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Ou-Yang Sha Fei

 
 
 
 
Other names : 欧阳莎菲
Au Yeung Qui Fei
Au-Yang Sa-Fay
Au-Yang Sha Fei
Auyang Siao Fei
Au-Yeung Sha Fei
Ou1 Yang2 Sha1 Fei1
Oyang Sha Fei
O-Yang Sha Fei
 
Birthdate : 1/1/1924
Date of death : 3/8/2010
Nationality : China
Workplace : China, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Activities : Actress (158), Cameo (1)

Biography

Born in Suzhou in 1924, Ouyang Shafei was a screen legend – she made more than 200 films between 1937 and 1990. She began her career at 17 and made several movies in Mandarin for the Shanghai film studios. Her first success came with Spy Number One in 1946. At the same time she married her director, Tu Guangqi – they were one of the most famous couples after the war.

The political turmoil in China early 1950s forced them to move to the British colony Hong Kong. However, the career of Ouyang Shafei didn’t slow down at all. On the contrary, between 1951 and 1952, she was one of the busiest actresses in the HK film industry, making 17 films during this short period, most of them being directed by her husband. Their collaboration that lasted until 1956 suffered a lot and became one of favorite topic of the local media. Because of this pressure, they decided to go their separate way.

In the early 1960s, the career of Ouyang Shafei took a different turn. Then in her forties, she obviously couln’t land the same glamorous roles that made her famous. Still, she signed a contract with the Shaw Brothers for which she made several films until the late 1970s, including Till the End of Time, Hong Kong Nocturne, The Fourteen Amazons, The Bastard or Death Duel. Used to the characters of mother and aunty, she pocketed the Best Supporting Role Award twice.

In 1979, she married again and relocated in the USA. She didn’t stay long in America as her spouse passed away the following year. Back in Asia, in Taiwan to be exact, she worked mainly for the local TV networks. Later, she came back to HK where she appeared many times on TV and on the big screen. She retired in 1990 and one of her latest films was A Chinese Ghost Story 2.

Living in the USA for a few years after that, she suffered a bad fall in 2009. According to her daughter her health condition declined a lot since the fall.

Ou-Yang Sha-Fei passed away on 3rd August 2010 in the evening. She was buried in Salt Lake City, next to her husband.


Stéphane Jaunin and Van-Thuan Ly (update: August 2010)
 
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Filmography
 [ 1990 - 1980 - 1970 - 1960 - 1950 ] 
 Alternate lists by alpha / genre / year
 
Title    ( HK -  All )  Year Activity
 
 Gambling Ghost, The 1991 Actress
 Fun, The Luck & The Tycoon, The 1990 Actress
 Justice Of Life, The 1989 Actress
 Fatal Love 1988 Actress
 Why Me ? 1985 Actress
 Law With Two Phases 1984 Actress
 My Little Sentimental Friend 1984 Actress
 Prince Charming 1984 Actress
 Calamity Of Snakes 1983 Actress
 Devil Foetus 1983 Actress
 Enchantress, The 1983 Actress
 Seeding Of A Ghost 1983 Actress
 Devil Returns 1982 Actress
 Godfathers Of Fury 1982 Actress
 Kung Fu From Beyond The Grave 1982 Actress
 Strange Skill 1982 Actress
 Haunted Tales 1980 Actress
 Undated Wedding 1980 Actress
 Dragon Fist 1979 Actress
 Invincible Enforcer 1979 Actress
 Shadow Boxing, The 1979 Actress
 Young Lovers 1979 Actress
 Avenging Eagle 1978 Actress
 Clan Of Amazons 1978 Actress
 Delinquent Teenagers 1978 Actress
 Duel At Tiger Village 1978 Actress
 Heroes Of The East 1978 Actress
 Battle Wizard, The 1977 Actress
 Cloud Of Romance 1977 Actress
 Death Duel 1977 Actress
 Dream Of The Red Chamber, The 1977 Actress
 Dreams Of Eroticism 1977 Actress
 Fatal Flying Guillotines, The 1977 Actress
 Forever And Ever 1977 Actress
 Golden Nun 1977 Actress
 He Has Nothing But Kung Fu 1977 Actress
 Hong Kong Emmanuelle 1977 Actress
 Judgement Of An Assassin 1977 Cameo
 Mad Monk, The 1977 Actress
 Orchid In The Rain 1977 Actress
 Pursuit Of Vengeance 1977 Actress
 Shaolin Deadly Kicks 1977 Actress
 Starlets For Sale 1977 Actress
 Big Family 1976 Actress
 Dragon Missile, The 1976 Actress
 Fierce Fist, The 1976 Actress
 Forbidden Past, The 1976 Actress
 King Gambler 1976 Actress
 Last Tempest, The 1976 Actress
 Love Swindlers 1976 Actress
 Morning Date, The 1976 Actress
 Web Of Death, The 1976 Actress
 Wrong Side Of The Track 1976 Actress
 Bald-Headed Betty 1975 Actress
 Bedevilled, The 1975 Actress
 Big Hold Up, The 1975 Actress
 Black Alice 1975 Actress
 Bloody Escape, The 1975 Actress
 Cuties Parade 1975 Actress
 Empress Dowager, The 1975 Actress
 Enjoy Longevity 300 Years 1975 Actress
 Hong Kong Superman 1975 Actress
 Lady Of The Law 1975 Actress
 Lover's Destiny 1975 Actress
 My Wacky, Wacky World 1975 Actress
 Shantung Man In Hong Kong 1975 Actress
 Sup Sap Bup Dup 1975 Actress
 Badge 369 1974 Actress
 Gossip Street 1974 Actress
 Hong Kong 73 1974 Actress
 Love In Cubicle 1974 Actress
 Rat Catcher, The 1974 Actress
 Sex, Love And Hate 1974 Actress
 Sorrow Of The Gentry 1974 Actress
 Splendid Love In Winter, The 1974 Actress
 Bastard, The 1973 Actress
 Facets Of Love 1973 Actress
 House Of 72 Tenants, The 1973 Actress
 River Of Fury 1973 Actress
 Tales Of Larceny 1973 Actress
 Finger Of Doom 1972 Actress
 Fourteen Amazons, The 1972 Actress
 Fugitive, The 1972 Actress
 Impetuous Fire 1972 Actress
 Lizard, The 1972 Actress
 Merry Wife, The 1972 Actress
 Eunuch, The 1971 Actress
 Lady With A Sword 1971 Actress
 Man With Two Wives, The 1971 Actress
 Sunset 1971 Actress
 Swift Knight, The 1971 Actress
 Apartment For Ladies 1970 Actress
 Double Bliss 1970 Actress
 Love Song Over The Sea 1970 Actress
 Place To Call Home, A 1970 Actress
 Whose Baby Is In The Classroom? 1970 Actress
 Killers Five 1969 Actress
 Raw Courage 1969 Actress
 Temptress Of A Thousand Faces 1969 Actress
 Torrent Of Desire 1969 Actress
 Tropical Interlude 1969 Actress
 Unfinished Melody 1969 Actress
 Forever And Ever 1968 Actress
 Mist Over Dream Lake 1968 Actress
 Sword Of Swords, The 1968 Actress
 That Fiery Girl 1968 Actress
 When The Clouds Roll By 1968 Actress
 Goddess Of Mercy, The 1967 Actress
 Hong Kong Nocturne 1967 Actress
 King With My Face, The 1967 Actress
 Madam Slender Plum 1967 Actress
 Mirror And The Lichee, The 1967 Actress
 Swan Song 1967 Actress
 Sweet Is Revenge 1967 Actress
 Too Late For Love 1967 Actress
 Blue And The Black 2, The 1966 Actress
 Blue And The Black, The 1966 Actress
 Bridge 1966 Actress
 Till The End Of Time 1966 Actress
 Inside The Forbidden City 1965 Actress
 Mermaid, The 1965 Actress
 Pink Tears 1965 Actress
 Between Tears And Laughter 1964 Actress
 Beyond The Great Wall 1964 Actress
 Dancing Millionairess, The 1964 Actress
 Shepherd Girl, The 1964 Actress
 Story Of Sue San, The 1964 Actress
 Adulteress, The 1963 Actress
 Lady And The Thief, The 1963 Actress
 Love Eterne 1963 Actress
 Lily of the Valley 1962 Actress
 Sun, Moon And Star (Part 1) 1961 Actress
 Death Traps 1960 Actress
 Tragic Melody 1960 Actress
 Wild, Wild Rose, The 1960 Actress
 All In The Family 1959 Actress
 Girl With a Thousand Guises 1959 Actress
 Little Angel Of The Streets 1957 Actress
 Love's Elegy 1956 Actress
 Little Couple 1954 Actress
 Beauty In Disguise 1953 Actress
 Closed Chamber 1953 Actress
 Do Not Forget Tonight 1953 Actress
 New West Chamber 1953 Actress
 Closer The Better, The 1952 Actress
 Double-Faced Man, A 1952 Actress
 Fatal Attraction 1952 Actress
 Gone To The Dogs 1952 Actress
 Modern Red Chamber Dream 1952 Actress
 Portrait of a Lady 1952 Actress
 Troubled Love Of Wang Kui And Gui Ying, The 1952 Actress
 Woman's Heart 1952 Actress
 Woman's Stifled Desires, A 1952 Actress
 World Turned Upside Down, The 1952 Actress
 Missing Document 1951 Actress
 Modern Wives 1951 Actress
 Open Road, The 1951 Actress
 Thirteen That Go Astray, The 1951 Actress
 To See The Clouds Roll 1950 Actress
 

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Gallery
 
 Ou-Yang Sha Fei pictures :  (Hide)
The Gambling Ghost
Law With Two Phases
Seeding Of A Ghost
The Enchantress
Undated Wedding
Dragon Fist
Duel At Tiger Village
Death Duel
Love Swindlers
The Forbidden Past
The Web Of Death
The Bedevilled
The Bloody Escape
Gossip Street
Hong Kong 73
River Of Fury
The House Of 72 Tenants
Finger Of Doom
The Lizard
The Swift Knight
Apartment For Ladies
Whose Baby Is In The Classroom?
Killers Five
Raw Courage
The Sword Of Swords
The Sword Of Swords
The Sword Of Swords
The Blue And The Black
Between Tears And Laughter
Beyond The Great Wall
Death Traps
 
 Other Ou-Yang Sha Fei pictures :  (Hide)
The Justice Of Life (1)
Prince Charming (1)
The Enchantress (1)
Dragon Fist (2)
Heroes Of The East (1)
The Web Of Death (1)
Gossip Street (2)
The Rat Catcher (2)
River Of Fury (1)
A Place To Call Home (1)
 
More pictures in the gallery
 
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