aka MR. CHOW

TV-PG | DOCUMENTARY | 1 HR 30 MIN | 2023

The documentary aka MR. CHOW details the vibrant and varied life of Michael Chow. Born Zhou Yinghua, he triumphed over trauma, loss, and prejudice through acting and art before crafting a new identity as restaurateur Mr. Chow. After decades as a successful businessman and celebrated host to artists, actors, musicians, designers, and models, Mr. Chow has turned to painting and once again redefined himself — this time, as the artist M.

HBO Documentary Films presents aka MR. CHOW, a Pulse Films Production. Directed by Nick Hooker; produced by Diane Quon; edited and written by Jean Tsien; executive produced by Graydon Carter, Annabelle Dunne, and Jean Tsien. For Pulse Films: executive producers, Marisa Clifford and Miranda Soto. For HBO: executive producers, Nancy Abraham, Lisa Heller, and Sara Rodriguez.