Alex Man Allegedly Fell Out With Stephen Chow ’Cos He Was Angry About Getting Overshadowed By The Latter In 1989’s The Justice Of Life
Actor Wong Yat San claims Alex was so affected by it, he developed bipolar disorder.
Back in the '80s, Hongkong actor Alex Man, 63, was a big star in TVB and had starred in a series of high-profile productions.
Alex also mentored a number of up-and-coming artistes, including future comedy legend Stephen Chow. According to reports, Alex thought so highly of Stephen that he made sure to put in a good word for Stephen with every director that he worked with.
The men became pals but rumours of a falling out between the two started swirling in the early ‘90s.
Recently, Hongkong actor Wong Yat San, who made his name as a supporting actor in many Stephen Chow movies, touched on Alex and Stephen’s alleged falling out in a new episode of his online show where he shares snippets and anecdotes about Hongkong showbiz movies.