Eddy Ko

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Eddy Ko
Chinese name 高雄
Birth name Ho Yiu Sum (何耀深)
Ancestry Guangdong Zhongshan (廣東中山)
Born 1937
Zhongshan
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Ko.

Eddy Ko Hung (born 1937 in Zhongshan[1][2]) is a Hong Kong television and film actor who has worked on the TV stations RTV (now defunct), TVB and ATV. His birthname is Ho Yiu Sum (何耀深 ). He adopted the name Ko Hung as a stage name. He is also sometimes also credited as Ko Hung, Gao Xiong, Eddie Ko, Edward Ko, and Lin Sheng (林琛)[3]

Biography[edit]

Ko started his career in 1980 by acting in the TV series Tai Chi Master produced by the now-defunct TV station RTV. Ko joined TVB later and has since acted in many TV drama series. In 1990, Ko joined TVB's rival ATV and worked there until 1995. In 2000, Ko rejoined TVB and continued acting in many TVB-produced drama series.

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1971 The Blade Spares None
The Invincible Iron Palm
The Comet Strikes
Thirty Six Killers a.k.a. Story of the Thirty Six Killers
1972 The Roaring Lion
The Invasion a.k.a. The Bold Brothers
The Notorious Ones
Life and Death a.k.a. Bloody Duel: Life and Death, The Bloody Fight
The Peeper, the Model and the Hypnotist
1973 Thunderbolt
A Gathering of Heroes
Knight Errant
The Smugglers
1974 Chinese Kung Fu Against Godfather a.k.a. Fist of Fury in China
The Virgin Mart
1975 The Young Rebel
The Kung Fu Monks
Female Fugitive
1976 The Private Eyes Nine Uncle's underling
End of the Wicked Tigers
The Big Family
1977 Battle Wizard
1979 The Butterfly Murders Guo, The Magic Fire
The Deadly Breaking Sword
The Avenging Eagle Wan Da 13-minute interview with Eddy Ko on French version DVD
Sleeping Fist
Law Don
1980 The Sword Ching Ti-yi
The Chief The Chief
The Jade Fox
The Thundering Mantis a.k.a. Mantis Fist Fighter
The Master Pupil of Shi (Ko Han) a.k.a. 3 Evil Masters
San Mao Liu Lang Ji Mr. Chu
1981 The Postman Fights Back Hu
Hitman in the Hand of Buddha Uncle 33
The Phantom Killer Captain Chao
Art of War by Sun Tzu
1982 Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils Kau Mo-chit
Health Warning The Master a.k.a. Digital Master, Flash Future Kung Fu
Duel to the Death Kenji
The Postman Strikes Back Hu
The Miracle Fighters Royal Guardsman Kao
1983 The Champions Tong's Uncle
Little Dragon Maiden Da'erba
Mad Mad 83
Shaolin Drunkard Master Lee
Lone Ninja Warrior a.k.a. Faster Blade, Poisonous Darts, The Demon Fighter
1985 It's a Drink, It's a Bomb Bearded Killer
Hong Yun Dang Tou Professor
1986 Heroes Shed No Tears Chan Chung
1987 Flaming Brothers
1988 Peacock King Jigume
Ruthless Law
1989 Iron Butterfly, Part 2: See No Daylight Kurada
Ghost Fever Johnny Fan
Burning Ambition Kau Chen
Casino Raiders Gold Teeth
Live Hard Ironman
A Punch to Revenge
Life Goes On
Dark Side of Chinatown Hung
1990 Vampire Settle on the Police Camp Chan
1991 Spiritually a Cop
Lee Rock Police Instructor
Mission Kill Ngon aka Angel Force & Mission of Condor
Dreaming the Reality Fok
1992 Evil Black Magic La Pin
Justice, My Foot! Yang Ching
Cheetah on Fire Fok Chi-Kien
Mountain Warriors
1993 The East is Red Chin aka Swordsman III
The Bride with White Hair 2 Wu San-kuei
Executioners The President's Deputy
1994 The Bride with White Hair Wu San-kuei
Master of Zen Bodhidharma's father
1995 Rumble in the Bronx Prospective Market Buyer
1996 Evening Liaison Edward Ko
The Hero of Swallow
1998 Lethal Weapon 4 Hong (Chinese refugee)
A Killer's Expiry Date
1999 The Mission Lung
2003 PTU Eye Ball
Night Corridor Father Chan
2004 Explosive City
Cop Unbowed Mr. Dick
To My Dearest Father Uncle Gun
2006 Lethal Ninja Ba-jiu
2007 Mad Detective Retired officer (cameo)
Wonder Woman Chairman Chan
The Counting House Andrew
Masters of Science Fiction: The Awakening Chinese leader American TV anthology series
2008 Kung Fu Dunk Fang's Master
Son of the Dragon Lord Shing for Hallmark Movie Channel
2009 Largo Winch tattooer

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Network Notes
1980 Tai Chi Master Jai-sum Monk RTV
1981 The Big Boss Chien Bat TVB
1982 The Magic Crane RTV
Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils Kung-ye Kon TVB
The Legend of the Condor Heroes Chuen Kam-fat TVB
1983 The Return of the Condor Heroes Fung Mut-fung TVB
1984 The Legend Continues Tam Wing-git TVB
1985 Chor Lau-heung Hu Tiehua CTV
1986 New Heavenly Sword and Dragon Sabre Monk Kok-yuen TVB
The Unyielding Master Lim Master Lim TVB
1987 When Silken Hands Get Rough Goo Jat-yun TVB
Foundling's Progress Nip Dong-shing TVB
The Dragon Sword Yong Siu-tin TVB
Police Cadet '88 Bin Shing TVB
1988 The Saga of the Lost Kingdom Dan Fu TVB
Bing Kuen TVB
Flame of Fury TVB
1989 Deadly Secret Mui Nim-sang TVB
The Final Combat Ngai Ding-san TVB
Greed Yung Tung-shing TVB
1990 No Way Out TVB
Road to Eternity Tam Mei's partner TVB
The Blood Sword General Shan Dan ATV
1991 Rebuilding Prosperity Lam ATV
Who's the Winner ATV
Shanghai 1949 ATV
1992 Spirit of the Dragon ATV
Who's the Winner II Hung Ying ATV
Who's the Winner III ATV
Police Story ATV
Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story Yim Sing-nam ATV
Mythical Crane, Magic Needle '92 Nam Hoi-ping ATV
1993 Reincarnated II Tong Bak-chuen ATV
Police Story II ATV
1994 Secret Battle Of The Majesty Miu Lo-sam ATV
Heroic Legend of the Yang's Family Yeung Yin-chiu ATV
1995 Fist of Fury Fok Yuen-gap ATV
Outlaw Hero Cho Hin-lung ATV
1996 King of Gamblers Dr. Koo Ting-foon ATV
State of Divinity TVB
1997 The Snow is Red Sheung-koon Tin-pang ATV
1998 Legend of Dagger Li Sheung-koon Kam-hung Chinese TV series
1999 Ten Tigers of Canton Wong Kei-ying ATV
2000 The Legendary Four Aces Lin Wong TVB
2002 A Herbalist Affair Cheung Wai-on TVB
Network Love Story Yeung Shing-hay TVB
Lofty Waters Verdant Bow Mang San-tung TVB
The Monkey King: Quest for the Sutra Emperor Tong
2003 The 'W' Files Boss Pak TVB
Vigilante Force Luk Kin-mou TVB
Riches and Stitches Sun Pak-chuen TVB
Fate Twisters Choi Wing-chi TVB
2004 Split Second Wong Chun-yeung TVB
Heroes of Sui and Tang Lo Ngai CTV
2005 The Gentle Crackdown Man Chun-fong TVB
The Dragon Heroes Emperor Chinese TV series
2006 Lethal Weapons of Love and Passion Chu Yuen-cheung TVB
Au Revoir Shanghai Ku Cheung-shing TVB
Hong Kong Special Cases: The Daughter Murderer Chan Keung ATV
The Patriotic Knights Jiang Haitian Chinese TV series
2007 Devil's Disciples Pak Tong-ngo TVB
2008 Legacy Of Time Lau Kai-ming Astro Malaysian TV series
2009 Lion and Heart Man Tin-cheung ntv7 Malaysian TV series
In the Chamber of Bliss Suen Man TVB cameo
2013 The Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils Sweeper Monk Chinese TV series

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0304708/bio?ref_=nm_ov_bio_sm
  2. ^ http://hkmdb.com/db/people/view.mhtml?id=4905&display_set=eng
  3. ^ "HkCinemagic - Eddy Ko Profile

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