Tony Leung Chiu-Wai

In the spotlight

Michael Miu Kiu-wai was one of TVB's Five Tigers in the 1980s (the other four were Andy Lau Tak-wah, Ken Tong Chun-yip, Felix Wong Yat-wah and Tony Leung Chiu-wai). He is best known for his roles in The Legend of the Condor Heroes and Chor Lau Heung.

Monday, 25 April, 2005, 12:00am

Seoul mates party on

Celebrities and socialites turned out in force for the premiere of the Lunar New Year blockbuster Seoul Raiders.

18 Feb 2005 - 12:00am

It's written in the stars

The local entertainment industry saw a heartbreaking 2003, with several legendary stars leaving us, and a turbulent 2004. At the beginning of the new year, let's hear what renowned fung shui master Peter So Man-fung has got to say about the luck of local artists in 2005.

3 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

Golden night for Hong Kong stars

Hong Kong once again was the biggest winner in last night's Golden Horse Film Awards in Taiwan, taking 11 awards, including three of the major ones.

5 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

Carina's starring boardroom role

In the 20 years she's been in showbiz, Carina Lau Ka-ling has used her beauty and elegance to advertise everything from watches to beauty products to clothes stores.

Now she's taking the corporate reins as the CEO of TV Mart, a 24-hour home shopping channel to be shown on cable TV in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea and Japan.

18 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

2046 stars shine but Wong Kar-wai misses out

The romantic fantasy 2046 has scored eight nominations in Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards, including best feature film, best actor and best actress categories - but Wong Kar-wai surprisingly failed to secure a best director nomination.

4 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

Lights, careers, action! Hot shots make the cut

It wasn't so long ago that most competitions open to creative teenagers were fairly limited in their scope. Students basically had an annual tilt at essay or short-story awards, with maybe a little go at photography thrown in if they could find the time as well.

26 Sep 2004 - 12:00am

Will the real Tony Leung please stand up?

After shocking us with his remark about Beijing doing the right thing in the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown, Tony Leung Chiu-wai is now confusing us with curious ideas about split personality and time travel.

20 Dec 2002 - 12:00am

Stars win award for looking cool and hip

Award-winning actor Tony Leung Chiu-wai and rising mainland star Zhang Ziyi were among Asia's top celebrities to win the 2002 MTV-Lycra Fashion Award last week. Other winners included Korean pop group Clon, Taiwanese singer Richi Ren, Canto-pop icon Sandy Lam Yik-lin and actress Christy Chung.

28 Oct 2002 - 12:00am

In the mood for Tinseltown

Actor Tony Leung Chiu-wai appears set to be the next Hong Kong actor to crack Hollywood after revealing he is considering two possible United States movie deals. Leung, who stars opposite Andy Lau Tak-wah (above left, with Leung) in his new film I Want To Be You, has been tight-lipped about the scripts. 'I can't talk about the scripts much at this stage,' he told SAR.

25 Jul 2002 - 12:00am

Celluloid dream

If you think you look like Andy Lau Tak-wah or Tony Leung Chiu-wai, you might have a shot at movie stardom. The two will feature in the Christmas release I Want To Be You about the conflict between two men going undercover - one a cop trying to infiltrate the triads, the other a triad playing a policeman.

22 Jul 2002 - 12:00am

Series watch

Silent Witness

Pearl, 10.30pm

20 Feb 2001 - 12:00am

Movies where the money is

ONE of the actors who have not been affected that much by the depressed film industry appears to be Tony Leung Chiu-wai. So far, he has kept busy with big and small roles, the latest being in Jackie Chan's Lunar New Year offering Gorgeous.

17 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

parellel lives

Name: Gerard D'Alton Henderson.

Age: 69.

Occupation: Famous artist and muralist based in Hong Kong.

2 Mar 1997 - 12:00am

Students well set for 2001

Hong Kong's young people, with their knowledge of technology, languages and other cultures, will be well-equipped to lead the way in the next century.

This was the message from Leung Wing-tai, associate secretary-general of the youth organisation Breakthrough.

29 Jun 1996 - 12:00am