kong" beauty pagent. Her acting career was given a head start after receiving second runner-up in ...

45. Vern Yip

Self | HGTV Design Star

Vern Yip has characterized himself as the classic overachiever. Not only is Vern a talented interior designer, he's also an accomplished architect. His award-winning work can be seen at trendy Altanta hotspots such as the Fusebox Restaurant and DuexPlex Bistro. His unique vision for creating ...

46. John Sham

Producer | Chou tin dik tong wah

John Sham was born in 1952 in Hong Kong, China. He is an actor and producer, known for An Autumn's Tale (1987), Double Impact (1991) and My Heart Is That Eternal Rose (1989).

47. Tiffany Lee

Actress | Daai cheung foo

Tiffany Lee was born on September 23, 1982 in Hong Kong, China. She is an actress, known for Men Suddenly in Black (2003), Never Ending Train (2005) and Chao suo xing jing (2005).

48. Pat Ha

Actress | Lie huo qing chun

Pat Ha was born in 1965 in Hong Kong, China. She is an actress, known for Nomad (1982), My Name Ain't Suzie (1985) and Winners & Sinners (1983).

49. Bobbie Au-Yeung

Actor | Lat sau san taam

Bobbie Au-Yeung was born on July 28, 1960 in Hong Kong, China. He is an actor, known for Hard Boiled (1992), House of Spirits (2016) and Do cheung fung wan (2006).

50. Regina Kent

Actress | Qi ji

Regina Kent was born on September 4, 1967 in Hong Kong, China as Gan Wai-jun. She was an actress, known for Mr. Canton and Lady Rose (1989), A Better Tomorrow II (1987) and Yi mei dao ren (1989). She died on August 16, 1999 in Hong Kong.

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