The Duke of Mount Deer (1984 Hong Kong TV series)

The Duke of Mount Deer is a Hong Kong television series adapted from Louis Cha's novel The Deer and the Cauldron, produced by TVB and starring Andy Lau and Tony Leung. It was first aired on TVB Jade in from 9 July to 31 August 1984.

The Duke of Mount Deer
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Official poster
Traditional鹿鼎記
Simplified鹿鼎记
MandarinLù Dǐng Jì
CantoneseLuk6 Ding2 Gei3
GenreWuxia
Comedy
Historical fiction
Based onThe Deer and the Cauldron
by Louis Cha
Screenplay byChan Lai-wah
Law Kam-fai
Ka Wai-nam
Chan Yuk-ping
Directed byJohnnie To
Lau See-yuk
Siu Kin-hang
Kuk Kwok-leung
Ma Yuk-fai
StarringAndy Lau
Tony Leung
Teresa Mo
Kiki Sheung
Theme music composerJoseph Koo
Opening themeChi Chung Wui Hang Wan (始終會行運) performed by Leslie Cheung
Country of originHong Kong
Original language(s)Cantonese
No. of episodes40
Production
Executive producer(s)Lee Tim-shing
Production location(s)Hong Kong
Running time42 minutes per episode
Production company(s)TVB
Release
Original networkTVB Jade
Original release9 July (1984-07-09) –
31 August 1984 (1984-08-31)

CastEdit

Note: Some of the characters' names are in Cantonese romanisation.

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