Nora Miao

Biography

Date of Birth: 8 February 1952, Hong Kong, China Nora Miao (Chinese: 苗可秀; pinyin: Miáo Kěxiù Cantonese: Miu Ho-Sau Chinese: 陳詠憫; pinyin: Chén Yǒng-Mǐn) born February 8, 1952, is a Hong Kong actress who appeared in many kung-fu films in the 1970s. She was contracted to Golden Harvest, and spent her time making films in Hong Kong and in Taiwan, where she starred in several romance movies. Miao worked well with Ko Chuen Hsiung and was paired with him in several movies. She played opposite both Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan. Miao appeared in all three of Bruce Lee's Hong Kong films, and became the only actress to share an on-screen kiss with the legendary Lee in Fist of Fury. She also starred opposite Jackie Chan in his first major film, New Fist of Fury. Filmography Actress The Invincible Eight (天龍八將) (1971) - Chiang Yin The Blade Spares None (刀不留人) (1971) - Ho Li Chun The Comet Strikes (鬼流星) (1971) The Big Boss (唐山大兄) (1971) - ice drinks hawker Story of Daisy (心蘭的故事) (1972) Way of the Dragon (猛龍過江) (1972) - Cheng Ching Hua Fist of Fury (精武門) (1972) - Yuan Li Er The Hurricane (金旋風) (1972) - Ms Ting Tokyo-Seoul-Bangkok Drug Triangle (1973) - Parinda The Devil's Treasure (黑夜怪客) (1973) - Yen Yen Naughty! Naughty! (綽頭狀元) (1974) - Hsiao Yen The Skyhawk (黃飛鴻少林拳) (1974) - Hsiang Lan Money Is Everything (醒目雙星香港淘金記) (1975) The Obsessed (靈魔) (1975) The Changing Clouds (彩雲片片) (1975) Bruce's Deadly Fingers (龍門秘指) (1976) - Mina Lo New Fist of Fury (新精武門) (1976) - Mao Li Er / Miss Lee To Kill a Jaguar (絕不低頭) (1977) - Bobo Kam Clans of Intrigue (楚留香) (1977) - Kung Nan Yen Men of the Hour (風雲人物) (1977) The Kung Fu Kid (鐵拳小子) (1977) Snake and Crane Arts of Shaolin (蛇鶴八步) (1978) - Tang Ping-Er Showdown at the Equator (過江龍獨闖虎穴) (1978) The Dream Sword (夢中劍) (1979) - Tzu Yi Chun The Handcuff (手扣) (1979) Dragon Fist (龍拳) (1979) - Zhuang Meng Lan Mask of Vengeance (風流殘劍血無痕) (1980) Sakyamuni Buddha (釋迦牟尼) (1980) The Last Duel (英雄對英雄) (1981) - Shao Ye The Flower, the Killer (玉劍飄香) (1981) Beauty Escort (護花鈐) (1981) - Cold Blooded Mistress, Mei Win Shu My Blade, My Life (決鬥者的生命) (1982) - Zither Player Toronto Banana Gal (多倫多竹昇妹) (1990) How to Meet the Lucky Stars (運財五福星) (1996) Run Papa Run (一個好爸爸) (2008) - Auntie Ying Merry-Go-Round (東風破) (2010) - Eva Vulgaria (低俗喜劇) (2012) - Miss Cheung Cameo Bruce Lee : The Man And The Legend (李小龍的生與死) (1973) Bruce Lee, The Legend (李小龍傳奇) (1976) Bruce Lee: A Warrior's Journey (李小龍:勇士的旅程尼) (2000) Born in Hong Kong, Miao attended St. Teresa's School Kowloon. She began acting in 1968, and in 1981 formed a film company with her brother, Ricky Chan. She more or less retired from acting in the late 1980s, and during the 1990s hosted an evening television show for the CFMT channel in Toronto. Nora Miao currently lives in Toronto and hosts a radio program, "Coffee Talk", on CCBC Radio

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Fist of Fury

Yuan Le-erh (as Miao Ker Hsiu)

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The way of the Dragon

Chen Ching Hua

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Dragon Fist

Mung-laan

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Snake and Crane Arts of Shaolin

Tang Pin-Er

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The Skyhawk

Hsiang Lan

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Adonis

Yang Ke's Mother

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The Mask of Vengeance

(as Ko Sou Miao)

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Yat kor ho ba ba

Auntie Ying

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Clans of Intrigue

Kung Nan-yen

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Vulgaria

Miss Cheung

Starring In
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Adonis

Yang Ke's Mother

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Vulgaria

Miss Cheung

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Yat kor ho ba ba

Auntie Ying

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Bruce Lee: A Warrior's Journey

(archive footage)

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Bruce Lee: The Legend

Herself

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The Mask of Vengeance

(as Ko Sou Miao)

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Dragon Fist

Mung-laan

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Game Of Death

(archive footage) (uncredited)

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Snake and Crane Arts of Shaolin

Tang Pin-Er

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Clans of Intrigue

Kung Nan-yen

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New Fist of Fury

Nora Miao

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The Skyhawk

Hsiang Lan

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La Leyenda de Bruce Lee

Herself

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The way of the Dragon

Chen Ching Hua

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Fist of Fury

Yuan Le-erh (as Miao Ker Hsiu)

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The Big Boss

Drinkstand owner (as Mao Ke-hsiu)

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