Biography

Maggie Cheung Man yuk (born 20 September 1964) is a Hong Kong actress. Raised in England and Hong Kong, she has over 70 films to her credit since starting her career in 1983. Some of her most commercially successful work was in the action genre, but Cheung once said in an interview that of all the work she has done, the films that really meant something to her are Song of the Exile, Center Stage, Comrades: Almost a Love Story and In the Mood for Love. As Emily Wang in Clean, her last starring role to date, she became the first Asian actress to win a prize at the Cannes Film Festival. Cheung's native language is Cantonese, but she is multilingual, having learned to speak English, Mandarin and French.

Maggie Cheung Man yuk (born 20 September 1964) is a Hong Kong actress. Raised in England and Hong Kong, she has over 70 films to her credit since starting her career in 1983. Some of her most commercially successful work was in the action genre, but Cheung once said in an interview that of all the work she has done, the films that really meant something to her are Song of the Exile, Center Stage, Comrades: Almost a Love Story and In the Mood for Love. As Emily Wang in Clean, her last starring role to date, she became the first Asian actress to win a prize at the Cannes Film Festival. Cheung's native language is Cantonese, but she is multilingual, having learned to speak English, Mandarin and French.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 90

Birthday 1964-09-20

Place of Birth Hong Kong

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Also Known As

  • 张曼玉
  • Maggie Cheung Man-Yuk
  • 장만옥

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2013 Playtime as The News Reporter
2010 Ten Thousand Waves as Mazu
2008 東邪西毒 as 欧阳锋的嫂子
2004 Clean as Emily Wang
2004 2046 as Su Li-Zhen
2002 Cause: The Birth of Hero as Herself
2002 Hero as Flying Snow
2000 In the Mood for Love as Su Li-Zhen
2000 Sausalito as Ellen
1999 Augustin, King of Kung-Fu as Ling
1997 Chinese Box as Jean
1997 Man Yuk: A Portrait of Maggie Cheung
1997 The Soong Sisters as Soong Ching-ling / Madam Sun
1996 Comrades: Almost a Love Story as Lee Kiu
1996 Irma Vep as Herself
1994 Ashes of Time as Feng's sister-in-law
1994 In Between as Coco Lau
1993 Executioners as Chat
1993 Boys Are Easy as Ching Siu Nam
1993 The Mad Monk as Nine Lives Whore
1993 The Enigma of Love
1993 Holy Weapon as Princess Tin Heung
1993 Kin chan no Cinema Jack
1993 Green Snake as Green Snake
1993 The Bare-Footed Kid as Miss Ho
1993 First Shot as Solicitor Annie Ma
1993 The Heroic Trio as Chat
1993 The Eagle Shooting Heroes as Imperial Master
1993 Flying Dagger as Flying Cat
1993 Millionaire Cop as Jacky Chuck
1993 Film ohne Fesseln - Das neue Hongkong Kino as Herself
1992 Moon Warriors as Mo Xian Er
1992 Rose as Rose
1992 Police Story 3: Supercop as May
1992 Too Happy for Words
1992 Heart Against Hearts
1992 What A Hero! as Lan
1992 All's Well, Ends Well as Ho Yok 'Holiyok'
1992 Twin Dragons as Barbara
1992 New Dragon Gate Inn as Gam Seung Yuk
1991 The Banquet as Dancer
1991 Center Stage as Ruan Ling-yu / Herself
1991 Today's Hero as Annie
1991 Will of Iron
1991 Alan and Eric: Between Hello and Goodbye as Olive
1991 The Perfect Match as Ms Kim/Carrie
1990 Days of Being Wild as Su Li-zhen
1990 Farewell China as Li Hong
1990 Red Dust as Yueh-Feng
1990 The Dragon from Russia as May Yip
1990 Song of the Exile
1990 Full Moon in New York
1990 Heart Into Hearts as Joe
1989 In Between Loves
1989 Hearts, No Flowers as Ms. Tsang
1989 The Iceman Cometh as Polla
1989 A Fishy Story as Ms Huang
1989 My Dear Son as Chow Fung
1989 Doubles Cause Troubles as Zhu Ying Tai
1989 Little Cop as Restuarant customer
1989 The Bachelor's Swan Song
1988 Last Romance as Nancy Cheung
1988 The Beloved Son of God
1988 The Game They Called Sex
1988 Police Story 2 as May
1988 How To Pick Girls Up! as Fanny
1988 Moon, Star and Sun as May/Chu
1988 Mother Vs Mother as Betty
1988 As Tears Go By as Ah Ngor
1988 Double Fattiness as Diana
1988 Paper Marriage as Jade Li
1988 Love Soldier of Fortune as So See Dai
1988 Call Girl '88
1987 You're My Destiny as Driver of white sports car [cameo]
1987 Project A II as Yesan
1987 The Romancing Star as Tung Tung
1987 Heartbeat 100 as Maggie Cheung
1987 Sister Cupid as Yuk
1987 Seven Years Itch as Jogger in park
1986 Happy Ghost III as Tsui Han-Pan / Tsui Kiu Kiu
1986 Lost Romance as Rose Wong
1986 The Seventh Curse as Tsui Hung
1985 It's a Drink! It's a Bomb!
1985 Police Story as May
1985 The Yang's Saga(1 episode)
1985 Girl with the Diamond Slipper as Cheung Man Ju
1984 Police Cadet(1 episode) as Tse Wing Chi
1984 Behind the Yellow Line as Monica
1984 Prince Charming as Kitty

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2009 Inglourious BasterdsThanks

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