Chee Hung entered the Canton
Chinese Opera School in 1991.
There, he was educated daily in Chinese opera arts - vocals,
acting, diction, martial arts, and theatrical arts.
Training was extremely strenuous, but he gained a profound
respect for Chinese opera and became an exceedingly skilled artist.
Hung graduated from the Canton
Chinese Opera School in 1997, and was hired by the Canton
Red Bean Opera Group, which produced opera shows around the
world. There, he
specialized in playing aged men. At
only nineteen years old, Chee Hung was the youngest ever to specialize
in this area. He starred in
numerous shows, including Meeting
on the West River, Siu Ho
Chasing a Scholar Under the Moon, The Deportation of So Sam, Ma Fok Long
Sells Arrows, Song Gong Kills Yeem Po Sik, Chiur Chak Reports the Good
January of 2001, Chee Hung participated in a campaign fundraiser for
Leland Yee for State Assemblyman. Chee Hung performed with Stacey Fong, Becky Ng, Denise Chan, Tami Chan, Savannah Chen,
and Angelina Ng.
Name: Lum Chee Hung, or Anson Lin
Nickname: Anson, Hung Jai, Hung Gou Jai, Gou, Hung Gou Gou, Si Sok
Height: Reaching for 6'
Weight: Over 100
Favorite Skit - Chiur Chak Reports the Good News (Chiur Chak Pao Sing)
Favorite Song - The current one I'm working on
Favorite Melody to sing - All
Favorite Instrument - Jiang
Favorite Role - Chiur Chak
Favorite Move - All
Least Favorite Move - Doing a favorite move and falling
Funniest or Stupidest Practice Blooper - I was practicing fighting with my Sifu, and one moved involved me grabbing his head. Now, my Sifu is bald! =O It was a little too slippery for me to get a good grip!
Most embarrassing stage moment - My "strip show" at the OACC 2001 skit Lee Wei Neung
Favorite Actor/Actress - Chow Sun Fong
Role Model - Chow Sun Fong
Quote: "I'm boring"
Anson and Wong Chi Ming in Reunion of the Yang Brothers, 2001.
All photos on this page provided courtesy Laura Ma.
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