Jeffrey Lau

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Jeffrey Lau
Chinese name (traditional)
Chinese name (simplified)
PinyinLiú Zhènwěi (Mandarin)
JyutpingLau4 zan3 wai5 (Cantonese)
Born (1955-02-04) 4 February 1955 (age 63)
Hong Kong
OriginHong Kong
OccupationFilm director, screenwriter, producer, actor
Hong Kong Film Awards
Best Film
2005 Kung Fu Hustle
Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards
Best Screenplay
1996 A Chinese Odyssey
Best Film
2002 Chinese Odyssey 2002

Jeffrey Lau Chun-Wai (simplified Chinese: 刘镇伟; traditional Chinese: 劉鎮偉; pinyin: Liú Zhènwěi; born 4 February 1955) is a Hong Kong film director, screenwriter, actor and producer. Lau is famous for writing and directing "mo lei tau" comedies. His comedies include A Chinese Odyssey (with Stephen Chow) and Chinese Odyssey 2002, the latter which was voted Best 2002 Film by the Hong Kong Film Critics Society.


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