Awards & Winners

Kwan Hoi San

Date of Birth 23-October-1925
Place of Birth Guangzhou
(Guangdong Province, China)
Nationality China
Also know as Hoi-Shan Kwan, Kwan Ling, Kwan Hoi-san, Uncle Shrimp, Kwan Ming-kok, Kwan Hoi Sang, Kwan Hoi Shan, Ning Kwan, Hoi San Kwon, Hoi-San Kwan, Herman Kwan, Ha-Sok, Herman Kwan Hoi-San, Kwan Ling, 關銘覺, 蝦叔, 關寧
Profession Actor
Herman Kwan Hoi-San was a Hong Kong actor. his English name was Herman Kwan. Kwan started off as a Cantonese opera actor in street theatre before joining New Voice Opera Troupe. He also started singing for early Hong Kong film soundtracks and moved on to act in films, mostly adaption of opera in Cantonese. He became famous and acted in many lead roles. When Hong Kong films started to move towards Mandarin, Kwan's career faltered and joined TVB and acted in various roles. Directors and filmmakers rediscovered his talent and cast him in many supporting roles in films. In 2001, Kwan suffered apoplexy attack and was left mute and paralysed. He died in 2006.

Awards by Kwan Hoi San

Check all the awards nominated and won by Kwan Hoi San.


Hong Kong Film Award for Best Supporting Actor
Honored for : Lee Rock

Nominations 1992 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Hong Kong Film Award for Best Supporting Actor Lee Rock