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Colette Koo (1960–2010)

Colette Koo was born on March 22, 1960 in London, England. She is known for her work on Empire of the Sun (1987), The Last Emperor (1987) and Money (1991). She died on August 23, 2010 in Hong Kong. See full bio »


(age 50) in Hong Kong

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Known For

Empire of the Sun Costume and Wardrobe Department
The Last Emperor Costume and Wardrobe Department
Money Blossom of Jade
Ping an ye Actress


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 2005 Lung do kei yuen (character movement) (voice)
 2002 Let's Love Hong Kong
 1999 First Love and Other Pains
Dean (as Collette Koo)
 1997 Die Musterknaben
 1997 The Bill (TV Series)
Kim Mann
- Alternative Therapies (1997) ... Kim Mann
 1995 Backup (TV Series)
PC Susan 'Bruce' Li
- Cut and Dried (1995) ... PC Susan 'Bruce' Li
- Clubbing (1995) ... PC Susan 'Bruce' Li
- Happy That Way (1995) ... PC Susan 'Bruce' Li
- Badlands (1995) ... PC Susan 'Bruce' Li
- Mouth and Trousers (1995) ... PC Susan 'Bruce' Li
 1991 Money
Blossom of Jade (as Colette Kou)
 1989 Four Loves
 1988 Women's Prison (as Ka Ling Ku)
 1985 Ping an ye (as Ka-Ling Koo)
 1985 My Name Ain't Suzie
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8 Interviews | 13 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Ga-lin Goo | Collette Koo | Ka-Ling Koo | Ka-lin Koo | Colette Kou | Ka Ling Ku

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Last March (2009), I discovered I had cancer. It was stage four. All I can say is people should go for check-ups; it's not as dramatic as in the movies. I got operated on and am going through chemo. I'm still not in the clear but I'm a lot better. My character is, if you're going to get cancer then you should live now. I'm not thinking about whether I'll live 10 or 15 years. My sister, a Buddhist... See more »


Film producer in Hong Kong under 'Hippopotamus Films'. See more »

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