Donnie Yen 甄子丹

Donnie Yen


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Yen Chi Tan
Date of Birth:
July 27, 1963
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China (Mainland)
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Actor, Director, Fight choreographer, Producer

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Ip Man 2008 as Ip Man (Movies)

An Empress and the Warriors 2008 (Movies)

Flash Point 2007 (Movies)

Dragon Tiger Gate 2006 as Wong Siu Long (Movies)

SPL 2005 (Movies)

The Twins Effect II 2004 (Movies)

Love On The Rocks 2004 (Movies)

Hero 2003 (Movies)

Fist of Fury 1995 (ATV TV Series)

The Kung Fu Master 1994 (ATV TV Series)

Dragon Inn 1992 (Movies)

Once Upon a Time in China II 1992 (Movies)

The Crime File 1991 (TVB Series)

In the Line of Duty IV 1989 (Movies)

Flying Squads 1989 (TVB Series)

Donnie Yen News:

Iceman 3D's Donnie Yen is a frozen star
Straits Times - Apr 16, 2014

As a powerful Ming Dynasty warrior who lands in modern-day Hong Kong by accident in this movie, action star Donnie Yen delivers his lines with so little enthusiasm that many of the jokes often fall flat. Published on Apr 16, 2014 12:02 PM. PRINT EMAIL.

China Superstar Donnie Yen Signs With CAA, Closes Deal For 'Crouching Tiger ... - Apr 2, 2014

yendonnie EXCLUSIVE: China's top action star Donnie Yen has signed with CAA, and his new reps just closed his deal to star in Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon II: The Green Destiny, which Woo-ping Yuen is directing from a John Fusco script for The ...

Donnie Yen expresses gratitude for his stuntmen
Yahoo Singapore News - Apr 14, 2014

14 Apr – Always thankful for the support and hard work of his stunt team, Donnie Yen and wife, Cissy Wang recently held a private party for the Donnie Yen Stuntman Association in Shenzhen. Oriental Daily reported that the actor who shared photos from ...

Donnie Yen, Carina Lau To Receive Asian Honors
Variety (blog) - Mar 19, 2014

Taking place on Sunday (March 23) in Hong Kong, the MOËT-AFA Special Awards Ceremony will pay tribute to Hong Kong stars Donnie Yen and Carina Lau. Further awards will be given to young Korean star Kim Nam-gil (“No Regret,” “Public Enemy ...

Donnie Yen Officially Joins Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon II
Cinema Blend - Apr 3, 2014

Last week, Grantland's Bill Simmons wrote a feature about "The Action Hero Championship Belt," detailing how each year in cinema was conquered by a certain onscreen badass. It's a fun read, and you should check it out. But because of a fractured ...

IP MAN 3D With Donnie Yen Finally Moving Forward
Twitch - Mar 26, 2014

First announced about two years ago, Donnie Yen will finally be reprising the role of Wing Chun grandmaster Ip Man in the third installment of Pegasus Motion Pictures' hugely popular film franchise, according to Variety. Following the enormous success ...

Donnie Yen finally says yes to CAA
Yahoo Singapore News - Apr 10, 2014

10 Apr – Donnie Yen, who recently signed with the Hollywood management agency, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), for his international activities, recently revealed that he only said yes after the company had made the offer for the second time. According ...

Donnie Yen Freezes No More And Finally Cometh In Hong Kong Trailer For ...
Twitch - Apr 4, 2014

In the Ming Dynasty, there lives four orphans, Ying (Donnie Yen), Sao (Wang Baoqiang), Yuanlong (Simon Yam) and Niehu (Yu Kang). Raised in Taoyuan Village, the four are as closed as brothers. Their exceptional martial arts skills allows them to reach ...

Pegasus Rides in With 'Z Storm,' 'Ip Man 3′
Variety - Mar 23, 2014

Edmond Wong and Wilson Yip, now confirmed as major talents, are again on board as screenwriter and director, respectively. Raymond Wong will again produce and Donnie Yen is confirmed to star. The narrative continues the life story of martial arts ...

Donnie Yen denies meddling with "Ip Man 3" cast list
Yahoo Singapore News - Mar 28, 2014

28 Mar – Martial arts actor Donnie Yen recently debunked rumours saying that he has meddled in the casting of his upcoming movie, "Ip Man 3". As reported on Mingpao, the actor, who attended the press conference announcing his return as the legendary ...

Donnie Yen and Carina Lau named Outstanding Asian Actors
Yahoo Singapore News - Mar 21, 2014

21 Mar – "The Monkey King" star, Donnie Yen and "Bends" actress Carina Lau have recently been named the recipients of the Outstanding Asian Actor awards at the Asian Film Awards. According to Mingpao, the Asian Film Awards Society, in cooperation ...

Donnie Yen doesn't dwell on box office sales
Yahoo Singapore News - Mar 26, 2014

26 Mar – Though his recent movie, "The Monkey King" was a huge success, Donnie Yen said that he will not pay too much attention or anticipate the same result with his upcoming movie, "Iceman 3D". As reported on Mingpao, while speaking to the media at ...

'Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon 2' Release Date, Cast & Updates: Donnie Yen ...
Latinos Post - Apr 5, 2014

... Tiger Hidden Dragon 2 News, Zhang Ziyi. (Photo : Flickr / luvi). 0. Subscribe to the latinospost newsletter! Martial artist and "IP Man" star Donnie Yen has officially joined the cast for the sequel of "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," Cinema Blend ...

Donnie Yen's "Kung Fu Killer" Retitled to "Kung Fu Jungle"
Movies With Butter (blog) - Mar 28, 2014

I saw a booth with a large display showing stills from a Donnie Yen film titled Kung Fu Jungle. From talking to the organizers of the booth, I learned that Yen's film Kung Fu Killer has been retitled yet again. The first version was Last of the Best ...

Donnie Yen Co-Chaired the Evening Attended by 406 Prominent Guests ...
Virtual Press Office (press release) - Mar 26, 2014

Donnie Yen Co-Chaired the Evening Attended by 406 Prominent Guests, Featuring Live DJ Performance by Grandmaster Flash on Saturday, 22nd March 2014. HONG KONG, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Moet & Chandon and FilmAid Asia hosted their ...

Politics and cinema at the Asian Film Awards
Meniscus Magazine - Mar 31, 2014

Asian Film Awards jury member Donnie Yen (right) and wife Cissy Wang (Miss Chinese Toronto 2000) alongside fellow attendees' autographs on the red carpet in Macau. (photo by Yuan-Kwan Chan / Meniscus Magazine). In 2013, Hong Kong actor Andy ...

Iceman 3D | 2/5
TODAYonline - Apr 16, 2014

SINGAPORE — Donnie Yen's leading role in Iceman 3D hardly packs a punch. Yen stars as a skilled warrior from the Ming Dynasty who, after being wrongly accused of treason, is frozen in time when an avalanche hits during a battle that ensues between him ...

Changing from the inside: An Italian's quest to understand Wing Chun
South China Morning Post - Mar 24, 2014

In the film, Hong Kong superstar Donnie Yen Ji-dan played Ip Man, teacher of Bruce Lee and one of Wing Chun's most famous practitioners. Today, Bancio studies with Grandmaster Ip Ching, the son of Ip Man, and the 37-year-old Italian credits his 30 year ...

Jam Hsiao Sings the Theme Song of 3D 'Ice Man' - Mar 25, 2014

The film "Ice Man" stars Donnie Yen, Wang Baoqiang and Huang Shengyi. It tells the story of an imperial guard named He Ying (portrayed by Donnie Yen) serving an emperor from the Ming dynasty, around the year 1566. One day, whilst escorting goods, He ...

First Trailer for 'Skin Trade' Starring Dolph Lundgren and Tony Jaa - Mar 29, 2014

The Raid 2 comes to theaters, today actually; it was recently announced that Donnie Yen will be in another Ip Man movie; there will probably be some martial arts in the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie. And now this: a trailer for an action film ...

Stars glitter on red carpet for all-new Asian Film Awards in Macau
South China Morning Post - Mar 27, 2014

Action star Donnie Yen Ji-dan, a jury member for the awards this year, said it was a tough call for him. He refused to give away his verdict before the results are announced but said he judged films from an actor's and audience's perspectives, not the ...

New 'Ip Man' Film on the Way - Mar 27, 2014

Those semi-biographical slugfests starred Donnie Yen (Bodyguards and Assassins, The Monkey King) as the titular Wing Chun master, delivering rapid-fire punches like they were fired from a machine gun. Now Variety reports Yen and director Wilson Yip ...

The top 10 most badass martial arts scenes ever to be put on film
Nerd Reactor - Apr 12, 2014

Yuen Woo-ping's protégé Donnie Yen comes in our number eight spot with his fight against Hin Hung. The choreography for this scene is top notch as it's both fluid and fast. It's also fun to see what Wong Kei-ying's “Shadowless Kick” does against Hin ...

The Daily Star - Apr 11, 2014

"Hero" (2002) starred some of the biggest names in Chinese film, including martial arts stars Jet Li, Donnie Yen and Tony Leung. A massive hit in China, "Hero" was the highest grossing film in Chinese movie history. Despite its nomination for Best ...

Movie buffet
Global Times - Mar 25, 2014

Another action, romance and fantasy combination is The Iceman Cometh featuring action star Donnie Yen. Reported to have a 200 million yuan ($32 million) budget, this 3D historical drama (which begins in the Ming Dynasty) intends to break records when ...

The Monkey King
Film Business Asia - Apr 9, 2014

Master Puti takes the chimp away from the other monkeys to the mountain-top home of his clan, and names him Sun Wukong, aka the Monkey King (Donnie Yen), instructing him in martial arts and shape-shifting, at which he proves excellent but undisciplined.

Simon Yam and "The Grandmaster"'s Max Zhang Join Tony Jaa and Wu Jing in ...
Movies With Butter (blog) - Apr 2, 2014

Last week, while walking around the Filmart, I picked up a promotional flyer for SPL II, a sequel to Donnie Yen's cop thriller known for its Mixed Martial Arts infused fight choreography. It's the first collaboration between director Wilson Yip, Sammo ...

129 movie sequels currently in the works
Den Of Geek - Apr 11, 2014

Starring Donnie Yen and Michelle Yeoh, the film is set to be tonally very different from Ang Lee's Oscar-winning original. It may sneak out before the end of the year, but an early 2015 release seems more likely. Despicable Me 3. The minions of ...



07-31-2009 01:35 AM

he's a talented actor and hot


03-21-2009 04:22 PM

Ip Man is Donnie Yen's best role yet.


01-28-2009 10:42 AM

i love you alot...yourno.1 fan...jai-yo..^_^

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