The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber (1978 TV series)

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The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber
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Traditional 倚天屠龍記
Simplified 倚天屠龙记
Mandarin Yǐ Tiān Tú Lóng Jì
Cantonese Ji2 Tin1 Tou4 Lung4 Gei3
Genre Wuxia
Based on The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber
by Louis Cha
Screenplay byWu Sa
Siu Nga
Directed byChiu Chun-keung
Chan Yu-chiu
Lee Ting-lun
Starring Adam Cheng
Liza Wang
Angie Chiu
Wong Wan-choi
Sharon Yeung
Idy Chan
Ha Yu
Gigi Wong
Shih Kien
Theme music composer Joseph Koo
Opening themeYee Tin To Long Kei (倚天屠龍記) performed by Adam Cheng
Ending themeHung Hung Shing For (熊熊聖火) performed by Adam Cheng
Country of originHong Kong
Original language(s)Cantonese
No. of episodes25
Production
Executive producer(s)Chiu Chun-keung
Production location(s)Hong Kong
Editor(s)Wu Sa
Running time45 minutes per episode
Production company(s) TVB
Release
Original network TVB Jade
First shown in1978

The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber is a Hong Kong television series adapted from Louis Cha's novel of the same title. The series was first broadcast on TVB Jade in Hong Kong in 1978.

Cast

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

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