Derek Yee Tung-sing , born in 1957, is a former Shaw Brothers actor from Hong Kong, currently a film director and screenwriter. The youngest member of one of Hong Kong cinema’s most prominent families, the son of producer Yee Kwong and famed character actress Hung Wie. He is also the brother of stars David Chiang and Paul Chin Pei.
He joined his brothers at Shaw Brothers in 1975, and achieved stardom with his role in “Death Duel”. Yee has starred in over 40 movies in Hong Kong between 1975 and 1986, during the time when Shaw Brothers Studio were still producing movies. His face gorgeously suited the Wuxia genre, and he characterized many swordsmen who are young, handsome, but also highly gifted.
After Shaw Brothers Studio was closed, Yee turned to screenwriting and directing and has made a career out of making films like People’s Hero (1987) starring with Ti Lung, Protege (2007) starring with Andy Lau, and Shinjuku Incident (2009) starring with Jackie Chan.
- 無翼蝙蝠 – Bat Without Wings (1980)
- 黑蜥蜴 – Black Lizard (1981)
- 如來神掌 – Buddha’s Palm (1982)
- Chu Liu Hsiang
- 三少爺的劍 – Death Duel (1977)
- 日劫 – Descendant of the Sun (1983)
- 圓月彎刀 – Full Moon Scimitar (1979)
- Heaven Sword and Dragon Sabre
- 倚天屠龍記 – Heaven Sword and Dragon Sabre I (1978)
- 倚天屠龍記大結局 – Heaven Sword and Dragon Sabre II (1978)
- 魔殿屠龍 – The Hidden Power of the Dragon Sabre (1984)
- Duygusal Silahşör
- 三闖少林 – Shaolin Intruders (1983)
- 少林傳人 – Shaolin Prince (1983)
- 至尊一劍 – The Supreme Swordsman (1983)