Elliot Ngok

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Elliot Ngok
Chinese name 岳華 (traditional)
Chinese name 岳华 (simplified)
Pinyin Yuè Huá (Mandarin)
Jyutping Ngok6 Waa4 (Cantonese)
Birth name Leung Lok Wah (梁樂華)
Ancestry Zhongshan, Guangdong, China
Origin Hong Kong
Born (1942-07-13) July 13, 1942 (age 71)
Shanghai, China
Occupation Actor
Years active 1964 - present
Spouse(s) Tien Lie (恬妮)
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Ngok.

Elliot Ngok Wah, better known as Yueh Hua, is a former Shaw Brothers actor and veteran TVB actor.[1]

Career[edit]

Elly was born Leung Lok Wah in Shanghai, with native Cantonese roots. He immigrated to Hong Kong in 1962. He joined Shaw Brothers and started his acting career in 1965. His breakout film role was in 1966's Come Drink with Me. He was mainly cast in a lead role.

Elliot is best known for his role in Looking Back in Anger, one of TVB's popular shows. Elliot moved to Canada in the 90s, but returned to Hong Kong.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role
1965 The Lark
1966 The Monkey Goes West
Princess Iron Fan
Come Drink with Me Fan Tai Pei
1967 Hong Kong Nocturne
The Sword and the Lute Shen Shuwen
Sweet is Revenge
1969 Dragon Swamp Xi Zhengyuan
1970 Brothers Five Kao Wei
The Twelve Gold Medallions Miao Lung
Lady of Steel Qin Shang Yi
1971 Vengeance of a Snowgirl Tin Ying
The Long Chase Kou Ying
1973 The House of 72 Tenants Fat Chai
1974 Super Stooges vs the Wonder Women[2] Chung
Virgins of the Seven Seas Ko Pao
1976 Killer Clans Lu Hsiang Chuan
The Web of Death Fei Ying-hsiung
1977 Clans of Intrigue Monk Hua
Death Duel To Lang-chung
The Face Behind The Mask Hsiao Meng-fei
Jade Tiger Tang Ao
The Green Dragon Inn Marshall Law, Bold Dragon
The Sentimental Swordsman Long Xiaoyun
1978 Legend of the Bat Li Yuhan
Clan of Amazons Hua Manlou
The Master and the Kid
Vengeful Beauty
1979 Full Moon Scimitar Master Xie Xiao Feng
Ninja Wolves Yung Ti
1980 A Deadly Secret Ling Tui-see
Bruce Tuan's 7 Promises Chow Sun
Heroes Shed No Tears Hsiao Lei-hsueh
1981 The Duel of the Century Ximen Chuixue
Return of the Sentimental Swordsman Guo Songyang
Black Lizard Xiao Lik
1982 The Spirit of the Sword Tzu Yi-hou
1983 99 Cycling Swords
1995 Rumble in the Bronx Wah
2006 Confession of Pain Chow Yuen Sing
2008 Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon Liu Bei

TV series[edit]

Year Title Role TVB Anniversary Awards
1980 Gone with the Wind
浮生六劫
Ching Jui-cheung
Fatherland
大地恩情
Yeung Luk-kan
1986 Sword of the Yue Maiden
越女劍
Fan Lai
1987 The Legend of the Book and the Sword
書劍恩仇錄
Cheung Chiu-chung
The Seasons
季節
1988 Two Most Honorable Knights
絕代雙驕
Yin Nam-tin
And Yet We Live
當代男兒
1989 Looking Back in Anger
義不容情
Fung Sai-bong
Fu Kwai Lau Mang Lam Cheung
2006 Below the Lion Rock 2006
2007 The Brink of Law Tung Chin-lung Nominated - Best Supporting Actor
The Slicing of the Demon Fok Tin-ming
2008 The Gem of Life Hoh Fung (Martin) Nominated - Best Supporting Actor (Top 5)
2009 Rosy Business Cheung Kiu
2010 Ghost Writer Po Poon
No Regrets Cheng Long-gwan
2011 A Great Way to Care Ko Sau-yee
Grace Under Fire Tong Yue-han Nominated — Best Supporting Actor
Be Home for Dinner Chung Kwok-chu
2012 The Last Steep Ascent Miu Hoi
The Confidant Chan Fuk Nominated — Best Supporting Actor
2013 Slow Boat Home
Will Power
2014 Outbound Love Law Wai
Gilded Chopsticks
Storm in a Cocoon Poon Wing-lin

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wong, Sharon (15 December 2010). "Having no regrets". The Sun (Hong Kong). Retrieved 30 January 2011. 
  2. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0073804/