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Andy On is a Actor Hongkongais born on 11 may 1977 at Providence (USA)

Andy On

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Birth name Andy Tien
Nationality Hong kong
Birth 11 may 1977 (47 years) at Providence (USA)

Andy On (Chinese: 安志杰; pinyin: Ān Zhìjié; Cantonese Yale: On Chi Kit) (born 11 May 1977) is a Taiwanese American actor and martial artist.

Biography

On was born on 11 May 1977, in Providence, Rhode Island. As a native of the USA, Andy On can speak English, Mandarin and a bit of Cantonese. Andy On was approached by China Star founder Charles Heung and filmmaker Tsui Hark to take over the role of one of Jet Li's film characters, Black Mask, in Black Mask 2: City of Masks (2002). Despite the poor reviews and the bad box office, Andy continued to act and, in fact, improve in not only martial arts but acting as well. Like fellow Hong Kong film star Nicholas Tse, Andy trained in martial arts under Chung Chi Li, the leader of the Jackie Chan Stunt Team. He began training with him in 2001 for the film Looking for Mister Perfect / Kei fung dik sau (2003), which was released 2 years later. Andy On trained in wushu at the Shaolin Temple and studied film fighting under former Jackie Chan Stunt Team leader Nicky Li for his first film, Looking for Mister Perfect, which was shot before Black Mask 2: City of Masks but released in 2003. Andy On continued his acting career with his fair share of injuries, sustaining a hamstring injury on the set of New Police Story (2004) in one of the two fights against Jackie Chan.

Andy on was nominated and won the Hong Kong Film Award for Best New Actor Award for his role in Star Runner / Siu nin a Fu (2003). He shared the screen with the man who influenced him, Jackie Chan, in New Police Story. Andy On has also won the Best New Artist Award in 2004 at the Hong Kong Film Awards for his role as Tank Wong in Siu nin a Fu, beating favorite Vanness Wu by only one-tenth of the votes.

Aside from his filmmaking career, On is also a singer. He has released some tracks, including a duet with Jolin Tsai called "Angel of Mine" and others. His hobbies are martial arts and video games. He continues to train in Wing Chun Kung Fu with good friend, actor and martial artist Philip Ng, and has studied Thai boxing under former world kickboxing champion and actor Billy Chau in preparing for Star Runner.

During production of The Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon (2008), Andy was hit in the face by a stuntman during an action sequence. Andy cut his lip and after seven surgeries, sports a small scar on his lip. He considers the scar a "trophy" for his hard work in the film.

Usually with

Sammo Hung
Sammo Hung
(8 films)
Daniel Lee
Daniel Lee
(4 films)
Simon Yam
Simon Yam
(7 films)
Dante Lam
Dante Lam
(3 films)
Wong Jing
Wong Jing
(3 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Andy On (39 films)

Display filmography as list

Actor

League of Gods
Origin Hong kong
Genres Fantasy, Action
Actors Jet Li, Fàn Bīngbīng (范冰冰), Tony Leung Ka-fai, Louis Koo, Huang Xiaoming, Angelababy
Roles Ji Fa
Rating45% 2.2729352.2729352.2729352.2729352.272935
Sous le règne du roi Zhou (Tony Leung Ka-Fai), un fonctionnaire entre dans sa chambre, et est dévoré par les queues monstrueuses de Daji (Fan Bingbing), sa concubine. En dehors de leur ville, plusieurs guerriers dans un wagon métallique de discuter de leurs stratégies pour libérer les gens invisibles et leur chef, lorsque Jiang Ziya (Jet Li) semble leur. Il leur dit que, lorsque le roi Zhou était plus jeune, il se laissa devenir possédé par le Dragon Noir pour sa quête du pouvoir.
League of Gods, 1h49
Origin Hong kong
Genres Fantastic, Fantasy, Action
Actors Jet Li, Fàn Bīngbīng (范冰冰), Louis Koo, Wen Zhang, Angelababy, Huang Xiaoming
Roles Ji Fa
Rating45% 2.2729352.2729352.2729352.2729352.272935
Le roi Zhou de la dynastie Shang devient un tyran à cause des manipulations de Daji, un esprit maléfique qui s’est déguisé en l’une de ses concubines.
Blackhat
Blackhat (2015)
, 2h13
Directed by Michael Mann
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Films about computing, Transport films, Sécurité informatique, Road movies, Cyberpunk films, Chase films
Actors Chris Hemsworth, Viola Davis, Holt McCallany, Tang Wei, Manny Montana, William Mapother
Roles Alex Trang
Rating54% 2.749852.749852.749852.749852.74985
At a nuclear plant in Chai Wan, Hong Kong, a hacker causes the coolant pumps to overheat and explode. Not long after in Chicago, the Mercantile Trade Exchange gets hacked, causing soy futures to rise. The Chinese government and the FBI determine that the hack was caused by a Remote Access Tool (RAT). A military officer in China's cyber warfare unit, Captain Chen Dawai (Leehom Wang), is tasked to find the people responsible for the attacks, and enlists the aid of his sister Chen Lien (Tang Wei), a networking engineer. He meets with FBI Agent Carol Barrett (Viola Davis) in Los Angeles and reveals the code in the RAT was written by himself and Nicholas Hathaway (Chris Hemsworth), his college roommate, in their school days years before Hathaway was sent to prison for an unrelated hack. Dawai asks that the FBI arrange for Hathaway to be released from prison, where he is serving a sentence for computer crimes. Hathaway is offered temporary release in exchange for his services.
SPL 2: A Time for Consequences, 2h
Directed by Soi Cheang
Origin Hong kong
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Tony Jaa, Louis Koo, Sammo Hung, Simon Yam, Andy On, Wu Jing
Rating67% 3.352123.352123.352123.352123.35212
Kit is a Hong Kong undercover cop who becomes a drug addict to infiltrate a crime syndicate which has been kidnapping people and sending them to Thailand, where the victims are killed and have their organs sold in the black market. The mastermind behind the syndicate, Mr Hung, has a rare heart condition and needs to undergo a heart transplant to prolong his life. Hung's younger brother is the ideal donor for a heart.
As the Light Goes Out, 1h56
Directed by Derek Kwok
Origin Hong kong
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action
Themes Disaster films
Actors Nicholas Tse, Shawn Yue Man Lok, Simon Yam, Hu Jun, Andy On, Michelle Bai
Roles Fai
Rating62% 3.1007153.1007153.1007153.1007153.100715
La veille de Noël à Hong Kong, les pompiers combattent un incendie qui ravage des entrepôts et qui, hors de contrôle, menace de plonger toute la ville dans l'obscurité.
For Love or Money, 1h38
Genres Romance
Actors Rain, Liu Yifei, Joan Chen, Tiffany Tang, Andy On, Sun Haiying
Rating52% 2.622242.622242.622242.622242.62224
Xu Cheng Xun (Bi Rain) est le fils d'un magnat, mais il a son propre rêve : celui d'être peintre.Il ne veut pas hériter de l'entreprise de sa famille et se contente d'être un pauvre artiste.Lu Xing (Crystal Liu) vient d'une noble famille d'aristocrate mais est devenue hôtesse de l'air afin de subvenir à ses besoins.Profondément trahie par l'homme qu'elle aimait ... Elle ne croit plus en l'amour. Tout change le jour où Lu Xing fait la connaissance de Xu Cheng Xun.
Outcast
Outcast (2014)
, 1h39
Origin France
Genres War, Action, Adventure, Historical
Actors Hayden Christensen, Nicolas Cage, Liu Yifei, Andy On, Byron Lawson
Roles Shing
Rating46% 2.308482.308482.308482.308482.30848
When the heir of the imperial throne becomes the target of assassination by his despised older brother, the young prince's only hope is the protection of his sister, and the reluctant aid of a war-weary Crusader, Jacob (Hayden Christensen), who must overcome his own personal demons and rally the assistance of the legendary Crusader-turned-bandit, Gallain (Nicolas Cage), to return the prince to his rightful place on the throne.
Once Upon a Time in Shanghai, 1h35
Directed by Wong Ching-po
Origin Hong kong
Genres Action, Crime, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films, Kung fu films, Gangster films
Actors Sammo Hung, Philip Wan-Lung Ng, Andy On, Philip Ng, Chen Kuan-tai, Yuen Cheung-Yan
Roles Long Qi
Rating67% 3.362613.362613.362613.362613.36261
Possessing unique super strength and martial arts skills since childhood, Ma Yongzhen (Philip Ng) travels from his hometown to Shanghai to seek a livelihood. There he meets rising gang boss Long Qi (Andy On), whose ruthlessness and powerful martial arts skills have put the four gang leaders of Shanghai’s reigning Axe fraternity on notice and pushed their territory from four even parts of Shanghai to just only half of it under the Axe fraternity and half under his own reign. Both youths possess insanely good martial arts skills. Ma righteously challenges Long Qi over his criminal activities at the pier with a duration of a cigarette in which if Ma won, he could have the entire truckloads of Opium for himself. Ma won the fight but instead of taking it and selling it out, he burnt the Opium right in front of Long Qi and Long Qi is impressed by Ma’s stalwart character and awesome martial arts skills. Soon, Long Qi offers to be Ma’s benefactor.
That Demon Within, 1h51
Directed by Dante Lam
Origin Hong kong
Genres Thriller, Crime
Actors Daniel Wu, Nick Cheung, Andy On, Liu Kai-chi, Dominic Lam, Stephen Au
Roles Ben Chan
Rating58% 2.9458952.9458952.9458952.9458952.945895
Reclusive cop Dave (Daniel Wu) unwittingly saves the life of criminal gang leader Hon Kong (Nick Cheung) by donating his blood, thus symbolizing that despite diametrically opposed outer appearances they are essentially made of the same stuff. The gang members hide their faces behind traditional demon masks when committing their violent crimes. During psychotic episodes Dave experiences his own demons within as he sets out to play off the gang members against each other, resulting in everyone's annihilation. It is then revealed that Dave was brought up by a high expressed emotion father in a socio-economically disadvantaged living environment. He witnessed his father's death inadvertently caused by the responsible policeman who resembled Hon Kong. As a young, innocent soul who had lost the father, he impulsively went on to take revenge, resulting in excessive guilt that predisposed the onset of psychosis later in his life. The event whereby he rescued Hon Kong reminded him of his suppressed memories as a child who had done wrong but trying the hardest to make reparation. Before his inevitable death, there was an opportunity for him to resolve his subconscious intrapersonal conflicts which was to have the courage to fix a mistake done.
Special ID
Special ID (2013)
, 1h39
Origin Chine
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure, Crime, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films, Kung fu films, Gangster films
Actors Donnie Yen, Collin Chou, Andy On, Jing Tian, Paw Hee-ching, Terence Yin
Roles Sunny
Rating55% 2.75112.75112.75112.75112.7511
Yen takes on the role of Dragon Chan, a Hong Kong undercover police officer deep within the ranks of one of China’s most ruthless underworld gangs. The leader of the gang, Hung (Collin Chou), has made it his priority to weed out the government infiltrators in his midst. Struggling to keep his family together and his identity concealed, Chan is torn between two worlds.
Unbeatable
Unbeatable (2013)
, 1h56
Directed by Dante Lam
Genres Drama, Action
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Nick Cheung, Jack Kao, Will Liu, Andy On, Stephen Au, Noel Leung
Roles Li Zi Tian
Rating71% 3.5921753.5921753.5921753.5921753.592175
Ching Fai (Nick Cheung) is a former boxing champion who has struggled since his glory days, having gone to prison over involvement with the Triads due to financial problems and now working as a taxi driver. When Triad loan sharks torch his taxi and chase him down for money he owed, Fai decides to flee to Macau to avoid them.
Angel Warriors
Genres Thriller, Action, Adventure
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Collin Chou, Yu Nan, Xing Yu, Andy On, Roy Cheung, Annie Yi
Roles Dennis
Rating44% 2.239072.239072.239072.239072.23907
Somewhere in Southeast Asia, the present day. A group of five extreme outdoor female Chinese backpackers arrives at the entrance to Kana Jungle, home of the untamed, aboriginal Tiger Tribe. The group's leader is Bai Xue (Yu Nan), a wealthy company CEO; the others are Ta (Mavis Pan), a wild animal protectionist, Yanyan (Patricia Hu), a dancer and martial artist, Tongtong (Wu Jingyi), an archaeologist and polyglot, and Bai Xue's cousin Dingdang (Wang Qiuzi), who sells outdoor clothing on the internet. All of the women have been friends since childhood; also joining them is former professional soldier Wang Laoying (Collin Chou), best friend and former comrade-in-arms of Bai Xue's late younger brother Bai Yun. Meeting them at the entrance to Kana Jungle is US-educated Dennis (Andy On), who says he's making a documentary for National Geographic, and his Tiger Tribe friend Sen (Shi Yanneng), who is engaged to Princess Haer (Wangdan Yili) and will act as guide for Dennis' group. Bai Xue's group and Dennis had met by chance in Pattaya Beach, Thailand, three days earlier and had decided to team up. However, after they're all threatened by a tiger the first night in camp, and Dennis' men suddenly produce Uzis to scare it off, the women become suspicious and next day decide to go on their own. They're later attacked by the Tiger Tribe, and Yanyan, Dingdang and Tongtong are captured for sacrifice. Ta goes missing, but Bai Xue and Laoying try to rescue their three friends. Meanwhile, Dennis' group is also attacked by the Tiger Tribe, and only he and Sen separately survive. Dennis, whose real mission was to steal the tribe's store of precious stones, reports back to his father. Enraged, the latter decides to send in an elite force of mercenaries, led by Black Dragon (Kohata Ryu), to get the job done.
Naked Soldier, 1h34
Origin Hong kong
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Sammo Hung, Ankie Beilke, Ellen Chan, Philip Wan-Lung Ng, Philip Ng, Andy On
Roles Sam Wong
Rating48% 2.413412.413412.413412.413412.41341
The story of Phoenix who was kidnapped, when she was a child, by Madame Rose after killing her family except for Phoenix's father, Interpol agent CK Lung, who is still struggling to find his daughter. Phoenix is now an assassin under Madam Rose's orders, her target was her own father.
Cold War
Cold War (2012)
, 1h42
Origin Hong kong
Genres Thriller, Action
Actors Aaron Kwok, Tony Leung Ka-fai, Charlie Yeung, Gordon Lam, Carlo Chin, Andy Lau
Roles Michael Shek
Rating65% 3.298383.298383.298383.298383.29838
The police have long been untouch-able in Hong Kong, Asia's safest city. One midnight, though, a police van carrying advanced equipment and five police officers goes missing. The kidnappers possess detailed knowledge of the police's procedures and have planned several steps ahead. The police must meet a list of demands to ensure the hostages' release, including the delivery of a large ransom. Any delay will cost lives. The clock has begun to tick.
The Viral Factor, 2h
Directed by Dante Lam
Origin Hong kong
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Sports films, Transport films, Martial arts films, Road movies, Chase films
Actors Jay Chou, Nicholas Tse, Lin Peng, Michelle Bai, Andy On, Carl Ng
Roles Sean Wong
Rating59% 2.950592.950592.950592.950592.95059
IDC (International Defense Commission) agent Sean Wong (Andy On) and his team members are in Jordan on a dangerous mission to escort a scientist named Kenner Osama Muhammad, who has stolen a copy of the smallpox virus, to Norway. On the way out of the country, the convoy were ambushed by a group of assailants. It was later revealed that Sean has betrayed the team for his own agenda and shot his colleagues Jon Man (Jay Chou) and his girlfriend Ice (Michelle Bai). Sean then escapes with Kenner and the virus. The failed mission left Ice dead while Jon has a bullet lodged in his brain with no safe way to remove it and only two weeks to live. Three months later, the crew of a freight ship on Malaysian water was found to have been infected and killed by the smallpox virus. Elsewhere, Sean contacts an arms dealer called Tyler (Jared Robinson), who suggests to mutate the virus into a biological weapon, develop a vaccine and sell it to a corrupt pharmaceutical company. In Beijing, Jon returns home to spend his remaining days with his mother (Elaine Jin), who tells him that he has a long lost brother, Man Yeung (Nicholas Tse) whom she left behind with his father, Man Tin (Liu Kai Chi).