Run Run Shaw
|Run Run Shaw|
November 23, 1907
|Died||January 7, 2014
Sir Run Run Shaw CBE, GBM (23 November 1907 – 7 January 2014) was an important name in Hong Kong cinema. He made many films with his brother Runme Shaw. Later in life, he has donated a lot of money to charity, schools, and hospitals.
He died at his residence on the morning of 7 January 2014 at 6:55am (HKT) at the age of 106 from natural causes, peacefully with his family by his side.
References[change | change source]
- Hong Kong's Run Run Shaw passes away at age 106
- "Run Run Shaw, Chinese-Movie Giant of the Kung Fu Genre, Dies at 106". New York Times. 6 January 2014. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/07/movies/run-run-shaw-movie-mogul-seen-as-creator-of-kung-fu-genre-dies-at-106.html. Retrieved 8 January 2014.
- "邵逸夫爵士家中安詳離世 享年107歲". TVB News. 7 January 2014. http://news.tvb.com/local/52cb4cbf6db28cc96e000000.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Run Run Shaw at the Internet Movie Database
- TVB (Television Broadcasts Limited)
- Shaw Studios
- Shaw Prize
- Shaw Tower at Cathedral Place (Vancouver, Canada)
- Life of Shaw brothers
- Celestial Pictures Limited
- My Life's Pleasure