Lee Byung Ook

Lee Byung Ook

Law Wing-Cheongis a Hong Kong film editor , an assistant director , film director , and actor . He is best known for collaborating as an associate director for films made by Johnnie To and Wai Ka-Fai of Milkyway Image .

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 Lee Byung Ook's Biography

Law began working for Johnnie To as an assistant director at TVB Studios in 1990. Later, when To left the TV studio, Law continued to work as a director there for three years. In 1997, Law was recruited by To to join his company, Milkyway Image, where he began to work as an assistant director for To. Gradually, Law was promoted to become his associate director.

Law describes being an associate director as having to think faster than the director, as well as handling some of the less complicated scenes for the director and making all kinds of job distributions on the set.

Law made his directorial debut with a segment in the horror omnibusGhost Office, followed by the cat-and-mouse thrillerRunning Out of Time 2which won him an award for Best Film Editing at The 39th Golden Horse Awards .

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 Lee Byung Ook's Filmography

YearFilmChinese titleRoleNotes
1995 Fatal Assignment 共闖天涯 Assistant director
1998 A Hero Never Dies ?心英雄 Assistant director
The Longest Nite 暗花 Assistant director
1999 Where a Good Man Goes 再見阿? Assistant director
Running Out of Time 暗戰 Assistant director
The Mission ?火 Assistant director
Actor: "Curtis' Henchman"
2000 Help!!! 辣手回春 Associate director
Film editor
Needing You... 孤男寡女 Associate director
Film editor
2001 Fulltime Killer 全職殺手 Associate director
Love on a Diet 瘦身男女 Associate director
Running Out of Time 2 暗戰2 Director withJohnnie To
Film editor
Wu yen 鍾無? Associate director
2002 Ghost Office 每天??8小時 Director: "The Queen of Gossip" Collaborating director
My Left Eye Sees Ghosts 我左眼見到鬼 Associate director
Film editor
Fat Choi Spirit ????新年財 Associate director
Film editor
2003 PTU PTU Associate director
Film editor
Also known asPTU: Police Tactical Unit
Turn Left, Turn Right 向左走.向右走 Second unit director
Film editor
Running on Karma 大隻? Associate director
Film editor
Also known asAn Intelligent Muscle Man(大只?/大??有大智慧)
Love for All Seasons 百年好合 Associate director
Film editor
Unbilled appearance as "Taxi Driver"
2004 Throw Down 柔道龍虎榜 Associate director
Breaking News 大事件 Associate director
Yesterday Once More 龍鳳? Associate director
Film editor
Fantasia 鬼馬狂想曲 Executive director
2005 Election 黑社會 Associate director Unbilled appearance as "Four Eye"
The Unusual Youth 非常?春期 "Inspector Lam" Cameo appearance
2006 2 Become 1 天生一對 Director
Film editor
Election 2 黑社會以和?貴 Associate director
Film editor
Also known asTriad Election
Exiled 放?逐 Associate director
2007 Hooked on You 每當變幻時 Director
Film editor
2008 Sparrow 文雀 "Sak" Actor
Tactical Unit – The Code 機動部隊─警例 Director
Film editor
2009 Tactical Unit – Comrades in Arms 機動部隊─?袍 Director
Film editor
2011 Punished 報應 Director
2014 Iceman ?封:重生之門 Director
Gangster Payday 大茶飯 Actor
2015 King of Drug Dealers 跛豪 Director

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 Lee Byung Ook's Awards and nominations

YearFilmAwards and NominationsOccasion
2002Running Out of Time 2(2001)Won: Best EditingShared with Yau Chi-WaiGolden Horse Film Festival
2003PTU(2003)Nominated: Best EditingGolden Horse Film Festival
2004Running on Karma(2003)Nominated: Best Film Editing23rd Hong Kong Film Awards
2004PTU(2003)Nominated: Best Film Editing23rd Hong Kong Film Awards
20072 Become 1(2006)Nominated: Best New Director26th Hong Kong Film Awards

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