Haing S. Ngor

Born in March 22nd, 1940

From Samrong Young, Cambodia

Haing S. Ngor Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Dr. Haing Somnang Ngor (March 22, 1940 – February 25, 1996) was a Cambodian American physician, actor and author who is best known for winning the 1985 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his debut performance in the movie The Killing Fields, in which he portrayed Cambodian journalist and refugee Dith Pran.

His mother was Khmer and his father was of Chinese descent. Ngor and Harold Russell are the only two non-professional actors to win an Academy Award in an acting category. As of 2010, Ngor remains the only Asian to win an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor. Description above from the Wikipedia article Haing S. Ngor, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Haing S. Ngor Filmography

Hit Me Poster
September 25, 1998
The Dragon Gate Poster
December 14, 1994
Fortunes of War Poster
December 7, 1994
Vanishing Son IV Poster
October 15, 1994
Vanishing Son III Poster
July 30, 1994
Vanishing Son II Poster
July 23, 1994
Vanishing Son Poster
March 2, 1994
Heaven & Earth Poster
December 24, 1993