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Yun-Fat Chow


Chow Yun Fat is a charismatic, athletically built and energetic Asian-born film star who first came to the attention of western audiences via his roles in the high-octane/blazing guns action films of maverick HK director John Woo. Chow was born in 1955 on the quiet island of Lamma, part of the then-British colony of Hong Kong, near its famous ... See full bio »
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9 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Tigre et dragon
Tigre et dragon Master Li Mu Bai
(2000)
La cité interdite
La cité interdite Emperor Ping
(2006)
Dragonball Evolution
(2009)

Filmography

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 2017 Project Gutenberg (filming)
Painter
 2016 Han zhan II
Oswald Kan
 2016 Du cheng feng yun III
Ken Shek / Ko Chun
 2015 Office
Ho Chung Ping
 2015 Du cheng feng yun II
Ken / Ko Chun
 2014 Du cheng feng yun
Ken (Shek Yat-kin) / Ko Chun (as Yun Fat Chow)
 2014 Le roi singe
Jade Emperor
 2012 Da Shang Hai
Cheng Daiqi
 2012 Tong que tai
Cao Cao
 2011 Jian dang wei ye
Yuan Shikai
 2010 Rang zi dan fei
Master Huang
 2010 Shanghai
Anthony Lan-Ting (as Chow Yun-Fat)
 2010 Kong Zi
Confucius
 2009 Dragonball Evolution
Roshi
 2008 Les orphelins de Huang Shi
Jack (Chen Hansheng)
 2007 Bloopers of the Caribbean (Video short)
Captain Sao Feng (uncredited)
 2007 Stranglehold (Video Game)
Inspector 'Tequila' Yuen (voice)
 2007 Pirates des Caraïbes - Jusqu'au bout du monde
Captain Sao Feng (as Chow Yun-Fat)
 2006 La cité interdite
Emperor Ping
 2006 Yi ma de hou xian dai sheng huo
Pan Zhichang
 2004 Du zi deng dai
Chow Yun-Fat
 2003 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Video Game)
Li Mu Bai
 2003 Le gardien du manuscrit sacré
Monk With No Name (as Chow Yun-Fat)
 2000 Tigre et dragon
Master Li Mu Bai (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1999 Anna et le roi
King Mongkut (as Chow Yun-Fat)
 1999 Le corrupteur
Nick Chen (as Chow Yun-Fat)
 1998 Un tueur pour cible
John Lee (as Chow Yun-Fat)
 1995 He ping fan dian
The Killer (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1994 L'arnaqueur de Hong Kong
Ko Chun / 'The God of Gamblers' (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1994 Hua qi Shao Lin
Chang Cheng
 1992 Xia dao Gao Fei
Gou Fei (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1992 À toute épreuve
Insp. 'Tequila' Yuen
 1992 Wo ai niu wen chai
Ng Shan-shui (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1991 Gam yuk fung wan II: To faan
Chung Tin Ching (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1991 Les associés
Red Bean Puddin - Joe (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1990 Dou hap
Ko Chun / 'The God of Gamblers' (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1990 Gat seng gung ziu
Lam Bo Sun / Mr. Stink (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1989 Dou san
Ko Chun / 'The God of Gamblers' (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1989 Le syndicat du crime 3
Mark Gor (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1989 Wo zai hei she hui de ri zi
Li Man-Ho (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1989 Ban wo chuang tian ya
Lau Chung Pong / 'Mew-Mew' (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1989 The Killer
Ah Jong (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1989 Ah Long dik goo si
Ah-Long Yeung (as Chow Yun Fatt)
 1988 Yi dan hong chun
Officer Dick Lee Chiu (as Chow Yun Fatt)
 1988 Zai jian ying xiong
Hung
 1988 Yu Ta Fu chuan ji
Yu Da Fa as adult (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1988 Gong zi duo qing
Locomotive (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1988 Dai jeung foo yat gei
Chow Chen-fat (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1988 Cheung duen geuk ji luen
Joe (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1988 Lo foo chut gang
Sgt. Francis Li (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1988 Baat seng bou hei
'Handsome' Long (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1988 Jing zhuong zhui nu zi zhi er
Wong Yat Fat
 1987 Le syndicat du crime 2
Ken / Mark Lee / Mark 'Gor' (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1987 Gam yuk fung wan
41671 / Chung Tin Ching (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1987 Gui xin niang
Double Circle Pu (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1987 Flaming Brothers
Chang Ho-Tien (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1987 Chou tin dik tong wah
Samuel Pang (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1987 Cheng chong chui lui chai
Wong Yat Fat (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1987 Gong woo ching
Li Ah Chai (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1987 Xiao sheng meng jing hun
Inspector Chow (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1987 City on Fire
Ko Chow (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1987 Ying hung ho hon
Li Ah Chai (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1987 Yi ben wu yan
Hui (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1986 Ni qing wo yuan (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1986 Yi gai yun tian
Ho Ting-Bon (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1986 Yuan Zhen-Xia yu Wei Si-Li
Wei (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1986 Dei ha ching
Detective Lan (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1986 Le syndicat du crime
Mark (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1986 100 manières de tuer sa femme
Football Fat (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1986 Din lo jing juen
Chung (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1986 Chu yi shi wu
Peter (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1986 Mung chung yan
Song Yu (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1986 Qi yuan
Joe (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1986 Yang ka cheung (TV Series)
Lui Dong-bun
 1985 Mei gui di gu shi
Charles Wong / Ga-Ming (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1985 San jaat si hing - juk jaap (TV Series)
Ging Shing (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1985 Hoh bit yau ngo?
Mr. Chow (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1985 Nu ren xin
Derek Sun (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1985 Dai heung kong (TV Series)
Lok Ching Hing (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1984 Lung hei bik yan
Valentino Chow (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1984 Dang doi lai ming
Yip Kim Fay (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1984 Qing cheng zhi lian
Fan Liu-Yuan (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1984 Siu mo kong wu (TV Series)
Lingwu Chung
 1983 Shang Hai tan (TV Series)
Hui Man-keung (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1983 Fa sing
Kwong-Ping (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1983 But dou san hung (TV Series)
 1983 Xue han jin qian
Bullet (as Chow Yun-Fat)
 1983 Shang Hai tan xu ji (TV Movie) (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1983 Bo yum yan (TV Series)
Wai Yip-Cheung
 1982 Fo fung wong (TV Series)
Ngai Chun (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1982 Sou hat yi (TV Series)
Beggar So (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1982 Xun cheng ma
Fu Jun (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1982 Lei tou
 1982 Lie tou
Nguyen Dich (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1982 Ai yu kuang chao
Ko Ming-Chung (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1981 Woo Yuet dik goo si
Wu Yuet (as Chow Yun-Fat)
 1981 Chin wong kwun ying wui (TV Series)
Lung
 1981 Zhi fa zhe (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1980 Shi ba
Git (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1980 Xi gan xian
Chu Ka-Wah (as Chow Yun-Fat)
 1980 Ban ye
Jen Lung (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1979 Mong chung yan (TV Series)
Ching Wai
 1978 Jing wang shuang xiong
Ng To (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1978 Keung yan (TV Series) (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1978 'O' nu
Kuan Yen-Ping (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1977 Ru ce (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1977 Ga bin (TV Series)
 1976 Saat sau qi shi er siu si (TV Series)
Leui Gong (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1976 Lao jia xie pai gu ye zi (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1976 Chi nu (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1976 Xin Su xiao mei san nan xin lang (as Chow Yun Fat)
 1976 Tou tai ren (as Chow Yun Fat)
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Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 8 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Chow Anderson | Amon Chow | Yuen Fat Chow | Yun Fat Chow | Chow Yuen Fat | Chow Yun Fat | Chow Yun Fatt | Chow Yun-Fat | Runfa Zhou

Height:

6' 1" (1.86 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

In the West audiences think I am a stereotyped action star, or that I always play hitmen or killers. But in Hong Kong, I did a lot of comedy, many dramatic films, and most of all, romantic roles, lots of love stories. I was like a romance novel hero. See more »

Trivia:

After a first unsuccessful marriage with a fellow Hong Kong star actress, he fell in love and re-married the daughter of one of the richest Chinese dynastic scions from Singapore. See more »

Trademark:

Chow often is seen with a trademark toothpick in his mouth, particularly in his films with John Woo. See more »

Nickname:

Faat "Gor" See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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