Huang Yi, Hong Kong writer of wuxia and science fiction novels, Died at 65


Huang Zuqiang was born on March 15, 1952 and died on April 5, 2017.

He was better known by his pen name Huang Yi or Huang An

He was a Hong Kong writer of wuxia and science fiction novels.

Yi graduated from the Department of Fine Arts of the Chinese University of Hong Kong and once worked as the Assistant Chairperson of Hong Kong Museum of Art.

During the 1990s, after its golden age, wuxia fiction was increasingly under attack by the general public and was losing its previous aura. However, the emergence of Huang infused new life into the wuxia genre.

In recent years his fame has resulted in some people describing this phenomenon as flurry of Huang sweeping through China.

In conclusion of his longest novel, Datang Shuanglong Zhuan, Huang has commented that he would like to follow in the footstep of Louis Cha and to revise and improve his released novels.

Additionally, a variety Hong Kong television series adapted from Huang’s novels, such as A Step Into The Past (2001), Twin of Brothers (2004) and Lethal Weapons of Love and Passion (2006).

Huang Yi passed away 65 years old.