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Linda Wong Hing Ping's father, martial art superstar Jimmy Wang Yu and Golden Horse director Wang Tung would receive the 56th Golden Horse Award Lifetime Achievement Awards. Wang Yu was a top star of the 60's new style wuxia films, with representative films like ONE ARMED SWORDSMAN, GOLDEN SWALLOW, RETURN OF THE ONE ARMED SWORDSMAN. Golden Horse executive council chair Ang Lee had nothing but praise for his achievements. "Wang Yu not only solidified the wuxia superstar standard but also a trailblazer in hand to hand combat action film." Wang Tung has won 6 Golden Horse Awards. He humbly said that he was still studying film and was very thankful.