ACTOR

Sammo Hung

1952 - Today

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Sammo Hung (born 7 January 1952), also known as Hung Kam-bo (洪金寶), is a Hong Kong actor, martial artist, film producer and director, known for his work in many martial arts films and Hong Kong action cinema. He has been a fight choreographer for other actors such as Jackie Chan. Hung is one of the pivotal figures who spearheaded the Hong Kong New Wave movement of the 1980s, helped reinvent the martial arts genre and started the vampire-like jiangshi genre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sammo Hung has received more than 1,978,392 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Sammo Hung is the 362nd most popular actor (down from 336th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Hong Kong (up from 170th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Chinese Actor.

Sammo Hung is most famous for his martial arts films such as "Enter the Dragon" and "Drunken Master."

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 72.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Sammo Hung ranks 362 out of 10,030Before him are Don Johnson, Kate Winslet, Vittorio Gassman, Juliette Binoche, Virna Lisi, and Peter Stormare. After him are Charlize Theron, Ginger Rogers, Oona O'Neill, Juliette Gréco, Asta Nielsen, and Bob Hoskins.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1952, Sammo Hung ranks 21Before him are Gary Moore, Nelson Piquet, Francis Fukuyama, John Goodman, Roger Milla, and Anneliese Michel. After him are Jeff Goldblum, Oleg Blokhin, Douglas Adams, Arkan, Isabella Rossellini, and Zoran Đinđić.

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In Hong Kong

Among people born in Hong Kong, Sammo Hung ranks 2 out of 80Before him are Jackie Chan (1954). After him are Chow Yun-fat (1955), Stanley Ho (1921), Margaret Chan (1947), Ma Ying-jeou (1950), Leslie Cheung (1956), Carrie Lam (1957), Stephen Chow (1962), Andy Lau (1961), Yuen Biao (1957), and Katrina Kaif (1983).

Among ACTORS In Hong Kong

Among actors born in Hong Kong, Sammo Hung ranks 2Before him are Jackie Chan (1954). After him are Chow Yun-fat (1955), Stephen Chow (1962), Andy Lau (1961), Yuen Biao (1957), Katrina Kaif (1983), John Lone (1952), Tony Leung Chiu-wai (1962), Nora Miao (1952), Maggie Cheung (1964), and Jacky Cheung (1961).

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