Chung Cecilia

Cecilia Cheung (Cecilia Cheung Pak-Chi) was born in Hong Kong to a Cantonese father and a half Cantonese-half British mother. Her parents divorced when she was little after which she was sent to Australia for studies. She graduated from RMIT Holmes College.

Her career began in 1998, when she was offered to appear in a TV commercial advertising lemon tea. She caught the attention of Stephen Chow after shooting the ad. Later, Cheung made her film debut as a young nightclub hostess in Stephen Chow's King of Comedy (1999), followed soon after by Fly Me to Polaris (1999). The latter role earned her the award for Best Newcomer at the Hong Kong Film Awards. In the same year, Cheung launched her singing career with her first Cantopop album Any Weather (1999).

For Derek Yee's romantic drama Lost in Time (2003), Cheung won the award for Best Actress at the 2004 Hong Kong Film Awards. She played a young woman who lost her fiancé to a traffic accident which left her as a grieving single mother struggling to make ends meet.

Spouse
Nicholas Tse (18 September 2006 - present) (divorced) 2 children

Trivia

Crushed part of her vertebra during a stunt-gone-wrong for an event in a charity concert, and nearly snapped her spinal cord in the beginning of 2002.

Posed for renowned Singaporean photographer Leslie Kee for Kee's 2006 charity photo-book "Super Stars", dedicated to the victims of the 2004 Asian tsunami disaster, which consists of photographs (mostly erotic) of 300 Asian celebrities by Kee.

Prior to her marriage, was in a relationship with Edison Chen through which they became involved in the infamous sex photograph scandal early in 2008, when these photograph was leaked out on the internet.

She has two sons with former husband Nicholas Tse, Lucas (born August 2 2007) and Quintus (born May 12 2010).
Biography By: New York Asian films org

Drama & Films

Drama

Year
Title
#
Role
Rating
No Dramas List

Films

Year
Title
Role
Rating
2018
Unknown Role
N/A
2017
Lucy Lin Main Role
N/A
2012
Madam Mo Jieyu Main Role
7.8
2012
Moth Liu Main Role
6.7
2012
Main Role
7.1
2011
Mu Gui Ying Main Role
6.1
2011
Unknown Role
6.8
2006
Tianyou Main Role
N/A
2006
Unknown Role
6.6
2005
Princess Qingcheng Main Role
6.9
2004
Unknown Role
6.8
2004
DanDan Supporting Role
7.2
2003
Inspector Lee Fung Yee Main Role
6.6
2003
Raymond/Voice Guest Role
5.2
2003
Siu Wai Main Role
8.0
2002
Moth Liu Main Role
6.8
2002
Boey Main Role
6.0
2001
Dawn/Enigma Main Role
6.1
2001
Yee / Yuriko Main Role
7.0
2001
Dragon Twin / Team Moustache Player Guest Role
7.8
2001
Failan Main Role
7.4
2001
Wonderful Main Role
6.0
2001
Main Role
7.0
2000
Jeannie Main Role
8.0
1999
Nancy Main Role
6.9
2000
Saori Guest Role
7.2
1999
Autumn Yue Main Role
7.6
1999
Piu Piu Main Role
6.6

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Details

  • Name:

    Chung Cecilia
  • Native name:

    張柏芝
  • Given name:

    Cheung Pak Chi
  • Also Known as:

    Cheung Pak-Chi
  • Nationality:

    Hong Konger
  • Gender:

    Female
  • Born:

    May 24, 1980
  • Age:

    36