Tony Leung Chiu Wai 梁朝偉

Tony Leung Chiu Wai


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Chiu Wai
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June 27, 1962
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Hong Kong
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The Grandmasters 2012 as Ip Man (Movies)

Red Cliff II 2009 as Zhou Yu (Movies)

Red Cliff 2008 as Zhou Yu (Movies)

Lust, Caution 2007 (Movies)

2046 2004 (Movies)

Hero 2003 (Movies)

Infernal Affairs III 2003 as Chan Wing-Yan 陳永仁 (Movies)

Infernal Affairs 2002 (Movies)

A Chinese Odyssey 2002 (Movies)

Tokyo Raiders 2000 (Movies)

In the Mood for Love 2000 (Movies)

Happy Together 1997 (Movies)

Ashes of Time 1994 (Movies)

The Eagle Shooting Heroes 1993 (Movies)

A Chinese Ghost Story III 1991 as Monk Shi Fang (Movies)

Days of Being Wild 1990 (Movies)

Hap Hak Hang 1989 as Shek Chong Yuk (TVB Series)

The Two Most Honorable Knights 1988 as Siu Yu Yee (TVB Series)

Behind Silk Curtains 1988 (TVB Series)

The Grand Canal 1987 as Kau Yim Hak (TVB Series)

The New Heavenly Sword and Dragon Saber 1986 as Cheung Mo Kei 張無忌 (TVB Series)

Police Cadet II 1985 (TVB Series)

Yang's Saga 1985 as Yang Yin Ji 杨七郎 (TVB Series)

The Clones 1984 (TVB Series)

It's a Long Way Home 1984 (TVB Series)

The Duke of Mount Deer 1984 as Wai Siu Bo (TVB Series)

The Rough Ride 1984 (TVB Series)

Police Cadet 1984 (TVB Series)

Angels and Devils 1983 (TVB Series)

The Superpower 1983 (TVB Series)

Encounter With Fortune 1983 (TVB Series)

Beyond the Rose Garden 1982 (TVB Series)

Tony Leung Chiu Wai News:

French honour for movie star Tony Leung Chiu Wai
The Straits Times - Jun 9, 2015

HONG KONG - Tony Leung Chiu Wai capped his 33 years in film with a French honour on Monday. Watched by wife Carina Lau, family and friends, he was made an Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters by France's consul general Arnaud Barthelemy, at a ...

The cheongsam, from swinging Shanghai to Suzie Wong to slit thigh-high
South China Morning Post (subscription) - Nov 12, 2015

In the 2000 film In The Mood For Love, directed by Wong Kar-wai and starring Maggie Cheung Man-yuk and Tony Leung Chiu-wai, the cheongsam – beautifully wrapped around Cheung's figure – is almost a character in the film. Cheung wears 21 different ...

Tickets Now On Sale: We Love BuHi and the Videodrome present Buford Hwy ...
The Chamblee Post - Nov 13, 2015

Chungking Express stars some of Hong Kong cinema's most famous fascinating faces – Tony Leung Chiu-Wai, Brigitte Lin, Takeshi Kaneshiro and Faye Wong. Each $35 ticket includes a multi-course feast specially selected by We Love BuHi. A vegetarian ...

Personalised watches are starting to catch on in Hong Kong
South China Morning Post (subscription) - Nov 12, 2015

Bamford Watch Department, also from Britain, counts Hong Kong stars Carina Lau Kar-ling and husband Tony Leung Chiu-wai as fans and raised the profile of luxury watch customisation even further when it signed a deal with online menswear retailer Mr ...

China Blacklists Hong Kong Celebrities Tony Leung Chiu-Wai, Denise Ho, Nick Cheung
The Epoch Times - Oct 24, 2014

Tony Leung Chiu-Wai (The Grandmaster, In the Mood for Love), Nicky Cheung (To Live and Die in Mongkok), Anthony Wong (Initial D), Chapman To (Infernal Affairs), lyricist Albert Leung, singer-actress Karena Lam, singers Denise Ho and Deserts Xuan have ...

CineAsia 2013: Tony Leung Chiu Wai to Receive Actor Extraordinaire Honor
Hollywood Reporter - Dec 9, 2013

12 ceremony in Hong Kong. CineAsia has chosen its actor extraordinaire: Tony Leung Chiu Wai (In the Mood for Love, Infernal Affairs, The Grandmaster) will receive the honor at the convention's awards ceremony, to be held on Thursday, Dec. 12 at the ...

Tony Leung Chiu Wai to judge at 2014 Berlin Film Festival
Chinadaily USA - Jan 18, 2014

Hong Kong actor Tony Leung Chiu Wai will be a juror at next month ' s Berlin Film Festival , headed by US producer James Schamus , organizers said on Tuesday . Leung ' s most recent role in " The Grandmaster ," directed by Wong Kar Wai , was the ...

Tony Leung is Asia's Grandmaster - Aug 28, 2013

Massive movie star Tony Leung—aka Tony Leung Chiu-Wai—could be the Marcello Mastroianni of modern Asian cinema. As the late Italian actor was for Federico Fellini, the heavy-browed, open-faced Leung is a reliable alter ego for master director Wong ...

The winning works of Taiwanese auteur Hou Hsiao-hsien
The Straits Times - Oct 2, 2015

Widely regarded as Hou's masterpiece, this historical drama starring Tony Leung Chiu Wai as a deaf-mute was the first Taiwanese film to win the prestigious Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival. It was an act of courage to deal with the ruling ...

Leung was made 'Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters'
CCTV - Jun 10, 2015

Tony Leung Chiu-wai is one of Hong Kong's finest actors, especially in his collaborations with director Wong Kar-wai such as "Ashes of Time", "Chungking Express" and "In the Mood for Love". Their last film, the Kung Fu epic film "The Grandmaster" was ...

All-star glam slam at Carina Lau's 49th birthday bash
The Straits Times - Dec 8, 2014

Queen Carina greeted her guests with her husband, actor Tony Leung Chiu Wai. She paired a black and white dress that she had first worn to the Golden Horse Awards in 1995 with a pearl necklace, said Ming Pao Daily News. She swirled in the gown for a ...

Photos: Stars Shine at the Hong Kong Film Awards
Wall Street Journal - Apr 20, 2015

Actor Tony Leung Chiu-wai on the red carpet at the 34th Hong Kong Film Awards, which were held at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre. Joyu Wang/The ... Taiwanese actress Shu Qi on the red carpet before presenting one of the night's awards. Joyu Wang/The ...

Hong Kong Star Tony Leung Chiu-wai Reuniting With Director Derek Yee in 'Great ...
Hollywood Reporter - Mar 21, 2011

HONG KONG -- Emperor Motion Pictures reunites award-winning star Tony Leung Chiu-wai with director Derek Yee in the studio's US$15 million period mystery The Great Magician, which headlines the studio's five-picture 2011 lineup at Filmart. In the film ...

Hong Kong Action Star Donnie Yen Rumored for 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Role
/FILM - Jul 6, 2015

Other names in consideration for the role supposedly include Jet Li, Stephen Chow, Tony Leung, Chiu Wai, Daniel Wu, Wang Leehom and Chang Chen. Those are all similar action star names, but again, it wouldn't be hard make this rumor more interesting ...

Top five greatest Asian films of all-time named at Busan film festival
CTV News - Oct 4, 2015

Maggie Cheung and Tony Leung Chiu-Wai play the would-be lovers whose affair simmers through glances and stolen moments but never fully bursts into flame. The way cinematographer Christopher Doyle's cameras seems at times to invade their most ...

Tony Leung reveals it was Carina Lau who proposed marriage
AsiaOne - Sep 23, 2012

Hong Kong actor Tony Leung Chiu Wai recently revealed on television that as a young boy growing up in a single-parent family, he had to grow up quickly and take over the role of care-giver and provider after his parents divorced. He quickly became the ...

Vietnamese film among 100 best Asian films of all time
Tuoitrenews (press release) - Oct 8, 2015

“Xich Lo” (Cyclo), one of Hung's works which starred top Hong Kong actor Tony Leung Chiu Wai, won the top prize at the 1995 Venice International Film Festival. In 2000, he had another film, “Mua He Chieu Thang Dung” (The Vertical Ray of the Sun), ...

Interview: Sean Lau - A Tale of Three Cities
Time Out Hong Kong - Sep 3, 2015

With over 30 years of experience in the movie industry and over 100 films to his name, Lau sits in the company of other legendary figures such as Tony Leung Chiu-wai and Maggie Cheung Man-yuk s who got their break as actors on television station TVB, ...

Go ahead quote me
The Straits Times - Oct 27, 2015

I won't save either and I'll throw stones. Whoever saves them, I'll hit him. ACTOR ANDY LAU joking when asked whom he would save first, if fellow movie stars Chow Yun Fat and Tony Leung Chiu Wai fell into the water ...

Cliffhanger: Filmmakers unsure if deal with Hollywood studio Warner Bros will ...
South China Morning Post (subscription) - Oct 23, 2015

He had the distinction of being the first Chinese to win the best director award at the Cannes Film Festival, with his 1997 gay drama Happy Together, and was also the first Chinese filmmaker to preside over the Cannes jury, in 2006. Tony Leung Chiu-wai ...

HK FilMart: Mei Ah Boards Two From Wong Kar Wai's Jet Tone
Variety - Mar 24, 2015

The cast features Wong regular Tony Leung Chiu-wai. The genre and storyline remain under wraps. Mei Ah held rights across much of Asia to Wong's most recent feature film, “The Grandmaster.” Shares of Allibaba Pictures Group were suspended Tuesday, ...

Losses Halved At Alibaba Pictures
Variety - Aug 31, 2015

The company confirmed that production is now under way on “Ferryman,” a film being produced by Wong Kar-wai and starring Tony Leung Chiu-wai, and that it will be the principal financier of “Three Lives Three Worlds Ten Miles of Peach,” for Zhang Yibai ...

Monday's TV tips - Oct 12, 2015

(2002) Yimou Zhang's visually stunning martial arts adventure features Jet Li at his very best, with fantastic support from Tony Leung Chiu Wai and Maggie Cheung Man-Yuk. In ancient China, beleaguered warlord Qin (Daoming Chen) sends out messengers ...

Why Chinese Legend Chow-Yun Fat Is Banned From Making Movies In China
Cinema Blend - Oct 28, 2014

Andy Lau, who has appeared in more than 150 films but is best known Stateside for the 2002 crime drama Infernal Affairs, Tony Leung Chiu-wai (Hero, Infernal Affairs) and singer Denise Ho, as well as Kenny G - yeah, the American saxophone player--have ...

Bangkok blast: 5 things about Erawan Shrine
The Straits Times - Aug 18, 2015

... when he was having a spate of bad luck. Others who have prayed there include Hong Kong film star Deborah Li, her son, singer Nicholas Tse, and Hong Kong actors Aaron Kwok, Sammo Hung and Tony Leung Chiu Wai, and Taiwanese actress and model ...

Bye to gongfu films after Ip Man 3
The Straits Times - Aug 23, 2015

Speaking in English with an American accent, he exudes the same imperturbable calm as the placid and good- tempered Ip Man he plays on the big screen. While other Hong Kong actors such as Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Anthony Wong and Dennis To have ...

Top 5 films to watch in Hong Kong this week: October 1-7
South China Morning Post (subscription) - Sep 30, 2015

A City of Sadness. A deaf-mute photographer (Tony Leung Chiu-wai) lives through the disintegration of his family during Taiwan's post-liberation period (1945 to 1949) in Hou Hsiao-hsien's great 1989 film. October 3, part of Cine Fan programme ...

Wong Kar-wai to Produce First Movie for Alibaba Pictures
Variety - Jan 11, 2015

The picture will star Wong regular Tony Leung Chiu-wai. The film is also the first to be greenlighted by Alibaba Pictures Group since the stock-market-listed Chinavision was acquired by Alibaba and renamed. The company revealed that it has also ...

China's Alibaba expands film investment by zeroing in on new movie of Korean ...
South China Morning Post (subscription) - Oct 15, 2015

Alibaba Pictures had also invested in several Chinese films, one of which, The Ferryman, was produced by acclaimed Hong Kong director Wong Kar Wai stars Tony Leung Chiu-wai. It has also backed the 3D animation feature Little Door Gods and the fantasy ...

Extra hard race to the top
The Straits Times - Jul 14, 2015

"Luckily, I had many good friends who were also willing to help publicise this movie." He is referring to top stars such as Shu Qi, Brigitte Lin Ching-hsia and Tony Leung Chiu Wai, who took to social media to encourage their fans to watch the film ...

Stars of The Grandmaster reunite to promote release of film's 3D version in China
The Straits Times - Jan 6, 2015

BEIJING - Stars of The Grandmaster, including Zhang Ziyi, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Chang Chen and Zhang Jin, reunited in Beijing on Monday with director Wong Kar Wai to promote The Grandmaster 3D. The latest cut of the 2013 award-winning film opens on ...



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