Biography

Cherie Chung Cho-Hung was arguably the queen of Hong Hong cinema in the 80's.

After appearing in the Miss Hong Kong beauty pageant in 1979 she was scouted by legendary producer/director Johnnie To and cast in his film THE ENIGMATIC CASE. From there she could sometimes star in six or more films per year.

To Western fans she is most known for her frequent co-starring roles with HK superstar Chow Yun-Fat, as well as Tsui Hark's classic PEKING OPERA BLUES.

After teaming up with Chow again in John Woo's caper comedy ONCE A THIEF she, like many Chinese actresses, retired to marry and start a family.

Cherie Chung Cho-Hung was arguably the queen of Hong Hong cinema in the 80's.

After appearing in the Miss Hong Kong beauty pageant in 1979 she was scouted by legendary producer/director Johnnie To and cast in his film THE ENIGMATIC CASE. From there she could sometimes star in six or more films per year.

To Western fans she is most known for her frequent co-starring roles with HK superstar Chow Yun-Fat, as well as Tsui Hark's classic PEKING OPERA BLUES.

After teaming up with Chow again in John Woo's caper comedy ONCE A THIEF she, like many Chinese actresses, retired to marry and start a family.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 48

Birthday 1960-02-16

Place of Birth Hong Kong

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Also Known As

  • Cherie Chung Cho-Hung
  • 鍾楚紅

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2001 An Autumn Diary as An Autumn's Tale footage
1991 Zodiac Killers as Meng Tieh-Lan
1991 Once a Thief as Cherie
1989 Stars & Roses as Yuan Hong
1989 Happy Together as Cherry Tung
1989 Wild Search as Cher Lee
1989 The Yuppie Fantasia as Mrs Lam
1988 Last Romance as Chu So-so
1988 18 Times
1988 Fatal Love as Cecilia Yau Po Shan / Tai Kam
1988 Moon, Star and Sun as GiGi
1988 Walk on Fire as Miss Chung
1988 Couples, Couples, Couples as Mary Huang
1988 Mr. Mistress
1988 Chaos By Design as Rockie
1988 One Husband Too Many as Sogo / Frances
1988 The Eighth Happiness as Beautiful
1988 Carry On Hotel as Chung
1988 The Good, The Bad & The Beauty as Ko Sau Ping
1988 Bet on Fire as Ho
1987 Goodbye Darling
1987 Spiritual Love as Wei Hsiao-Tieh
1987 An Autumn's Tale as Jennifer
1987 Golden Swallow as Siu Suet
1987 Double Fixation as Cherie
1986 Peking Opera Blues as Sheung Hung
1986 Happy Din Don as Din Din
1985 Fascinating Affairs as Dianna
1985 Women as Sha Niu
1985 The Flying Mr. B as Miss Cheung
1984 Cherie as Cherie Teng
1984 The Hidden Power of Dragon Sabre as Mongolian Princess
1984 My Darling Genie as Qing, the Genie
1984 Heaven Can Help as Cathy
1984 Banana Cop as Amy
1984 Prince Charming as May Yu
1984 Maybe It's Love as Rita
1983 Descendant of the Sun as Princess
1983 Hong Kong, Hong Kong as Man Si Sun
1983 Salt and Pepper
1983 Twinkle Twinkle Little Star as Li Tien Zhen / Li Tian-Zhen
1983 Hong Kong Playboys as Ah Mei
1983 Winners & Sinners as Shirley
1982 It Takes Two as Ah Chu
1982 The Postman Fights Back as Guifa
1982 The Dead and the Deadly as Miss Yuen
1981 The Story of Woo Viet as Shum Ching
1980 The Enigmatic Case as Yao Puipui

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