Elena Kong

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Elena Kong
Chinese name 江美儀 (traditional)
Chinese name 江美仪 (simplified)
Born (1971-09-20) 20 September 1971 (age 43)
 Hong Kong
Occupation Actress, radio DJ, presenter
Years active 1990s – present
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Kong.

Elena Kong Mei-yee (born 20 September 1971) is a Hong Kong actress, radio DJ, and presenter.

Elena started off her career in the entertainment industry as a model after being scouted and appeared in many television commercials during the 1990s.[1] She also starred in some of Andy Lau's music videos. After joining Asia Television (ATV) in 1997, she landed her first lead role in television drama Forrest Cat. She left ATV in 2008. In 2009, Elena joined Television Broadcasts Limited (TVB). Her performance as Angela Auntie in Beauty Knows No Pain (2010) was very well-received, garnering her a nomination for the Best Supporting Actress award at the 2010 TVB Anniversary Awards, where she finished among the Top 5. Her performance as Yvonne Yik in Silver Spoon, Sterling Shackles (2012) gained her even more popularity and recognition and she was nominated for the Best Supporting Actress award for a third time at the 2012 TVB Anniversary Awards. In the 2013 TVB Anniversary Awards, she won Best Supporting Actress for her character Heather Fong in Triumph in the Skies II .

Elena is also currently a radio DJ at Digital Broadcasting Corporation Hong Kong Limited (DBC).

Personal life[edit]

Elena studied Business Administration at the Chu Hai College of Higher Education.

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Title Year Role Notes
Nine Girls and a Ghost 2002 To's girlfriend
Happy Go Lucky 2003 Connie
The Two Individual Package Women 2003 Helena Kim
Lost in Time 2003 Siu-wai's sister
Haunted Office 2004
Driving Miss Wealthy 2004 Debbie Voice (uncredited)
One Nite in Mongkok 2004 Nightclub Lady
The Incredibles 2004 Mirage Cantonese voice-over
Crazy n' the City 2005
My Name is Fame 2006 Young doctor
Confession of Pain 2006 Mrs. Lau
Forget Me Not 2007
W. 2008 reporter
Vengeance 2009 Wolf's wife
The Drunkard 2010 Lily
Mr. & Mrs. Incredible 2011 Voice
Punished 2011 Daisy's mother
A Beautiful Life 2011
Demon 2 2011
A Simple Life 2011
Mr. and Mrs. Gambler 2012
Bends 2013
A Secret Between Us 2013
Golden Chicken 3 2014
Triumph in the Skies 2015

Television dramas[edit]

Title Year Role Notes
Forrest Cat 1997 Connie Hong Chun-ming
My Brother, My Mum 1997 Ng Sin-yee
A Lawyer Can Be Good 1998 Yuen Fong-yu
Forrest Cat II 1999 Mandy Lee Man-yee
My Date with a Vampire II 1999 Black Rain
Showbiz Tycoon 2000 Yiu Chor-sau
Hong Kong Yat Kar Yan 2000
A Dream Named Desire 2000 Bobo Szema Po-kam
Sun Dong Po 2000 Lau Yuet-mei
Thank You, Grandpa 2001 Tung On-lai
Lady Stealer 2002 Sin Sin
Yau Kau Bit Ying 2002 Lui Wai-on
Project Ji Xiang 2002 Dai Lai-hing
Thunder Cops 2002 Fong Wing
Light of Million Hopes 2003 Wan Yuet-ha / Wan Yuet-chu
Hong Kong Special Cases 2006 Lui Wing-hor Episodes 19-21
Mah Jong Gathering 2007 Money
Flaming Butterfly 2008 Lui Pik-chu
C'est La Vie, Mon Chéri 2008 Ma Man-lai
The Season of Fate 2010 Tse Yuen-kwan
Suspects in Love 2010 Bonnie
Beauty Knows No Pain 2010 Angela "Angela Auntie" Hung San-wu Nominated — TVB Anniversary Award for Best Supporting Actress (Top 5)
No Regrets 2010 Chiu Tung-nei
Gun Metal Grey 2010 Rose Chow Chi-lun Guest appearance (Episodes 3, 4, 24-26)
Dropping by Cloud Nine 2011 Ling's mother Guest appearance (Episode 9)
Only You 2011 Fong Miu-kuen Guest appearance (Episodes 14–15)
Lives of Omission 2011 Yuen Kwan-lam Nominated — TVB Anniversary Award for Best Supporting Actress (Top 15)
River of Wine 2011 Ting Ka-pik Nominated — TVB Anniversary Award for Best Actress (Top 15)
Curse of the Royal Harem 2011 Consort Dowager Shun
Daddy Good Deeds 2012 Sheh Chi-man Guest appearance (Episode 17)
Tiger Cubs 2012 Jenny Yu Hok-yan Episodes 3-4
Ghetto Justice II 2012 Jenny Wai Tsan-nei Episodes 2-5, 7-9
Silver Spoon, Sterling Shackles 2012 Yvonne Yik Yi-fong Nominated — TVB Anniversary Award for Best Supporting Actress (Top 10)
Triumph in the Skies II 2013 Heather Fong ("Head姐") Won - TVB Anniversary Award for Best Supporting Actress
Bounty Lady 2013 Yuen Sum
The Ultimate Addiction 2014 Florence Chai Pui-fan
Line Walker 2014 Katie Mok Sin-cing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Elena Kong: A flower at forty". ND Daily (in Chinese). 2011-09-24. p. 1. Retrieved 2011-09-24. 

External links[edit]