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Tony Leung Chiu-Wai
Leung Chiu-Wai,  Tony Leung,  양조위,  Yang Jo-Ui
Born: June 27th, 1962 (Hong Kong)

Filmography (1983-2023)
  Actor (84 films)
    The Temptation (1983)    
    Mad, Mad 83 (1983) ... Gang leader
    Fascinating Affairs (1985) ... Ah Kit / Lee Lun-Kit
    Young Cops (1985) ... Leung Siu Po
    The Lunatics (1986) ... Doggie
    Love Unto Waste (1986) ... Tony Cheung
    Happy Go Lucky (1987) ... Wei
    People's Hero (1987) ... Ah Sai
    I Love Maria (1988) ... T. Q. Zhuang
    A City of Sadness (1989) ... Lin Wen-Ching
    My Heart Is That Eternal Rose (1989) ... Cheung
    Seven Warriors (1989) ... Wong Way-Wu
    Bullet in the Head (1990) ... Ben / Siu Bun
    Days of Being Wild (1990) ... Dressing up to go out
    The Royal Scoundrel (1991) ... Beach Boy
    Don't Fool Me (1991) ... Cheung Ho Kit
    Fantasy Romance (1991) ... Stupid Shing
    The Great Pretenders (1991) ... Snake Wai
    The Tigers (1991) ... Dandruff / Tau-Pi
    A Chinese Ghost Story III (1991) ... Monk Fong
    The Banquet (1991) ... Wai Chai
    Come Fly the Dragon (1991)    
    Hard Boiled (1992) ... Tony/Alan
    Lucky Encounter (1992) ... King
    The Days of Being Dumb (1992) ... Fred Tung
    Three Summers (1992) ... Wai
    Butterfly & Sword (1993) ... Meng Sing-Wan
    The Eagle Shooting Heroes (1993) ... O Yang Fong / Wicked
    Tom, Dick and Hairy (1993) ... Tom Chan
    Hero from Beyond the Boundary of Time (1993) ... Wai Siu Bo
    The Magic Crane (1993) ... Ma Kwun-Mo
    End of the Road (1993) ... Fan Long
    Two of a Kind (1993) ... Billy / Lam Tai-Chi
    He Ain't Heavy, He's My Father! (1993) ... Chor Yuen
    Always Be the Winners (1994) ... Master Sha
    Chungking Express (1994) ... Policeman 663
    The Returning (1994) ... Lee Yick Cheung
    Ashes of Time (1994) ... Blind Swordsman
    Tomorrow (1995)    
    Mack the Knife (1995) ... Dr. Lau Mack
    Heaven Can't Wait (1995) ... Wong Tai Fung
    Blind Romance (1996) ... Wing Chi Wing
    War of the Under World (1996) ... Hong Fei
    Happy Together (1997) ... Lai Yiu-Fai
    97 Aces Go Places (1997) ... Chui Cheong/Drunk Gun
    Chinese Midnight Express (1997) ... Ching On
    The Longest Nite (1998) ... Sam
    Timeless Romance (1998) ... Yut Lo
    Your Place or Mine! (1998) ... Tony Cheung Suk Wai
    Flowers of Shanghai (1998) ... Wang Liansheng
    Buenos Aires - Zero Degree (1999)    
    Gorgeous (1999) ... Albert
    Tokyo Raiders (2000) ... Lin
    In the Mood for Love (2000) ... Chow Mo-Wan
    Healing Hearts (2000) ... Lawrence Ching
    Fighting for Love (2001) ... Veg Chiang Tung-Choi
    Love Me, Love My Money (2001) ... Richard Ma
    Cause - Birth of Hero (2002) ... Himself
    Chinese Odyssey 2002 (2002) ... Li Yilong
    Infernal Affairs (2002) ... Chan Wing-Yan
    Hero (2002) ... Broken Sword
    1:99 Shorts (2003) ... 10)
    My Lucky Star (2003) ... Lau Lui Po / Guard Lai Ma Po
    Infernal Affairs III (2003) ... Chan Wing-yan
    Sound of Colors (2003) ... Ho Yuk Ming
    Super Model (2004) ... Interviewee praising Mandom
    2046 (2004) ... Chow Ho Wan
    Seoul Raiders (2005) ... Lam
    Confession of Pain (2006) ... Insp. Lau Ching-Hei
    Lust, Caution (2007) ... Mr. Yee
    Red Cliff (2008) ... General Zhou Yu
    Red Cliff: Part 2 (2009) ... Viceroy Zhou Yu
    The Founding of a Republic (2009)    
    The Great Magician (2012) ... Zhang Xian
    Five Demon Traps (2012)    
    The Silent War (2012) ... He Bing
    The Grandmaster (2013) ... Ip Man
    See You Tomorrow (2016) ... Chen Mo
    Monster Hunt 2 (2018) ... Tu Sigu
    Europe Raiders (2018) ... Lin Zai-Feng
    Fox Hunt (2021)    
    Where the Wind Blows (2022)    
    Hidden Blade (2023) ... Director He
    The Goldfinger (2023)    
  Singer (3 films)
    Blind Romance (1996)    
    Infernal Affairs (2002)    
    My Lucky Star (2003)    
  Born in 1962 in Hong Kong. At the age of 19, he joined the TVB Actor Training Class, which marked the beginning of his acting career. He made his first appearance in the TV series "Young Heroes" with a small role, and went on to star in a long list of TV dramas, including "Royal Tramp" with Alan Tam, "Young Policemen", "Heaven Sword and Dragon Sabre", "New Handsome Siblings", and "Ode to Gallantry".

In the mid-80s, Leung made his foray into movies, and later ventured into singing as well. In 1991, he embarked on a professional relationship with director Wong Kar Wai, and together, they created six iconic movies that garnered Leung a cult following and high acclaim in the film industry. His collaboration with Wong Kar Wai, including films like "Days of Being Wild", "Chungking Express", "Ashes of Time", "In the Mood for Love", "2046", and "The Grandmaster", solidified his status as a versatile and talented actor.

Leung's outstanding performances have been recognized with numerous awards throughout his career. He has won the Hong Kong Film Award for Best Actor five times and as a Supporting Actor twice, in addition to winning the Golden Horse Award twice. His exceptional talent and dedication to his craft were also acknowledged on the international stage when he won the Best Actor award at the Cannes Film Festival in 2000 for his role in "In the Mood for Love".

In his personal life, Leung is known to be married to actress Carina Lau, whom he has been in a relationship with since the 1990s. The couple tied the knot in 2008 in a private ceremony, and their marriage has been regarded as one of the enduring relationships in the Hong Kong entertainment industry.

Despite his success, Leung remains known for his humility and professionalism. He has a reputation for being meticulous in his approach to his roles, often immersing himself deeply into the characters he portrays. His performances are characterized by subtlety and depth, as he effortlessly conveys complex emotions on the screen.

In addition to his successful acting career, Leung is also known for his philanthropic efforts. He has been involved in various charitable causes, including supporting animal welfare organizations and advocating for animal rights. He has also been actively engaged in promoting cultural heritage, particularly Chinese culture and traditions, and has a keen interest in calligraphy and painting.

Leung's dedication to his craft, his passion for acting, and his contributions to the film industry have earned him a devoted fan base and immense respect from his peers.