Sammi Cheng Sau Man              

                                                                             Sammi Cheng  Sammi Cheng Sau Man

                                                                                    (Cheng Sau Man, Zheng Xiu Wen, Twinnie Cheng)                  

                    Singer, Actress

                                                     Born: August 19, 1972       Languages: Chinese, English 

 

                                     Hong Kong stars who both act and sing are fairly common, but actress and singer

                                    Sammi Cheng Sau Man has achieved a level of popularity that would be difficult for

                                                                   most contenders in her field to duplicate.

 

                                  While Sammi is currently one of the most bankable female stars in Hong Kong cinema,

                                    she first entered the entertainment field as a pop singer. Performing numerous chart

                                      topping love songs gave her the credibility with audiences to play in a dozen films

                                                                    by 2002 -nearly all of them love stories. 

                                                                                     Summer I Love You

                                  Producers have paired Sammi Cheng with her male Cantopop colleagues in romances 

                                repeatedly because the formula has proven so marketable. After the success of Needing

                                   You (2000) a yuppie romance with Andy Lau, she and Andy were stuffed into fat suits 

                                 for another romance, Love on a Diet, a year later. Golden Harvest was so pleased with  

                                 the box office of Summer Holiday that they reunited Richie Ren and Sammi Cheng in

                                   Marry a Rich Man. Sammi has also played opposite Leon Lai, Ekin Cheng, Louis 

                                                  Koo and Tony Leung Chiu Wai in Hong Kong romance pictures.

                                                     

                                     At the 21st Hong Kong Film Awards, Sammi dominated the Best Actress category

                                  by being nominated for three movies- a feat that had only been achieved previously by 

                                  HK superstar Chow Yun Fat. Though she didn't win, her 3 nominations, which put her  

                                   up against veteran actresses Anita Mui and Sylvia Chang, were an undeniable sign 

                                                                        of her well established starpower.

                                  

                                   Sammi Cheng's music is featured in many of her films. An album compiling 17 movie

                                     themes and soundtrack tunes from her own films was released in 2002; continuing

                                          the tradition of the complementary marriage of Cantonese music and cinema.

                                 

                                                                   Sammi Cheng Filmography

                                                                                       Sammi Cheng Sau Man

1992

Best of the Best   

1996 Feel 100%   
1996 Feel 100%... Once More   
2002 Fighting For Love  
2003 Good Times, Bed Times  
2002 Infernal Affairs   
2003 Infernal Affairs 3   (c)
1997 Killing Me Tenderly  
2003 Love For All Seasons 
2001 Love On a Diet   
1998 The Lucky Guy   
2004 Magic Kitchen 
2002 Marry a Rich Man   
2002 My Left Eye Sees Ghosts   
2000 Needing You   
2000 Summer Holiday  
2001 Wu Yen  
2004 Yesterday Once More   

   

 

                                                        Sammi Cheng -Television Credits 

                                                                                       Sammi Cheng Sau Man

Files of Justice

Man's Best Friend 

 

 

                                           Sammi Cheng -TVB Themes

                                                                                       Sammi Cheng Sau Man

Armed Reaction
Armed Reaction 3

Man's Best Friend

 

 

                                              Sammi Cheng -Movie Theme Songs

                                                                                       Sammi Cheng Sau Man

Feel 100%

Feel 100%... Once More
Fighting For Love
Killing Me Tenderly
Love on a Diet 
The Lucky Guy
Marry a Rich Man
My Left Eye Sees Ghosts
Needing You
Summer Holiday
Wu Yen

 

 

                                                         Sammi Cheng -Duets

                                                                                       Sammi Cheng Sau Man

All 4 One 

Jackie Chan
Andy Hui  
LMF
Utada Hikaru

 

 

                                                                Hong Kong Film Awards

                                                                                          Sammi Cheng Sau Man

                                                         Best New Performer Nomination- Sammi Cheng

                                                                             1992    Best of the Best

 

                                                               Best Actress Nominations- Sammi Cheng

                                                                             2000    Needing You

                                                                             2001    Fighting For Love

                                                                             2001    Love on a Diet

                                                                             2001    Wu Yen

 

                                                           Best Original Song Nominations- Sammi Cheng

                                                                             2000    Needing You  (vocalist)

 

                                                                Best Original Song Awards- Sammi Cheng

                                                                             1996    Feel 100%...Once More  (vocalist)

                                                                             2001    Love on a Diet  (vocalist)

 

 

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