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Carol Cheng

Cheng began her career in the 1970s working on a number of Television Broadcasts Limited series. She has also hosted the Hong Kong version of the game show The Weakest Link. In 1983, she made her debut along with Chow Yun-fat, with whom she would later become romantically involved. After her film debut her output became so prolific that at one point she was working on nine films simultaneously, leading her to have the nickname "Nine films Cheng." It was also during this very prolific time in her career that she became the highest paid actress in the region, beating out Maggie Cheung, Anita Mui and Michelle Yeoh, who rounded up the top 5. In 2000, after not appearing on screen for 6 years, she returned to television with a critically acclaimed performance in the sitcom, "War of Genders". It immediately become the highest rated show for the network, TVB and garnered Cheng a Best Actress trophy at the annual awards. She is the highest-paid female employee of TVB. ... taken from Wikipedia, credits to the original author.

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Sep 9, 1957 In Hong Kong, British Crown Colony [now China]
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series 过埠新娘 1979-07-21
Latest Project:
Movie Frugal Game 2002-06-06
Known For
Poster of War of the Genders
Poster of The Banquet
Poster of The Romancing Star
Poster of 种计
Movie Frugal Game Diana 2002-06-06
Series War of the Genders 2000-02-21
Movie My Rice Noodle Shop Rong 1998-09-11
Movie It's a Wonderful Life Miss Ho 1994-02-06
Movie Her Fatal Ways 4 Cheng Shih-Nan 1994-04-28
Movie Master Wong Vs Master Wong Shang Fan Tung 1993-04-01
Movie Murder Mrs Jessica Yau 1993-05-14
Movie Holy Weapon Doll 1993-06-03
Movie The Killer's Love Lee Tai-Ho 1993-06-03
Movie Now You See Love... Now You Don't Firefly Kwok 1992-02-01
Movie Heart Against Hearts Unknown 1992-04-16
Movie Never Ending Summer Ng Sam Kwai 1992-01-10
Movie Second to None 1992-10-08
Movie Once a Black Sheep Sgt Shek Kin / Dee 1992-05-07
Movie She Starts the Fire Tracey Sui 1992-09-17
Movie Her Fatal Ways 3 Cheng Shih-Nan 1992-06-11
Movie The Top Bet Fanny 1991-03-07
Movie The Queen of Gamble Nan 1991-04-11
Movie Operation Condor Ada 1991-02-07
Movie Slickers vs. Killers Miss Cheng 1991-09-13
Movie Her Fatal Ways 2 Cheng Shih-Nan 1991-06-13
Movie The Banquet Mimi, Tsang's wife 1991-11-30
Movie To Catch A Thief Ching 1991-07-12
Movie Promising Miss Bowie Bowie 1990-06-14
Movie Queen of Temple Street Unknown 1990-04-21
Movie Heart Into Hearts Ao 1990-01-24
Movie Brief Encounter In Shinjuku Hsu Hsien Hsu 1990-02-16
Movie Her Fatal Ways Cheng Shih-Nan 1990-06-28
Movie Tiger Cage II Petty Lee 1990-08-11
Movie The Other Half 1990-12-06
Movie BB 30 Dr Cheng Ho O 1990-12-21
Movie Queen's Bench III Chang's aunt 1990-11-02
Movie Doubles Cause Troubles Liang Shan Bo 1989-04-27
Movie All Night Long Wang Hsiao Yun 1989-01-07
Movie Perfect Match Lok Ka Kay 1989-03-17
Movie The Yuppie Fantasia Ann 1989-05-20
Movie Gift from Heaven Becky Cheng 1989-10-27
Movie Burning Sensation Ling 1989-05-06
Movie The Nobles Fion Cheung 1989-07-01
Movie Ghost in the House Ga Man 1988-04-14
Movie Mr. Possessed Tsang Siu Yue 1988-02-15
Movie No Compromise Jenny Lee 1988-01-21
Movie Moon, Star and Sun Porsche 1988-07-08
Movie The Eighth Happiness DoDo/Hung 1988-02-11
Movie Tiger Cage Insp. Shirley Ho Shih-Ling 1988-07-28
Movie The Crazy Companies 2 Cher 1988-12-15
Movie Law or Justice? Yip Wing-man 1988-12-01
Movie Heart to Hearts Chu Lai Ngor 1988-08-25
Movie Women's Prison Lynn Lee 1988-08-11
Movie Sister Cupid Madame Kam 1987-04-16
Series 生命之旅 Unknown 1987-08-27
Movie The Romancing Star Susan 1987-06-25
Movie Mr. Handsome Nurse Ng 1987-10-29
Movie Wonder Women Yammie Leung Ho Kau 1987-10-03
Series The Feud of Two Brothers Song Chuqiao 1986-05-12
Movie My Will, I Will Rich widow 1986-11-20
Series 种计 1985-01-01
Series The Yang's Saga 1985-01-01
Series 家有娇妻 Unknown 1984-07-01
Series 警花出更 1983-06-13
Movie The Last Affair Ha Ching 1983-12-09
Series 星尘 (1982) 1982-05-03
Series 荊途 Unknown 1982-06-07
Series 荆途 Unknown 1982-06-07
Series 逐个捉 Unknown 1981-01-01
Series 过客 Unknown 1981-02-09
Series 鱷魚潭 Unknown 1981-12-14
Series 火凤凰 1981-06-29
Series 过埠新娘 1979-07-21
Series 网中人 希文 1979-10-01