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林正英
Lam Ching-Ying (1)  ♂
Aliases:  Lam Cheng-Ying,  Lin Cheng-Ying,  Park Chung-Ying,  Lim Chen-Ying
Born: December 27th, 1951 - Died: November 8th, 1997





 
Filmography (1970-1994)
 
  Action Director (31 films)
    The Dynamite Brothers (1974)    
    Yellow Faced Tiger (1974)    
    The Sharp Fists in Kung Fu (1974)    
    Chinatown Capers (1974)    
    Crazy Partner (1979)    
    The Incredible Kung Fu Master (1979)    
    Two Toothless Tigers (1980)    
    Encounter of the Spooky Kind (1980)    
    The Killer in White (1980)    
    From Riches to Rags (1980)    
    The Victim (1980)    
    The Prodigal Son (1981)    
    Carry On Pickpocket (1982)    
    The Dead and the Deadly (1982)    
    Winners and Sinners (1983)    
    The Return of Pom Pom (1984)    
    Hong Kong 1941 (1984)    
    The Owl and Dumbo (1984)    
    Mr. Vampire (1985)    
    Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars (1985)    
    Those Merry Souls (1985)    
    My Lucky Stars (1985)    
    Rosa (1986)    
    The Millionaires' Express (1986)    
    Mr. Vampire Part 3 (1987)    
    Eastern Condors (1987)    
    Her Vengeance (1988)    
    Paper Marriage (1988)    
    Armageddon (1989)    
    Magic Cop (1990)    
    Lover's Tear (1992)    
  Producer (3 films)
    Magic Cop (1990)    
    Lover's Tear (1992)    
    The Green Hornet (1994)    
  Assistant Director (1 film)
    The Owl and Dumbo (1984)    
  Director (2 films)
    Vampire Vs Vampire (1989)    
    The Green Hornet (1994)    
  Assistant Action Director (5 films)
    Enter the Dragon (1973)    
    The Magnificent Butcher (1979)    
    His Name Is Nobody (1979)    
    Odd Couple (1979)    
    Knockabout (1979)    
  Actor (132 films)
    The Golden Knight (1970) ... Shaolin Monk at temple
    Brothers Five (1970) ... [Extra]
    Wrath of the Sword (1970) ... [Extra]
    The Angry River (1971) ... [Extra]
    The Invincible Eight (1971) ... Whip-wielding henchman
    The Crimson Charm (1971) ... Crimson Charm thug
    The Big Boss (1971) ... Ah Yen
    The Golden Seal (1971) ... Thug [extra]
    Lady with a Sword (1971) ... [Extra]
    Six Assassins (1971) ... Lord Li's soldier
    The Blade Spares None (1971) ... Prince's fighter
    The Lady Hermit (1971) ... Horse thief
    The Long Chase (1971) ... [Extra]
    A Touch of Zen (1971) ... East Chamber guard
    Treasure Castle (1971)    
    Hap Ki Do (1972) ... Black Bear student
    The Thunderbolt Fist (1972) ... Japanese fighter on stage
    The Casino (1972) ... Casino thug [extra]
    The Deadly Knives (1972) ... Japanese [extra]
    The Fugitive (1972) ... Ma's thug
    The Imperial Swordsman (1972) ... Bandit
    Fist of Fury (1972) ... Susuki's student
    When Taekwondo Strikes (1973) ... Japanese [extra]
    The Rendezvous of Warriors (1973) ... [Extra]
    Seaman No. 7 (1973) ... Golden Hair's thug
    Enter the Dragon (1973) ... Guard/Chief double for Sek Kin
    None But the Brave (1973) ... Masked patriot
    Bruce Lee, the Man and the Legend (1973) ... [Himself]
    Tiger (1973) ... Japanese
    Iron Bull (1973) ... Thug
    End of the Wicked Tigers (1973) ... Villager
    Back Alley Princess (1973) ... Rascal
    A Man Called Tiger (1973) ... Blue Shirt thug
    Tornado of Pearl River (1974) ... [Extra]
    Yellow Faced Tiger (1974) ... Slaughter's man
    Chinatown Capers (1974) ... Gangster
    The Skyhawk (1974) ... Woodland attacker [uncredited]
    Bloody Ring (1974)    
    The Dynamite Brothers (1974) ... Thug in white
    The Man from Hong Kong (1975) ... [Extra]
    The Spiritual Boxer (1975) ... Ruei's thug
    Bruce's Fingers (1976) ... Brown Shirt fighter
    Challenge of the Masters (1976) ... Master Pang's student
    Judgement of an Assassin (1977) ... Bai Du Clan member
    The Sentimental Swordsman (1977) ... Yun's man
    Broken Oath (1977) ... One of Qi's men
    The Pilferer's Progress (1977) ... Hitman
    Executioners from Shaolin (1977) ... Pai Mei's monk
    He Has Nothing But Kung Fu (1977)    
    The Iron Fisted Monk (1977) ... [Brief cameo]
    The Shaolin Plot (1977) ... Soldier
    Dirty Tiger, Crazy Frog! (1978) ... One of Panther's men
    Legend of the Bat (1978) ... Han's sword troop
    Enter the Fat Dragon (1978) ... Fighter on movie set
    Warriors Two (1978) ... Thunder's men/Leung's student
    Kung Fu Means Fists, Strikes and Swords (1978) ... Thug [extra]
    The Proud Youth (1978) ... [Extra]
    Amsterdam Connection (1978) ... Mr. Hung's henchman
    Kung Fu Stars (1978)    
    The Game of Death (1978) ... Macau fighter
    Gee and Gor (1978)    
    Clan of Amazons (1978) ... Red Shoe Society's man
    The Amsterdam Kill (1978)    
    The Incredible Kung Fu Master (1979) ... Fu student [cameo]
    His Name Is Nobody (1979) ... Wears black wig
    Odd Couple (1979) ... Ha (Scarface's fighter)
    Knockabout (1979) ... Casino fighter [cameo]
    The Magnificent Butcher (1979) ... Fan Man
    By Hook or by Crook (1980) ... Skinny's hired thug leader
    The Victim (1980) ... Jo Wing's man/double
    Encounter of the Spooky Kind (1980) ... Inspector
    Two Toothless Tigers (1980)    
    From Riches to Rags (1980) ... Knife killer
    The Prodigal Son (1981) ... Leung Yee Tai
    The Dead and the Deadly (1982) ... Uncle Ko
    Winners and Sinners (1983) ... Chan
    The Return of Pom Pom (1984) ... Flying Spider Lo Chien
    Pom Pom (1984) ... Police Sgt [cameo]
    Hocus Pocus (1984) ... Master Sheng
    My Lucky Stars (1985) ... Corrupted HK policeman
    Those Merry Souls (1985) ... Tak's father
    Mr. Vampire (1985) ... Uncle Ko/Master Kau
    Heart of the Dragon (1985) ... SWAT Commander
    Heroes Shed No Tears (1986) ... Viet Colonel
    Where's Officer Tuba? (1986) ... Taoist priest [cameo]
    Mr. Vampire Part 2 (1986) ... Lam Ching Ying/Lin Cheng-ying
    The Millionaires' Express (1986) ... Bank robber
    Mr. Vampire Part 3 (1987) ... Uncle Nine
    Eastern Condors (1987) ... Lieutenant Lam
    School on Fire (1988) ... Hoi
    Painted Faces (1988)    
    Her Vengeance (1988) ... Hung
    I Love Maria (1988) ... Master
    Last Eunuch in China (1988) ... Liu Chang-Fu
    Vampire Vs Vampire (1989) ... One Eyebrow Priest
    Pedicab Driver (1989) ... Uncle Sheng [cameo]
    Swordsman (1990) ... Elder Kuk
    Prince of the Sun (1990)    
    Magic Cop (1990) ... Uncle Feng
    Stage Door Johnny (1990) ... Liu
    Encounter of the Spooky Kind II (1990) ... Master Jiao
    Goodbye Hero (1990) ... Frank
    Slickers Vs Killers (1991) ... Owl
    Red and Black (1991) ... Kong
    Gambling Ghost (1991) ... Taoist priest
    Crazy Safari (1991) ... Taoist priest
    An Eternal Combat (1991) ... Sifu
    Money Maker (1991) ... Master Chu
    Shy Spirit (1991)    
    The Ultimate Vampire (1991) ... Master Chiu
    The Tantana (1991) ... Mud Yuet
    Spiritual Trinity (1991) ... Tien Lung
    Midnight Conjure (1991) ... Taoist [cameo]
    Legend of Wong Tai Sin (1992) ... Cho Pin [title char]
    Pom Pom and Hot Hot (1992) ... Lam Ho-Yang
    Forced Nightmare (1992)    
    Lover's Tear (1992) ... Cheng Ying
    Mr. Vampire 1992 (1992) ... Master Lam Ching Ying
    Mad Mad Ghost (1992) ... Uncle Ying
    Wizard's Curse (1992) ... Taoist priest
    Skin Striperess (1992) ... Taoist Lam
    The Musical Vampire (1992) ... Uncle Master
    China Dolls (1992) ... Motorcycle policeman
    Martial Arts Master Wong Fei Hung (1992) ... Jiubinku Kyoto
    Banana Spirit (1992) ... Master Chen Sheng
    Painted Skin (1993) ... Purple monk [cameo]
    Rape in Public Sea (1993) ... Nan
    Exorcist Master (1993) ... Uncle Nine
    The East Is Red (1993) ... Zither player [footage from 'Swordsman']
    The Green Hornet (1994)    
    The Chinese Ghostbuster (1994)    
    Kung Fu Kid (1994)    
 
 
Biography
 
  Lam Ching-Ying began his performing career as a student of China Opera under Madame Fan Fok-Fa. He specialised in playing female roles. Lam entered the film industry as a martial arts stuntman, working at both the Shaw Brothers and Golden Harvest studios. At the latter, he joined Sammo Hung's stunt team, and worked as actor in "The Magnificent Butcher". In 1985, the film "Mr. Vampire" brought him success in several official sequels to horror comedy hit. He also proved himself as a good dramatic actor in Ringo Lam's "School On Fire" and Alex Law's "Painted Faces". Lam returned to the role that made his name for two hit "Mr. Vampire" TV series. He died of liver cancer.

From the Media Asia DVD release of "Magic Cop". Born: Lam Gun Bo