Chow Yun-fat

1955 - Today

Chow Yun-fat

Chow Yun-fat SBS (born 18 May 1955), previously known as Donald Chow, is a Hong Kong actor known for his collaborations with filmmaker John Woo in the action heroic bloodshed–genre films A Better Tomorrow, The Killer, and Hard Boiled, and in the West for his roles as Li Mu-bai in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and Sao Feng in Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chow Yun-fat has received more than 2,567,318 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 346th most popular actor.

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  • 2.6M

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  • 63.11

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 50

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Television and Movie Roles

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Among actors, Chow Yun-fat ranks 343 out of 8,832Before him are Jayne Mansfield, Sammo Hung, Katie McGrath, Jean Simmons, Montgomery Clift, and Charles Laughton. After him are Pat Morita, Ron Perlman, James Earl Jones, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Carole Lombard, and Jean Seberg.

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Among people born in 1955, Chow Yun-fat ranks 18Before him are Willem Dafoe, Angus Young, Mo Yan, Isabelle Adjani, Ornella Muti, and Akira Toriyama. After him are Liu Xiaobo, Li Keqiang, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, Ludovico Einaudi, Kris Jenner, and Mariano Rajoy.

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In China

Among people born in China, Chow Yun-fat ranks 175 out of 921Before him are Zhu De (1886), Sammo Hung (1952), Lu Xun (183), Bai Qi (-250), Gwanggaeto the Great (374), and Külüg Khan (1281). After him are Lin Zexu (1785), Li Hongzhang (1823), Jie of Xia (-1728), Wang Anshi (1021), Liu Xiaobo (1955), and Longqing Emperor (1537).

Among ACTORS In China

Among actors born in China, Chow Yun-fat ranks 5Before him are Jackie Chan (1954), Toshiro Mifune (1920), Jet Li (1963), and Sammo Hung (1952). After him are Donnie Yen (1963), Yoshiko Yamaguchi (1920), Run Run Shaw (1907), Stephen Chow (1962), Gong Li (1965), Bolo Yeung (1946), and Shih Kien (1913).