Simon Yam a Hong Kong actor was on Saturday attacked by unknown man while on stage at the city of Zhongshan in China.
A video shared online by Chinese Twitter like Weibo showed a man in a vest rush on stage before stabbing Simon Yam.
Even though the injuries have been confirmed not to be life threatening, the 64-year old was rushed to the hospital for treatment.
A report following the attack suggest that Simon Yam could have been a victim of mistaken identity.
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Yam is an award-winning actor having won Hong Kong crime film contact in 1992 before making his Hollywood debut featuring in Tomb Rider. He was a filmmaker in Cradle of Life the movie in 2003