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Chingmy Yau is a Actor Chinoise born on 16 may 1968

Chingmy Yau

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Nationality Chine
Birth 16 may 1968 (56 years)

Chingmy Yau Suk-zing (born 16 May 1968) is a retired Hong Kong actress. She entered the Hong Kong film industry after competing in the 1987 Miss Hong Kong Beauty Pageant.

She was one of the leading actresses in the late 1980s and early 1990s, next to Maggie Cheung, Brigitte Lin and Cheung Man. She was cast in a series of Category III films, though she never appeared nude in any of them. The most notable of these was Naked Killer (1992). During the height of her success, she regularly starred alongside superstars like Jet Li, Andy Lau, Stephen Chow, Ekin Cheng, and Jackie Chan.

Yau received four Hong Kong Film Award nominations for her acting: for Best Supporting Actress in 1992 for Lee Rock, and for Best Actress in 1993 for Naked Killer, in 1996 for I'm Your Birthday Cake, and in 1999 for Hold You Tight.

In 1999 she married Hong Kong fashion designer Shen Jiawei, founder of Hong Kong-based fashion company I.T. They have three children together.

Biography

Chingmy Yau participe au concours de Miss Hong Kong en 1987, ce qui lui ouvre des opportunités pour débuter une carrière d'actrice. Elle tourne ainsi de nombreux films à Hong Kong entre 1988 et 1997, avant de mettre un terme à sa carrière.

Elle connaît notamment la célébrité après une apparition dans le film Tricky Brains (1991) avec Stephen Chow. Collaborant à plusieurs reprises avec ce dernier, elle est ainsi considérée comme l'une des nombreuses « filles de Sing ». En 1992, elle joue dans Naked Killer, qui est l'un de ses principaux succès et lui vaut l'une de ses quatre nominations aux Hong Kong Film Awards.

Usually with

Wong Jing
Wong Jing
(25 films)
Lee Siu-kei
Lee Siu-kei
(14 films)
Andy Lau
Andy Lau
(13 films)
Andrew Lau
Andrew Lau
(7 films)
Sandra Ng
Sandra Ng
(10 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Chingmy Yau (35 films)

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Actress

Lawyer Lawyer, 1h25
Origin Hong kong
Genres Comedy
Actors Stephen Chow, Karen Mok, Chingmy Yau, Cheung Tat-ming, Vincent Kok, Tats Lau Yee-Tat
Roles Lotus Shui
Rating62% 3.100923.100923.100923.100923.10092
Stephen Chow is Chan Mong-Gut, a famous Chinese lawyer, who must defend his apprentice Foon, who got framed for murder, in court.
Young and Dangerous 2, 1h41
Directed by Andrew Lau
Origin Hong kong
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Gangster films
Actors Ekin Cheng, Jordan Chan, 黎姿 (en anglais : Gigi Lai, lychee, JJ. ), Sandra Ng, Simon Yam, Chingmy Yau
Roles Ding Yiu
Rating65% 3.2933853.2933853.2933853.2933853.293385
The re-informed with the events of the previous film. In a flashback to Young and Dangerous, "Chicken" Chiu (Jordan Chan) heads into exile and decides to go to Taiwan, after a failed hit. The first part of the movie details the events leading up to his return to Hong Kong, following the death of his boss "Uncle Bee" (Frankie Ng). In Taiwan, Chicken's cousin introduces him to the "San Luen" Triad, headed by an influential Taiwanese senator. Although the atmosphere in the city is quite different than Hong Kong, Chicken gains the senator's favor by assassinating his rival. Pleased with the youth's initiative, he promotes Chicken to branch leader and does not even mind Chicken having been smitten with his beautiful mistress. Upon hearing news of Bee's death, Chicken returns to Hong Kong and helps best friend Chan Ho Nam (Ekin Cheng) to get rid of corrupt "Hung Hing" Chairman "Ugly Kwan" (Francis Ng).
Young and Dangerous 3, 1h38
Directed by Andrew Lau
Origin Hong kong
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Gangster films
Actors Ekin Cheng, Jordan Chan, 黎姿 (en anglais : Gigi Lai, lychee, JJ. ), Karen Mok, Jerry Lamb, Simon Yam
Rating64% 3.2479953.2479953.2479953.2479953.247995
Weeks after Chan Ho Nam (Ekin Cheng) is elected branch leader of Causeway Bay of the "Hung Hing" Society, "Chicken" Chiu (Jordan Chan), after joining the Taiwanese "San Luen" triad, is reinstated into Hung Hing by Chairman Chiang Tin Sung (Simon Yam). At the same time, rival triad "Tung Sing", led by "Camel" Lok (Chan Wai Man) begins to make a name for itself, establishing bars and clubs alongside Hung Hing's areas of operations. Things become heated when Tung Sing member "Crow" (Roy Cheung) fuels a deep-seated rivalry between him and Ho Nam, with the threat of open war between the two societies. Meanwhile, Ho Nam's stuttering girlfriend Smartie (Gigi Lai), who was critically injured in a vehicular accident and slipped into a coma, reawakens but with no prior memories to her meeting with Ho Nam for the first time. Regardless, Ho Nam assures her he and his friends will protect her. To add in a stick of comedy, Father "Lethal Weapon" Lam (Spencer Lam) introduces his daughter Shuk Fan (Karen Mok) to Chicken, having been good friends and a source of advice for him.
Satan Returns, 1h37
Origin Hong kong
Genres Thriller, Action, Horror, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films, Ghost films, Serial killer films, Vampires in film
Actors Donnie Yen, Chingmy Yau, Kingdom Yuen, Francis Ng, Dayo Wong, Lee Lik-chi
Roles Chan Shou-Ching
Rating49% 2.4766052.4766052.4766052.4766052.476605
Madam Chan Sau-ching (Chingmy Yau) of the Complaints Against Police Organisation has been having the same nightmare where she sees a woman with her heart taken out and dies while being inverted on a cross. Later, during an incident where she encountered robbers, Ching, who has never held a gun before, gained magic power and was able to shoot the robber dead. Afterwards, Ching saw the most horrible image that was in her nightmare: the corpse of the woman hanging on the inverted cross.
High Risk
High Risk (1995)
, 1h41
Directed by Corey Yuen, Wong Jing
Origin Hong kong
Genres Martial arts, Comedy, Action, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Jet Li, Jacky Cheung, Chingmy Yau, Charlie Yeung, Billy Chow, Wu Ma
Roles Helen
Rating61% 3.0557253.0557253.0557253.0557253.055725
Kit Li, a cop on the Hong Kong Police bomb squad, responds to a call at a local school, where a terrorist group led by the Doctor, has taken a school bus hostage. He soon discovers his wife and son are on board the explosives-rigged bus. Kit sends a subordinate to disarm the bomb, but matters are complicated due to the intricate setup of the bomb, which eventually explodes, killing everyone on the bus, including Kit's family. As a result, he leaves the bomb squad, and for years, Kit serves as a stunt double for martial arts action star Frankie Lone. However, Helen, a tabloid reporter, filmed the stunt, and later discovers the bait-and-switch. She decides to use it to boost her show's ratings.
The Saint of Gamblers, 1h38
Directed by Wong Jing
Origin Hong kong
Genres Comedy, Action
Actors Chingmy Yau, Ng Man-tat, Natalis Chan, Donnie Yen, Shing Fui On, Ashton Chen
Roles Yuen-Fan
Rating50% 2.53072.53072.53072.53072.5307
Lui est le « Tyran du jeu » de Macao. Il met en avant un joueur masqué appelé le « Saint du jeu » pour le remplacer au casino. Pendant ce temps, Oncle Sam (Ng Man-tat) a perdu son gagne-pain depuis que le véritable « Saint du jeu » (Stephen Chow) a pris sa retraite, alors il part à la recherche d'un remplaçant. Il découvre « Dieu vous bénisse » (Eric Kot ), qui possède des pouvoirs extraordinaires, et le prend sous son aile. Ce nouveau joueur rencontre Ho (Chingmy Yau), la « Déesse du jeu » de Thaïlande, et apprend qu'elle a prévu de tuer Yuen et son frère cadet, Lung. Lui, sachant que « Dieu vous bénisse » est amoureux de Yuen, l'enlève afin qu'il soit trop déprimé pour bien jouer dans le tournoi qui s'annonce.
God of Gamblers' Return, 2h6
Directed by Wong Jing
Origin Hong kong
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Action
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Chow Yun-fat, Tony Leung Ka-fai, Sharla Cheung, Charles Heung, Chingmy Yau, Mo Tse
Roles Hoi Tong
Rating66% 3.3483.3483.3483.3483.348
Five years have passed since the events of the first God of Gamblers film. Ko Chun (Chow Yun-fat) is now living a peaceful retirement on his French estate with his pregnant wife Wan Yau (Sharla Cheung), while his disciples Knife and Sing (from the All For The Winner series) have become world-renowned in their own right. Chun declines repeated challenges from other top-ranked gamblers, having given up gambling in favor of the quiet life.
Legend of the Red Dragon, 1h34
Directed by Corey Yuen, Wong Jing, Yuen Biao
Origin Hong kong
Genres Comedy, Action, Adventure, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films, Kung fu films
Actors Jet Li, Chingmy Yau, Mo Tse, Damian Lau, Wong Jing, Deannie Yip
Roles Red Bean
Rating63% 3.1557653.1557653.1557653.1557653.155765
Hung Hei-kwun arrives in his village after a raid by government soldiers, only to find his whole village destroyed. Hung Hei-kwun quickly finds his infant son and gives him a choice between death and joining him in the rebellion. Upon leaving his village he encounters Ma Ling-yee, who is also supposed to be involved in the rebellion; he learns that Ling-yee had betrayed him and their village for the bounty on Hei-kwun's head. After an epic battle, the film skips ahead several years and arrives with Hung Hei-kwun and his now-skilled son making their way through China in order to find money for food. At this time, the film introduces "Red Bean", who is in the process of swindling a very rich man, Ma Kai-sin, out of his money. Kwun tries to leave his son in the care of his brother but is betrayed, forcing him to kill his brother. The rich man, witnessing the carnage done by Kwun, hires Hung Hei-Kwun as a bodyguard. Initially he wants Kwun to help him bully and steal from others; Kwun refuses the offer but decides to be his bodyguard instead because he and Man Ting, his son, ran out of money.
Legend of the Red Dragon, 1h35
Directed by Corey Yuen, Wong Jing, Yuen Biao
Origin Hong kong
Genres Martial arts, Comedy, Action, Adventure
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Jet Li, Chingmy Yau, Mo Tse, Wong Jing, Damian Lau, Deannie Yip
Roles Red Bean
Rating63% 3.155793.155793.155793.155793.15579
Hong Xi Guan, guerrier Shaolin, découvre en revenant de son village que sa famille a été massacrée par des soldats mandchous. Avec son jeune fils, unique rescapé de cette tragédie, ils se lancent à la poursuite des meurtriers. Sept ans plus tard, après avoir parcouru en vain la Chine en quête de vengeance, Hong et son fils trouvent refuge chez un riche propriétaire qui héberge également cinq jeunes moines.
Return to a Better Tomorrow, 1h43
Directed by Wong Jing
Origin Hong kong
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime
Actors Ekin Cheng, Sean Lau, Chingmy Yau, Collin Chou, Andy Lau, Michael Wong
Roles Chili
Rating58% 2.916772.916772.916772.916772.91677
Tong Chun (Ekin Cheng) se fait trahir par son chef lors d'un trafic de drogue en Chine. De retour à Hong Kong, il s'allie avec Grand homard (Lau Ching-wan) et Duke Simon (Michael Wong ) pour se venger.
City Hunter, 1h35
Directed by Wong Jing
Origin Hong kong
Genres Martial arts, Comedy, Action, Adventure, Romance, Martial arts
Themes Seafaring films, Sports films, Films about terrorism, Transport films, Martial arts films, Films about hijackings
Actors Jackie Chan, Joey Wong, Kumiko Gotō, Chingmy Yau, Leon Lai, Michael Wong
Roles Saeko Nogami / Anna
Rating63% 3.1540053.1540053.1540053.1540053.154005
Ryo Saeba and Kaori Makimura are assigned to locate Shizuko Imumura, the runaway daughter of the CEO of a prominent Japanese newspaper. Kaori leaves in the middle of the search, unhappy with the way Ryo ignores her romantic feelings for him and flirts with other woman. Ryo finds Shizuko at a skateboarding park and a chase ensues, but she escapes in disguise.
Raped by an Angel, 1h35
Directed by Andrew Lau
Origin Hong kong
Genres Thriller, Crime
Themes Films about sexuality, Rape in fiction, Erotic films, Sexploitation films, Rape and revenge films
Actors Simon Yam, Chingmy Yau, Carrie Ng, Nick Cheung, Lee Siu-kei, Kingdom Yuen
Roles Yau Yuk-nam
Rating55% 2.7546452.7546452.7546452.7546452.754645
Pour ses loisirs, Chuck, avocat de son état, s'adonne a des relations sexuelles avec sa petite amie. Toutefois, cette dernière commence a voir d'un mauvais œil ses fantasmes violents et finit par le plaquer lors d'un dérapage nocturne. Chuck n'est pas spécialement chagriné car il a déjà dans le collimateur un duo d'actrices vues dans un spot publicitaire à la télévision...