Carol Cheng

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Carol "Do Do" Cheng
Carol Cheng Yu Ling 2018.jpg
Background information
Chinese name 鄭裕玲 (traditional)
Chinese name 郑裕玲 (simplified)
Pinyin Zhèng Yùlíng (Mandarin)
Jyutping Zeng6 Jyu6-ling4 (Cantonese)
Born (1957-09-09) 9 September 1957 (age 60)
Hong Kong
Other names Do Do/Dodo Cheng (嘟嘟/嘟姐/Do姐)
Years active 1975–present
Partner(s) Kam Kwok-Leung 甘國亮
(1980–1990)
Lui Fong 呂方
(1992–2008)
Ancestry Chongqing, Sichuan
Awards
Hong Kong Film Awards
Best New Performer
1984 Last Affair
Best Actress
1991 Her Fatal Ways
Golden Horse Awards
Best Actress
1988 Moon, Stars & Sun
TVB Anniversary Awards

Best Actress
2000 War of Genders
Most Popular Character
2000 War of Genders
Best Host
2005 Justice for All
2016 Do Did Eat
2017 DoDo Goes Shopping sr 2
Outstanding Actress
2012

Best Variety Show or Special Programme
2015 DoDo Goes Shopping

Carol Cheng (Traditional Chinese: 鄭裕玲; born 9 September 1957), commonly referred to by her nickname Do Do, is a Hong Kong film and television actress and host. She has won numerous acting awards in both film and television genres, as well as hosting awards. In recent years, she retired from acting but is still involved in hosting.

Biography[edit]

Cheng began her career after middle-school in 1975 working on a number of Television Broadcasts Limited series. She also hosted the Hong Kong version of the game show The Weakest Link between 2001–2002.

In 1984, Cheng won the 3rd Hong Kong Film Awards Best New Performer. In 1988 and 1991, Cheng won the Hong Kong Film Awards for Best Actress. In 2000, Cheng won the TVB Anniversary Awards: My Favourite TV Role and Best Actress.[citation needed]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Cheng has been the recipient of several awards and nominations from the Hong Kong Film Awards:[1]

Year Award Category Film Result
1984 3rd Hong Kong Film Awards Best New Performer The Last Affair Won
1988 7th Hong Kong Film Awards Best Actress Wonder Women Nominated
25th Golden Horse Awards Best Leading Actress Moon, Star and Sun Won
1989 8th Hong Kong Film Awards Best Actress Heart To Hearts Nominated
1991 10th Hong Kong Film Awards Best Supporting Actress Queen's Bench II Nominated
Best Actress Her Fatal Ways Won
1992 11th Hong Kong Film Awards Best Actress Her Fatal Ways II Nominated
2000 TVB Anniversary Awards My Favourite Television Character War of Genders Won
Best Actress Won
2005 TVB Anniversary Awards Best Show Host Justice for All Won
2012 TVB Anniversary Award Outstanding Actress Won
2016 The StarHub TVB Awards My Favourite TVB Variety Show Host Do Did Eat Won
2016 TVB Anniversary Awards Best Show Host Do Did Eat Won

Selected filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.simonyam.com/hkmw/actors/dodocheng/
  2. ^ "Carol Cheng". imdb.com. Retrieved 30 March 2010. 
  3. ^ "Carol Cheng". chinesemov.com. Retrieved 30 March 2010.