Elaine Jin

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Jin.
Elaine Jin
Chinese name 金燕玲 (traditional)
Chinese name 金燕玲 (simplified)
Born (1954-12-15) December 15, 1954 (age 62)
Taiwan
Years active 1973–present
Spouse(s) 梁廷斌(m. 1975 - div.1981), Robert Wong(m. 1989, div. 2005)
Partner(s) Suzie Wong

Elaine Jin Yan-ling (Chinese: 金燕玲; pinyin: Jīn Yànlíng; born 15 December 1954), also known as Elaine Kam, is a Hong Kong actress.

She began her career in Taiwan in 1973 before moving to Hong Kong in 1981.

She has been nominated seven times in the Hong Kong Film Awards and won three for her supporting roles in Love Unto Waste (Chinese: 地下情) (1986), People's Hero (Chinese: 人民英雄) (1987) and Port Of Call (Chinese: 踏血尋梅) (2016).[1] In 1994, Jin earned her first Golden Horse Film Award, also in the supporting category, for her performance in Edward Yang's A Confucian Confusion (Chinese: 獨立時代) (1994).

Personal life[edit]

Jin has been married twice, to Liang Tingbin (梁廷斌) in 1975 (divorced in 1981) and then with Robert Wong in 1989 (divorced in 2005). She is in a relationship with Suzie Wong.

Filmography[edit]

Feature films[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1991 A Brighter Summer Day Miss Jin Nominated - Golden Horse Awards for Best Supporting Actress
1984 I Love Lolanto
1985 Women Nominated - Hong Kong Film Award for Best Supporting Actress
1986 Love Unto Waste Won - Hong Kong Film Award for Best Supporting Actress
1987 People's Hero Won - Hong Kong Film Award for Best Supporting Actress
1988 I Need to Escape Nominated - Hong Kong Film Award for Best Supporting Actress
1994 A Confucian Confusion Won - Golden Horse Awards for Best Supporting Actress
1997 The Soong Sisters Nominated - Hong Kong Film Award for Best Supporting Actress
1998 Tempting Heart Nominated - Hong Kong Film Award for Best Supporting Actress
1999 Gorgeous
1999 Metade Fumaca Nominated - Hong Kong Film Award for Best Supporting Actress
2000 Yi Yi
2004 Three of a Kind
2007 Lost in Beijing Wang Mei
Brothers Tin's wife
The Romantic Fool
2011 Mei Mei Miss Chen
2012 The Viral Factor
2013 Finding Mr. Right Chou
2013 Indigo Short film
2013 A Complicated Story
2014 Beijing Love Story
2015 Port of Call May Won - Hong Kong Film Award for Best Supporting Actress
2015 Monster Hunt
2015 Tale of Three Cities
2016 Buddy Cops
2016 Mad World Tung's Mother Pending - Hong Kong Film Award for Best Supporting Actress
Won - Golden Horse Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated - Asian Film Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated - Hong Kong Film Critics Society Award for Best Actress

TV series[edit]

Year Title Network Role TVB Anniversary Awards
1983 The Man in the Middle TVB
1984 101 Citizen Arrest II ATV Ling
2006 Central Affairs 2 ATV Tung Zhi-shu
2007–2008 Best Selling Secrets TVB Ng Han Nominated - My Favourite Female Character (Top 24)
2008–2010 Off Pedder TVB Ka So San
2011-2012 When Heaven Burns TVB

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