Birthday boy Simon Yam is one of Hong Kong’s most recognisable and prolific actors. Photo: SCMP Birthday boy Simon Yam is one of Hong Kong’s most recognisable and prolific actors. Photo: SCMP
Birthday boy Simon Yam is one of Hong Kong’s most recognisable and prolific actors. Photo: SCMP

Simon Yam’s 5 best roles – celebrating the prolific Hong Kong movie star of classic John Woo and Johnnie To films

From Election to Naked Killer, as the actor turns 65, we look back at a few of his best roles from an enviable 200-movie career

Topic |   Asian cinema: Hong Kong film
Birthday boy Simon Yam is one of Hong Kong’s most recognisable and prolific actors. Photo: SCMP Birthday boy Simon Yam is one of Hong Kong’s most recognisable and prolific actors. Photo: SCMP
Birthday boy Simon Yam is one of Hong Kong’s most recognisable and prolific actors. Photo: SCMP
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