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Famous screen writer of the film BOAT PEOPLE (TAU BUN NO HOI), CENTER STAGE (YUEN LING YUK), Yau Kong Kin passed away in Beijing from heart disease on the 27th at age 74. CENTER director Stanley Kwan Kam Peng and industry insiders after hearing the news gave eulogies online. Kwan Kam Peng said that the passing was "very sudden". Yau Kong Kin was born on June 24 1940 in Gulangyu, Xiamen, Fujian, won the Hong Kong Film Award Best Screenplay three times and also the Golden Horse Best Screenplay with FULL MOON IN NEW YORK (SAM GOR NUI YUN DIK GOO SI).