Biography

Wang Zhengquan (born March 28, 1943), better known as Jimmy Wang Yu (Chinese: 王羽) and Wong Yu-lung, is a Chinese actor, film director, producer and screenwriter. Wang rose to fame in 1967 with his starring role in The One-Armed Swordsman, a martial arts film produced by the Shaw Brothers Studio. The Chinese Boxer (1969), another film he acted in, is credited as the first Hong Kong action film that kickstarted the unarmed combat genre that took Asia by storm in the 1970s.

Wang Zhengquan (born March 28, 1943), better known as Jimmy Wang Yu (Chinese: 王羽) and Wong Yu-lung, is a Chinese actor, film director, producer and screenwriter. Wang rose to fame in 1967 with his starring role in The One-Armed Swordsman, a martial arts film produced by the Shaw Brothers Studio. The Chinese Boxer (1969), another film he acted in, is credited as the first Hong Kong action film that kickstarted the unarmed combat genre that took Asia by storm in the 1970s.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 75

Birthday 1944-03-28

Place of Birth Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, China

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Also Known As

  • Yu Wang
  • Wang Zhengquan
  • Wong Yu-lung
  • Wang Yue
  • 王羽

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2013 Soul
2012 The Guillotines as Gonge
2011 Dragon as The Master
2005 A Century of Light and Shadow as Himself
1993 Dark Society in the East
1993 Film ohne Fesseln - Das neue Hongkong Kino
1992 Requital as Wai's hired assassin
1992 Shogun and Little Kitchen as Mr Lin Chong Yun
1990 Island of Fire as Kui / Lucas
1987 Thundering Ninja as David Wong
1987 Screaming Ninja
1986 Millionaires Express as Master Wong
1984 Shanghai 13 as Black Hat
1983 Fantasy Mission Force as Captain Don Wen
1980 Gu Ning Tou Da Zhan
1980 Kingfisher The Killer
1977 Return of the Chinese Boxer as Sau Pai-lung (as Jimmy Wong Yu)
1977 The Criminal as Hung Ta Hao
1977 The Deadly Silver Spear
1977 One Arm Chivalry Fights Against One Arm Chivalry
1976 A Queen's Ransom as Jimmy
1976 The Killer Meteors as Killer Meteor Mei Sin Her
1976 Master of the Flying Guillotine as Liu Ti Lung, The One-Armed Boxer
1976 The One Armed Swordsmen as Fong Ping / One-armed Swordsman
1976 Tiger & Crane Fists as Ching Sing Chang
1976 One Armed Swordsman Against Nine Killers as Liu Ching Wu/Liu Yi Su
1975 The Man from Hong Kong as Inspector Fang Sing Leng
1975 My Wacky, Wacky World as Fake villager
1975 Great Hunter as Captain Wu
1974 Four Real Friends as Hsiao Pao
1974 My Father, My Husband, My Son
1974 Kung Fu Killers as Himself
1973 The Tattooed Dragon as Tattooed Dragon
1973 Queen of Fist as Ma Yung-Chen
1973 Knight Errant as Lin Hao-Shan
1973 Black Friday
1973 The Two Cavaliers
1973 Beach of the War Gods as Hsiao Feng
1973 Seaman No. 7 as Wang Hai-Lung
1973 A Man Called Tiger as Chin Fu
1973 The Screaming Tiger as Ma Tai Yung
1972 The Gallant as The Gallant
1972 The One-Armed Boxer as Yu Tien-Lung
1972 Iron Fist Adventure
1972 The Lion's Heart
1972 Ma Su Chen
1972 Showdown
1972 Furious Slaughter as Ma Yung Shen
1972 The Hero as Tiger Wong
1972 Fury of King Boxer
1972 Boxers of Loyalty and Righteousness
1971 Rage of the Tiger
1971 Blood of the Dragon as Lung Ti / The White Dragon
1971 The Magnificent Chivalry
1971 The Gallant Duo as Yi Chun
1971 The Brave and the Evil as Bai Sifeng
1971 Zatoichi Meets the One-Armed Swordsman as Wang Kong
1971 The Invincible Sword as Ling Yu Fong
1971 The Sword
1970 The Chinese Boxer as Lei Ming
1970 My Son as Yang Kuo-Liang
1969 Return of the One-Armed Swordsman as Fang Gang
1968 The Sword of Swords as Lin Jenshiau
1968 Golden Swallow as Silver Roc Xiao Pang
1967 The Assassin as Nie Zheng
1967 The One-Armed Swordsman as Fang Kang
1967 Asia-Pol as Yang Ming Xuan
1967 The Sword and the Lute as Gui Wu
1967 The Trail of the Broken Blade as Li Yueh
1967 Auntie Lan as He You-Wen
1966 The Joy of Spring as Himself (Cameo)
1966 The Magnificent Trio as Lu Fang
1965 The Twin Swords as Gui Wu
1965 Temple of the Red Lotus as Gui Wu

Directing

1977 Return of the Chinese Boxer Director
1977 One Arm Chivalry Fights Against One Arm Chivalry Director
1976 Master of the Flying Guillotine Director
1976 The One Armed Swordsmen Director
1976 Tiger & Crane Fists Director
1974 Four Real Friends Director
1973 Beach of the War Gods Director
1972 The One-Armed Boxer Director
1971 The Brave and the Evil Director
1970 The Chinese Boxer Director

Writing

1976 Master of the Flying Guillotine Writer
1973 Beach of the War Gods Writer
1972 The One-Armed Boxer Writer
1971 The Brave and the Evil Writer
1970 The Chinese Boxer Writer

Production

1991 The Tantana Producer
1990 Island of Fire Producer
1976 One Armed Swordsman Against Nine Killers Producer

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