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Bak Sheut-sin (right) with Yam Kim-Fai in a movie poster for their last film Tragedy of a Poet King.
|Pinyin||Bái Xuěxiān (Mandarin)|
|Jyutping||Baak6 Syut3 Sin1 (Cantonese)|
|Birth name||Chan Shuliang
1 April 1926 |
|Other name(s)||Bai Xuexian|
Bak is notable for pairing up with fellow Cantonese opera star Yam Kim Fai. Some of her major works include The Peony Pavilion and Tai Nui Fa. She has received awards from The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Hong Kong University for her contribution to the opera art form. In April 2001 she received a "Lifetime achievement award" from the Hong Kong Film Awards from Chief Secretary for Administration Anson Chan. Awarded Gold Bauhinia Star by the Hong Kong Government in 2013.
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