‘Bond’ Actor Dies In Hong Kong Quarantine Resort

HONG KONG (AP) — Veteran Hong Kong actor Kenneth Tsang has died whereas in a COVID-19 quarantine resort within the southern Chinese language metropolis, native media reported.

Tsang was greatest identified internationally for his motion roles within the 2002 James Bond movie “Die One other Day,” John Woo’s “The Killer” in 1989, “Rush Hour 2” in 2001 starring Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker, and 1998′s “The Substitute Killers” alongside Chow Yun-Fats and Mira Sorvino.

Tsang had been present process seven days of quarantine after getting back from Singapore on Monday and was discovered collapsed on the ground of his resort room by workers on Wednesday, in keeping with the South China Morning Put up and different media.

Kenneth Tsang poses after successful the Finest Supporting Actor award for his film “Overhead 3” through the Hong Kong Movie Awards on April 19, 2015.

AP Photograph/Kin Cheung, File

The South China Morning Put up mentioned Tsang was 87 however different sources gave his age as 86.

No reason behind dying was given and the paper mentioned he had examined damaging for the virus and had no underlying medical circumstances.

In all, Tsang had some 237 appearing credit, primarily in Hong Kong movie and tv productions, and particularly in detective and martial arts motion pictures, in keeping with his IMDb web page.

Born in Shanghai, Tsang started appearing after acquiring an structure diploma on the College of California, Berkeley, making his debut in 1955. In 1969 alone, he was credited in additional than 20 motion pictures and continued working as much as the time of his dying.

Tsang was married 3 times and had a son along with his first spouse, Lan Di, and a daughter along with his second spouse, Barbara Tang.

Hong Kong is coping with a renewed outbreak in instances of the extremely transmissible omicron variant and requires all inbound vacationers to bear quarantine for as much as 14 days.

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