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Zoe Tay

Personal Info

Known For - Acting

Gender - Female

Date of Birth - 1968.01.10

Place of Birth - Singapore

IMDB: nm0851848
Also known as :

郑惠玉

Zoe Tay

Acting

Biography

Zoe Tay is a Singaporean actress , a former model and was named as "Queen of Caldecott Hill" by local media and fellow referred to as "Ah Jie" (senior actress) due to her status. Tay started out as a... model at the age of 16. In 1987, she was named Model of The Year. After Tay was crowned champion of the inaugural Star Search in 1988, she was offered a 3-year contract with the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC), now known as Mediacorp. While Tay had initially disliked acting, she began feeling passionate for her craft after her role in Crime and Passion in 1991. Her breakthrough performance as a materialistic young woman in Pretty Faces catapulted her into stardom. Her popularity was affirmed with a Top 10 Most Popular Female Artiste Award at the Star Awards every year for ten consecutive years since its inception in 1994. In 1996, Zoe won the Best Actress award for her role in The Golden Pillow at the annual Star Awards. In 2004, she was the first actress to have been awarded the prestigious All-Time Favourite Artiste . Other than television dramas, Tay also forayed into films. In 2010, she starred opposite Hong Kong actor Kenny Ho in Love Cuts, playing the role of a terminally ill woman who has breast cancer. In 2013, she appeared in her first fully English-speaking role in Mister John with Irish star Aidan Gillen. Tay has collaborated with many artistes in her various projects. Her on-screen chemistry with Li Nanxing in The Unbeatables and other serials has put them in the list of the Top 5 Best Onscreen Couples at the Star Awards 25th Drama Anniversary show. In 2015, she collaborated for the first time with Huang Biren, in The Dream Makers II. Due to her contributions to the television industry in Singapore, a wax figurine was modelled after her by Madame Tussauds Singapore, and is currently on display in the museum. Tay won her second Best Actress at the Star Awards 2017 for You Can Be an Angel 2, 21 years after her first. In an interview, she revealed that after her first win in 1996, she had contemplated quitting as she felt "strangely empty and lost". Instead, she enrolled in an acting class in New York, an experience which transformed her to "someone who is focused on improving my acting and who can be exemplary to other actors." Guiding her are three Chinese words from her father: 毅力 or perseverance, 耐力 or endurance , 勇气 or courage. In Star Awards 2019, Tay won her third Best Actress for the drama, A Million Dollar Dream.

Filmography Zoe Tay

Movies with Zoe Tay

Zoe Tay in movies (44)

The Return of the Condor Heroes (Tv)
Lu Erniang (1998)

Release date: 02.06.1998 Movie duration 45 min Movies in chinese language
Original title : 神雕侠侣

The Return of the Condor Heroes is a Singaporean television series ada...

Main Actors : Christopher Lee Ming-Shun Yang Guo Fann Wong Xiao Long Nu Choo Hoh Yim Guo Jing

My Guardian Angels (Tv)
Mandy (2020)

Release date: 06.04.2020 Movie duration 46 min Movies in chinese language
Original title : 单翼天使

Mandy (Zoe Tay), Miao Miao (Kym Ng) and Si Jin (Somaline Ang) come fro...

The Golden Pillow (Tv)
Zhou Xiaodan (1995)

Release date: 21.11.1995 Movie duration 45 min Movies in chinese language
Original title : 金枕头

A simple man with ordinary looks from Thailand, finds himself hitting ...

Main Actors : Alex Man Sai Renniang Lau Siu-Ming Li Qing (1995) Xie Shaoguang Sai Wei

Hero (Tv)
Deborah (2016)

Release date: 22.11.2016 Movie duration 45 min Movies in chinese language
Original title : 大英雄

The story starts in Dakota Crescent, an old estate which is going to b...

Main Actors : Shaun Chen Zhou Fa Da Chen Hanwei Ye Xiao Ying Jesseca Liu Zhang Wei Xiong

The Ultimatum (Tv)
Ye Yu-Chen (2009)

Release date: 2009-05-27 Movie duration 44 min Movies in chinese language
Original title : 双子星

The Ultimatum is a Singaporean Chinese drama which was telecasted on S...

Main Actors : Zoe Tay Ye Yu-Chen Fann Wong Fang Song-Qiao Li Nanxing Zhou Zhi-Da

Mister John (Movie)
Kim Devine (2013)

Release date: 27.06.2013 Movie duration 95 min Movies in english language
Original title : Mister John
Drama,  
After discovering his wife's infidelities, Gerry leaves London to look...

Main Actors : Aidan Gillen Gerry Devine Zoe Tay Kim Devine Michael Thomas Lester

Liang Po Po: The Movie (Movie)
Cameo (1999)

Release date: 11.02.1999 Movie duration 100 min Movies in english language
Original title : 梁婆婆重出江湖
Crime,   Comedy,  
Liang Po Po: The Movie is a Singaporean film directed by Jack Neo in 1...

Main Actors : Jack Neo Liang Po Po Mark Lee Ah Beng Henry Thia Ah Seng

The Unbeatables (Tv)
Luo Qi-Fang (1993)

Release date: 1993-11-04 Movie duration 60 min Movies in chinese language
Original title : 双天至尊

The Unbeatables I is a Singapore drama series that was made by MediaCo...

Main Actors : Li Nanxing Yan Fei Zoe Tay Luo Qi-Fang Cassandra See Luo Wen-Xin

Love Cuts (Movie)
Sissy (2010)

Release date: 09.09.2010 Movie duration 118 min Movies in chinese language
Original title : 割爱
Drama,  
Forty-something Cecilia better known as Sissy to her friends is a chee...

Main Actors : Zoe Tay Sissy Kenny Ho Ka-King Wai Mun Allan Wu Timothy

Love... And Other Bad Habits (Movie)
Mei (2013)

Release date: 14.02.2013 Movie duration 81 min Movies in english language
Original title : Love... And Other Bad Habits
Romance,  
LOVE... and other Bad Habits is a light-hearted, sometimes heartfelt, ...

Main Actors : Chen Hanwei Chin Wei Zoe Tay Mei George Young Mike

Recipe

Recipe (Movie)
Qiu Yun

Release date: 2013-09-29
Original title : 回味
Drama,  
Eric Khoo's tv-movie about the relationship between a young girl and h...

The Tree (Movie)
Guo Mei Feng (2001)

Release date: 26.04.2001 Movie duration 93 min Movies in chinese language
Original title : 孩子。树
Mystery,  
A man is found dead on the road. The police are on site to collect and...

Main Actors : Francis Ng Wu Chongzhe Zoe Tay Guo Mei Feng Phyllis Quek Jiang Liangxing

Asian Beat: Love from Temasek

Asian Beat: Love from Temasek (Movie)

Release date: 1991-09-01
Original title : アジアンビート2 シンガポール篇 ラブ・フロム・テマセク


Pointed Triangle

Pointed Triangle (Movie)
Shi Jia

Release date: 1996-04-06
Original title : 杀之恋
Drama,  
What chemistry. Zoe Tay, the versatile actress with a thousand faces, ...

Love Dowry

Love Dowry (Movie)
Zheng Min

Release date: 1994-01-01
Original title : 爱情订金
Drama,  
This telemovie, with Zoe Tay and Alan Ka-Lun Yu in the leads, is a com...

The Scoop

The Scoop (Movie)
Joey

Release date: 1997-12-22
Original title : 迷情专访
Drama,   Romance,   Crime,  
During the final months before Hong Kong's return to China, an ambitio...

Love Knows No Bounds (Movie)
Xu Xiu Hui (1995)

Release date: 01.01.1995 Movie duration 89 min Movies in chinese language
Original title : 甜甜屋
Drama,  
Zoe Tay, Martin Yan and Christopher Ming-Shun Lee star in this telemov...

Main Actors : Zoe Tay Xu Xiu Hui Christopher Lee Ming-Shun Hong Jie Martin Yan King Kong



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Zoe Tay is a Singaporean actress , a former model and was named as "Queen of Caldecott Hill" by local media and fellow referred to as "Ah Jie" (senior actress) due to her status. Tay started out as a model at the age of 16. In 1987, she was named Model of The Year. After Tay was crowned champion of the inaugural Star Search in 1988, she was offered a 3-year contract with the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC), now known as Mediacorp. While Tay had initially disliked acting, she began feeling passionate for her craft after her role in Crime and Passion in 1991. Her breakthrough performance as a materialistic young woman in Pretty Faces catapulted her into stardom. Her popularity was affirmed with a Top 10 Most Popular Female Artiste Award at the Star Awards every year for ten consecutive years since its inception in 1994. In 1996, Zoe won the Best Actress award for her role in The Golden Pillow at the annual Star Awards. In 2004, she was the first actress to have been awarded the prestigious All-Time Favourite Artiste . Other than television dramas, Tay also forayed into films. In 2010, she starred opposite Hong Kong actor Kenny Ho in Love Cuts, playing the role of a terminally ill woman who has breast cancer. In 2013, she appeared in her first fully English-speaking role in Mister John with Irish star Aidan Gillen. Tay has collaborated with many artistes in her various projects. Her on-screen chemistry with Li Nanxing in The Unbeatables and other serials has put them in the list of the Top 5 Best Onscreen Couples at the Star Awards 25th Drama Anniversary show. In 2015, she collaborated for the first time with Huang Biren, in The Dream Makers II. Due to her contributions to the television industry in Singapore, a wax figurine was modelled after her by Madame Tussauds Singapore, and is currently on display in the museum. Tay won her second Best Actress at the Star Awards 2017 for You Can Be an Angel 2, 21 years after her first. In an interview, she revealed that after her first win in 1996, she had contemplated quitting as she felt "strangely empty and lost". Instead, she enrolled in an acting class in New York, an experience which transformed her to "someone who is focused on improving my acting and who can be exemplary to other actors." Guiding her are three Chinese words from her father: 毅力 or perseverance, 耐力 or endurance , 勇气 or courage. In Star Awards 2019, Tay won her third Best Actress for the drama, A Million Dollar Dream.