Tony Leung Chiu-Wai is a Hong Kong actor and singer whose most memorable film roles include Sai in 1987'sPeople's Hero, Broken Sword in the 2002 Academy Award-nominated film Hero, Chow Mo-wan in 2004's 2046and Yip Man in 2013's The Grandmaster. He is widely regarded as one of the most successful actors from Hong Kong.
He and actress Carina Lau tied the knot in 2008 after dating for almost 20 years.
Between 1987 and 2004, he won seven Hong Kong Film Awards. He has also won multiple Golden Horse Film Awards and Golden Bauhinia Awards throughout his career.
His father was a gambler, who abandoned him when he was very young.
He was forced to drop out of school at the age of 15 because of financial problems.
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai
is a famous Hong Kong actor,
who was born on
June 27, 1962. As a person born on this date, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai is listed in our database as the 12th
most popular celebrity for the day (June 27) and the 91st most popular for the year (1962).
People born on June 27
fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab.
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai is the 570th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Tony Leung Chiu-Wai's birthday, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai ranks 26th in famous people born in Hong Kong.
In general, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai ranks as the 6685th
most popular famous person of all time.
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