ACTOR

Tony Leung Chiu-wai

1962 - Today

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Tony Leung Chiu-wai (Chinese: 梁朝偉, born 27 June 1962) is a Hong Kong actor and singer. He is Asia's most successful and internationally recognised actor and was named as "Small Tiger" among the Five Tiger Generals of TVB. He has won many international acting prizes, including the Cannes Film Festival award for Best Actor for his performance in Wong Kar-wai's film In the Mood for Love. Leung is the best native Hong Kong actor of his generation. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tony Leung Chiu-wai has received more than 1,954,951 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Tony Leung Chiu-wai is the 1,484th most popular actor (down from 1,426th in 2019), the 16th most popular biography from Hong Kong (down from 8th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Chinese Actor.

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  • 2.0M

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  • 65.19

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.09

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Tony Leung Chiu-wai ranks 1,484 out of 10,030Before him are Zoe Saldana, Diane Baker, Zhou Xuan, Joel Grey, Bruce Spence, and Maria Cebotari. After him are Sung Kang, Dick Sargent, Charlie Rivel, Barbara Sukowa, G. W. Bailey, and Eunice Gayson.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1962, Tony Leung Chiu-wai ranks 60Before him are Hirokazu Kore-eda, Suzanne Collins, Gerardo Martino, Princess Astrid of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este, Marcia Cross, and Bob Odenkirk. After him are Chuck Palahniuk, Patrick Ewing, Joan Laporta, Michel Petrucciani, Julio Salinas, and Marty Friedman.

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In Hong Kong

Among people born in Hong Kong, Tony Leung Chiu-wai ranks 16 out of 80Before him are Andy Lau (1961), Yuen Biao (1957), Katrina Kaif (1983), William Anders (1933), Alexandra, Countess of Frederiksborg (1964), and John Lone (1952). After him are Nora Miao (1952), Raymond Chow (1927), Maggie Cheung (1964), John Tong Hon (1939), Jacky Cheung (1961), and Anita Mui (1963).

Among ACTORS In Hong Kong

Among actors born in Hong Kong, Tony Leung Chiu-wai ranks 9Before him are Chow Yun-fat (1955), Stephen Chow (1962), Andy Lau (1961), Yuen Biao (1957), Katrina Kaif (1983), and John Lone (1952). After him are Nora Miao (1952), Maggie Cheung (1964), Jacky Cheung (1961), Lam Ching-ying (1952), Yuen Wah (1950), and Eric Tsang (1953).

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