Louis Koo Tin-lok (古天樂; born 21 October 1970) is a Hong Kong actor, singer and film producer. He began his professional career as an actor in local television series, winning TVB's Best Actor award in 1999 and 2001. After 2001, he fully focused on film career and became one of the stalwarts of the Hong Kong film industry. In 2018, Koo was awarded the Hong Kong Film Award for Best Actor, Asian Film Award for Best Actor and the Hong Kong Film Directors' Guild Award for Best Actor for his performance in the 2017 film, Paradox. Koo founded "One Cool Group Limited" in 2013. As of 2018, One Cool Group has produced 20 films. He was the ambassador of Hong Kong International Film Festival from 2014 to 2018.
Koo is his family name. Louis is his English given name, as Tin-lok is the Chinese given name. Tin means “sky” or “day” , and Lok means “happy” in Cantonese. Koo's father was an actor and then changed career to a businessman. Koo was born and received education in Hong Kong. He is an alumnus of St. Teresa's School Kowloon and Carmel Secondary School.
Movies & TV shows
All U Need Is Love
Initiated by the Hong Kong Performing Artists Association and the Hong Kong Film Workers Association, ten film companies in Hong Kong (China Star, Anle Film, Emperor Films, Oriental Films, Media Asia ...
Once Upon a Time in Hong Kong
The story tells of a conspiracy between Hong Kong police and criminals in 1973, in which they stole huge profits and poisoned the citizens. The Governor of Hong Kong established the Independent Commis...
The Marmaduke epitomizes the overgrown lapdog, with an irascible streak and a penchant for mischievous behavior that is balanced with a deep sense of love and responsibility for his human family. The ...
The Mitchells vs. the Machines
She was accepted to a film school. When her family's plans are disrupted by a tech uprising, they drive her to school. The Mitchells will have to work together.
The film is based on a video game.
Sons of the Neon Night
A drug-trafficking crime syndicate is replaced by a detective who wants a society free of drugs.
Even when they were orphans, Wang Yizhi has always been in love with Xinxin. Now older, Yizhi decides to train as a boxer before he allows himself to profess his love, but only for her to fall for a g...
PRETTY CRAZY Joey Yung Concert Tour
The Hong Kong Coliseum is named after the same-titled song. Joey's concerts in Hong Kong have a record of the most number of shows.
A rich 2G Cao Yuen Yuen who bribed officers of the Hong Kong Correctional Services from inside the prison has been reported to the ICAC. While his partner and Chief Inspector Lau Po-keung back him up ...
Chasing the Dragon II: Wild Wild Bunch
Based on real-life crimes that terrorized Hong Kong in the 1990s, Tony Leung Ka-Fai's character is the head of leading a notorious human trafficking gang, abducting the children of Hong Kong's elite. ...
Line Walker 2: Invisible Spy
A car crash leads to a war between local police and an international terrorist organization.
A Home with a View
There is a billboard in Hong Kong. There is a family living in an old flat in the middle of a noisy neighborhood. Their chaotic life has become crazy because of a billboard blocking their view.
A Witness Out of the Blue
In this classic whodunit, a police detective must rely on the only witness - a parrot, to catch the killer of an armed robber.
The White Storm 2: Drug Lords
An old partner of a financial tycoon wants to become Hong Kong's first drug lord.
Kung Fu Monster
In the waning years of the Ming Dynasty, the Bruneian Empire offers a rare creature to the nation as a gift. Ocean, a member of the Imperial Secret Police, has been tasked to tame the beast. Though th...
JFIU Chief Inspector Lau Po-keung hit a dead end in his investigation of a money-laundering case, while ICAC Investigator William Luk hit a dead end in his investigation of a money-laundering case. A ...
Since ancient times, the earth has been home to aliens. They came from a far-away planet and now live in every corner of the world. They were easy to make for pets. Some meows are smart, live like a b...
The movie is based on a true story about a reformed criminal preaching the word of God and helping his group to turn over a new leaf. Chen was the leader of the famous gang "The 13 Tsz Wan Shan", he l...
Always Be with You
Taxi driver David, who's doomed after a terminal cancer diagnosis, accidentally kills hotel owner Patrick in a car crash. Patrick's girlfriend takes over his hotel in Hong Kong, which is prone to suic...
A police officer in Hong Kong is going to Thailand to look for his daughter.
A thug shoots himself in the head in order to get the cops to stop shooting at him. In order to give his underlings time to save him, he wants human rights to refuse immediate treatment. The detective...
There is illegal soccer gambling in Hong Kong.
Shed Skin Papa
An old man regains his youth as a director faces setbacks in his life.
When the details of undercover police officers are deleted from a police database, a senior officer is confused as to who the undercover officers are and who the criminals are.
A thug shoots himself in the head to get the cops to stop shooting at him. He wants to give his people time to save him. The entire gang was wanted by the detective.
Call of Heroes
During the warlords era in China, a village located in rural area called Pucheng fell into dangerous situation when its government allocated all its military force to the front line, the cruel command...
League of Gods
During the reign of King Zhou, an official enters his bedchamber and is devoured by his concubine. Outside their city, several warriors within a metal wagon discuss their strategies to free the invisi...
Two people live in Paris.
An Inspector Calls
An inspector goes to a party to investigate the suicide of a pregnant girl. The party is for a couple to celebrate their engagement. Everyone says they don't know the girl. The inspector used a diary ...
Kill Zone 2
A Hong Kong cop named Kit busts a major criminal only to find his cover blown and his main witness gone. He was kidnapped and put in a Thai jail. Chai, a lowly prison guard with an extraordinary fight...
12 Golden Ducks
Future Chang, a former in-demand gigolo, retreats to Thailand after being Devastated by a love affair. He was helped by his teacher. Future would like to return to Hong Kong. He is determined to make ...
A former cop-turned-bar owner and his half-brother befriend a drunken woman, but soon find themselves targeted by both her former lover and a high-powered attorney. As a suitcase full of cash enters t...
Triumph in the Skies
The young pilot took over Skylette, his father's aviation empire, only to discover that his old flame was a flight attendant. After he broke up with her, he had to move to New York to take care of his...
Little Big Master
The story of a man who runs a kindergarten for underprivileged children in Yuen Long despite many challenges. It's based on true events.
The sleepy fishing town of Aberdeen was where the British landed. The Cheng family is a reflection of our city, with its contradictions between modernity and traditions. Aberdeen is at once intimate a...
The rich merchant Lui Ming and a his old opponent Yeung Wai fight for everything for years. This time they compete for first to be grandpa! Yeung is going have a grandson from his son Alex and daught...
Over the years, Kam has seen the highs and lows of Hong Kong. Kamis entertains and hosts parties for rich men. She's seen it all. She is sad about the loss of Hong Kong. The Hong Kong Handover took pl...
Naked Ambition 3D
An honors graduate in literature, Wyman is stuck writing cheap erotic fiction but ends up starring in a film. Suddenly a porn star in Japan, he discovers a whole new world fraught with pleasure, pain ...
7 million Hong Kong citizens were involved in the biggest financial fraud attempted in Hong Kong. Everyone is a part of the scheme. The ICAC has been guarding Hong Kong's financial integrity for four ...
Don't Go Breaking My Heart 2
Johnnie To indulges his silly side with this hilarious sequel to his hit romantic comedy, about two former lovers who find themselves irresistibly drawn back together despite the fact that each of the...
Law was a chauffeur for the rural tycoon Luk, and he was jailed for killing a major land owner in a car accident. It was rumored that Luk was behind the land owner’s death, which gave Luk a competitiv...
Out of Inferno
On the hottest day in 50 years, a serious fire incident happened to a busy commercial tower, a gaggle of fire fighters with an indestructible enthusiasm are going to save lives.
Johnnie To, Hong Kong's foremost filmmaker, becomes the main character in a documentary that explores him and his Boundless world of film. Ferris Lin, a film student from Beijing, approached Johnnie T...
The White Storm
An operation against the notorious druglord in Thailand changed the fate of a HK narcotic team- the captain lost his men and career, the loyal officer went missing, and the undercover cop who was salv...
All's Well, Ends Well
Four couples meet on a dating website. Four men go on a heroic mission to help four women and end up with a lot of problems.
Romancing in Thin Air
After his new bride dumps him at their wedding reception, he ends up in the mountains, where he meets and falls in love with a widowed fan.
The police commander is fighting the drug barons. In exchange for his life, the young criminal will help the police penetrate a large drug network.
A Chinese Ghost Story , A Chinese Fairy Tale
An official from the government is looking for water. As he leads a group of volunteers up the haunted mountain, he encounters a bunch of sexy demons as well as a lovely girl named Siu Sin. He fell in...
Mr. & Mrs. Incredible
The high cost of living, infertility, and other contemporary life issues were encountered by a husband and wife in ancient China.
Magic to Win
There is no one who knows that Professor Hong is a water magician. Hong lost his magic powers, which were transferred to his student. The girl happily uses her powers in life, at school, and on the vo...
Don't Go Breaking My Heart
The financial analyst ran into her ex-boyfriend while riding the bus after she followed her boyfriend to Hong Kong. When Owen's wife sees him talking to his ex she freaks out. Cheng was almost run ove...
All's Well, Ends Well 2011
The follow-up to the hit comedy All's Well ends Well is called All's Well ends Well. There is a farce about mistaken identity.
Manson Law was in a car wreck. Inspector Jack Ho leads the police. The Landlord Club is being targeted. The fate of these three men will be intertwined in the cat-and-mouse game that may bring down th...
The Road Less Traveled
The tragic story of a Semi-truck driver who accidentally runs over and kills a restaurant owner in a car accident is told in the movie. When Yin's wife is pregnant and has to work hard to run her husb...
Ken is a competitive marksman. He saw a policeman being held hostage and shot and killed four of the robbers. One of the criminals escapes and the policeman is still alive. Ken knows that Jerry Chang ...
Johnnie Got His Gun!
Johnnie got his gun is a mix of interview snippets with To, these are taken from various sources and are cobbled together with clips from including Breaking news, P.T.U and The Mission amongst others....
All's Well End's Well Too 2010
Princess Pearl of Flowerland was sent to learn her ceremonial duties at a young age. The King orders her sister to return home because the Queen Mother misses her so much. The princess doesn't want to...
The Brain is a professional hitman who kills his victims by trapping them in accidents that look bad. Brain starts to suspect that someone else has planned an accident on them when the team's next ass...
Although Randy's family is involved in the casino business, he has never shared an interest in gaming until he played Texas Hold 'Em on the internet. Rival Uno is Randy's manager. The Asian Poker King...
On His Majesty's Secret Service
A double-O Dog is what Louis Koo plays. He is one of 12 Royal Bodyguards of a simpleton Emperor who were named after the Chinese Zodiac. Dog is a scientist and uses his brain and gadgets to protect hi...
All's Well, Ends Well 2009
Kei's sister is single because of her temperament. The siblings couldn't get married before their sister. Kei wants to impress his sister by pretending to love her.
Three police officers are looking into something. The three officers who stumbled upon an opportunity to take advantage of information they gathered during their investigation are the focus of the plo...
A debt collector received a call from a woman who was kidnapped. He thought it was a joke but soon realized it was not.
Run Papa Run
Run Papa Run was directed and co-written by Sylvia Chang. JCE Movies produced it. When Lee Tin-Yun is faced with raising his daughter, he struggles to hide his criminal lifestyle.
Rene Liu played the role of Mi, who chose to remain single rather than be dumped. She loves her friend more than her boyfriend, yet she asks him to be her best friend. No matter where they are or who ...
Nick had spent the last seven years penetrating into the core of a drug ring working his way up from a street dealer post to the managerial position handling cargo deliveries for the biggest player in...
The owner of an antique store and his friends are in need of money. Sam doesn't want to drive a robbery car but that doesn't mean he won't cause trouble. A man leaves a map under the Legislative Counc...
Detective Sergeant Ma Jun, known for his own brand of justice during arrests, teams up with an undercover cop, Wilson, to try and bring down three merciless Vietnamese brothers running a smuggling rin...
Dragon Tiger Gate
Dragon Tiger Gate is a 2006 Hong Kong martial arts-action film directed by Wilson Yip and features fight choreography by Donnie Yen, who also stars in the film. The film is based on the popular Hong K...
It's worse for a gambler to have to convince a baby to stop crying. Is it possible that the baby will fight off his debts?
Lok is facing competition from his godsons. Jimmy has a business relationship with China.
A former Judo champion is given the chance to redeem himself after befriending a competitor and an aspiring singer.
A man is in charge of a private investigation agency. He followed the Lascar Row with his two employees, the smart looking idiot Kit and the Hong Kong Columbia Radio Night School graduate. There are m...
Love on the Rocks
Annie told Wong she wanted to break up with him. He uses the internet to get help from love experts. Crystal is a 19-year old self-proclaimed love advisor who has never been involved in a relationship...
Lost in Time
A man died in a car crash. With the obligations of life sitting heavy on her shoulders, she lives on only to find herself confiding in her beloved through a phone call. Dai Fai. A mini-bus driver who ...
John and Andy are the comic section editors of a magazine. They publish their own porn magazine, which is very well-received in the market. They become tycoons in the porn circle when their sexual fan...
Love for All Seasons
A martial arts expert leads a clan. Men from Hong Kong are looking for help. One of them is from Hong Kong. He doesn't know who he is. She didn't get to see the bruise and cuts on her face that were a...
Why Me, Sweetie?!
Louis Koo tries to woo a Beijing theater student, but he suffers from memory loss and forgets who she is.
Love Under the Sun
As elegant individuals lose themselves in dance in a ballroom, a rumor is born that one of the guests is HIV positive. Fear and suspicion follow myths about HIV infections.
Good Times, Bed Times
Carrie is a story about a tabloid reporter who is doing a story on a police officer. Carrie is looking for the truth while he is impotent. You want to know if they will hook up. Tabbie is a very young...
Women from Mars
A hairdresser, a village leader and a vet all have girlfriends. A demon spirit shows them a lesson. They need a woman to say "I love you" to get their goods back.
Black Mask 2: City of Masks
The group intent on setting off a DNA bomb must be stopped by the black mask.
Dry Wood, Fierce Fire
A Chinese doctor can see a problem with a superficial touch on the pulse. There is a comedy about a person.
Fat Choi Spirit
Andy is a great player. Andy's brother turned against him because of his passion for Mahjong. The economy downturn is taking a toll on Louis. Andy is willing to take care of them. Louis is trapped by ...
Johnny and Wayne were ordered to come up with a marketing plan for the "Mighty Baby" line of baby care products after designing the perfect bra. Johnny has a complicated life. The relationship between...
The Lion Roars
During the Soong Dynasty, a beautiful woman named Liu is searching for a husband, but is unable to find one until she hears the poetry of Chen. Chen discovers that his new bride is jealous and violent...
3 Movies · 1 TV show
A Step Into The Past
A Step into the Past is based on a novel. The series tells the story of a 21st-century Hong Kong police officer who travels back in time to the Warring States period of ancient China. The unification ...
Johnny and Wayne were hired by a Hong Kong bra company to design an "ultimate bra" in 3 months.
King Sky is in love with his master. Insomnia destroyed the Kin Lun Mountain. The reincarnation of Dawn,Cecilia Cheung, is in love with her again after two hundred years. Insomnia's Blood Clouds will ...
Joe's investigation of Lok's troubled past leads him to the world of underground boxing, where he suspects the opponent killed Lok during a fight. As he comes face to face with his brother's possible ...
Super Car Criminals
The police can't get any clues because the technology used to steal expensive cars is so advanced. Raymond is assigned to investigate the case. He won the trust of Yau and fell in love with his sister...
Conman in Tokyo
Jersey is a gambler. Nancy accompanies him on a trip to Japan. A group of people are fighting. The restaurant owner uses a card to save himself. The Gambling King isn't admitting that he is still aliv...
Troublesome Night 7
A film crew is in Hong Kong. The crew hears horrible voices and sees a phantom during their stay in the village. Some people think their feet were being tickled in the water. An old villager sheds lig...
For Bad Boys Only
The Bad Boy Squad, a variety of private detective agency, is composed of King (Ekin Cheng Yi-kin), Queen (Kristy Yeung), and Jack (Louis Koo Tin-lok), whose primary source of business is the reuniting...
8 Movies · 2 TV shows
At the Threshold of an Era
Spanning 20 years, from 1990 to 2010, the series tells of three entrepreneurs who founded a company together to achieve the ultimate goal of developing a pollution-free town in Hong Kong. Through the ...
Man's Best Friend
Although Tai Jin-sek has a canine partner, Rocky, he does not get along with his neighbour, Man Wing-long, who is a dog-loving veterinarian. When Wing-long's dog goes missing, she is quick to accuse J...
The Masked Prosecutor
Two cops, one young and tough, the other nearing retirement, are after a ruthless vigilante who kidnaps and tortures acquitted criminals.
Bullets Over Summer
Policemen look for a fugitive in an elderly woman's apartment. They develop a warm relationship with their hostess, whom they call "Granny." Meanwhile, each man develops a romantic relationship: Brian...
Troublesome Night 6
The reporters are looking for a model. The model killed herself after breaking up with her boyfriend. The photos of suicides are posted by the reporters. The person who killed the reporters is being t...
Sealed with a Kiss
The style of Francois Truffaut is similar to that of this quiet romance. Young and attractive Mandy (Yo Yo Mung) flees the hustle of Hong Kong proper and a failed relationship for the quiet of Peng Ch...
Rules of the Game
David is in a gang. David's friends died in his quest for revenge. David is going to be punished.
The Young Ones
Two feuding members of the same gang are arrested after a fight with another gang and must stick together while serving time in a juvenile prison.
Troublesome Night 5
The fifth chapter of the Troublesome Night series is an anthology of three connected stories. Taxi driver Cheung encounters strange and mysterious customers during his night shift. On the same night, ...
Century of the Dragon
Shing is grappling with right and wrong in a story about Hong Kong mobsters. When Shing was assigned to go undercover, he became the gang leader's right-hand man. Shing comes to respect Fei Ling and q...
5 Movies · 2 TV shows
The duties and challenges of Hong Kong firefighters are the focus of a TVB modern action drama called Burning Flame. The Burning Flame series is the first of it's kind. The series was filmed to celebr...
T.H.E. The movie is based in Hong Kong.
Louis Koo, an assassin who wants to go straight after getting out of prison, turned down a job as an assassin because he wanted to kill a politician. He has to run from both the cops and criminals as ...
Troublesome Night 4
There are four installments of the "Troublesome Night" series. The film ends with a collection of horror stories. Tourists from Hong Kong are in the Philippines.
Troublesome Night 3
There are supernatural occurrences at the mortuary.
officer Chan reluctantly enlisted the help of officer Chiu to solve the case during an investigation into a mass murder with links to a doomsday cult. The killings may be related to a previous serial ...
2 Movies · 3 TV shows
This film tells the story of the Hong Kong ICAC elite fighting against evil forces such as the underworld, drug trafficking and smuggling groups. Each of them has their own expertise, and has repeated...
A Recipe for the Heart
A TVB drama series is a recipe for the heart.
Against the Blade of Honour
Against the Blade of Honour is a Hong Kong television series. The first run of the series was on TVB in Hong Kong.
Troublesome Night 2
There are three stories in the second chapter of Troublesome Night. A girl called a radio show. She should kill herself if she wants to be with her beau again. The DJ was racked with guilt as the girl...
There are four stories in a Chinese ghost film about Hong Kong. A group of friends go on a camping trip in the country and Ken encounters a woman near a grave. Ken's life is forever changed when he is...
3 Movies · 1 TV show
Tung Choi Street Car God Chan Mo Nam and his best buddy Sam Bat Jai, Tung Tung all worship sex symbol Francoise Yip Fong Fa. Their biggest wish is to be able to meet her in person. In order to meet th...
Street of Fury
Brothers Lung and Fu were raised together. Fu thought joining the underworld was the only way out. Yi is raped by a bully. Four Eyes was attacked by Lung and Fu. They moved to Portland Street because ...
Those Were the Days
A former member of the group is moving into an apartment next to a girl and her grandpa.
2 TV shows
Detective Investigation Files
Detectives of the Hong Kong Police unearth the truth behind each crime they encounter.
The Condor Heroes 95
The Return of the Condor Heroes is a Hong Kong television series. TVB Jade broadcasted it in Hong Kong in 1995. Many of the cast from The Legend of the Condor Heroes reprised their roles in this serie...
2 Movies · 1 TV show
7 Movies · 1 TV show
Un Coeur D'Artichaut
Two Hong Kong Film Awards Best actor winners are featured.
Back to the Past
The 2001 TVB drama series "A Step into the Past" is a sequel.
Detective Investigation Files Series
There is a TV series in Hong Kong. There were four installments from 1995 to 1999.
The comic Storm Cloud was created by Ma Wing Shing. Two people learn martial arts at a young age and go on to become legendary fighters. There have been 670 chapters published in the last twenty years...
When It All Begins
Long is the father of two boys. He has a small store that sells grilled egg puffs. Ho has a son who was a hairdresser. Ho wants to sell the shop under the stairs because he doesn't like egg puffs. Lon...
The Strangled Truth
Two policemen are on a dangerous mission. They are questioning the price of their friendship.
Warriors of Future
In 2055, a meteorite crashes down on a barren Earth ravaged by pollution and global warming, bringing with it a fast-growing alien vine. The military of Hong Kong tried to destroy "Pandora" but failed...
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