The man who helped turn Bruce Lee, Jet Li and Jackie Chan into international stars is to be honoured with one of Asia's top movie awards.
Hong Kong producer Raymond Chow will be the Lifetime Achievement Award recipient at the upcoming Asian Film Awards.
A statement from organisers of Monday's (21Mar11) gala reads, "Raymond Chow is instrumental in making Asian cinema the global cinematic and box office force it is today."
Chow is the founder of the Golden Harvest film company, which created hit movies such as Fist of Fury, Enter the Dragon and The Cannonball Run.