Chow Yun-Fat

Chow Yun-Fat

Hong Kong actor
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Full name at birth
Chow Yun-Fat
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Claim to fame
Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon
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Date of birth
8 May 1955
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Place of birth
Hong Kong, China
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Age
66
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Actor
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6' 1" (185 cm)
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Tall stature
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Net worth
$100,000,000 USD
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Partner: Jasmine Chow (Married)
1986-
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I was lucky that Andy Tennant changed a lot of the dialogue. The original draft had language the way Rex Harrison speaks, talking in old Oxford English, it was almost like Shakespeare, but Andy modernized it.
  • Tri-lingual, speaking Cantonese, Mandarin, and English.
  • Won Taiwan Golden Horse "Best Actor" Awards Two Times: Hong Kong 1941, 1985. An Autumn's Tale, 1987.
  • Attempted suicide over the break-up after 5-year (1978-1983) romance with popular TV star Idy Chan.
  • Chosen one of 50 Most Beautiful People by People Magazine in 2002.
  • He helped Andy Lau in his movie career, after it almost crashed when he refused to sign a contract with TVB, which made him blacklisted from Hong Kong Television.

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