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任達華
Simon Yam Tat-Wah  ♂
Aliases:  Simon Yum,  Simon Yan,  Simon Yau,  Ren Da-Hua
Born: March 19th, 1955





 
Filmography (1975-2018)
 
  Cinematographer (1 film)
    Tales from the Dark 1 (2013)    
  Producer (1 film)
    Ocean Flame (2008)    
  Director (1 film)
    Tales from the Dark 1 (2013)    
  Actor (217 films)
    The Spiritual Boxer (1975) ... Chens clan
    Hot Blood (1977)    
    Fame of Chess (1977)    
    The Sausage Chase (1978)    
    The Wickedness in Poverty (1979)    
    Crazy Hustlers (1979)    
    One Way Only (1979)    
    Law Don (1979) ... Hun Hua
    House of the Lute (1980) ... Ah Shek
    The Informer (1981)    
    Twins (1981)    
    Green Killer (1982)    
    He Lives by Night (1982) ... Lousy Wong
    Mission to Kill (1983)    
    The Devil's Box (1984) ... Director Tong
    Tong - A Chinatown Story (1986) ... Mickey Lee
    Goodbye Mammie (1986) ... Mr Chang
    The Big Brother (1987) ... Kar Ho Tsuen
    The Green Trees (1988)    
    Operation Foxhunt (1988) ... [Thai footage]
    Human Senpiment Law (1988)    
    Woman Prison (1988) ... Wayne Lau
    Tiger Cage (1988) ... Insp. Michael Huang
    Mistaken Identity (1988)    
    Osmanthus Alley (1988)    
    Burning Snow (1988)    
    The Digger - For Whom the Suona Blows (1988)    
    The Wild Ones (1989) ... John
    Final Run (1989)    
    Burning Ambition (1989)    
    Mr. Canton and Lady Rose (1989) ... Policeman near the end [cameo]
    Live Hard (1989) ... Officer Hui Tat Ming
    Lucky Star (1989)    
    Chinese Cop Out (1989)    
    Framed (1989)    
    Mr. Coconut (1989) ... Timothy Hui
    Four Loves (1989) ... Peter
    Big Man Little Affair (1989) ... Lo's Boss
    Bloodfight (1989) ... Ryu Tenmei
    Return Engagement (1990) ... Li Pang
    Doctor's Heart (1990) ... Dr Lawrence Chu
    Bullet in the Head (1990) ... Luke / Lok
    Killer's Romance (1990) ... Jeffrey
    Hong Kong Gigolo (1990)    
    The Cyprus Tigers (1990) ... Dick
    Fatal Termination (1990) ... Jimmy
    Deadly Deal (1991)    
    The Banquet (1991) ... Gigolo
    Gigolo and Whore (1991) ... Sam
    Black Cat (1991) ... Brian
    Sea Wolves (1991) ... John Lam
    Queen's High (1991) ... Chung
    The Queen of Gamble (1991) ... Fu Hon Hua
    The Good, the Bad and the Bandit (1991)    
    Mission of Condor (1991) ... Lion
    The Plot (1991)    
    Bullet for Hire (1991) ... Han
    The Great Pretenders (1991) ... Yam Sai Sung
    Hong Kong Criminal Archives - Female Butcher (1991)    
    Hard to Kill (1992)    
    Dr. Lamb (1992) ... Lam Goh-Yue
    The Night Rider (1992) ... Tommy
    Powerful Four (1992) ... Liu Kit/Cunning Tiger
    Gun n' Rose (1992) ... Simon Lung
    Gigolo and Whore II (1992) ... Jack Cheung
    Cash on Delivery (1992) ... Simon Yip
    Once Upon a Time a Hero in China (1992) ... Leung Foon
    Friday Gigolo (1992) ... Donald [title char]
    Full Contact (1992) ... Judge
    Naked Killer (1992) ... Tinam
    First Shot (1993) ... Sam Mok
    Warriors: The Black Panther (1993) ... Black Jack Love
    Run and Kill (1993) ... Ching Fung
    Holy Weapon (1993) ... Super Sword
    Insanity (1993) ... Tang Sau
    Guns & Roses (1993) ... Fa Chin
    Can't Stop My Crazy Love for You (1993)    
    Love Among the Triad (1993) ... Ching Kit
    Future Cops (1993) ... Sing/Dhalsim
    The Prince of Portland Street (1993) ... Pao
    The Final Judgement (1993) ... Au Ping Keung
    Raped by an Angel (1993) ... Tso Tat-wah
    Rose Rose I Love You (1993) ... Micky
    The Killer's Love (1993) ... Cheung Wai-Lun
    The Incorruptible (1993) ... Cheng Wah
    A Day Without Policeman (1993) ... Chan Wai
    Drunken Master III (1994) ... Gay bus passenger
    Crystal Fortune Run (1994) ... Inspector Kong
    Awakening (1994) ... Lam Cho Wen
    The True Hero (1994) ... Wing
    The Tragic Fantasy - Tiger of Wanchai (1994) ... Chan Yiu-Hing
    Crossings (1994) ... Benny
    Dragon Killer (1995) ... Ma Liu-Luk
    Because of Lies (1995) ... Gau Man Lung
    Love, Guns & Glass (1995) ... Yung Siu Wing/Brother Siu
    Legendary Couple (1995) ... Ko Tin Lap
    Man Wanted (1995) ... Lok Man-Hwa
    Twist (1995) ... John Yam Ka-Wah
    Police Confidential (1995) ... Lui Jan-Ying
    Farewell My Dearest (1995) ... Daai Jan Wa
    Ghostly Bus (1995) ... Michael
    Passion 1995 (1995) ... Dik Hak / Dick
    Pointed Triangle (1995)    
    Young and Dangerous 2 (1996) ... Boss Chiang Tin-Sung
    The King of Robbery (1996) ... Ye Kuan
    All of a Sudden (1996) ... Tsui Chin-Tung
    Young and Dangerous 3 (1996) ... Boss Chiang Tin-Sung
    Bloody Friday (1996) ... Cheuk Hung
    To Be No. 1 (1996) ... Magic Lamp
    Street Angels (1996) ... Walkie Pi
    Scarred Memory (1996) ... Lee Yuen-Lung
    Young and Dangerous (1996) ... Boss Chiang Tin-Sung
    Hope (1997)    
    Operation Billionaires (1998) ... Cheung Chi-Ho
    Hitman (1998) ... Officer Chan
    Trust Me U Die (1998) ... Dr. Gred Fong Kin-Wah
    The Suspect (1998) ... Dante Aquino
    Expect the Unexpected (1998) ... Ken
    Casino (1998) ... Wan Chi Gui / Giant Wan
    My Jail Story (1998)    
    Night Club (1999) ... Manager Cheung
    The Mission (1999) ... Frank
    The Legend of Speed (1999) ... Tang Fung
    Man Wanted 3 (2000) ... John Paul
    Model from Hell (2000) ... Leon Li
    Horoscope II: The Woman from Hell (2000) ... Simon Yeung Kwong
    Deathnet.com (2000) ... Ted Chan
    Cold War (2000) ... Ka Chu
    Juliet in Love (2000) ... N.T. On
    To Where He Belongs (2000) ... Hui
    Silence Story (2001)    
    Midnight Fly (2001) ... Dr Tong
    Fulltime Killer (2001) ... Albert Lee
    Final Romance (2001) ... Mr Chuck
    My Left Eye Sees Ghosts (2002) ... Ben
    Partners (2002) ... Yeung Kwan
    The Prisoner (2002)    
    PTU (2003) ... Sgt. Mike Ho
    Looking for Mister Perfect (2003) ... Poon
    Eternal Flame of Fatal Attraction (2003)    
    Explosive City (2004) ... Supt Charles Cheung Chi Shing
    Breaking News (2004) ... Asst. Cmdr. C. K. Wong
    Moving Targets (2004) ... Insp. Cheung Tit-Man
    Ah Sou (2005) ... Chance
    Election (2005) ... Lam Lok
    SPL (2005) ... Insp. Chan Kwok-Chung
    Dragon Squad (2005) ... Commander Hong Sun
    The Unusual Youth (2005) ... Supt.
    Election 2 (2006) ... Lam Lok
    Exiled (2006) ... Boss Fay
    Eye in the Sky (2007) ... Capt. Wong Man Chin/Dog Head
    Triangle (2007) ... Lee Bo Sam
    Exodus (2007) ... Sergeant Tsim Kin Yip
    Tactical Unit - Human Nature (2008) ... Sam
    Tactical Unit - Partners (2008) ... Sam
    Sasori (2008) ... Corpse collector
    Fatal Move (2008) ... Lin Ho Tung
    Ip Man (2008) ... Zhou Qing Quan
    Sparrow (2008) ... Kei
    Tactical Unit - The Code (2008) ... Sgt Lee Wing Sam
    Ocean Flame (2008) ... cop
    Ballistic (2008) ... Sun
    Tactical Unit - No Way Out (2008) ... Sgt Lee Wing Sam
    Vengeance (2009) ... George Fung
    Bodyguards and Assassins (2009) ... General Fang Tian
    The Storm Warriors (2009) ... Lord Godless
    Tactical Unit - Comrades in Arms (2009) ... Sam
    Night and Fog (2009) ... Lee Sum
    Echoes of the Rainbow (2010) ... Mr Law
    Bad Blood (2010) ... Funky
    Black Ransom (2010) ... Insp. Mann Cheung
    Ip Man 2 (2010) ... Chow Ching-Chuen/Quan
    Midnight Beating (2010) ... Dr. Gu Zhensheng
    All About Love (2010) ... Sandwich bar customer
    The Man Behind the Courtyard House (2011) ... Chen Zhihui
    Coming Back (2011)    
    Smile for Me (2011)    
    Shadowguard (2011) ... Lompoc
    Beginning of the Great Revival (2011) ... Zhang Jian
    Meng Lu (2011)    
    Passion Island (2012) ... Simon
    The Thieves (2012) ... Chen
    Nightfall (2012) ... Inspector George Lam Ching-chung
    Design of Death (2012) ... Doctor
    Glory Days (2012) ... Lao Hu
    Cross (2012) ... Lee Leung
    Ripples of Desire (2012) ... Master Hai Yeh/Sea Lord
    The Constable (2013) ... Lam Kwok Kuen
    Iceman 3D (2013)    
    Tales from the Dark 1 (2013) ... 1) Kwan Fu-Keung
    Man of Tai Chi (2013) ... Supt. Wong
    A Chilling Cosplay (2013)    
    Control (2013) ... Tai/Tiger
    Boundless (2013)    
    Sunshine Chords (2013)    
    Lonely (2013)    
    As the Light Goes Out (2014) ... Lee Pui-Tao
    The Midnight After (2014) ... Wong Man-Fat
    SPL 2: A Time of Consequences (2015) ... Chan Kwok-Wah
    Sara (2015) ... Kam Ho-Yin
    12 Golden Ducks (2015) ... King Sum
    Two Thumbs Up (2015) ... Crazy B / Chow Tai Po
    Wild City (2015) ... Wong
    Lovers & Movies (2015) ... Qiu Jitan
    Initial D II (2015)    
    Ulterior Motive (2015)    
    Detective Gui (2015) ... Dr. Cai Chun'an
    The Old Guy (2015)    
    Inside or Outside (2015)    
    Magic Card (2015) ... Li Zhenghua
    Tao Tie Xing Jing (2015)    
    Phantom of the Theatre (2016) ... Gu Mingshan
    The Tenants Downstairs (2016)    
    Colour of the Game (2017)    
    Mrs K (2017)    
    Legend of the Naga Pearls (2017) ... Xue Lie
    Da Hong Zha (2018)    
 
 
Biography
 
  Before joining TVB Artiste Training Course, Wah worked as a sales and model. He made his TV debut in the drama series "CID". In his second outing, he played a gay in the soap opera "A House Is Not a Home", leaving an indelible mark in the audiences' mind. He also had key roles in various top-rated drama series, "The New Adventure of Chor Lau Heung", "Police Cadet II", "Legend of a Ching Lady", to name just a few. Like many other TV superstars, Yam, after becoming a household name, stepped onto the silver screen, and in 1979, appeared in "Law Don". Besides starring in a series of giggolo movies in the early 90s, Yam has also found his niche in a poss of triad movies, portraying triad figures of the likes of "Track Fantasy," "Tiger of Wanchai," and "King of Robbery." He was recently cast as Wan Kwok Keung, Macau's traid boss in "Casino." With more than 80 movies under his belt, Yam is not only a prolific actor, but a well-honed one as well - thanks to years of experience in playing diverse characters. He once said in a magazine interview "After all these years in movies, I can be anything you want me to... nothing is too difficult for me." A testimony to his confidence in acting! Fortune and fame has not changed Yam at all. He's still polite, courteous and easygoing. A real gentleman. Besides being in pictures, he likes to take them! He loves photography and nature is his favourite subject. In his own photography book, most of his works are vibrant and colourful - that's because he wants people to see them as a reflection of hope and happiness. Yam enjoys and appreciates the fine life. He has won "The Ten Best Dressed Awards" which goes to show he's a man with great style and taste. An avid traveler, he has bought properties at places he frequented. not only are they holiday homes, they are valuable assets as well. Perhaps, Yam has set a good example for a lucrative venture?

From the DVD release of "Young and Dangerous 3".