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Shu Chen (I) (1920–2006)

Shu Chen was born in 1920 in Shanghai, China as Zhitong Chen. He was an actor, known for The Last Emperor (1987), Shanghai Triad (1995) and Kai qiang, wei ta song xing! (1982). He died on October 17, 2006 in Shanghai. See full bio »


(age 86) in Shanghai, China

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Known For

The Last Emperor Chang Chinghui
Tai-Pan Actor


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 2001 Pavilion of Women
Head Servant
 1995 Shanghai Triad
Shi Ye
 1987 The Last Emperor
Chang Chinghui (as Chen Shu)
 1986 Tai-Pan
 1963 Fei dao Hua
Niu Yaozhu
 1960 Master Qiao Mounts the Sedan
Xinhui Lan
 1959 Master Qiao Mounts the Sedan
Xinhui Lan
 1959 New Story of an Old Soldier
Old man Wang
 1956 For Peace
Song Xi-geng
 1954 Reconnaissance Across the Yangtze
Chief of staff

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Chen Shu

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He got a nickname "director of intelligence" (in Chinese, "Qing bao chu zhang") because of his outstanding performance in Reconnaissance Across the Yangtze (1954) and the remake Reconnaissance Across the Yangtze (1974). See more »

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