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1. Jet Li Jet Li Actor, Hero Jet Li born Li Lian Jie in Beijing, China. He started training at the Beijing wushu academy (wushu is China's national sport, largely a performance version of various martial art styles) at age eight. He won five gold medals in the Chinese championships, his first when he was only 11. In his teens, he was already a national coach...
2. Ziyi Zhang Ziyi Zhang Actress, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
3. Jacky Wu Jacky Wu Actor, The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor Born in Beijing China in 1974, he was sent to train at Beijing Wushu Academy when he was 6 years old as both his Father and Grandfather were also Martial artists. In 1995 he was spotted by Yuen Woo-Ping who had come to the academy to look for a martial artist for the film Tai Chi 2 (aka Tai Chi Boxer)...
4. Lisa Lu Lisa Lu Actress, 2012
5. Ju Kun Ju Kun Stunts, The Grandmaster
6. Mi Yang Mi Yang Actress, Painted Skin: The Resurrection Mi Yang (known in Chinese as Yangmi), born on September 12, 1986 in Beijing China, is the singleton in her family. With both of her parents' family names Yang, she was named Mi which means the mathematical term 'power' in Chinese. Her audiences are usually attracted by her waterish huge eyes and pale alabaster skin...
7. Rongguang Yu Rongguang Yu Actor, The Karate Kid
8. Yuanyuan Gao Yuanyuan Gao Actress, City of Life and Death
9. Xiaogang Feng Xiaogang Feng Writer, A World Without Thieves
10. Kaige Chen Kaige Chen Director, Together
11. Leon Lai Leon Lai Actor, Fallen Angels Leon Lai won the 2002 Taiwan Golden Horse Award for Best Actor for his outstanding performance in the highly acclaimed horror film, Three, where he portrayed an obsessive husband trying to revive his dead wife with Chinese medicine. In 2003, he appeared in the final installment of the high profile franchise that created a box office sensation all over Asia and international markets...
12. Jinglei Xu Jinglei Xu Actress, The Warlords
13. Tatsuya Fuji Tatsuya Fuji Actor, In the Realm of the Senses
14. You Ge You Ge Actor, To Live
15. Faye Wong Faye Wong Actress, Chungking Express Her mother (now deceased) was a singer and her father a mining engineer. They moved with her older brother to Hong Kong when she was 18 and she began to take singing lessons. Her teacher introduced her to Cinepoly Records, where she first recorded under the name Wong Jing Man and was given the English name Shirley Wong for three albums...
16. Xiaolu Li Xiaolu Li Actress, Xiu Xiu: The Sent-Down Girl
17. Hanyu Zhang Hanyu Zhang Actor, Assembly
18. George Fenneman George Fenneman Actor, Marge on the Lam
19. Tseng Chang Tseng Chang Actor, 2012
20. Xiao Sun Xiao Sun Miscellaneous Crew, X-Men: Days of Future Past
21. Betty Ting Pei Betty Ting Pei Actress, Li Xiao Long yu wo Betty Ting Pei was born in Beijing, China to a prominent and politically influential family. Her father and grandfather were physicians, and her mother was descended from warlords. The family migrated to Taiwan when she was two. In 1968, she joined the Shaw Brothers studio in Hong Kong, and Betty was one of its rising starlets when in 1971 she met martial arts superstar Bruce Lee...
22. Rain Li Rain Li Cinematographer, Paris, je t'aime Rain Li left China for England as a young teenager to go pursue her dreams. After only a few months of language training and multiple part-time jobs, she discovered her passion for lighting. Her 2-year training as an electrician on commercials, music videos and feature films, led to her working as a camera assistant, and later to becoming a cinematographer by the time she turned 18...
23. Robert Lin Robert Lin Actor, School of Rock Robert was born and raised in Beijing, China. At the age of 10, he performed in Peking Opera productions around the city. Influenced by his intellectual parents, he also took studio arts, reading and writing as his childhood hobbies. Attending Fudan University in Shanghai, Robert studied for a journalist major but never gave up his passion for acting...
24. King Hu King Hu Director, A Touch of Zen He was educated in art school in Beijing, left China for Hong Kong in 1949 and entered the film industry in 1951 in the art department. In the 1950s he began acting and in 1958 joined Shaw Brothers as an actor and writer, and later a director. In 1967 he left to start his own studio in Taiwan, returned to Hong Kong in 1970s, working in Hong Kong, Taiwan and China before his death.
25. Zhuangzhuang Tian Zhuangzhuang Tian Director, The Blue Kite Tian is a former cameraman and graduate of the Beijing Film Academy. Due to controvery caused by some of his films, post-production on The Blue Kite had to be completed outside his homeland China.
26. Han Lu Han Lu Actor, Miss Granny Lu Han is a Chinese singer and actor who was a member of the South Korean-Chinese boy band EXO, and its subgroup EXO-M. He is signed to S.M. Entertainment in South Korea and Avex Trax in Japan. In October 2014, Luhan filed a lawsuit to terminate his exclusive contract with SM Entertainment. In 2014...
27. Ivan Desny Ivan Desny Actor, The Marriage of Maria Braun
28. Weiwei Ai Weiwei Ai Self, Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry
29. Ruocheng Ying Ruocheng Ying Actor, The Last Emperor
30. Dean Shek Dean Shek Actor, Drunken Master
31. Du Lu Wang Du Lu Wang Writer, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
32. Siyan Huo Siyan Huo Actress, Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen
33. Zhen Zhen Zhen Zhen Actress, Gao shan ching
34. Mun-hee Na Mun-hee Na Actress, The Quiet Family
35. Shan Cong Shan Cong Actress, The Herdsman
36. Peisi Chen Peisi Chen Actor, Tai hou ji xiang
37. Tian Liang Tian Liang Actor, The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor
38. Dandan Song Dandan Song Actress, House of Flying Daggers
39. Bin Li Bin Li Actor, The Painted Veil
40. Ping Chin Ping Chin Actress, The Magnificent Trio
41. Essie Lin Chia Essie Lin Chia Actress, Return of the One-Armed Swordsman
42. Xiaosong Gao Xiaosong Gao Director, Where Have All the Flowers Gone
43. Hu Guan Hu Guan Director, Cow
44. Shaohong Li Shaohong Li Director, Hong fen She entered the Directing Department of the Beijing Film Academy when it reopened in 1978 and graduated in 1982. Her second and third feature films, _The Bloody Morning_ and _Family Portrait_, won the Grand Prix at the Festival of Three Continents and the Jury Award at Locarno Film Festival respectively.
45. Tina Su Tina Su Actress, The Planet of Junior Brown
46. Liping Lü Liping Lü Actress, The Blue Kite
47. Jiayin Liu Jiayin Liu Director, Oxhide II
48. Hsueh-Hua Liu Hsueh-Hua Liu Actress, Ting yuan shen shen
49. Mei Lanfang Mei Lanfang Actor, Sheng si hen
50. Zhonglei Wang Zhonglei Wang Producer, Kung Fu Hustle
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