09 Nov '11, 9am

HK comedy veteran Ricky Hui dies at 65

HK comedy veteran Ricky Hui dies at 65

HONG KONG: Veteran Hong Kong comedy actor Ricky Hui, who became famous in the 70s and 80s after appearing in a series of hit comedic films with his brothers Sam Hui and Michael Hui, was found dead at his home on Tuesday, reported Hong Kong media. A friend of Ricky Hui visited him at his Kowloon home but nobody answered the door, so he notified the police along with Hui's older brother Stanley Hui. Ricky Hui was later found collapsed on his bed. Police said that their preliminary investigations suggest he had died of a heart attack. Hui was 65 when he passed away. The comedy actor had appeared in some 30 films including "Aces Go Places 3" and "The Haunted Copshop" over the course of his 40-year film career. However, he is best remembered for playing Man Choi, the bumbling disciple of Master Kau, a vampire-busting priest (played by the late Lam Ching-ying) in the 1985 Hong K...

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straitstimes.com 09 Nov '11, 4am

Comedian Ricky Hui (above), the goofy one of the three Hui brothers who dominated Hong Kong cinema in the 1970s and the 19...