Tony Leung Chiu-wai

Tony Leung Chiu-wai Movies and TV Shows

Tony Leung Chiu-wai (born 27 June 1962) is a Hong Kong actor and singer. He is considered one of Asia's most successful and internationally recognised actors and was named as "Small Tiger" among the Five Tiger Generals of TVB. He has won many international acting prizes, including the Cannes Film Festival award for Best Actor for his performance in Wong Kar-wai's film In the Mood for Love. Leung is widely considered the best native Hong Kong actor of his generation. He was named by CNN as one of "Asia's 25 Greatest Actors of All Time". Leung is known for his collaborations with director Wong Kar-wai, with whom he has worked in seven films including Chungking Express (1994), Happy Together (1997), In the Mood for Love (2000), and The Grandmaster (2013). He also appeared in three Venice Film Festival Golden Lion-winning films, including A City of Sadness (1989), Cyclo (1995) and Lust, Caution (2007), directed by Ang Lee. Leung also stars in the Academy Award-nominated film Hero, and the box office hits Hard Boiled (1992) and Infernal Affairs (2002). Leung was cast as the Mandarin in the Marvel Cinematic Universe film Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021). Leung has a comprehensive set of awards that he has won in a career that began in the 1980s. For In the Mood for Love, Leung earned the Best Actor award at the Cannes Film Festival. He is also a seven-time winner at the Hong Kong Film Awards and three-time winner at the Golden Horse Film Awards, holding the record for most awards in the Best Actor category. The 2002 book East Asian Film Stars describes Leung as "undoubtedly one of the most successful and widely-acclaimed Hong Kong actors of his generation, with a broad and diverse filmography."

Personal info

  • Gender: Male
  • Date of birth: 27/06/1962 (61 years old)
  • Place of birth: Hong Kong, British Crown Colony [now China]
Year
Genre
IMDB
TMDB
Available on the following streaming services in the UK
The Goldfinger
IMDB 6.3
TMDB 59%
role:
Ching Yat Yin
2023

Crime

Drama

6.3
59%
2023

Crime

Drama

5.9
64%
Hidden Blade
IMDB 6.3
TMDB 65%
role:
Mr. He
Not available
2023

Action

Drama

History

Mystery

6.3
65%
Not available
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
IMDB 7.4
TMDB 76%
role:
Xu Wenwu / The Mandarin & 2 more
2021

Action

Adventure

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.4
76%
2021

Action

Crime

Drama

0%
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Monster Hunt 2
IMDB 5.4
TMDB 68%
role:
Tu Sigu
2018

Adventure

Comedy

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

5.4
68%
See You Tomorrow
IMDB 5.0
TMDB 40%
role:
Chen Mo
Not available
2016

Comedy

Drama

Romance

5.0
40%
Not available
2013

Action

Drama

History

6.6
65%
The Silent War
IMDB 6.2
TMDB 57%
role:
He Bing
Not available
2012

Drama

Mystery

6.2
57%
Not available
The Great Magician
IMDB 5.9
TMDB 61%
role:
Zhang Xian
2011

Drama

Mystery

5.9
61%
Red Cliff Part II
IMDB 7.5
TMDB 73%
role:
Zhou Yu
Not available
2009

Action

Drama

History

War & Politics

7.5
73%
Not available
Red Cliff
IMDB 7.3
TMDB 72%
role:
Zhou Yu
Not available
2008

Action

Adventure

Drama

War & Politics

7.3
72%
Not available
Lust, Caution
IMDB 7.5
TMDB 72%
role:
Mr. Yee
2007

Action

Drama

Romance

Thriller

7.5
72%
Confession of Pain
IMDB 6.5
TMDB 63%
role:
Lau Ching-Hei
Not available
2006

Crime

Drama

Thriller

6.5
63%
Not available
2046
IMDB 7.4
TMDB 72%
role:
Chow Mo-Wan
Not available
2004

Drama

Romance

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.4
72%
Not available
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Infernal Affairs III
IMDB 6.8
TMDB 69%
role:
Chan Wing-Yan
2003

Action

Crime

Drama

6.8
69%
Infernal Affairs
IMDB 8.0
TMDB 78%
role:
Chan Wing-Yan
2002

Action

Crime

Drama

Mystery

Thriller

8.0
78%
@In the Mood for Love
TMDB 66%
role:
Self
Not available
2001

Documentary

66%
Not available
In the Mood for Love
IMDB 8.1
TMDB 81%
role:
Chow Mo-Wan
Not available
2000

Drama

Romance

8.1
81%
Not available
Gorgeous
IMDB 6.0
TMDB 62%
role:
Albert
1999

Action

Adventure

Comedy

Romance

6.0
62%
Happy Together
IMDB 7.7
TMDB 76%
role:
Lai Yiu-fai
1997

Drama

Romance

7.7
76%
Cyclo
IMDB 7.2
TMDB 70%
role:
Poet
Not available
1995

Drama

7.2
70%
Not available
Ashes of Time
IMDB 7.0
TMDB 70%
role:
Blind Swordsman
Not available
1994

Action

Drama

7.0
70%
Not available
Chungking Express
IMDB 8.0
TMDB 80%
role:
Cop 663 & 1 more
Not available
1994

Comedy

Drama

Romance

8.0
80%
Not available
1992

Action

Crime

Thriller

7.7
76%
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Days of Being Wild
IMDB 7.4
TMDB 73%
role:
Chow Mo-wan
1990

Crime

Drama

Romance

7.4
73%
1990

Action

Crime

Drama

Thriller

7.5
77%
A City of Sadness
IMDB 7.8
TMDB 73%
role:
Wen-Ching
Not available
1989

Drama

History

7.8
73%
Not available
1978

Action

Crime

Drama

Thriller

5.9
64%

FAQs

Some movies or TV shows available in the UK starring or involving Tony Leung Chiu-wai are, for example, The Goldfinger, Where the Wind Blows and Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.
The streaming services with the largest selection are Prime Video, Amazon and Google Play.
The best Anystream ratings are Infernal Affairs (7.9), Happy Together (7.7) and Hard Boiled (7.7).
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