Frankie Chan

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Frankie Chan
Chinese name 陳勳奇 (traditional)
Chinese name 陈勋奇 (simplified)
Pinyin Chén Xūnqí (Mandarin)
Jyutping can4 fan1 kei4 (Cantonese)
Birth name 陳永煜
Ancestry Guangdong, China
Origin Hong Kong
Born (1951-11-30) 30 November 1951 (age 63)
Hong Kong
Occupation actor, film director, film producer, composer
Years active 1970 - present

Frankie Chan Fan-kei (born 1951) is a Chinese martial arts actor, film director, producer, action director, and composer.

Chan is best known to Hong Kong action cinema fans as the main antagonist in Sammo Hung's The Prodigal Son where he faces Yuen Biao in the final reel. Chan has starred in a number of modern action films, most notably Burning Ambition, Outlaw Brothers and Carry On Pickpocket. He also directed and composed many films in the 1970s and 1980s, including The Young Master, Odd Couple and Armour of God II: Operation Condor. In 2011 Chan directed Legendary Amazons, a film about the female Generals of the Yang clan.

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