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Chinese name
  
黃炳耀 (traditional)

Name
  
Barry Wong

Origin
  
Hong Kong


Birth name
  
Barry Wong Ping-Yiu

Chinese name
  
黄炳耀 (simplified)

Role
  
Screenwriter

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Pinyin
  
Huang Bing Yao (Mandarin)

Jyutping
  
Wong Ping-Yiu (Cantonese)

Died
  
October 16, 1991, Hong Kong

Awards
  
Hong Kong Film Award for Professional Achievement

Nominations
  
Hong Kong Film Award for Best Screenplay

Movies
  
Fight Back to School, Mr Vampire, Island of Fire, Hard Boiled, God of Gamblers III: Back t

Similar People
  
Sammo Hung, Billy Lau, Gordon Chan, Ricky Lau, Dick Wei

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Barry Wong (20 November 1946 – 16 October 1991), also known as Wong Ping-Yiu (黃炳耀), was a Hong Kong screenwriter, film producer and actor. He was hailed as one of the most prolific screenwriters of Hong Kong cinema penning scripts for some of the top filmmakers and actors during the 1980s and early 1990s. Wong died from a heart attack on 16 October 1991.

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Career

Wong wrote scripts for films ranging from action to comedy. As an actor, Wong was known for his supporting roles, often wearing his horn-rimmed glasses.

During his career, he had collaborated with Tsui Hark, Stephen Chow, Eric Tsang, Sammo Hung, Danny Lee, John Woo, Jackie Chan and Wong Jing. John Woo's cult-action film Hard Boiled was dedicated to him after his death.

Writer

  • Read Lips (1980)
  • The Prodigal Son (1981)
  • The Daring Age (1981)
  • The Gold-Hunters (1981)
  • Carry On Pickpocket (1982)
  • Dragon Lord (1982)
  • A Fist Full of Talons (1983)
  • Winners and Sinners (1983)
  • The Dead and the Deadly (1983)
  • Double Trouble (1984)
  • Silent Romance (1984)
  • The Other Side of Gentleman (1984)
  • Heart of the Dragon (1985)
  • Friendly Ghost (1985)
  • Funny Triple (1985)
  • Yes, Madam (1985)
  • Mr. Vampire (1985)
  • Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars (1985)
  • The Intellectual Trio (1985)
  • Funny Face (1985)
  • Affectionately Yours (1985)
  • My Lucky Stars (1985)
  • Millionaire's Express (1986)
  • Righting Wrongs (1986)
  • Mr. Vampire Part 2 (1986)
  • Lucky Stars Go Places (1986)
  • Rosa (1986)
  • Shyly Joker (1986)
  • Where's Officer Tuba? (1986)
  • Eastern Condors (1987)
  • The Haunted Cop Shop II (1988)
  • Love Soldier of Fortune (1988)
  • 18 Times (1988)
  • Mr. Smart (1989)
  • Pedicab Driver (1989)
  • Vampire Buster (1989)
  • Lost Souls (1989)
  • City Cops (1989)
  • Encounters of the Spooky Kind II (1990)
  • Island of Fire (1990)
  • She Shoots Straight (1990)
  • Pantyhose Hero (1990)
  • The Outlaw Brothers (1990)
  • Family Honor (1990)
  • The Fortune Code (1990)
  • Whampoa Blues (1990)
  • Alan & Eric: Between Hello and Goodbye (1991)
  • Scheming Wonders (1991)
  • Fight Back to School (1991)
  • The Gods Must Be Crazy III (1991)
  • Slickers Vs Killers (1991)
  • The Banquet (1991)
  • Lethal Contact (1992)
  • Operation Scorpio (1992)
  • Twin Dragons (1992)
  • Hard Boiled (1992)
  • Fun and Fury (1992)
  • A Kid from Tibet (1992)
  • Ghost Punting (1992)
  • References

    Barry Wong Wikipedia