Display [English] [Big5]
You are currently displaying English
麥嘉
Karl Maka  ♂
Aliases:  Carl Mak,  Mak Kar,  Kar Mak,  Kais Mak,  Kar S. Mak,  Mak Ka
Born: February 29th, 1944





 
Filmography (1976-2016)
 
  Producer (30 films)
    Dirty Tiger, Crazy Frog! (1978)    
    Crazy Partner (1979)    
    Odd Couple (1979)    
    Crazy Crooks (1980)    
    By Hook or by Crook (1980)    
    The Victim (1980)    
    Laughing Times (1980)    
    No U-Turn (1981)    
    Spooky Kookies (1981)    
    Life After Life (1981)    
    All the Wrong Clues (1981)    
    Chasing Girls (1981)    
    Beware of Pickpockets (1981)    
    Aces Go Places (1982)    
    Can't Stop the War (1982)    
    Kidnapped (1983)    
    Esprit D'amour (1983)    
    Send in the Clowns (1983)    
    Run, Tiger, Run (1984)    
    Kung Hei Fat Choy (1985)    
    Cupid One (1985)    
    Aces Go Places IV (1986)    
    The Thirty Million Dollar Rush (1987)    
    City on Fire (1987)    
    Tiger on the Beat (1988)    
    Aces Go Places V (1989)    
    Tiger on the Beat 2 (1990)    
    Prison on Fire II (1991)    
    The Magnificent Scoundrels (1991)    
    Winner Takes All (2000)    
  Story (3 films)
    No U-Turn (1981)    
    All the Wrong Clues (1981)    
    Lucky Stars Go Places (1986)    
  Director (10 films)
    The Good, the Bad and the Loser (1976)    
    Winner Takes All! (1977)    
    Dirty Tiger, Crazy Frog! (1978)    
    His Name Is Nobody (1979)    
    Iron Fists (1979)    
    By Hook or by Crook (1980)    
    Crazy Crooks (1980)    
    Chasing Girls (1981)    
    It Takes Two (1982)    
    The Thirty Million Dollar Rush (1987)    
  Actor (37 films)
    The Good, the Bad and the Loser (1976) ... Assassin
    Winner Takes All! (1977)    
    He Has Nothing But Kung Fu (1977) ... Sheriff
    Hello, Late Homecomers (1978)    
    Dirty Tiger, Crazy Frog! (1978) ... Sheriff
    Dirty Kung Fu (1978) ... Sheriff
    Iron Fists (1979) ... Informant [cameo]
    His Name Is Nobody (1979) ... Baldy
    Odd Couple (1979) ... Challenges Cloud Sabre
    Crazy Partner (1979)    
    Knockabout (1979) ... Captain
    By Hook or by Crook (1980) ... Sheriff Butcher Wing
    The Victim (1980) ... Abbot Silver Lining
    Crazy Crooks (1980) ... Kong Koon Chat
    Laughing Times (1980) ... Master Ting
    No U-Turn (1981) ... Officer Barry
    All the Wrong Clues (1981) ... Ah Capone
    Chasing Girls (1981) ... Man at airport [cameo]
    Beware of Pickpockets (1981) ... Big Nose Pao
    It Takes Two (1982) ... Albert
    Aces Go Places (1982) ... Albert Au/ Sgt Kodojack
    Can't Stop the War (1982)    
    All the Wrong Spies (1983) ... Japanese soldier in Intro
    Aces Go Places II (1983) ... Albert Au
    Merry Christmas (1984) ... Baldy Mak
    Aces Go Places - Our Man from Bond Street (1984) ... Albert Au
    Kung Hei Fat Choy (1985) ... Grabbing Gold
    Lucky Stars Go Places (1986) ... Chief Insp. Albert/ Baldy
    Aces Go Places IV (1986) ... Albert Au
    The Thirty Million Dollar Rush (1987) ... Baldy
    The Eighth Happiness (1988) ... Opera audience [cameo]
    Aces Go Places V (1989) ... Baldy
    Skinny Tiger and Fatty Dragon (1990) ... Baldy Mak Sui Fu
    The Banquet (1991) ... Mr. Mak
    The Magnificent Scoundrels (1991) ... Master
    Winner Takes All (2000) ... Inspector Stupid
    The Bodyguard (2016) ... Old man
  Planning (1 film)
    Lucky Stars Go Places (1986)    
  Presenter (43 films)
    He Lives by Night (1982)    
    It Takes Two (1982)    
    Till Death Do We Scare (1982)    
    Ghost Bustin' (1983)    
    Perfect Wife?! (1983)    
    Papa, Can You Hear Me Sing? (1983)    
    All the Wrong Spies (1983)    
    Aces Go Places II (1983)    
    Play Catch (1983)    
    Pom Pom (1984)    
    My Sentimental Little Friend (1984)    
    The Time You Need a Friend (1984)    
    Banana Cop (1984)    
    Aces Go Places - Our Man from Bond Street (1984)    
    Lifeline Express (1984)    
    The Occupant (1984)    
    Heaven Can Help (1984)    
    Merry Christmas (1984)    
    The Happy Ghost (1984)    
    A Family Affair (1984)    
    Run, Tiger, Run (1984)    
    The Isle of Fantasy (1985)    
    Super Citizen (1985)    
    Love, Lone Flower (1985)    
    Happy Union 2 (1985)    
    Happy Union (1985)    
    Mummy Dearest (1985)    
    For Your Heart Only (1985)    
    Why Me? (1985)    
    Happy Ghost II (1985)    
    Kung Hei Fat Choy (1985)    
    Aces Go Places IV (1986)    
    Happy Ghost III (1986)    
    A Book of Heroes (1986)    
    Abracadabra (1986)    
    Prison on Fire (1987)    
    School on Fire (1988)    
    Triads - The Inside Story (1989)    
    Aces Go Places V (1989)    
    Skinny Tiger and Fatty Dragon (1990)    
    Undeclared War (1990)    
    Chicken a La Queen (1990)    
    In the Lap of God (1991)    
  Writer (7 films)
    The Good, the Bad and the Loser (1976)    
    Winner Takes All! (1977)    
    Dirty Tiger, Crazy Frog! (1978)    
    His Name Is Nobody (1979)    
    Aces Go Places IV (1986)    
    The Thirty Million Dollar Rush (1987)    
    Winner Takes All (2000)    
 
 
Biography
 
  Distinguishing features : Bald head , moustache and goatee (small beard). Has a degree in Chemistry.

Born in Guandong Province, he moved to Hong Kong in 1958 and to New York in 1963, where he will graduate in Cinematography in 1971. After working as assistant in movies as "The Man With the Golden Gun" he went back to Hong Kong and Taiwan in 1975 as director and star of his own movies. In 1978 he co-founded his own film production company, Gar Bo, followed by Cinema City in 1981.