Every country has a prime spot or hub that is recognized internationally by common folk for having more cultural and technological advancements. Be it the capital of that nation or a place that contains historical monuments and hence is a tourist and business hub, we can easily associate that city with the country. Some examples of this are Paris in France, New York in America, Bangkok in Thailand, Tokyo in Japan, and Hong Kong in China. Now that we've reached the destination in mind, here is a list of the Top 10 Chinese Actors Who Were Born In Hong Kong.
1. Jackie Chan
Jackie Chan is a household name in China and has acted in several action films like Big and Little Wong Tin Bar, Come Drink With Me, The Brutal Boxer, Enter the Dragon, Little Tiger of Canton, The Awaken Punch, New Fist of Fury among others. Jackie Chan was born in Hong Kong.
2. Tony Leung Chiu-Wai
Tony Leung is a prominent Chinese actor who has featured in several films such as Confession of Pain, Love Unto Waste, Happy Go Lucky, Days of Being Wild, Come Fly the Dragon, He Ain't Heavy, He's My Father, The Magic Crane, Mack the Knife among others. Tony is Hong Kong-based.
3. Jimmy O. Yang
Jimmy O Yang is a Chinese American comedian and actor who has starred in several films such as Space Force, Love Hard, Fresh Off the Boat, Crazy Rich Asians, Easter Sunday, Life of the Party, Patriots Day, The Opening Act, Like a Boss among others. Jimmy is Hong Kong-based.
4. Eason Chan
Eason Chan is a popular Chinese actor who has starred in umpteen films such as Cop Shop Babes, Enter the Phoenix, Hooked on You, Crazy N' The City, I Corrupt All Cops, Golden Chicken 3, See You Tomorrow, Our Shining Days among others. Eason Chan was born in Hong Kong.
5. Chow Yun-Fat
Chow Yun-Fat is a popular Chinese actor who is best known for starring in films like The Hunter, the Butterfly and the Crocodile, Their Private Lives, Joy to the World, The Postman Strikes Back, The Story of Woo Viet, Love in a Fallen City, Love Unto Waste among others. Chow is Hong Kong-based.
6. Tom Wu
Tom Wu is a Chinese British actor who has featured in several films such as Belly of the Beast, To Be the Best, Out for a Kill, Hobbs & Shaw, King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, Wake of Death, The Godfather Squad, Da Vinci's Demons, Shanghai Knights among others. Tom Wu is Hong Kong based.
7. Andy Lau
Andy Lau is a popular Chinese actor who is best known for starring in films like A Moment of Romance, No Risk, No Gain, Dances with Dragon, Saviour of the Soul, Gun n' Rose, The Prince of Temple Street, Come Fly the Dragon, The Three Swordsmen among others. Andy Lau is Hong Kong based.
8. Wayne Wang
Wayne Wang is a celebrated Chinese director who has featured in A Man, a Woman, and a Killer, Dim Sum: A Little Bit of Heart, The Joy Luck Club, Blue in the Face, A Thousand Years of Good Prayers, Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Last Holiday among others. Wayne is Hong Kong-based.
9. Nicholas Tse
Nicholas Tse is a celebrated Chinese actor who has featured in several films such as A Chinese Tall Story, Time and Tide, My Schoolmate, the Barbarian, Jade Goddess of Mercy, Storm Rider Clash of the Evils, Hot Summer Days, The Bullet Vanishes among others. Nicholas Tse was born in Hong Kong.
10. Biao Yuen
Biao Yuen is a celebrated Chinese actor who has featured in several films such as Fist of Fury, Way of the Dragon, The Rendezvous of Warriors, The Master of Kung Fu, The Man from Hong Kong, Challenge of the Masters, To Kill a Jaguar, Heroes of Shaolin among others. Yuen is Hong Kong based.