Carina Lau Kar-ling (born 8 December 1965) is a Hong Kong-based Chinese actress. She holds citizenship from Hong Kong and Canada. She was especially notable in the 1980s for her girl-next-door type roles in films. Lau started her acting career in TVB, where she met fellow actor Tony Leung Chiu-Wai who had been her boyfriend since 1989. The couple wed in 2008.