Hou Hsiao

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Hsiao Hou was born in Henan China in 1958 and was schooled in the Chinese Opera by the famous Fan Kuk-Fa in Bejing as a very young child. He was discovered by Lar Kar-Leung (Liu Chia-Liang) in 1978 and later became a disciple of the martial artist/director for a number of years. His astonishing acrobatics and martial artistry also earned Hsiao a ... See full bio »


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 1995 Thunderbolt
Kong's Thug / Cop (uncredited)
 1993 Iron Monkey
Hin Hung's disciple #2
 1992 What a Hero!
Crime Boss
 1990 Demoness from Thousand Years
The Teacher (as Hsiao Ho)
 1987 Eastern Condors
Fan Man-Lung
 1986 Righting Wrongs
Thug (uncredited)
 1986 Mr. Vampire II
Lab Tech
 1986 Millionaires' Express
Siu Hau
 1985 Yes, Madam!
Tin's Thug
 1985 Disciples of the 36th Chamber
Fang Shih Yu
 1984 The Eight Diagram Pole Fighter
Yang Sze-lang
 1983 Mad Mission Part 2: Aces Go Places
Gangster in Club
 1982 Cat vs Rat
Chiang Ping
 1982 Gui hua fu
 1982 Legendary Weapons of China
Tieh A-hou
 1981 My Young Auntie
Charlie Yu Tao
 1981 Martial Club
Mai Chen-Huo
 1980 Return to the 36th Chamber
Ho Chiao
 1980 Fists of the White Lotus
Personal Swordsman of White Lotus
 1979 Mad Monkey Kung Fu
Monkey (as Hsiao Ho)
 1979 Dirty Ho
Hsia Liu (as Hsiao Ho)
 1979 Spiritual Boxer II
Chou's man
 1978 The 36th Chamber of Shaolin
Shaolin disciple
 1977 Iron Fisted Monk
Bearded monk
 1977 Executioners from Shaolin
Governor's Henchman (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Yiu-Chung Hau | Hsiao Ho | Little Monkey | Hou Yao-chung

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