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List of famous film directors from Hong Kong, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Hong Kong has given birth to some great movie directors over the years, many of who have gone on to direct popular comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These are some of the best Hong Kong directors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of Hong Kong and an aspiring director then these are people you should look up to.

Everything from Chin Ka-lok to Jeffrey Lau is included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Hong Kong directors?" and "Which directors are from Hong Kong?"

You can click on the names of these legendary directors of Hong Kong in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Hong Kong directors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.

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Alfred Cheung is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Alfred Cheung age 62

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Andy Lau is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Andy Lau age 56

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Billy Chung is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Billy Chung

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Bruce Le is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Bruce Le age 67

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Donald Li is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Donald Li age 56

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Bruce Lee is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Bruce Lee Died at 33 (1940-1973)

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Cheang Pou-soi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong

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Heiward Mak is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Heiward Mak age 33

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Cheng Siu-Keung is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Cheng Siu-Keung age 63

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Chin Ka-lok is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Chin Ka-lok age 52

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Chung Chi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Chung Chi age 54

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Johnnie To is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Johnnie To age 62

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Lawrence Ah Mon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong

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Clarence Fok Yiu-leung is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Clarence Fok Yiu-leung age 55

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Marco Mak is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Marco Mak age 64

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Coky Giedroyc is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Coky Giedroyc age 55

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Corey Yuen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Corey Yuen age 66

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Pang Fat is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Pang Fat age 52

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Daniel Lee Yan-Kong is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong

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Daniel Wu is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Daniel Wu age 43

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Daniel Yee Heng Chan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Daniel Yee Heng Chan age 36

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Simon Lui is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Simon Lui age 53

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Dayo Wong is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Dayo Wong age 57

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Dennis Law is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Dennis Law age 54

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Stanley Fung is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Stanley Fung age 72

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Donnie Yen is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Donnie Yen age 54

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Elizabeth Sung is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong

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Eric Tsang is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Eric Tsang age 64

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Francis Ng is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Francis Ng age 56

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Frankie Chan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Frankie Chan age 62

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Fruit Chan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Fruit Chan age 58

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Gordon Chan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Gordon Chan age 57

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Ivy Ho is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong

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Jackie Chan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Jackie Chan age 63

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James Wong is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
James Wong age 58

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James Yuen is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
James Yuen age 53

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Jeffrey Lau is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Jeffrey Lau age 65

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Jessey Tsang Tsui-Shan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Jessey Tsang Tsui-Shan

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Joe Ma is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Joe Ma age 53

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Johnny Mak is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Johnny Mak age 68

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Karl Maka is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Karl Maka age 73

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Kelly Chen is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Kelly Chen age 45

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Kent Cheng is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Kent Cheng age 66

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Jonathan Chik is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Jonathan Chik

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Kirk Wong is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Kirk Wong age 68

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Lam Chi-chung is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Lam Chi-chung age 41

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Law Wing-cheung is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong

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Leslie Cheung is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Leslie Cheung Died at 47 (1956-2003)

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Bryan Leung is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Bryan Leung age 68

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Mars is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Directors from Hong Kong
Mars age 63