Bolo Yeung Net Worth

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Bolo Yeung net worth is
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Bolo Yeung net worth: He’s played many villains and is known for his characters as Bolo in Enter the Dragon, along with Chong Li in Bloodsport. He’s been a mainstay in Hong Kong’s motion picture business. Bolo began his martial arts training in the age of 10 in China. He went to become Mr. Hong Kong bodybuilding champ and held that title for an impressive ten years. They became buddies and Bruce encouraged Bolo to star in Enter the Dragon. After Bolo also became good friends with Jean-Claude Van Damme to the set of Bloodsport. In 2007 Bolo had the opportunity to play a great man in the picture Blizhniy Boy: The Ultimate Fighter. Yet because of legal problems, the movie was never released. In 2014 he appeared in The Entire World within Our Feet, his first screen appearance since 1996. Bolo has over 100 performing credits to his name.

Quick Facts

Birth date: July 3, 1946
Birth place: Guangzhou, China
Height:5' 6" (1.68 m)
Profession:Bodybuilder
Nationality:Chinese
Children:Debbra Yeung, Danny Yeung, David Yeung
Movies:Bloodsport, Enter the Dragon, Double Impact, Bloodfight, Shootfighter: Fight to the Death, Ironheart, Tiger Claws, TC 2000, Breathing Fire, Shootfighter 2, Legacy of Rage, Bruce Le's Greatest Revenge, The Clones of Bruce Lee, Enter the Game of Death, Wu-Tang Clan Presents: 10 Magnificent Killers, Fearless Tiger, The Deadly Duo, King Boxer, Thunder Kick, Eastern Heroes Collection: Snake Deadly Act, The Fist, the Kicks and the Evils, The Wandering Swordsman, The Boxer's Omen, All Men Are Brothers, The Dragon, the Hero, Bolo, Ninja Strikes Back, Man of Iron, The Image of Bruce Lee, The Rescue, Game of Death II, Amsterdam Connection, The Young Bruce Lee, Soul of Bruce Lee, Wu Tang Clan Presents: Fearless Master, Kung Fu of Tai Kwan Do, Crash Masters: The Dragon, the Hero
TV shows:G-Men '75
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1He still lives in Monterey Park and regularly trains at his local gym.
2He currently lives in Monterey Park which is a city in Los Angeles, California.
3His best "dead lift" exceeded 700lbs.
4In 2007 he played a good guy role in "Blizhniy Boy:The Ultimate Fighter" but this movie is still not released because legal issues.
5Bolo retains the barbell Bruce Lee kept in his Golden Harvest office along with a rare business card from Lee's Hong Kong production company concord.
6The Fists, the Kicks and the Evil (1979) was his favorite film from that era.
7He was wrongly described in the films blurb for Enter the Dragon as being the south east Asian shotokon karate champion - he never even practiced that martial art.
8Was good Friends with Bruce Lee and they would sometimes get together to train or discuss Kung Fu.
9Also trained in Wing Chun which is another form of Kung Fu.
10He first became Bodybuilding Teacher in the 1960s.
11He was born to a local business man and his wife in guangzhou Suburbia which is a suburb of canton in Mainland China.
12He is the Chairman of the Hong Kong Gym Business Association, and the Team Manager of the Tapei international Bodybuilders Squad.
13His Hollywood breakthrough came when he landed the role of Chong Li in Bloodsport (1988).
14Was stereotyped as a villain until he got the chance to play the good guy in Shootfighter: Fight to the Death (1993). He played the good guy in 3 more movies: Shootfighter II (1996), TC 2000 (1993), and Fearless Tiger (1991).
15In the 1960s he swam from China to Hong Kong to escape communism.
16Is a Weightlifter he goes to the gym La Fitness and trains alongside his son David, who is a bodybuilding champion in his own right.
17Has two sons, Danny & David Yeung, and a daughter Debbra.
18He is a former Mr Hong Kong Bodybuilding Champion - he won the title in 1967. and held it for ten years. He is also a former Mainland China powerlifting Champion.
19His prefered Martial Arts is Tai-Chi.
20Was a martial arts student of Bruce Lee.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Huge pectoral muscles


Quotes

#Quote
1I have always been happy being the bad guy.
2It's work, whether I'm the hero or the villain. I'm not a kid anymore, where nervousness keeps me from sleeping.
3Why do we always defend? Tai Chi never actively attacks. The art of war says "Retreating when the enemy advances".
4Among those people who have religion, there are small proportions of people who do good things but conditionally. They are opportunists. The reason why they do good things is the fear of the hell and the desire for the heaven. This kind of person may not necessarily still do good things if there is no heaven or hell. This kind of person made the meaning of people into data. A lot of things are screwy now. Confucianism nearly disappeared. Taoism became the tool to tell geomantic omen. Even the Buddhism temple is became a profiting organization. There are even more. But I don't think I would like to talk about it anymore.
5Durning the filming of Enter the Dragon, Bruce and I worked very closely on technique training. We experimented, trying to decide what worked and what wouldn't. You see, Bruce was always learning, always experimenting, always changing.
6I realize I'm still very popular with audiences and that's makes me very happy. I think that all started with Bruce Lee and Enter the Dragon. All the fans and audiences from 20 years ago still remember Bruce lee as the biggest star. They still have not found anyone to take his place. Also, it helped to work with Jean Claude Van Damme on his movies. Like Bruce lee, Jean-Claude offered a special package, a unique look that attracted and kept audiences coming back.
7I know what is good for me as an actor. Because of the way I look, that is what I am going to be a success in. I know my place in movies; no matter how good an actor is, if he doesn't know his place in the movies he will never be successful.
8There are plenty of times people will come up to me for an autograph and tell me they enjoyed my work on Enter the Dragon. But people just know me from the movie, they don't really know who I am.
9I had the opportunity to come to America back in 1973. The plans were all made and everything. Then Bruce died, and everything fell through. So I'm getting here 17 years late. Maybe I'm little old now, but that's no problem.


Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Whole World at Our Feet2016Bulo
Blizhniy Boy: The Ultimate Fighter2007Askar Trainer
Shootfighter II1996Shingo
Tiger Claws II1996Chong
TC 20001993Master Sumai
Shootfighter: Fight to the Death1993Shingo
Ironheart1992Ice
Xue ran hong chen1992The Wu Tang Swordsman
Tiger Claws1991Chong
Fearless Tiger1991VideoMaster on Mountain
Double Impact1991Moon
Breathing Fire1991Thunder (as Bolo Young)
Bloodfight1989Chang Lee, the Vietnamese Snake
Yi qi liang fu1988Dung Ken - Muscleman
Bloodsport1988Chong Li
Piao cuo can1987Man Standing outside cinema
Yong ai zhuo yi ren1987Punk Leader
Bu ye tian1987Pit Fighter
Legacy of Rage1986Thug
Zui jia fu xing1986Movie Patron
Pi li da la ba1986Henchman
Shanghai Express1986Cotton Weaver
Huan chang1985Bar Customer in Green Shirt
Bruce Lee's Dragons Fight Back1985
Da gung wong dai1985Giant Kickboxer
Juk nei ho wan1985Mrs. Tsao's Henchmen
Fuk sing go jiu1985Millionaire Chan
Yi ren zai jian1984Maltesa's Brother
Fan wan di1984as Yang Sze
Supergang1984Big King (as Yang Sze)
Mo1983Mr. Bu-bo - the Thai Boxer
Kong xin da shao ye1983Bo
Shao ye Wei Wei1983Billion's Killer
Zui she xiao zi1982Guest appearance
Mi quan san shi liu zhao1982Cheungs Brother (as Yang Szu)
Xiong zhong1982as 'Bolo' Yang Tse
Huo tóu xiao zi1982
Gui ma zhi duo xing1981Brawler in Bar
Fearless Hyena 31980Yang Tze (as Yang Tze)
Shen wei san meng long1980Martial Arts trainer (as Yang Tze)
Long li ji1980
She xing zui bu1980The Giant
Fen zhu chi lao hu1980as Szu Yang
Mie jue qi qi1980Chang / Pang (as Yang Sze)
He quan1979Master Lung
Da Mo wu ying quan1979
Diao qin shuang jue1979
Super Hero1979BurkeThe Bullkiller (as Yang Sze)
The Dragon, the Hero1979
Wen da1979Ah Yen (as Yang Sze)
Jie quan da dong kau1978Tan Yin (as Yung Sze)
Way of the Dragon 21978Bull (as Sze Yang)
The King of Kung Fu1978as Yang See
Da lu qiang ren1978
Meng nan da zei yan zhi hu1978Kimura (as Yang Szu)
E yu tou hei sha xing1978Ta Niu (Big Ox) (as Bolo Yung)
She nu yu chao1978
Amsterdam Connection1978Big Lui (as Yeung Sze)
Game of Death1978as Yeung See
Nan yang tang ren jie1978
Dragon on Fire1978Guest star as Yang Sze
Huo shao shao lin men1978
Bai ma hei qi1977Bolo
G-Men '751977TV Series 1975
Da mo tie zhi gong1977Lam Chi Chu - Jujitsu Master (as Yeung See)
Soul of Bruce Lee1977Nepal (as Sze Young)
Jiang Nan ba da xia1977
Shi da sha shou1977Ling Chu (as Yang Szu)
International Assassin1976Ram
Long jia jiang1976Yang (as Yang Szu)
Lian ai gong fu1976
Lung men bei chi1976as Young Zee
Xiang Gang chao ren1975
Dong kai ji1975General Shi Hsing-Fang (as Yang Tze)
Shen quan fei long1975
Zhan cao chu gen1975as Yung Sze
Karateciler Istanbul'da1974Mr. Yang (as Yang Sze)
Chi dan hao han1974as Yang Szu
Tie han rou qing1974
Fight! Dragon1974TV Series
Za karate1974
Meng hu dou kuang long1974as Yang Sze
Zhao Chou quan wang1973
Thunderkick1973
Enter the Dragon1973Bolo (as Yang Sze)
Xiao ba wang1973Tiger (as Sze Yang)
Da xu hai1973
Ma tou da jue dou1973Chiang Tai (as Yang Sze)
Dao bing fu1973General Tung Gou Chung (as Yang Tze)
Duo ming ke1973Guest star
Hei ren wu1973
Meng han1973as Sy Young
Ying han gong fu ben1973as Sze Yang
Wang ming tu1972Master Xi's bodyguard
Shao nai nai de si wa1972Prince Charming (wrestler) (as Sze Yang)
Qun ying hui1972
Chou lian huan1972Chin Hsi Fu (as Sze Yang)
The 14 Amazons1972Hsia Boxing Champion
Hu lu shen xian1972Prince Apu-hua (as Yang Szu)
Nian qing ren1972as Yang Sze
Five Fingers of Death1972Pa Tu-er, Mongolian Fighter
E ke1972as Sze Yang
Wan jian chuan xin1971Officer Shi (as Yang Sze)
Shuang xia1971The river dragon of jin (as Szu Yang)
Xie jiu tian lao1971Cha Te
Nu sha shou1971
The Heroic Ones1970General Meng Chieh Hai (as Yang Szu)
The Wandering Swordsman1970'Unicorn' Du Kuo Lung (as Yang Sze)

Stunts

Stunts

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Amsterdam Connection1978stunt coordinator
Bai ma hei qi1977stunt coordinator
Shi da sha shou1977stunt coordinator
Zhao Chou quan wang1973stunt coordinator

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Wen da1979
Bai ma hei qi1977

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Shootfighter II1996associate producer

Production Manager

Production Manager

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bai ma hei qi1977production manager

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jean Claude Van Damme: Behind Closed Doors2011TV Series documentaryHimself
The Life of Bruce Lee1994TV Movie documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Blood and Steel: Making 'Enter the Dragon'2004Video documentary shortHimself / Bolo
Tiger Claws III2000Chong (uncredited)
Jing wu ying xiong 2: Tie bao biao1996Mongol
Bruce Lee's Jeet Kune Do1995DocumentaryBolo (scenes from Enter the Dragon) (uncredited)
Top Fighter1995Video documentaryHimself
The Curse of the Dragon1993DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Bruce Lee and Kung Fu Mania1992Documentary

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