Jacob Cheung

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Jacob Cheung
Chinese name 張之亮 (traditional)
Chinese name 張之亮 (simplified)
Pinyin zhang zhi liang (Mandarin)
Jyutping jeung1 ji1 leung6 (Cantonese)
Born 6 September 1959
Hong Kong
Years active 1989 - 2010
Hong Kong Film Awards
Best Director
1993 Cageman
Best Screenplay
1990 Beyond the Sunset
(shared with Chan Kam-Cheung)
1993 Cageman
(shared with Yank Wong and Ng Chong-Chau)

Jacob Cheung Chi-Leung is a Hong Kong film director, producer, screenwriter, and actor. His credits include A Battle Of Wits (2006), which was nominated for Best Director and Best Screenplay at the Golden Bauhinia Awards, and Beyond the Sunset (1989), which was nominated for two awards at the 9th Hong Kong Film Awards.

Personal life[edit]

Cheung is married to Venus Wong and has four children: the triplets Matthew, Eugene and Jeremy, and their elder sister, Ingrid.




  • Hong Kong Graffiti (1997)
  • My Dad is a Jerk (1997)
  • Those were the Days (1996)
  • Cageman (1992)
  • Au revior, mon amour (1991)
  • Hong Kong Godfather (1991)
  • All About Women (2008)


  • Midnight Fly (2001)
  • Never Say Goodbye (2001)
  • The Kid (1999)
  • Intimates (1997)
  • Signal Left, Turn Right (1996)
  • I've Got You, Babe!!! (1994)
  • Sparkling Fox (1994)


Executive Associate Producer[edit]

  • Mr. Vampire (1985)

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