Ken Low Wai-kwong ( , also
known as Kenneth Low or Low Houi Kang, nickname Kwong Jai) is an
artist, and member of the Jackie Chan Stunt Team born in
Treng province, Cambodia on March 17, 1959.
1975, he moved from Cambodia when he was
15 years old to Thailand, then 5
years later, in 1980 he fled to Hong Kong in where he took a job as a tour
His idol was Bruce Lee
King of Kung Fu
which led him to practice Thai Boxing
and Tae Kwon
in Thailand . He won the freestyle fighting Championships
seven times so his chance finally came with his first movie
directed by Tsui Hark
he met Jackie Chan in a popular disco in
Kong, he was head of security of disco and Jackie hired
him as his own bodyguard.
He not only became Jackie Chan's
bodyguard but also acted in many martial arts movies. One of his
famous roles is in Legend
of Drunken Master
(1994) in which he and Jackie Chan
engage in a protracted final fight; Lo stepped in when another
actor was injured. That climactic twenty-minute fight sequence has
become legendary: Roger Ebert called it "one of the most remarkably
sustained examples of martial arts choreography ever filmed."
In 2005, Ken Lo made his first American movie Into the Sun
with Steven Seagal
which failed in the American
market. However, Lo is still very active in Hong Kong.
Other films include