Sammo Hung biography

Sammo Hung is a prolific actor, director and producer with more than 130 films to his credit. He studied at the Peking Opera School with future film star Jackie Chan before he entered the Honk Kong film scene. He began as a martial arts coordinator for Bruce Lee and later starred in several action comedies with Chan in the early 1980's. His movie, Eastern Condor (1987), was among the first Hong Kong "New Wave" films to receive wide recognition in North America.

Sammo Hung Filmography



  • Mr Nice Guy (1998)
  • Twinkle, Twinkle Lucky Stars (1985)
  • Meals on Wheels (1984)
  • The Owl and Bumbo (1984)
  • Lucky Stars (1983)
  • Prodigal Son (1983)
  • Carry on Pickpocket (1982)
  • Close Encounters of the Spooky Kind (1980)
  • Close Encounters of the Spooky Kind 2 (1980)
  • Lightning Kung Fu (1980)
  • Knockabout (1979)
  • Enter the Fat Dragon (1978)
  • Naked Comes the Huntress (1978)
  • Warriors Two (1978)
  • The Iron-Fisted Monk (1977)

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