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Wayne Lai
Wayne Lai
Yiu-cheung (Chinese: 黎耀祥; born 4 May 1964) is a Hong Kong TVB
TVB
actor.

Contents

1 Biography 2 Filmography

2.1 Film 2.2 Television dramas

3 Awards and nominations 4 References 5 External links

Biography[edit] Lai entered TVB
TVB
in 1983 as a clerk in the business department. In 1985, he gave up the job and trained in the TVB
TVB
Acting School. He starred in many various programs for Educational Television programs, where he was mostly cast as an uncle or eldest cousin in Mathematics, Social Sciences, Health Sciences and Chinese (Cantonese). He also starred in a few series in 1989. He started out in some minor roles, and took on some more significant roles later on. He has left TVB
TVB
and entered the movie industry. Although those films are low-cost, these years provided a variety of roles and experiences to him. He also acted in two ATV series. He has achieved much praise for his roles, especially in the TVB
TVB
drama Rosy Business
Rosy Business
creating a big trend in Hong Kong in 2009. With much praise from the public, he won Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor in 2008 and 2009 TVB Anniversary Awards respectively. Meanwhile, he won My Favourite Male Character and TVB.com Popular Artist in awarding ceremony and has become the first Best Actor winning 3 awards at the same time. In 2010, he retained the Best Actor award in TVB Anniversary Awards for his role in No Regrets and became the second actor to win consecutive Best Actor award after Gallen Lo in 1997–98. He has since matched Gallen Lo's record of winning 3 Best Actor awards after his win in 2012 for his role in The Confidant. Lai played different kinds of roles and is liked by a lot of Hong Kong viewers. He is best known for his role in Journey to the West and its sequel, The Gentle Crackdown
The Gentle Crackdown
(co-star with Halina Tam), Off Pedder
Off Pedder
and Some Day (co-star with Teresa Mo), Rosy Business
Rosy Business
and No Regrets (co-star with Sheren Tang). Owing to his brilliant performances, he is regarded as a talented TV actor with high popularity. He is married and has a son. Filmography[edit] Film[edit]

Year Film Role Notes

1988 The Final Verdict Paralegal Cameo

1994 Mary's Choice

TV movie

The Final Option Traffic officer

1997 Killing Me Tenderly

Troublesome Night 2 Bobby

Intruder Chan Kai-ming

Haunted Karaoke Chicken Wings

Armageddon

Those Were the Days

– Legends of the Condor Heros (1998 film)

1998 A Long and Forgotten Ghost Story Sze Fu-kwai

Bio Zombie Cavity Kui (Kui Gor)

The Storm Riders Mud Buddha

F***/Off

A Killer's Expiry Date Cheung Sai-din

Nightmare Zone

1999 Gen-X Cops Inspector Tang

Fourteen Days Before Suicide Richard

The Victim

2000 Sound from the Dark

2001 Visible Secret

Strangers Meet on the Way Man in suit

The Young Ones

Vampire Controller Professor Mo

Cheung Ngoi Sim Chan Dik Yam Fu

2002 Frugal Game Lai Siu-cheung

Headlines

The Untold Story: Sudden Vanished Sam Ko Sam-yeung

The Untold Story: The Lost World Sam Ko Sam-yeung

Money Suckers

Modern Cinderella Wu Ah-kau

2003 Man in Blues Jackie Lai

Happy Go Lucky Chu Kwok-cheung (Kid Cheung)

The Assailant

Dizzy Date Sam

2004 Escape from Hong Kong Island police officer

2005 The House Kam Kwok-keung

2006 Dog Bite Dog Cheung

Confession of Pain Chan Wai-keung

Heavenly Mission Crazy

McDull, the Alumni God of Cooking

My Name is Fame Wai

Love Undercover 3 Gangster Bro

A Chinese Tall Story Lizard King

2007 Hooked on You Porky (voice)

Eye in the Sky thief

The Detective Kwan Sai-wing

House of the Invisibles Chung

2009 愛情三結義 department store owner

Turning Point Mo

Up Dug Cantonese
Cantonese
voice-over

2010 72 Tenants of Prosperity Astro Cameo

Despicable Me Gru Cantonese
Cantonese
voice-over

Forget Me Not

2011 The Road Less Traveled

I Love Hong Kong Wayne Lai Cameo

2014 The Beggar Hero Chan Tai-lik

2016 Sky on Fire

Television dramas[edit]

Year Title Role Notes

1986 Dharma – Founder of Shaolin

New Heavenly Sword and Dragon Sabre Mongol General

Turn Around and Die

The Legend of Wong Tai Sin eunuch

The Twin Heirs

Heir to the Throne Is... Imperial chef

The Feud of Two Brothers

The Ordeal Before the Revolution

Siblings of Vice and Virtue

Movie Maze

1987 Beastly Beings

The Making of a Gentleman

The Legend of the Book and the Sword Mang Kin-hung

The Seasons

Fate Cast in the Wind Chuen Fuk

1988 Two Most Honorable Knights

Twilight of a Nation

1989 I Love Amy

The Black Sabre Drink Seller in Episode 12

The Shanghai conspiracy

The Reincarnated of Wai

The Vixen's Tale

Mut Toi Tin Sze

Greed

Flying Squads

The Justice of Life Chung

Song Bird Chuk Kwok-ho

1989–90 Ode to Gallantry

1990 Three in a Family Ching Chi-nam

Blood of Good and Evil Tai Ha

A Time of Taste Choi

Silken Hands Hung Ngau-kan

1990–91 Challenge of Life Cockroach

1991 Wong To Yan Ching Kat Cheung

Mystery of the Parchment Beggar in ep 11

The Black Sabre

Rainbow Big D

Live for Life

Land of Glory Kong Kwan-loi

The Big Family Chan Foon-yan

1991–92 Police on the Road Man

The Survivor Shek Chi-kei

1992 The File
File
of Justice Lee Chi-lap

Rage and Passion Chow Pak-tung

All Men are Brothers Yeung Siu-chat

1993 The Vampire Returns Cheung Nam-king

The File
File
of Justice II Andy Hung Tsan-tung

Man of Wisdom Lee Lin-ying

All About Tin Luk Yeh-yin

1993–1994 The Edge of Righteousness Peter

1994 The Condor Heroes Return Chow Pak-tung

The Last Conquest Cheung Kei

Remembrance Chow Kwok-cheung

Crime and Passion Wong Pak-yeung

The Legend of the Condor Heroes Chow Pak-tung

The File
File
of Justice III Yeung Bing

Instinct Lawyer Poon

1994–95 Filthy Rich Mo Hak-kan

1995 To Love with Love Tang Nai-keung

From Act to Act Ho Kwok-po

The Return of the Condor Heroes Chow Pak-tung

The File
File
of Justice IV Anthony Yau Wing-kin

Justice Pao II Wan Hiu-fung

1995–96 Detective Investigation Files II Ho Sing-choi

1996 State of Divinity Lau Ching-fung

Nothing to Declare So Tung

Journey to the West Chu Bat-gai

1996–97 In the Name of Love Cheung

1997 Show Time Blues Lo Chi-choi

The File
File
of Justice V Anthony Yau Wing-kin

A Road and a Will Ng Kin-ngai

A Recipe for the Heart Snake

1998 A Measure of Love Lam Wing-ching

Journey to the West II Chu Bat-gai

1999 Anti-Crime Squad Hoh Fei-fan

2000 Battlefield Network Fong Siu-keung

Showbiz Tycoon Hoh Chi-cheung

Hong Kong Yat Ga Yan

2001 New Legend of Chu Liuxiang Hu Tiehua

Su Dong Po Chan Kwai-sheung

2002 Law 2002 Lawyer Poon

2003 Seed of Hope Liu Chi-kan

The Driving Power Lok Kui-kei

To Love With No Regrets Yue Koo

2004 The Conqueror's Story Hon Shun

ICAC Investigators 2004

2005 Bizarre Files

Scavengers' Paradise Tse Kwan-min Nominated – TVB
TVB
Awards for Best Supporting Actor (Top 5)

The Gentle Crackdown Sze Kei-wong

Fantasy Hotel Hon Shan

Hidden Treasures Kwan Bing-hung

2005–06 When Rules Turn Loose Hung Chi-tat

2006 Greed Mask Au Man-wai

Safe Guards Sheung Chung Nominated – TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for Best Supporting Actor (Top 5) Nominated – TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for My Favourite Male Character (Top 20) Astro Drama Awards for My Favourite Show Stealer Cast Astro Drama Award for My Favourite Unforgettable Scene

Trimming Success Ho Cho-sing

2007 Best Bet Tsang Tak-sing

Devil's Disciples Tungfong Mo-ngai

Steps Lee Lik-keung Nominated – TVB Anniversary Award for Best Actor
TVB Anniversary Award for Best Actor
(Top 20) Nominated – TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for My Favourite Male Character (Top 24)

2007–08 Best Selling Secrets Yuen Man-cheung Sitcom recurring

2008 The Gentle Crackdown
The Gentle Crackdown
II Tai Chung-man / Tai Chung-mo TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for Best Supporting Actor

Moonlight Resonance Nin Chi-yung

2008–09 Pages of Treasures Fong Sam-ming

2008–10 Off Pedder Yue Ka-sing Sitcom regular Nominated – Ming Pao
Ming Pao
42nd Anniversary Award for Outstanding Actor in Television nominated – Nam Fong Sing Din 2011 Annual Television Awards for Most Popular Actor

2009 Rosy Business Chai Kau TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for Best Actor TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for My Favourite Male Character TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for TVB.com's Popularity Award Mingpao Magazine Entertainment Award for Most Outstanding Male Artiste Yahoo! Asia Buzz Award for Most Popular Actor Next Magazine Award Top 10 Television Artistes

2010 In the Eye of the Beholder Wong Tai-bak Episode 1

Some Day Simon Ming Sai-on Sitcom regular

No Regrets Lau Sing TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for Best Actor My AOD Favourites Award for My Favourite Drama Character (1 of 10) Ming Pao
Ming Pao
43rd Anniversary Award for Outstanding Actor in Television Next Magazine Award Top 10 Television Artistes Nominated – TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for My Favourite Male Character (Top 5) Nominated – My AOD Favourites Award for My Favourite Actor in a Leading Role

2011 Forensic Heroes III Dr. Jack "Pro Sir" Po Kwok-tung My AOD Favourites Award for Favourite Drama Character (1 of 15) Nominated – TVB Anniversary Award for Best Actor
TVB Anniversary Award for Best Actor
(Top 5) Nominated – TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for My Favourite Male Character (Top 5)

2012 The Greatness of a Hero Mo Sing-chi Previously warehoused; first released overseas in 2009

King Maker Yu Jing

The Confidant Lei Lin-ying TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for Best Actor Nominated – TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for My Favourite Male Character (Top 5)

2013 Bullet Brain P. Inspector Columbo Ko / Ko Tai-hei

Will Power Yu Ying-wai Nominated - TVB Anniversary Award for My Favourite Male Character
TVB Anniversary Award for My Favourite Male Character
(Top 5)

2014 Rear Mirror Sunday Kei Yat-sing

Overachievers Mike Chiang Yuen Nominated - TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for My Favourite Male Character

2015 Master of Destiny Cho Wan-hon Guest star

Under the Veil Chu Yi-Dan/Mr. Lui Yat Pan-Heung's husband (aka Dry Thunder)

Lord of Shanghai Kung Siu-san Nominated - TVB Anniversary Award for Best Actor
TVB Anniversary Award for Best Actor
(Top 5)

2016 Short End of the Stick Lee Suk-kung

Come Home Love: Dinner at 8 Koo Hiu-San Modern Sitcom

No Reserve Suzuki Kazuo / Kong Sheung-hung

Awards and nominations[edit]

2007: Astro Wah Lai Toi "My Favorite Show-Stealer Cast" award for Safe Guards 2007: Astro Wah Lai Toi "My Favourite Unforgettable Scene" award for Safe Guards 2008: 2008 TVB Anniversary Awards "Best Supporting Actor" award for The Gentle Crackdown
The Gentle Crackdown
II 2009: Mingpao Weekly – "Most Outstanding Actor" for Rosy Business 2009: TVB
TVB
42nd Anniversary "Best Actor" award for Rosy Business 2009: TVB
TVB
42nd Anniversary "TVB.com Popularity Award" 2009: TVB Anniversary Awards "My Favourite Male Character" "Rosy Business" 2009: Yahoo! Asia Buzz Awards "TV Actor" 2010: Next Magazine Top 10 TV Artiste No. 2 2010: TVB Anniversary Awards "Best Actor" award for No Regrets 2010: New York Television Festival "Best Performance – Talent Credits" for Rosy Business
Rosy Business
(Episode 7) 2011: Shanghai Television Festival nominated "Best Actor" for No Regrets 2011: Mingpao Weekly – "Most Outstanding Actor" for No Regrets

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Wayne Lai
Wayne Lai
on Sina Weibo Yiu-Cheung Lai on IMDb Wayne Lai
Wayne Lai
Yiu-Cheung at the Hong Kong Movie DataBase

Awards and achievements

TVB
TVB
Anniversary Awards

Preceded by Ha Yu for Moonlight Resonance Best Actor 2009 for Rosy Business Succeeded by himself for No Regrets

Preceded by himself for Rosy Business Best Actor 2010 for No Regrets Succeeded by Kevin Cheng Ghetto Justice

Preceded by Kevin Cheng for Ghetto Justice Best Actor 2012 for The Confidant Succeeded by Dayo Wong for Bounty Lady

Preceded by Louis Yuen for Heart of Greed Best Supporting Actor 2008 for The Gentle Crackdown Succeeded by Michael Tse for EU

Preceded by Raymond Lam for Moonlight Resonance My Favourite Male Character 2009 for Rosy Business Succeeded by Raymond Lam for The Mysteries of Love

Preceded by Raymond Lam TVB.com's Popularity Award 2009 Succeeded by Raymond Lam

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TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for Best Actor

Gallen Lo (1997) Gallen Lo (1998) Louis Koo
Louis Koo
(1999) Bobby Au-yeung (2000) Louis Koo
Louis Koo
(2001) Gallen Lo (2002) Roger Kwok (2003) Bowie Lam
Bowie Lam
(2004) Roger Kwok (2005) Kevin Cheng
Kevin Cheng
(2006) Moses Chan
Moses Chan
(2007) Ha Yu (2008) Wayne Lai
Wayne Lai
(2009) Wayne Lai
Wayne Lai
(2010) Kevin Cheng
Kevin Cheng
(2011) Wayne Lai
Wayne Lai
(2012) Dayo Wong
Dayo Wong
(2013) Roger Kwok (2014) Anthony Wong (2015) Ruco Chan (2016) Vincent Wong (2017)

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TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for Best Supporting Actor

Paul Chun (2003) Chan Hung-lit (2004) Ha Yu (2005) Kenny Wong
Kenny Wong
(2006) Louis Yuen (2007) Wayne Lai
Wayne Lai
(2008) Michael Tse
Michael Tse
(2009) Mak Cheung-ching (2010) Ben Wong (2011) Jerry Ku (2012) Hui Shiu-hung (2013) Ram Chiang (2014) Willie Wai (2015) Raymond Cho (2016) Joel Chan (2017)

v t e

TVB
TVB
Anniversary Award for Most Popular Male Character

Steven Ma
Steven Ma
(2006) Moses Chan
Moses Chan
(2007) Raymond Lam
Raymond Lam
(2008) Wayne Lai
Wayne Lai
(2009) Raymond Lam
Raymond Lam
(2010) Kevin Cheng
Kevin Cheng
(2011) Kenneth Ma (2012) Julian Cheung (2013) Hui Shiu-hung (2014) Ruco Chan (2015) Benjamin Yuen (2016) Kenneth Ma (2017)

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