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Ng Man-tat Confirmed dead: Shaolin Soccer Star And Stephen Chow Collaborator Was 70.

Ng Man-tat, the star Shaolin Soccer and regular associate of Kung Fu Hustle producer Stephen Chow, has kicked the bucket. 


The famous Hong Kong entertainer, joined by his better half and kids, passed on calmly on Saturday of liver disease. He was 70. 


Brought into the world in China's Fujian territory in 1951, Ng started his vocation with acting classes from Hong Kong's TVB at 19 years of age. Only years after the fact he showed up Tit Lee's 1975 satire Gu huo lao xun chun, denoting the vet's first screen credit. 


After accumulating experience in various film and TV titles all through the 70s and 80s, Ng handled a common part in the experience arrangement The Legend of the Condor Heroes. The arrangement, adjusted from Louis Cha's tale of a similar name, saw Ng play Elder Peng. 


In 1989, Ng previously acted close by Stephen Chow, who might before long turn into an incessant associate for "mo lei tau" films, a well known Hong Kong kind comprising of droll parody. Chow and Ng, who got one of the main overseers of the class, started their joint effort and showed up in various mo lei tau titles including both A Chinese Odyssey portions. They additionally acted together in Sixty Million Dollar Man, The God of Cookery and Chow's King of Comedy. 


Shaolin Soccer, in any case, got quite possibly the most notable of the Ng-Chow coordinated efforts. Coordinated by Chow, the 2001 parody film featured Ng as Golden Leg Fung, a fatigued soccer star who brings an impossible group of amazing untouchables, named Team Shaolin, to wonder. 


The parody sports movie brought home the best picture and best chief honors at both the 2002 Golden Bauhinia Awards and the Hong Kong Film Awards. 


A greater amount of Ng's credits incorporate The Hospital, Overheard 3, Time is Money and Oolong Courtyard: KungFu School. He last showed up in Stanley Tong's Rising Shaolin: The Protector.

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