|Chinese name 陳鴻烈|
Name Chan Hung-lit
|Chinese name 陈鸿烈 (simplified)|
Chinese name 陳鴻烈 (traditional)
Siblings Hao Chen
Jyutping Can4 Hung4 Lit6 (Cantonese)
Birth name Chow Hung-lit 周鴻烈 (Traditional)周鸿烈 (Simplified)Zhou Hong Lie (Mandarin)Zau1 Hung4 Lit6 (Cantonese)
Spouse Tsui Sai-wing (m. 1987–2009), Angela Pan (m. 1972–1980)
Children Chan Bing-sing, Chan Ban-hang
Movies and TV shows Off Pedder, Come Drink with Me, The Gem of Life, The Dance of Passion, When Heaven Burns
Similar People Angela Pan, Cynthia Khan, Cheng Pei‑pei, King Hu, Run Run Shaw
Died 24 November 2009 (aged 66) Hong Kong
Born 7 June 1943(age 66), Shanghai, China
Chan hung lit tribute
Chan Hung-Lieh (7 June 1943 – 24 November 2009), also known as Chen Hung-Lit and Golden Chan, was a Shaw Brothers actor famous for portraying villains from the 1960s to 1980s. In his acting hiatus, Chan was involved in the garment industry. He later resumed his acting career by joining TVB in 1995, left the following year and did not return again until 2003. He was the brother of Steve Chen Hao.
At 4:20 p.m. on 24 November 2009, while waiting to tape an episode of Off Pedder on TVB City, Chan Hung-lit complained of sudden chest pains and fell into a coma in the changing room. He was transported by ambulance to the emergency ward of Tseung Kwan O Hospital, where he died at 7:11 p.m. at the age of 66.