Tony Chiu-Wai Leung

Tony Chiu-Wai Leung

actor, music department, producer

Tony Chiu-Wai Leung was born on Jun 27, 1962 in Hong Kong. Tony Chiu-Wai Leung's big-screen debut came with Game of Death directed by Robert Clouse in 1978, strarring David (as Tony Leung). Tony Chiu-Wai Leung is known for Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings directed by Destin Daniel Cretton, Simu Liu stars as Shaun and Tony Leung Chiu-wai as Xu Wenwu. Tony Chiu-Wai Leung has got 30 awards and 32 nominations so far. The most recent award Tony Chiu-Wai Leung achieved is Busan International Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Tony Chiu-Wai Leung plays is Hidden Blade which will be released on Feb 17, 2023.

Tony Leung Chiu Wai was born in Hong Kong on 27 June 1962. He and his younger sister were raised by their mother after his father left them. In 1982, after passing the training courses of TVB, Tony became a TV actor and became famous for his comedy style in such TV shows as Lu ding ji (1983) or Jue dai shuang jiao (1979). However, he didn't limit himself to television and began showing his versatility in films like Sha shou hu die meng (1989) and La cité des douleurs (1989). After he starred in several movies directed by 'Kar wai Wong'; such as Chungking Express (1994) and Happy Together (1997), he gained more respect as an actor and finally received the Best Actor Award at the Cannes International Film Festival for his outstanding performance in In the Mood for Love (2000). In addition to his acting career, he is also known as a singer.

  • Birthday

    Jun 27, 1962
  • Place of Birth

    Hong Kong

Known For


30 wins & 32 nominations

Busan International Film Festival
Asian Filmmaker of the Year Award
Winner - Asian Filmmaker of the Year
Gold List
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021)
Winner - Gold List Award
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