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Tony Ching Siu-Tung
Chan Siu-Tung,  Chen Siu-Tung,  Cheng Hsiao-Tung,  Cheng Shao-Tung,  Chin Sui-Tung
Born: October 31st, 1953 (China)





 
Filmography (1966-2019)
 
  Actor (36 films)
    Come Drink with Me (1966) ... Boy monk who gets dart in eye
    The Jade Raksha (1968) ... Master Yan's thug [extra]
    Vengeance Is a Golden Blade (1969) ... Long's man (green dress)
    The Angry River (1971) ... [Extra]
    Ambush (1971) ... Han Chung's bandit
    Lady of the Law (1971) ... Bandit [extra]
    The Golden Lion (1971) ... Wang's thug with eye-patch
    The Casino (1972) ... Casino thug
    Pursuit (1972) ... Apple thief
    The 14 Amazons (1972) ... Soldier [extra]
    Intimate Confessions of a Chinese Courtesan (1972) ... Wu's thug
    Hap Ki Do (1972) ... Black Bear student
    The Life for Sale (1972)    
    None But the Brave (1973) ... [Extra]
    Superior Youngster (1973) ... [Extra]
    The Rats (1973)    
    This Time I'll Make You Rich (1974) ... Ship cook/Thug
    Supremo (1974) ... Casino clerk Xiao Liu-Zi
    The Shaolin Boxer (1974) ... Thug
    Stoner (1974) ... Gang member
    The Tournament (1974) ... Japanese student
    The Tea House (1974) ... Boss Lui's gangster
    The Last Message (1975) ... Scuba diving student
    The Big Holdup (1975) ... Thug at billiard room
    Beautiful Vixen (1976) ... Third robber
    Snake Shadow, Lama Fist (1979) ... Ching Keung
    Funny Children (1979)    
    Monkey Kung Fu (1979) ... Wei Chung
    He Who Never Dies (1979)    
    Disco Bumpkins (1980) ... Action director
    The Master Strikes (1980) ... Lung
    Young Outcasts (1980)    
    Goodbye Hero (1990) ... movie director
    The Banquet (1991)    
    The Twin Dragons (1992) ... Violinist
    Cause - Birth of Hero (2002) ... Himself
  Director (18 films)
    Duel to the Death (1983)    
    Nepal Affair (1986)    
    A Chinese Ghost Story (1987)    
    A Terra-Cotta Warrior (1989)    
    Swordsman (1990)    
    A Chinese Ghost Story II (1990)    
    The Raid (1991)    
    A Chinese Ghost Story III (1991)    
    Swordsman 2 (1992)    
    The East Is Red (1993)    
    Executioners (1993)    
    Wonder Seven (1994)    
    The Scripture with No Words (1996)    
    Conman in Tokyo (2000)    
    Naked Weapon (2002)    
    An Empress and the Warriors (2008)    
    The Sorcerer and the White Snake (2011)    
    Jade Dynasty (2019)    
  Writer (2 films)
    Duel to the Death (1983)    
    Wonder Seven (1994)    
  Action Director (28 films)
    I Love Maria (1988)    
    Royal Tramp (1992)    
    Royal Tramp II (1992)    
    The Moon Warriors (1992)    
    Butterfly & Sword (1993)    
    The Heroic Trio (1993)    
    Flying Dagger (1993)    
    Holy Weapon (1993)    
    Future Cops (1993)    
    The Mad Monk (1993)    
    Executioners (1993)    
    Love on Delivery (1994)    
    Hong Niang (1998)    
    The Blacksheep Affair (1998)    
    The Duel (2000)    
    Shaolin Soccer (2001)    
    My School Mate, the Barbarian (2001)    
    Hero (2002)    
    House of Flying Daggers (2004)    
    Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)    
    The Warlords (2007)    
    Butterfly Lovers (2008)    
    Kung Fu Dunk (2008)    
    An Empress and the Warriors (2008)    
    The Treasure Hunter (2009)    
    Future X-Cops (2010)    
    Just Call Me Nobody (2010)    
    The Sorcerer and the White Snake (2011)    
  Producer (3 films)
    The Heroic Trio (1993)    
    Executioners (1993)    
    Tang Dynasty's Mystery Map (2012)    
  Executive Director (1 film)
    Swordsman (1990)    
  Assistant Director (1 film)
    The Criminals (1976)    
  Action Choreographer (14 films)
    Cherie (1984)    
    Happy Ghost III (1986)    
    A Better Tomorrow II (1987)    
    The Eighth Happiness (1988)    
    The Killer (1989)    
    The Fun, the Luck and the Tycoon (1990)    
    The Raid (1991)    
    Casino Raiders II (1991)    
    Gambling Soul (1992)    
    Lucky Encounter (1992)    
    Justice, My Foot! (1992)    
    City Hunter (1993)    
    Ah Kam (1996)    
    Conman in Tokyo (2000)    
  Action Designer (1 film)
    Naked Weapon (2002)    
  Action Consultant (1 film)
    On That Night... While We Dream (2017)    
  Martial Arts Director (39 films)
    Lady of the Law (1971)    
    The 14 Amazons (1972)    
    The Rats (1973)    
    The Shaolin Boxer (1974)    
    The Tea House (1974)    
    Kidnap (1974)    
    Negotiation (1977)    
    Gambler's Delight (1978)    
    Monkey Kung Fu (1979)    
    Dragon Strikes (1979)    
    The Master Strikes (1980)    
    The Spooky Bunch (1980)    
    The Sword (1980)    
    Dangerous Encounter - 1st Kind (1980)    
    Return of the Deadly Blade (1981)    
    The Story of Woo Viet (1981)    
    Consolidated Dougherty (1981)    
    Sealed with a Kiss (1981)    
    Rolls, Rolls, I Love You (1982)    
    Once Upon a Rainbow (1982)    
    Swordsman Adventure (1983)    
    Duel to the Death (1983)    
    Twinkle Twinkle Little Star (1983)    
    Nepal Affair (1986)    
    Peking Opera Blues (1986)    
    A Chinese Ghost Story (1987)    
    All About Ah Long (1989)    
    A Terra-Cotta Warrior (1989)    
    Swordsman (1990)    
    A Chinese Ghost Story II (1990)    
    A Chinese Ghost Story III (1991)    
    Son on the Run (1991)    
    Swordsman 2 (1992)    
    Dragon Inn (1992)    
    The East Is Red (1993)    
    Wonder Seven (1994)    
    A Chinese Odyssey Part One - Pandora's Box (1995)    
    A Chinese Odyssey Part Two - Cinderella (1995)    
    The Scripture with No Words (1996)    
  Car Stunts Director (1 film)
    Rolls, Rolls, I Love You (1982)    
  Planning (4 films)
    Swordsman 2 (1992)    
    Dragon Inn (1992)    
    The East Is Red (1993)    
    Wonder Seven (1994)    
 
 
Biography
 
  Born in 1953 in Anhui, Showhsien province, but educated in Hong Kong (he studied in the Eastern Drama Academy and trained in Northern Style Kung Fu for 7 years) Ching is the son of Shaw Bros. film director Ching Kong and became a stuntman when he was 17 years old, debuting as an action director in "The 14 Amazons" directed by his father in 1972. At the same time Ching began choreographing action for several TV series including "It Takes a Thief", "Reincarnated", "Dragon Strikes", "The Roving Swordsman", and "The Spirit of the Sword".

In 1982 he debuted as a film director in "Duel To the Death", followed by "Witch From Nepal" in 1986, awarded as Best Martial Arts Choreography at the Hong Kong Film Awards. His work attracted the attention of Film Workshop Company producer Tsui Hark, who hired him as a director of "A Chinese Ghost Story" in 1986. The international success of this film encouraged a series of new projects by Tsui and Ching until 1993, when Ching created his own production company, China Entertainment.