Andy Lau

1961 - Today

Andy Lau

Andy Lau Tak-wah (traditional Chinese: 劉德華; simplified Chinese: 刘德华, born 27 September 1961), is a Hong Kong actor, singer-songwriter and film producer. He 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 as one of the Four Heavenly Kings of Cantopop and was named as "Fourth Tiger" among the Five Tiger Generals of TVB during the 1980sLau was entered into the Guinness World Records for the "Most Awards Won by a Cantopop Male Artist". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andy Lau has received more than 2,313,362 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,149th most popular actor.

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  • 2.3M

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  • 54.87

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  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.30

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Andy Lau ranks 1,139 out of 8,832Before him are Madeleine Stowe, David Kelly, Zoe Saldana, Bridget Fonda, Sarah Wayne Callies, and François Périer. After him are Richard Bull, Claude Brasseur, Steven Berkoff, Hilary Swank, Edwige Fenech, and Corinne Cléry.

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Among people born in 1961, Andy Lau ranks 50Before him are António Costa, Arnaldur Indriðason, Boy George, Wade Williams, Tite, and James Gandolfini. After him are Daniele Massaro, Macky Sall, Kalpana Chawla, Martin Gore, Juha Sipilä, and Ian Rush.

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In Hong Kong

Among people born in Hong Kong, Andy Lau ranks 5 out of 49Before him are William Anders (1933), Carrie Lam (1957), Ma Ying-jeou (1950), and Yuen Biao (1957). After him are John Tong Hon (1939), Raymond Chow (1927), Tony Leung Chiu-wai (1962), John Lone (1952), Maggie Cheung (1964), Yuen Wah (1950), and Nora Miao (1952).

Among ACTORS In Hong Kong

Among actors born in Hong Kong, Andy Lau ranks 2Before him are Yuen Biao (1957). After him are Tony Leung Chiu-wai (1962), John Lone (1952), Maggie Cheung (1964), Yuen Wah (1950), Nora Miao (1952), Jacky Cheung (1961), Simon Yam (1955), Adam Cheng (1947), Robin Shou (1960), and Anthony Wong (1961).