Lands Best Actress nomination at Cannes for performance in "Bones"
Appears as Hon Sam's wife in two "Infernal Affairs" sequels
Receives critical acclaim for performance in "Days Of Being Wild"
Cast as wealthy heiress Sandy Ngai Chor Gwun in "Looking Back In Anger" (TVB, 1989)
Makes on-screen debut in "The Duke Of Mount Deer" (TVB, 1984)
Lau released 3 albums of Mandopop between 1994-1996 in Taiwan
Lau was once the Executive President of Hong Kong's TVMART channel but was replaced by the board following a loss of 40 million Taiwan dollars.
Hong Kong-based weekly East Week was shut down in 2002 for ten months after it published naked photos of Lau taken during her kidnapping ordeal twelve years earlier.
Lau's wedding to Tony Leung Chiu-Wai reportedly cost HK$30m, created a media frenzy in Hong Kong and was directed by Hong Kong Second Wave filmmaker Wong Kar-wai