Jack Neo (born Neo Chee Keong on 24 January 1956) is a Singaporean movie director at MediaCorp, a Singapore media company. He directed I Not Stupid, Money No Enough, Ah Boys to Men and Ah Boys to Men 2, all of which were very popular. Neo was once a comedian.
Neo received the Best Director Award at the Silver Screen Awards in 1998. He was also awarded with the Lifetime Achievement Award in the following year for his contributions to Singapore's media industry. In 2004, Neo became the first moviemaker in Singapore to be honoured with the Public Service Award. He also received the Cultural Medallion on 21 October 2005 together with musician Dick Lee.
In 2008, Neo and Mark Lee bought the Singapore master franchise rights for Old Town White Coffee. It is a coffee retail store from Ipoh, Malaysia. Their first store at Big Splash opened on 30 March in 2008.
Filmography[change | edit source]
|1997||12 Storeys||Ah Gu||Actor|
|1998||Money No Enough||Chew Wah Keong||Writer, Actor|
|Hitman in the City||Writer, Director, Narrator|
|1999||That One Not Enough||Writer, Director|
|Liang Popo: The Movie||Liang Popo||Writer, Actor|
|2002||I Not Stupid||Mr Liu||Writer, Director, Actor|
|2003||Homerun||Mr Tan||Writer, Director|
|2004||The Best Bet||Writer, Director|
|2005||I Do I Do||Director|
|One More Chance||Reporter||Writer, Director|
|2006||I Not Stupid Too||Mr Yeo (Steven)||Writer, Director, Actor|
|2007||Just Follow Law||Doctor||Writer, Director, Narrator|
|2008||Ah Long Pte Ltd||Composer||Writer, Director, Actor|
|Money No Enough 2||Yang Baoqiang||Writer, Director, Actor|
|2009||Love Matters||Writer, Director|
|Where Got Ghost?||Yang Baoqiang||Director, Actor|
|The Ghosts Must Be Crazy||Executive Producer, Writer|
|2012||We Not Naughty||Writer, Director, Narrator|
|Ah Boys to Men||?|
|2013||Ah Boys to Men 2||TBC||Writer, Director|