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1. Jet Li Jet Li Actor, Hero Jet Li was Wushu (a martial art) national champion in China several times. He got his first part as a shaolin disciple in the film Shaolin Temple. His first attempt at directing, Born to Defense (Born to defend), met with failure. It was good film regardless, because it was the first time Li directed and had more realistic fight scenes.
2. Ziyi Zhang Ziyi Zhang Actress, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
3. Woo-ping Yuen Woo-ping Yuen Stunts, Kill Bill: Vol. 2
4. Mi Yang Mi Yang Actress, Gorbaciof 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...
5. 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)...
6. Rongguang Yu Rongguang Yu Actor, The Karate Kid
7. Lisa Lu Lisa Lu Actress, 2012
8. Xiaogang Feng Xiaogang Feng Writer, A World Without Thieves
9. Kaige Chen Kaige Chen Director, Together
10. Yuanyuan Gao Yuanyuan Gao Actress, City of Life and Death
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. 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...
13. Xiao Sun Xiao Sun Actress, Fatal
14. Xiaolu Li Xiaolu Li Actress, Xiu Xiu: The Sent-Down Girl
15. You Ge You Ge Actor, To Live
16. Jinglei Xu Jinglei Xu Actress, The Warlords
17. George Fenneman George Fenneman Actor, Marge on the Lam
18. Tatsuya Fuji Tatsuya Fuji Actor, In the Realm of the Senses
19. Tseng Chang Tseng Chang Actor, 2012
20. 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...
21. 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...
22. Hanyu Zhang Hanyu Zhang Actor, Assembly
23. 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...
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. Siyan Huo Siyan Huo Actress, Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen
26. Dean Shek Dean Shek Actor, A Better Tomorrow II
27. Weiwei Ai Weiwei Ai Self, Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry
28. Ruocheng Ying Ruocheng Ying Actor, The Last Emperor
29. 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.
30. Ivan Desny Ivan Desny Actor, The Marriage of Maria Braun
31. Du Lu Wang Du Lu Wang Writer, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
32. Zhen Zhen Zhen Zhen Actress, Gao shan ching
33. Hu Guan Hu Guan Director, Cow
34. Mun-hee Na Mun-hee Na Actress, The Quiet Family
35. Tian Liang Tian Liang Actor, The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor
36. Hsueh-Hua Liu Hsueh-Hua Liu Actress, Wu lin sheng huo jin
37. Dandan Song Dandan Song Actress, House of Flying Daggers
38. Meina Xu Meina Xu Actress, Treasure of the Lost Desert
39. Tina Su Tina Su Actress, The Planet of Junior Brown
40. Essie Lin Chia Essie Lin Chia Actress, Return of the One-Armed Swordsman
41. Bin Li Bin Li Actor, The Painted Veil
42. Peisi Chen Peisi Chen Actor, Tai hou ji xiang
43. Yue Wu Yue Wu Actor, Little Big Soldier
44. Bingyan Yan Bingyan Yan Actress, Feng Shui
45. Ping Chin Ping Chin Actress, The Magnificent Trio
46. Shan Cong Shan Cong Actress, The Herdsman
47. Lu Liu Lu Liu Producer, SEAL Team VI
48. Jizhong Zhang Jizhong Zhang Producer, Tales of the Marshes Undoubtedly one of the most influential film personalities in China, Zhang Jizhong is perhaps China's most well known TV series producer and a recognizable entertainment celebrity in China. Over the past two decades, Zhang Jizhong has several commercially successful, critically acclaimed credits to his name as a producer...
49. Chun Yen Chun Yen Actor, Yan xi jiao
50. Zhong Zheng Zhong Zheng Writer, Baober in Love Zheng Zhong is a native Beijinger whose career has put him on the forefront of China's emerging international film culture. Fluent in English, Zheng Zhong was involved in writing and performing live theater in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago throughout most the 1990s before returning to China to pen some of the most popular TV series in Chinese history...
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