Carol "Do Do" Cheng
|Born||9 September 1957|
|Partner(s)||Kam Kwok-Leung 甘國亮|
Lui Fong 呂方
|Also known as||Do Do/Dodo Cheng (嘟嘟/嘟姐/Do姐)|
Carol Cheng Yu Ling (Traditional Chinese: 鄭裕玲; born 9 September 1957), is a Hong Kong film/television actress and host. Arguably one of the most famous celebrities to have emerged during the British colonial period, Cheng made her break in TVB Cantonese TV series, Man in the Net. In the 1980s, she was commonly referred to by her nickname Do Do. She is one of the richest TV actresses in Hong Kong who turned her career to films. Cheng is regarded as a "living Hong Kong Cinema legend" who has brought to fame previous unknowns such as Jackie Chan, Jackie Cheung and Andy Lau. She also has won numerous acting awards in both film and television genres, as well as hosting awards.
Cheng was born in Hong Kong. She is of Sichuanese heritage and her native language is Northern Mandarin. Cheng's family taught her Cantonese at a young age, which is equally fluent as a native speaker. Cheng began her career with Commercial Television Limited after secondary school in 1975. After the collapse of the TV station in 1978, she moved to Television Broadcasts Limited and has been a superstar at the channel since. She starred in various drama series. She also hosted shows like Miss Hong Kong Beauty Pageant and the Hong Kong version of the game show The Weakest Link between 2001–2002.
In 1984, Cheng won the 3rd Hong Kong Film Awards Best New Performer. In 1988 and 1991, Cheng won the Hong Kong Film Awards for Best Actress. In 2000, Cheng won the TVB Anniversary Awards: My Favourite TV Role and Best Actress.
In recent years, Cheng retired from acting but is still involved in hosting. She is frequently the host of TVB Awards Presentation.
Cheng is also a radio host who has interviewed celebrities and music bands such as Jackson Wang, Mirror and much more. Cheng is also frequently associated with FAMA, another famous hip hop duo. The trio have been on multiple entertainment media forms, such as interacting with local celebrities in variety shows and travel reality television shows have since surged in the last decade. Due to their humor presented on screen, Cheng and FAMA have resonated greatly with Hong Kong audiences alike.
|1984||3rd Hong Kong Film Awards||Best New Performer||The Last Affair||Won|
|1988||7th Hong Kong Film Awards||Best Actress||Wonder Women||Nominated|
|25th Golden Horse Awards||Best Leading Actress||Moon, Star and Sun||Won|
|1989||8th Hong Kong Film Awards||Best Actress||Heart To Hearts||Nominated|
|1991||10th Hong Kong Film Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Queen's Bench II||Nominated|
|Best Actress||Her Fatal Ways||Won|
|1992||11th Hong Kong Film Awards||Best Actress||Her Fatal Ways II||Nominated|
|2000||TVB Anniversary Awards||My Favourite Television Character||War of Genders||Won|
|2005||TVB Anniversary Awards||Best Show Host||Justice for All||Won|
|2012||TVB Anniversary Award||Outstanding Actress||Won|
|2016||The StarHub TVB Awards||My Favourite TVB Variety Show Host||Do Did Eat||Won|
|2016||TVB Anniversary Awards||Best Show Host||Do Did Eat||Won|