Collin Chou was born in Taiwan. He has eight brothers and four sisters. He begantraining in Martial Arts when he was four years old. By the age of twelve, he beganhis film career as a stunt man. After six years of being a stunt man, he finallylanded his first leading role. Then he left acting for two years, he went and servedin the Taiwan Army. After he left the Army, he moved to Hong Kong to continue hisacting career. Chou, who performs a majority of his own stunts, exploded into the action scene andappeared in more than thirty featured films, by action directors such as Sammo Hung,Tony Ching, Corey Yuen, Tsui Hark, and Yuen Wo Ping. Chou was also a former memberof Sammo Hung's Stuntman Team. Some of Chou's action work include the garage fightfrom "License to Steal" and his two fights with Jet Li in "Bodyguard from Beijing"and "My Father is a Hero". "The Matrix" was a first American film that Chou played a part in. He then was putin the sequal to "The Matrix", "The Matrix Reloaded" where he played Seraph, theguardian of the Oracle. Collin Chou is also fluent in English, Cantonese, and Mandarin.