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Andy Lau (I)


Andy Lau Tak-wah, (born 27 September 1961) is a Hong Kong actor, singer-songwriter, presenter, and film producer. Lau has been one of Hong Kong's most commercially successful film actors since the mid-1980s, performing in more than 160 films while maintaining a successful singing career at the same time. In the 1990s, Lau was branded by the media ... See full bio »

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17 wins & 40 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Infernal Affairs
Infernal Affairs Inspector Lau Kin Ming
(2002)
The Warlords
The Warlords Zhao Erhu
(2007)
The Great Wall
The Great Wall Strategist Wang
(2016)

Filmography

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 2017 Chui lung
Lui Lok
 2017 Xia dao lian meng
Zhang Dan
 2017 Chai dan zhuan jia
Cheung J.S.
 2016 Railroad Tigers
Teacher
 2016/I The Great Wall
Strategist Wang
 2016 Tou tian te wu
Sir Sampan Hung
 2016 Wo de te gong ye ye
Li Zheng Jiu
 2016 From Vegas to Macau III
Michael Chan / Dagger
 2015 Jie jiu Wu xian sheng
Mr. Wu
 2015 Shi gu
Lei Zekuan
 2015 Du cheng feng yun II
Dagger / Little Knife
 2013 Firestorm
Police Inspector Lui
 2013 Tian ji: Fu chun shan ju tu
Xiao Jinhan
 2013 Man tam
Chong Si-teun / Johnston
 2012 Hon zin
Philip Luk
 2011 Tou ze
Roger
 2011 Jian dang wei ye
Cai E
 2011 Wo zhi nv ren xin
Sun Zigang
 2011 San siu lam zi
Hou Chieh / Chinochueh
 2010 Di renjie: Tong tian di guo
Detective Dee
 2010 Mei loi ging chat
Kidd
 2009 Jian guo da ye
Yu Jishi
 2009 Look for a Star
Sam Ching
 2008 San guo zhi jian long xie jia
Zhao Zilong
 2007 The Warlords
Zhao Erhu (as Dehua Liu)
 2007 Hing dai
Chief Inspector Lau
 2007 Moon to
Lin Quin
 2006 Battle of the Warriors
Ge Li - the Mohist
 2006 Seelai ng yi cho
Adili
 2006 Duk haan yum cha
Muscle Guy / Warden 333
 2005 Tsoi suet yuk chi ngo oi nei
Ko / Derek
 2005 Ren yu duo duo
Narrator (voice)
 2005 Tung mung kei yun
Kwong
 2004 Tian xia wu zei
Wang Bo
 2004 Lung fung dau
Mr. To
 2004 Mak Dau: Bo lo yau wong ji
McBing, McDull's father (voice)
 2004 Gong woo
Hung Yan-jau
 2004 Magic Kitchen
Chuen Yao
 2003 Mou gaan dou III: Jung gik mou gaan
Inspector Lau Kin Ming
 2003 Daai zek lou
Big
 2003 Cat and Mouse
Zhan Zhao
 2003 1:99 Shorts (TV Movie)
 2003 Ngoi zoi joeng gwong haa (Short)
 2002 Infernal Affairs
Inspector Lau Kin Ming
 2001 Oi gwan yue mung
Namson Lau
 2001 Chuen jik sat sau
Lok Tok-Wah
 2001 Sau sun nam nui
Fatso
 2000 Ah Foo
Mong Fu
 2000 Goo naam gwa neui
Andy Cheung / The Cupid Express
 2000 The Duel
Cool-Son Yeh
 1999 Yan joi bin yuen
Fai-lone
 1999 Am zin
Cheung
 1999 Hei ma wang zi
Wah Dee
 1999 Ai qing meng huan hao
Albert Lai
 1998 Long zai jiang hu
Wai Cheung-Dee
 1998 Du xia 1999
King
 1997 Armageddon
Dr. Tak Ken
 1997 Kau luen kei
 1997 Hei jin
Capt. Fong Kuo-Fai, Bureau of Investigation Artillery Team
 1996 ½ Chi tung chong
Wah
 1996 Xin Shang Hai tan
Ding Lik (as Andy T.W. Lau)
 1995 Lie huo zhan che
Joe / Ah Cho
 1995 The Adventurers
Wai Lok-yan / Mandy Chan
 1994 Dao jian xiao
Smiling Sam
 1994 Sha shou de tong hua
Ko Sau (The Judge)
 1994 Drunken Master Killer
Yeung Kwan
 1994 Tian yu di
Cheung Ye-Pang
 1994 The Legend of Drunken Master
Counter Intelligence Officer
 1993 Tian chang di jiu
Fong Tak-Shing
 1993 Chao ji xue xiao ba wang
Ti Man / Balrog LaCerda
 1992 Do sing dai hang san goh chuen kei
Benny Ho Hsin
 1992 Xia sheng
Simon Tam
 1992 Jue dai shuang jiao
Fishy (as Tak-wah Lau)
 1992 Miu kai sup yi siu
Twelve Tong / Triad Branch Leader
 1992 Ji Boy xiao zi: Zhen jia wai long
Wong Kau-Tai
 1992 Long teng si hai
Andy
 1992 Hua! ying xiong
Yuen Ta Wah
 1992 Hei yi bu zhi Shou du qing shen
Chou Chun-Chieh
 1992 Jing jyu tai (TV Movie)
Yo Ko
 1991 Yu long gong wu
Lone Ka-Chun - Aaron (as Tak-wah Lau)
 1991 Hao men ye yan
Presenter
 1991 Ng yi tam jeung: Lui Lok juen - Part II
Lui Lok (as Tak-wah Lau)
 1991 Ng yi taam jeung: Lui Lok juen
Lui Lok (as Tak-wah Lau)
 1991 Godfathers of Hong Kong
York Koo
 1991 Ji dao zhui zong
Ben Li
 1991 Ng foo cheung: Kuet lit
Lt. Lau Chi-Ming
 1991 Zhong Huan ying xiong
Hero Hwa
 1991 Jing gu jyun ga
Chi Man-Kit
 1990 Jia dao gong li de nan ren (singing voice)
 1990 Jing tian shi er xiao shi
Brother Bee
 1990 Days of Being Wild
Tide
 1990 Dou hap
Michael Chan / Dagger / Little Knife / ...
 1990 Yu zhong long
Henry Tse
 1990 Yi yu
Tu
 1990 Ma deng ru lai shen zhang
Charles
 1990 Tin joek jau ching
Wah Dee
 1990 Zoi jeung gong woo
Wah
 1990 Fu gui bing tuan
Wah
 1990 Huo shao dao
Lau / Boss Lee
 1989 San lang zhi yi zu
Lau Bei
 1989 Dou san
Michael Chan / Little Knife / Dagger
 1989 Fa nei qing 2
Raymond Lau
 1989 Gwang tin lung fu wui
Adoptive Father (Hong Kong version only)
 1989 Juen diu daai ngok
Senior Inspector Happy Chiu
 1989 Zhi zun wu shang
Crab Chan
 1989 Ren hai gu hong
Sas
 1989 Zui jie nan peng you
Lok Ka-Sing
 1989 Di yi jian
Yung
 1989 Ao qi xiong ying
Wah
 1989 Saang gong kei bing 3
Li Cheung-Kong
 1989 Tong gen sheng
Cheung Ka-Wah
 1988 Biao cheng
Lam Kwong
 1988 Zui jia sun you chuang qing guan
Tsui Ting-kwai
 1988 Long zhi jia zu
Lung Wah
 1988 Qun long duo bao
Chan Charlie
 1988 Lie ying ji hua
Lau Kwok-Wah
 1988 Wang Jiao ka men
Wah
 1988 Zui jia sun you
Tsui Tung Kwai
 1988 Fa nei qing
Raymond Lau
 1987 Gong woo ching
Lam Ting Kwok
 1987 Ying hung ho hon
Lam Ting Kwok
 1986 Mo fei cui
Andy Lo
 1986 Zui jia fu xing
Lambo
 1986 Yang ka cheung (TV Series)
Yang Luk-long
 1985 Xia ri fu xing
Associate of Muscles
 1985 Gu mou (TV Series)
 1984 Ting bu liao de ai
Eric
 1984 Luk ding gei (TV Series)
Emperor Honhei
 1984 Shang Hai tan: Shi san tai bao
The Student
 1983 Sun diu hap lui (TV Series)
Yo Ko
 1983 Lao dong (TV Series)
 1983 Hui mie hao di che
Paul Chen
 1982 Sou hat yi (TV Series)
 1982 Boat People
To Minh
 1982 Choi wan kuk
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Alternate Names:

Andy T.W. Lau | Tak-wah Lau | Dehua Liu

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"In any movie you showed your handsome face, maybe stood there in a smart pose, and that's it, that was enough. The hard part was already done." (on his previous acting roles) See more »

Trivia:

Once a side kick of Yun-Fat Chow. They made 4 movies together: Ying hung ho hon (1987), Gong woo ching (1987), Dou san (1989) and Dou hap (1990). They also made two TV series together: Yang ka cheung (1986) and Sou hat yi (1982). See more »

Trademark:

Frequently cast in films directed by Johnnie To See more »

Nickname:

Wah Jai

Star Sign:

Libra

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