Ringo Yu

Rong Guang Yu

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  • First Name: Rong Guang
  • Family Name: Yu
  • Native name: 于荣光
  • Also Known as: Ringo Yu;Yu Yung Kang;Yu Wing Kwong;Yu Wing Kong;Yu Rong Kwong
  • Nationality: Chinese
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: August 30, 1958
  • Age: 61

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Rong Guang Yu

Ringo Yu

  • Name: Ringo Yu
  • Native name: 于荣光
  • Also Known as: Ringo Yu;Yu Yung Kang;Yu Wing Kwong;Yu Wing Kong;Yu Rong Kwong
  • Nationality: Chinese
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: August 30, 1958
  • Age: 61
Yu Rong Guang has worked with some of the best performers in the Hong Kong film industry. Action superstars like Michelle Yeoh and Jackie Chan are just a sample of the talented costars that populate Yu's filmography. Perhaps thoughts of movie stardom crossed Yu's mind as a youth in Mainland China, as he trained diligently in the Peking Opera School. As Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, and Yuen Biao had done before him, Yu parlayed his opera training into an impressive martial arts film career.

Since his debut, Yu Rong Guang has made several notable screen appearances. His most famous is perhaps the title role in Iron Monkey (1993), which saw Yu appear alongside popular action star Donnie Yen. Other noteworthy film appearances include Swordsman III: The East is Red (1993) with Brigitte Lin Ching Hsia and My Father is a Hero (1995), in which Yu played a villain to Jet Li's heroic protagonist. Though many U.S. audiences might be unfamiliar with Yu's Hong Kong work, his small appearance in Shanghai Noon (2000) may ring some bells. The actor made his American debut in this popular Jackie Chan-Owen Wilson comedy as an Imperial guard who briefly duels with Jackie Chan near the film's climax.

Yu's recent performance in the South Korean film Musa: The Warrior (2001) ranks among one of his best. In the sweeping epic, Yu plays a Mongol general battling a ragtag group of Korean soldiers in the hopes of capturing a haughty Ming princess (portrayed by current Chinese "It Girl" Zhang Ziyi). Based on the overall quality of the films he has associated himself with over the last decade and a half, it would not be a stretch to predict even more winning film performances from Yu Rong Guang in the years to come.
Director
Year Title Type Rating
2018 Fights Break Sphere: Season 1
Drama
8.3
2013 Legend of Dance
Drama
8.8
2012 Turbulence of the Mu Clan
Drama
7.6
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2020 Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils
Chinese Drama, 2020, 60 eps
Yelu Hong Ji (Support Role)
60
Yelu Hong Ji
Support Role
0.0
2019 First Meeting, Last Farewell
Chinese Drama, 2019, 45 eps
(Support Role)
45
Support Role
0.0
2019 Son of Hero
Chinese Drama, 2019, 40 eps
[Yue Lei's father] (Support Role)
40
[Yue Lei's father]
Support Role
0.0
2019 Joy of Life
Chinese Drama, 2019, 46 eps
Xiao'en (Guest Role)
46
Xiao'en
Guest Role
9.0
2019 The Inquiry 1938
Chinese Drama, 2019, 39 eps
Ge Shou Yi (Main Role)
39
Ge Shou Yi
Main Role
0.0
2018 Fights Break Sphere: Season 1
Chinese Drama, 2018, 45 eps
Clan Chief Xiao Zhan [Xiao Yan's father] (Support Role)
45
Clan Chief Xiao Zhan [Xiao Yan's father]
Support Role
8.3
2017 Nanjing Love Story
Chinese Drama, 2017, 45 eps
Chen Mo Ren (Main Role)
45
Chen Mo Ren
Main Role
8.0
2017 General and I
Chinese Drama, 2017, 62 eps
He Sheng (Support Role)
62
He Sheng
Support Role
8.0
2017 Taichi Master
Chinese Drama, 2017, 40 eps
Yang Xing (Support Role)
40
Yang Xing
Support Role
7.4
2016 People's Prosecutor
Chinese Drama, 2016, 33 eps
Jin Ming Shan (Main Role)
33
Jin Ming Shan
Main Role
0.0
2016 Chinese Hero Zhao Zi Long
Chinese Drama, 2016, 60 eps
Zhao An (Support Role)
60
Zhao An
Support Role
7.3
2015 Anti-Japanese Hero Qi Ji Guang
Chinese Drama, 2015, 36 eps
General Yu Da You (Main Role)
36
General Yu Da You
Main Role
8.0
2015 The Legend of Xiao Zhuang
Chinese Drama, 2015, 50 eps
Nurhaci / Khan of Later Jin (Main Role)
50
Nurhaci / Khan of Later Jin
Main Role
6.9
2015 Heroes of Sui and Tang Dynasties 5
Chinese Drama, 2015, 62 eps
Li Zhi (Support Role)
62
Li Zhi
Support Role
4.0
2015 I Am Goddess
Chinese Drama, 2015, 30 eps
Gu Hua Jun (Support Role)
30
Gu Hua Jun
Support Role
0.0
2014 Red Sorghum
Chinese Drama, 2014, 60 eps
Jiu Hao San (Main Role)
60
Jiu Hao San
Main Role
7.7
2014 Warriors of the City
Chinese Drama, 2014, 40 eps
Yu Peng Cheng (Main Role)
40
Yu Peng Cheng
Main Role
0.0
2013 Legend of Dance
Chinese Drama, 2013, 42 eps
Xia Yun Xian (Main Role)
42
Xia Yun Xian
Main Role
8.8
2013 To Advance Toward the Victory
Chinese Drama, 2013, 45 eps
Zhan Lao Dao (Main Role)
45
Zhan Lao Dao
Main Role
8.0
2013 The Patriot Yue Fei
Chinese Drama, 2013, 69 eps
Master Zhou Dong (Support Role)
69
Master Zhou Dong
Support Role
8.0
2013 Mother Wants to Remarry
Chinese Drama, 2013, 46 eps
Xiao Hu (Main Role)
46
Xiao Hu
Main Role
0.0
2013 Ip Man
Hong Kong Drama, 2013, 50 eps
Yu Feng Jiu (Main Role)
50
Yu Feng Jiu
Main Role
7.4
2012 Turbulence of the Mu Clan
Chinese Drama, 2012, 40 eps
Mu Long (Main Role)
40
Mu Long
Main Role
7.6
2011 Hu Guo Jun Hun Chuan Qi
Chinese Drama, 2011, 37 eps
Cai Eh (Main Role)
37
Cai Eh
Main Role
0.0
2010 Iron Masked Singer
Chinese Drama, 2010, 30 eps
Tao Da Wei (Main Role)
30
Tao Da Wei
Main Role
7.4
2010 Nie Yuan
Chinese Drama, 2010, 23 eps
Er Ge [Second brother} (Main Role)
23
Er Ge [Second brother}
Main Role
6.8
2010 Three Kingdoms
Chinese Drama, 2010, 95 eps
Guan Yu (Main Role)
95
Guan Yu
Main Role
8.7
2010 The Legend of Lian Shi
Chinese Drama, 2010, 30 eps
Lu Ji (Main Role)
30
Lu Ji
Main Role
0.0
2008 Seven Days that Shocked the World
Chinese Drama, 2008, 14 eps
An Wei Min (Support Role)
14
An Wei Min
Support Role
0.0
2008 Detective Cheng Xu
Chinese Drama, 2008, 27 eps
Detective Cheng Xu (Main Role)
27
Detective Cheng Xu
Main Role
0.0
2008 Detective
Chinese Drama, 2008, 30 eps
Master Zheng (Support Role)
30
Master Zheng
Support Role
6.5
2007 Lang Du Hua
Chinese Drama, 2007, 36 eps
Chang Fa (Main Role)
36
Chang Fa
Main Role
0.0
2006 Romance of Red Dust
Taiwanese Drama, 2006, 30 eps
Qiu Ran Ke (Main Role)
30
Qiu Ran Ke
Main Role
7.1
2003 Interpol China: September Storm
Chinese Drama, 2003, 23 eps
Zhao Zhong Shi (Main Role)
23
Zhao Zhong Shi
Main Role
0.0
2002 King of Money: Wang Chi
Chinese Drama, 2002, 21 eps
Ba Li (Main Role)
21
Ba Li
Main Role
0.0
2003 Heroic Legend
Chinese Drama, 2003, 35 eps
Ming Wang (Support Role)
35
Ming Wang
Support Role
7.1
2003 Jin Jiang Dao Ling
Chinese Drama, 2003, 39 eps
Chen Mu Feng (Main Role)
39
Chen Mu Feng
Main Role
0.0
2001 Master Swordsman Lu Xiao Feng II
Taiwanese Drama, 2001, 20 eps
Gong Jiu (Support Role)
20
Gong Jiu
Support Role
9.0
2001 Da Zhai Men
Chinese Drama, 2001, 40 eps
Bai Hua (Support Role)
40
Bai Hua
Support Role
8.2
2000 Storm of the Dragon
Chinese Drama, 2000, 25 eps
King of the West (Support Role)
25
King of the West
Support Role
0.0
1999 Ten Tigers of Guangdong
Hong Kong Drama, 1999, 40 eps
Yip Fei (Support Role)
40
Yip Fei
Support Role
6.0
1999 The Legend of Jing Hua Yuan
Hong Kong Drama, 1999, 42 eps
Zhou Wang (Support Role)
42
Zhou Wang
Support Role
0.0
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2019 Voice of the Nation
Chinese Movie, 2019,
Dai An Nan (Support Role)
Dai An Nan
Support Role
0.0
2018 Legends of the Three Kingdoms
Chinese Movie, 2018,
Qiao En (Main Role)
Qiao En
Main Role
0.0
2015 Les Aventures d'Anthony
Chinese Movie, 2015,
[Anthony's father] (Support Role)
[Anthony's father]
Support Role
6.7
2015 Who Am I 2015
Chinese Movie, 2015,
(Support Role)
Support Role
0.0
2013 Police Story 2013
Hong Kong Movie, 2013,
Captain Wu (Support Role)
Captain Wu
Support Role
7.5
2011 Cold Steel
Chinese Movie, 2011,
Commander Zhang (Support Role)
Commander Zhang
Support Role
7.3
2011 My Kingdom
Chinese Movie, 2011,
Master Yue Jiang Tian (Main Role)
Master Yue Jiang Tian
Main Role
7.1
2010 East Wind Rain
Chinese Movie, 2010,
Fang Qian Mo (Support Role)
Fang Qian Mo
Support Role
0.0
2010 Just Another Pandora's Box
Hong Kong Movie, 2010,
General Gan (Support Role)
General Gan
Support Role
6.8
2010 Little Big Soldier
Chinese Movie, 2010,
Captain Yu (Support Role)
Captain Yu
Support Role
7.9
2009 Mulan
Chinese Movie, 2009,
Hua Hu (Support Role)
Hua Hu
Support Role
8.2
2008 The Underdog Knight
Hong Kong Movie, 2008,
[Navy officer] (Support Role)
[Navy officer]
Support Role
7.3
2008 Champions
Hong Kong Movie, 2008,
Cheung Chi Kong (Main Role)
Cheung Chi Kong
Main Role
6.0
2008 Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon
Chinese Movie, 2008,
Han De (Support Role)
Han De
Support Role
7.2
2007 Brothers
Hong Kong Movie, 2007,
Cheung Man Wah (Support Role)
Cheung Man Wah
Support Role
7.6
2005 The Myth
Hong Kong Movie, 2005,
Rebel General Zhao Kuang (Support Role)
Rebel General Zhao Kuang
Support Role
7.7
2004 New Police Story
Hong Kong Movie, 2004,
Commander Chiu (Support Role)
Commander Chiu
Support Role
8.2
2003 The Era of Vampires
Hong Kong Movie, 2003,
Master Jiang (Main Role)
Master Jiang
Main Role
5.3
2001 Musa the Warrior
Korean Movie, 2001,
Rambulhua [Yuan general] (Main Role)
Rambulhua [Yuan general]
Main Role
7.4
2000 Shanghai Noon
Hong Kong Movie, 2000,
[Leader of the imperial guards] (Support Role)
[Leader of the imperial guards]
Support Role
7.8
1999 Never Compromise
Hong Kong Movie, 1999,
Officer Tung (Support Role)
Officer Tung
Support Role
0.0
1998 The Storm Riders
Hong Kong Movie, 1998,
Striding Sky / Bou King Tin (Support Role)
Striding Sky / Bou King Tin
Support Role
7.3
1998 Shanghai Affairs
Hong Kong Movie, 1998,
Yue Lo Chat (Main Role)
Yue Lo Chat
Main Role
6.9
1995 My Father Is A Hero
Hong Kong Movie, 1995,
Po Kwong (Main Role)
Po Kwong
Main Role
7.8
1994 The Third Full Moon
Hong Kong Movie, 1994,
Chuen Sun / "Ghost" (Main Role)
Chuen Sun / "Ghost"
Main Role
0.0
1994 From Beijing With Love
Hong Kong Movie, 1994,
"002" Ling Ling Yi (Guest Role)
"002" Ling Ling Yi
Guest Role
7.7
1993 Once a Cop
Hong Kong Movie, 1993,
David Chang Fung (Main Role)
David Chang Fung
Main Role
7.7
1993 Iron Monkey
Hong Kong Movie, 1993,
Dr. Yang / Iron Monkey (Main Role)
Dr. Yang / Iron Monkey
Main Role
8.2
1993 Swordsman 3: The East Is Red
Hong Kong Movie, 1993,
Gu Chang Feng (Main Role)
Gu Chang Feng
Main Role
7.2
1993 Taxi Hunter
Hong Kong Movie, 1993,
Yu Kai Chung (Main Role)
Yu Kai Chung
Main Role
8.0
1990 A Terracotta Warrior
Hong Kong Movie, 1990,
Bai Yun Fei (Main Role)
Bai Yun Fei
Main Role
7.4
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2016 We Are Seventeen
Chinese TV Show, 2016, 13 eps
(Ep. 6) (Guest)
13
(Ep. 6)
Guest
8.3
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