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Idy Chan is a popular Hong Kong film and television actress, especially during the 1980s. She was born on 25 March, 1960 in Hong Kong. She is well known for her role in “Casino Raiders” (1989), “Return of the Condor Heroes” (1983) and “Shao Lin yu Wu Dang” (1983).

Biography:

Name               : Idy Chan

Full Name        : Idy Chan Yuk Lin

Other Name     : Lin mui

Born                 : 25 March, 1960

Birth Place        : Hong Kong

Occupation       : Actress, Entrepreneur

Years active     : 1977 – Present

Spouse             : Peter Chan Siu-Moo (m. 1984–1992)

Ancestry           : Tiu Keng Leng

Career:

Idy Chan started her acting career in 1977. She becomes popular for her role of Xiaolongnu in Louis Cha’s Wuxia novel “The Return of the Condor Heroes” along with Andy Lau as Yang Guo in 1983. She also appeared as the witty Huang Rong in “The Legend of the Condor Heroes” in 1988 along with Howie Wong and as the role of Xiaozhao with Adam Cheng on “The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber” in 1978.

Idy was more popular in her television works, however, she acted in many good films from the early 1980s to the early 1990s like “Casino Raiders”. But she has become less active in television and films since 1993. She returned to the showbiz world with the TVB series “Catch Me Now” in 2007, which also marked her comeback. Since then, she occasionally appears on TV shows.

Besides, Idy Chan also running her own and family businesses in advertising and restaurant, she is also an active volunteer of several charitable foundations.

Filmography:

  • Love Thy Family (TV Series) (Ming Wai’s Mother) (2010)
  • Ngoi joi sung ming chung ghee cheen (2010)
  • Yuen loi oi sheung chaak (TV Series) (Bao Yung-yung) (2008)
  • The Way We Are (Ms Tsui) (2008)
  • Bian cheng lang zi (1993)
  • Ai dao jin tou (1993)
  • The Thief of Time (TV Movie) (Siauw Liong Lie) (1992)
  • Sha Sha Jia Jia zhan qi lai (1991)
  • The Last Princess of Manchuria (1990)
  • Xue zai feng shang (1990)
  • Wu tai jie mei (1990)
  • Shi dai zhi feng (Yu-Lien Chen) (1990)
  • Yuan fen you xi (1989)
  • Zhuang zhi hao qing (1989)
  • Casino Raiders (Tong Koyan) (1989)
  • Shuo huang de nu ren (Guest star) (1989)
  • Heart Beat (Yu Lin) (1989)
  • Nam jeng bin yuen (Ling) (1988)
  • On the Run (Lo Huan) (1988)
  • The Crazy Companies (Joanne) (1988)
  • Chor hor hon gai (TV Series) (Yu Gei) (1985)
  • Lin tai (1984)
  • Shao Lin yu Wu Dang (Yen Lan) (1983)
  • Return of the Condor Heroes (TV Series) (Siauw Liong Lie) (1983)
  • Mo deng za chai  (1982)
  • Tin lung bak bo (TV Series) (Wong Yuyin) (1982)
  • Xin tian long ba bu (1982)
  • Zuo ye zhi deng (1982)
  • Chor Lauheung (TV Series) (Yeung Aan) (1979)
  • Chut doi seung giu (TV Series) (Moyung Gao) (1979)
  • Ka le fei (Siu-Fong) (1978)
  • Yi tian tu long ji (TV Mini-Series) Siu Chiu(1978)
  • Below the Lion Rock (TV Series) (1972)

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