Birth Place Matching "Guangdong, China" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Kris Wu
Actor | xXx: Return of Xander Cage
Kris Wu (Chinese name: Wu Yifan) is a Chinese-Canadian actor, singer, and songwriter, active in China. He has starred in many Chinese box office hits, such as Somewhere Only We Know (2015), Mr. Six (2015), Mei ren yu (2016), and Sweet Sixteen (2016), and Journey to the West: The Demons Strike Back ...
Producer | Ci ke Nie Yin Niang
Of the ten films that Hsiao-Hsien Hou directed between 1980 and 1989, seven received best film or best director awards from prestigious international films festivals in Venice, Berlin, Hawaii, and the Festival of the Three Continents in Nantes. In a 1988 worldwide critics' poll, Hou was championed ...
5. Kien Shih
Actor | Enter the Dragon
Kien Shih was born on January 1, 1913 in Shígang Village, Panyu, Guangdong, China as Wing-Cheung Shek. He is known for his work on Enter the Dragon (1973), Huang Fei Hong yi qu Ding Cai Pao (1974) and The Whirlwind Knight (1969). He died on June 3, 2009 in Hong Kong, China.
6. Kim Chan
Actor | Lethal Weapon 4
Born in China, Kim Chan fled China in 1928 with his father Lem and two older sisters. Settling first in Rhode Island, then in New York, Kim left his family after his father caught him lying about an afternoon spent at the cinema. Faced with an ultimatum, Kim left for years as a day laborer, ...
7. Lung Ti
Actor | Ying hung boon sik
Lung Ti was born on August 19, 1946 in Guangdong Province, China as Tam Fu Wing. He is an actor and director, known for A Better Tomorrow (1986), Drunken Master II (1994) and Dynasty of Blood (1973). He has been married to Min-Ming Tao since May 22, 1975. They have one child.
8. Eddy Ko
Actor | The Martian
Although he remains one of Hong Kong's most bankable and well-regarded actors, Eddy Ko Hung's career - which began in 1967 at the Shaw Brothers studio - had already slowed and he was being cast in more secondary roles.
He starred in a string of epics in the 1970s and became a household name after ...
10. Chia-Liang Liu
Actor | Jui kuen II
Chia-Liang Liu was born on August 1, 1936 in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. He is known for his work on Drunken Master II (1994), My Young Auntie (1981) and Legendary Weapons of China (1982). He was married to Jing-Jing Yung and Hsiu-Hsia Ho. He died on June 25, 2013 in Hong Kong, China.
11. Fruit Chan
Actor | Ji dong qi xia
Shui-Fan Fung was born in Guangdong, China in 1945 to a Cantonese opera family. He joined show business in 1971, working with Television Broadcast Limited (TVB), where he appeared in a number of TV series. In 1976, he joined Commercial Television (CTV) as a producer and worked there until its ...
20. Chih-Hung Kuei
Director | Hai wai qing ge
Chih-Hung Kuei was born on December 20, 1937 in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. He was a director and assistant director, known for Love Song Over the Sea (1970), Nu sha shou (1971) and Si yiu (1981). He died on October 1, 1999 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
26. Alan Tang
Actor | Zoi jeung gong woo
Alan Tang, named Tang Kwong Wing, was born September 20, 1946, the year of the dog, in Guangzhou, PRC. He was the youngest of four children having two older brothers and one older sister.
His early education was at the New Method College or the Sun Fat College. After graduation and having armed ...
27. Tak-Hing Kwan
When he was 13 years old, he joined an entertainment troupe on tour of Singapore. During these years he began to study performing. In 1932 he debuted in the film "Gor Nui Ching Chiu" ("Sentimental Song of Companions' Tide") playing a bit part, shot in San Francisco (USA). Soon he came back to Hong ...
29. Lan Law
Actress | Bao lie xing jing
Helena Law Lan had never married, and her actual name is "LO Yin Ying", but her stage name is "Law Lan", after the Cantonese pronunciation of Sophia Loren's last name. Her family used to be fairly well-off, because her father was a soap merchant who supplied to major hotels in Hong Kong, and the ...
30. Eric Lee
Actor | Big Trouble in Little China
Eric started his training with his father after dinner. The martial art was Choi Li Fut. At that time, everybody practiced Kung Fu. Eric Lee was inspired by the black and white series Won Duck Hing. At the age of 15 his formal martial arts training started. Now he trained some Wing Chun and ...
31. Tyrus Wong
Animation Department | Bambi
Tyrus Wong was born on October 25, 1910 in Taishan, Guangdong Province, China as Wong Gen Yeo. He is known for his work on Bambi (1942), When the World Breaks (2010) and How to Live Forever (2009). He was married to Ruth Ng Kim. He died on December 30, 2016 in Sunland, California, USA.
34. Hoi-San Kwan
Actor | Lat sau san taam
Hoi-San Kwan was born on October 23, 1925 in Guangzhou, Guangdong, Republic of China as Ming-Kok Kwan. He was an actor, known for Hard Boiled (1992), Lee Rock (1991) and Project A (1983). He was married to Di-Rong Zeng. He died on September 11, 2006 in Hong Kong.
36. Mabel Cheung
Director | Fei fat yi man
After graduating from the University of Hong Kong with a major in English literature and psychology, did graduate work in drama and creative writing at Bristol University in England. Returned to Hong Kong in 1978 to become the chief writer and director at a Hong Kong TV station. In 1981, began ...
37. Ricky Hui
Actor | Geung see sin sang
Ricky Hui was born in Panyu, Guangdong, China on August 3, 1946. Ricky and his family moved to Hong Kong in 1950. His father played the violin and his mother loved Cantonese opera, therefore, Ricky and his siblings loved music and acting. Ultimately, Ricky and his brothers, Michael Hui and Samuel ...
44. Can-zhao Lam
Editor | The Dog
Lam Can-zhao is a young film auteur born in the south of China in December 1994. His cinematic directorial debut was at the age of 20 with The Dog, a low-budget independent film brought this new director to the fore. In 2018, his second feature Animal World premiered at the 29th Carthage Film ...
49. Pik-Wan Tang
Actress | Guan gong yue xia shi diao chan
Pik-Wan Tang was born on January 1, 1926 in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. She is known for her work on Guan gong yue xia shi diao chan (1956), She Shoots Straight (1990) and Yue Fei chu shi (1962). She died on March 25, 1991 in Hong Kong, China.