Tony Leung Chiu Wai

Tony Leung Chiu Wai

Highest Rated: 100% Bullet in the Head (Die xue jie tou) (1990)

Lowest Rated: 40% See You Tomorrow (2016)

Birthday: Jun 27, 1962

Birthplace: Hong Kong

Born in Hong Kong, with ancestry in Taishan, Guangdong, China, Tony Leung was brought up by his mother in a single-parent family. In 1982, after passing the training courses of the television channel TVB, Tony Leung became an actor and became known for his comedy roles in television and film.Many consider Tony Leung's role in director John Woo's 1992 action film Hard Boiled as his breakthrough role in film. However, Leung first gained international exposure after starring in A City of Sadness, which won the Venice Golden Lion. Leung often collaborates with director Wong Kar-wai and has appeared in many of his films. His most notable of Wong Kar-wai's films include Chungking Express (1994), Happy Together (1997), and In the Mood for Love (2000), for which he won the Best Actor award at Cannes.He is considered by many to be the finest actor of his generation in Hong Kong. Robert de Niro, who is an admirer of his work, has called Leung Asia's answer to Clark Gable. He is good friends with actor and comedian Stephen Chow.Carina Lau, a fellow actress, has been in a steady relationship with him since 1989.Leung speaks impeccable English and is well read and well versed on historic issues. To date, he has not done a Hollywood movie, but is primed to appear in one after signing on with an American film agent.

Highest Rated Movies



No Score Yet Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings Actor 2021
56% Monster Hunt 2 (Zhuo Yao Ji 2) Tu Sigu $0.7M 2018
40% See You Tomorrow Actor 2016
69% The Taking of Tiger Mountain Hawk $0.3M 2015
78% The Grandmaster Ip Man $6.4M 2013
No Score Yet The Silent War He Bing 2012
No Score Yet The Great Magician (Daai mo seut si) Chang Hsien 2011
91% Red Cliff (Chi Bi) Zhou Yu $0.6M 2009
No Score Yet Red Cliff Part II (Chi Bi 2) Zhou Yu 2009
78% Ashes of Time Redux Blind Swordsman 2008
72% Lust, Caution Mr. Yee $4.7M 2007
No Score Yet Seung sing (Confession of Pain) Actor 2006
86% 2046 Chow Mo Wan $1.3M 2005
No Score Yet Seoul Raiders Lam 2005
95% Hero Broken Sword $53.6M 2004
No Score Yet Ultimate Fight Director 2004
No Score Yet Ultimate Fight Director 2004
No Score Yet Dei gwong tit (Sound of Colors) Actor 2003
No Score Yet My Lucky Star Lai Liu Po 2003
94% Infernal Affairs (Mou gaan dou) Chan Wing Yan 2002
No Score Yet Chinese Odyssey 2002 Actor 2002
No Score Yet Tung gui mat yau (Fighting for Love) Actor 2001
90% In the Mood for Love Chow 2001
No Score Yet Love Me, Love My Money (Yau ching yam shui baau) Actor 2001
No Score Yet Healing Hearts Actor 2000
No Score Yet Dong jing gong lüe (Tokyo Raiders) Lin 2000
No Score Yet Gorgeous (Boh lee chun) Albert 1999
90% Flowers of Shanghai (Hai shang hua) Wang Lingsheng 1998
No Score Yet Liu mang yi sheng (Doctor Mack) Dr. Lau Mack 1998
No Score Yet Longest Nite Actor 1998
No Score Yet Chiu si hung yiu oi (Timeless Romance) Actor 1998
No Score Yet Your Place or Mine Actor 1998
79% Happy Together (Chun gwong cha sit) Lai Yiu-fai 1997
73% Cyclo Actor 1996
87% Chungking Express Cop 663 1996
No Score Yet War of the Underworld (Xong xing zi: Zhi jiang hu da feng bao) Hong Fei 1996
No Score Yet Jiu shi shen gun (Gau sai san gwan) (Heaven Can't Wait) Wong Tai-Fung 1995
No Score Yet Dream Lover Actor 1995
No Score Yet Always Be the Winners (Shen long du sheng zhi qi kai de sheng) (All of the Winners) Actor 1994
No Score Yet Returning (Dang chuek lei wooi loi) Actor 1994
No Score Yet Xin xian he shen zhen (The Magic Crane) Ma Kwun-mo 1993
No Score Yet Tom, Dick, and Hairy (Feng chen san xia) Tom Chan 1993
No Score Yet Se diu ying hung ji dung sing sai jau (The Eagle Shooting Heroes) Ou-yang Feng 1993
No Score Yet Butterfly and Sword Meng Sing Wan 1993
No Score Yet He Ain't Heavy, He's My Father (Xin nan xiong nan di) Actor 1993
No Score Yet End of the Road Fan Long 1993
No Score Yet Yi yu zhi mo lu ying xiong (A Home Too Far II) Actor 1993
No Score Yet Hero from Beyond the Boundary of Time Wai Siu-Bo 1993
No Score Yet The Days of Being Dumb (Ya Fei yu Ya Ji) Fred Tung 1992
94% Lat sau san taam (Hard-Boiled) Tony 1992
No Score Yet Ti dao bao (Lucky Encounter) Actor 1992
No Score Yet Three Summers (Ge ge de qing ren) Actor 1992
No Score Yet Fan dou ma liu (Come Fly the Dragon) Actor 1992
No Score Yet The Tigers (Wu hu jiang zhi jue lie, Jin pai wu hu jiang) Actor 1991
No Score Yet Fantasy Romance (Mo hua qing) Stupid Shing 1991
No Score Yet Sha Tan-Zi yu Zhou Shih-Nai (Son of the Beach) (The Royal Scoundrel) Actor 1991
No Score Yet A Chinese Ghost Story III Fong 1991
No Score Yet I Love Maria Actor 1990
100% Bullet in the Head (Die xue jie tou) Actor 1990
100% Bei qing cheng shi (A City of Sadness) Actor 1989
No Score Yet Seven Warriors (Zhong yi qun ying) Actor 1989
No Score Yet People's Hero Sai 1987
No Score Yet Love Unto Waste (Dei ha ching) Tony 1986
No Score Yet The Lunatics (Din lo jing juen) Doggie 1986


Chow Mo Wan says: Love is all a matter of timing. Its no good meeting the right person too soon or too late.