On November 24, 2009, Veteran actor Chen Hung Lieh [陳鴻烈] passed away at 66 after a sudden heart attack on the set of a TVB series. A Shaw Brothers contract performer, Chen played many main villain roles in films such as Come Drink With Me and Jackie Chan's starring debut, Not Scared To Die. He also directed several films, notably the kung fu comedy classic Bone Crushing Kid.
Chen Hung Lieh made many films in Hong Kong and Taiwan. He was once romantically involved with fellow Shaws star Cheng Pei Pei. He later married another co-star, actress Pan Ying-Tze, but their marriage soon ended. In recent years, he acted in numerous shows for TVB.
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