Birth Place Matching "Taipei, Taiwan" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Christina Chang

Actress | Live Free or Die Hard

Christina Chang was born and raised in Taipei, Taiwan, by her Chinese-Filipino father and American mother. At 17 she moved to the United States to study Theatre & Film in her mother's home state of Kansas and later studied acting in Seattle, USA. Chang went on to gain a Masters of Fine Arts from ...

2. Shu Qi

Actress | The Transporter

Born in Taiwan, Qi Shu has won the prestigious Golden Horse Award in Taiwan (regarded as the East Asian Oscar) for Best Supporting Actress in 1998. She has also received a Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actress in 2005. She appeared with Jackie Chan in the romantic comedy Gorgeous (1999) ("...

3. Chen Chang

Actor | Gu ling jie shao nian sha ren shi jian

Chang Chen, an international renowned actor, first earned his attention at the age of 14 when he took the lead role in A Brighter Summer Day. Since then, he was nominated three times at the Golden Horse Awards, and several times for best actor at the Berlinale and the Cannes Film Festival. He won ...

4. Justin Lin

Producer | F9

Justin Lin is a Taiwanese-American film director whose films have grossed $2 billion worldwide. He is best known for his work on Better Luck Tomorrow, The Fast and the Furious 3-6 and Star Trek Beyond. He is also known for his work on television shows like Community and the second season of True ...

5. Takeshi Kaneshiro

Actor | Chung Hing sam lam

The 1/2 Taiwanese and 1/2 Japanese Takeshi Kaneshiro may have started out as a puerile teen idol in the Chinese entertainment scene, but he's since become a proper film star in his own right. Whether by his own design or not, the boyishness that marked his first steps into showbiz has evolved into ...

6. Wei-Ning Hsu

Actress | Hong yi xiao nu hai

Tiffany Ann Hsu (her birth name in Mandarin is Wei-Ning Hsu, but she loves people call her Ann because that's what her beloved grandfather calls her) was born on 7th August 1984 in Taipei City, Taiwan. She is an Italian-Taiwanese model and actress.

Hsu's father is an Italian-American and her mother ...

7. Jay Chou

Soundtrack | The Green Hornet

Jay Chou is a Taiwanese musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, actor and director. He was born in Taipei to schoolteachers, Yeh Hui-Mei, who taught fine arts, and Chou Yao-Chung, a biomedical researcher. In 2000, Chou released his first album, titled Jay (2000), under the record ...

8. Hannah Quinlivan

Actress | Skyscraper

Hannah Quinlivan (born 12 August 1993), also known as Kun Ling, is a Taiwanese-Australian actress and model.

Hannah Quinlivan was born to an Australian father and a Taiwanese-Korean mother in Wanhua District, Taipei, Taiwan, on August 12, 1993. She has a younger half brother from her paternal side, ...

9. Camille Chen

Actress | Game Night

Camille Chen was born on September 1, 1979 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress and director, known for Game Night (2018), Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003) and Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006). She has been married to Christian Anderson since March 4, 2017.

10. Brigitte Lin

Actress | Ging chaat goo si

Brigitte Lin was born on November 3, 1954 in Taipei, Taiwan as Ching-Hsia Lin. She is an actress, known for Police Story (1985), Chungking Express (1994) and Ashes of Time (1994). She has been married to Michael Ying since June 29, 1994. They have two children.

11. Roy Chiu

Actor | Shei xian ai shang ta de

Roy Chiu was born on October 14, 1981 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor, known for Dear Ex (2018), Man in Love (2021) and The Gangs, the Oscars, and the Walking Dead (2019).

12. Fernando Chien

Actor | Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

In 2010, Fernando turned his focus to his acting career, appearing as Fenroy in Gavin O'Connor's WARRIOR alongside Tom Hardy, Joel Edgerton, and Nick Nolte (who received an Academy Award nomination). The film has attained cult status and is currently #135 on IMDB's Top 250 films of all time.

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13. Eddie Peng

Actor | Re dai wang shi

For someone who never considered entering showbiz, Eddie Peng has certainly carved out an amazing acting career. He is arguably the Chinese film industry's most recognizable and bankable star today, having starred in over 30 box-office hits - a canny mix of epic blockbusters and indie projects.

Peng...

14. Mark Chao

Actor | Báng-kah

Mark Chao was born on September 25, 1984 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor, known for Monga (2010), Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe (2015) and Caught in the Web (2012). He has been married to Yuanyuan Gao since June 5, 2014. They have one child.

15. Nelson Lee

Actor | Mulan

Nelson Lee was born on October 16, 1975 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor and director, known for Mulan (2020), Stargirl (2020) and Claws (2017).

16. Natalie Morales

Actress | Zoolander 2

Natalie Leticia Morales is the daughter of Penelope and Lieut. Col. Mario Morales, Jr., a retired Air Force veteran of the Persian Gulf and Vietnam War. She was born in Taiwan, of Brazilian and Puerto Rican descent. As a U.S. Air Force dependent, she has spent much of her life living overseas with ...

17. Bill Buell

Actor | Requiem for a Dream

Bill Buell was born on September 21, 1952. His film and TV credits include God's Pocket, Across the Universe, Spy Game, Welcome to the Dollhouse, The Love Letter, Requiem for a Dream, Quiz Show, Kinsey, TV: "Elementary" , Blue Bloods", "The Bronx Is Burning", "John Adams", "Curb Your Enthusiasm", "...

18. Na-Na OuYang

Actress | Ji qi zhi xue

Na-Na OuYang was born on June 15, 2000 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress, known for Bleeding Steel (2017), To the Fore (2015) and Great Master (2020).

19. Dan Lin

Producer | The Lego Movie

Dan is the CEO and Head Wrangler of Rideback, the film and television company known for producing tentpole live-action and animated content for global audiences. Rideback is housed inside Rideback Ranch. This innovative, creative campus formed by Lin in LA's Historic Filipinotown district is also ...

20. Peter James Smith

Actor | The West Wing

Peter James Smith was born on February 20, 1971 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor, known for The West Wing (1999), Upload (2020) and Never Have I Ever (2020).

21. Sandrine Pinna

Actress | Yang Yang

Sandrine Pinna, with her outstanding performance in the film "Yang Yang" in 2009, She became the youngest actress to receive the best actress award in Asia Pacific Film Festival. In 2012, Pinna won the best actress at Taipei Film Festival for "Touch of the Light". Since then, she has been ...

22. Kuei-Mei Yang

Actress | Yin shi nan nu

Kuei-Mei Yang was born on September 6, 1959 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is known for her work on Eat Drink Man Woman (1994), The Hole (1998) and The Moon Also Rises (2005).

23. Chi-Ling Lin

Actress | Chi bi

Chi-Ling Lin was born on November 29, 1974 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress, known for Red Cliff (2008), Red Cliff II (2009) and The Treasure Hunter (2009). She has been married to Akira since June 6, 2019.

24. Michelle Chen

Actress | Pali Road

Michelle Chen is a graduate of University of Southern California. She speaks English, Mandarin, and Taiwanese fluently, and a little bit Cantonese. She gained her initial fame in a minor role in the 2007 TV series Why Why Love (2007) starring Rainie Yang. Michelle is best known for her starring ...

25. Wallace Huo

Actor | Hua qian gu

Wallace Huo Chien-hwa was born in Taipei, Taiwan on 26 December 1979. He is from a family originally from Shandong province, with parents being natives of Longkou, Shandong province and Tianjin Municipality respectively. Both of his parents worked in the courts system and his brother is a police ...

26. Ady An

Actress | Xi you ji

Ady An was born on September 29, 1980 in Taipei, Taiwan as Wen-Ching Wu. She is an actress, known for Journey to the West (2011), The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber (2009) and Perfect Imperfection (2016).

27. Rainie Yang

Actress | Hai pai tian xin

Rainie Yang Cheng Lin born Taipei, Taiwan, is known for her acting achievements in many Taiwanese dramas. Since 2001, Rainie has been in 13 Taiwanese dramas. Though she loves to act, she also sings. She was once in a band called "4 in Love" who have disbanded, but she continues to strive for her ...

28. Kang-sheng Lee

Actor | Bang bang wo ai shen

Kang-sheng Lee was born in 1968 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor and director, known for Bang bang wo ai shen (2007), What Time Is It There? (2001) and Bu jian (2003).

29. Chase Tang

Producer | Transforming Faces: Asian Beauty

Chase Tang an accomplished business executive turned actor. He entered the entertainment Industry in 2017 and since then has made a name for himself as an Asian actor to watch for and a rising star in Hollywood. Tang travels frequently between Canada, Los Angeles and Asia. Growing up in Nova Scotia...

30. Chu-he Chen

Actor | Ci ling

Chu-he Chen was born on May 9, 1978 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor, known for The Treasure Hunter (2009), Reunion: The Sound of the Providence (2020) and Moonlight Love (2012).

31. Wei-Tso Chen

Actor | High 5 Basketball

Wei-Tso Chen was born on May 2, 1992 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor, known for High 5 Basketball (2016).

32. Po-Hung Lin

Actor | Transformers: Age of Extinction

Po-Hung Lin was born on January 27, 1988 in Taipei, Taiwan as Lin Po-Hung. He is an actor, known for Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014), At Cafe 6 (2016) and I WeirDO (2020).

33. Phillip Chung-Fung Kwok

Actor | Lat sau san taam

Philip Kwok began his career as a circus acrobat and worked in the Peking Opera, unlike many others, he had not aspired to work in the film industry. He began working as a stuntman and eventually worked his way into leading roles. His performance in Boxer Rebellion caught Director Chang Cheh's ...

34. Alec Su

Director | Zuo er

Alec Su (born on September 11, 1973 in Taipei, Taiwan) is a versatile Chinese singer and actor. His career started in 1988, at the age of 15, when he joined the Little Tigers (Xiao Hu Dui), which became the first idol singing group in the Taiwanese music industry. The trio's popularity was ...

35. Tony Yo-ning Yang

Actor | 17 sui de tian kong

Tony Yo-ning Yang was born on August 30, 1982 in Taipei, Taiwan as Yo-ning Yang. He is an actor, known for Formula 17 (2004), Plurality (2021) and Ex-boyfriend (2011).

36. Chien-Lien Wu

Actress | Yin shi nan nu

Wu Chien-Lien was born on July 3, 1968 in Taipei. Inspired by Fame (USA 1980) she entered the Taipei National University of Art after finishing high school she earned tuition money during the summer by singing commercial jingles and back-up vocals. Famous actress Sylvia Chang happened to come ...

37. Sibelle Hu

Actress | Huan yan

Sibelle Hu was born on May 4, 1958 in Taiwan. She graduated from the Faculty of History of the University of Taiwan in 1981. When she was still in school, she made her film debut in Your Smiling Face (1979), which was a big hit in Hong Kong, and then went on to appear in a host of drama/romantic ...

38. Sally Yeh

Actress | Dip huet seung hung

Sally Yeh was born on September 30, 1961 in Taipei, Taiwan as Chien-Wen Yeh. She is known for her work on The Killer (1989), The Man with the Iron Fists (2012) and Peking Opera Blues (1986). She has been married to George Lam since July 17, 1996.

39. Eugenie Liu

Actress | The 9th Precinct

Eugenie Liu was born on November 12, 1990 in Taipei, Taiwan as Sze-Ting Liu. She is an actress, known for The 9th Precinct (2019), Mon Mon Mon Monsters (2017) and Futmalls (2020).

40. Doug Chiang

Production Designer | Rogue One

Doug Chiang, the Academy Award-winning artist, author, and production designer, began his career as a stop motion animator on the TV series Pee Wee's Playhouse. After attending UCLA Film School, he became a commercial TV Director for Rhythm and Hues, Robert Abel and Associates, and Digital ...

41. Chia-Yen Ko

Actress | Xiang jian ni

Chia-Yen Ko was born on January 10, 1985 in Shilin, Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress, known for Someday or One Day (2019), Welcome to the Happy Days (2015) and The Bold, the Corrupt, and the Beautiful (2017). She has been married to Kunda Hsieh since December 3, 2017.

42. Rene Liu

Writer | Hou lai de wo men

Rene Liu was born on June 1, 1969 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress and writer, known for Us and Them (2018), A World Without Thieves (2004) and The Personals (1998).

43. Chia-ying Lee

Actress | Chuan qiang ren

Chia-ying Lee was born on February 14, 1983 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress, known for The Wall-Passer (2007), Mico, Go! (2006) and Smile (2010).

44. Miki Lee

Actress | Yat goh ho yan

Miki Lee was born on September 18, 1977 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress, known for Mr. Nice Guy (1997), Red Rain (1999) and Haunted School (2001).

45. Ivy Yi-Han Chen

Actress | Ting shuo

Ivy Yi-Han Chen was born on November 12, 1982 in Taipei, Taiwan as Yi-Han Chen. She is an actress and director, known for Hear Me (2009), Paradise in Service (2014) and Love (2012). She has been married to Fu-Hsiang Hsu since August 17, 2018. They have one child.

46. Feng Hsu

Producer | Ba wang bie ji

At the 13th Film Festival of Three Continents in Nantes, France held a special exhibition on "A Retrospect of HSU Feng ", and set up a "Hsu Feng Award" to encourage aspiring talents and new waves in the film industry in Asia.

In late summer of 1992, "Warrior Woman: The Films of Hsu Feng" was held by...

47. Kingone Wang

Actor | Nie Xiaoqian

Kingone Wang was born on May 5, 1980 in Taipei, Taiwan as Chuan-Yi Wang. He is an actor, known for Nie Xiaoqian (2016), The Day I Lost You (2015) and Black & White (2009).

48. Aaron Yan

Actor | Zhong ji yi jia

Aaron Yan was born on November 20, 1985 in Taipei, Taiwan as Keng-Lin Wu. He is known for his work on The X-Family (2007), KO One (2005) and Mischievous Kiss (2005).

49. Kaila Yu

Actress | The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

Kaila was born on May 16th on a cold night in Taipei, Taiwan. She moved to California when she was three years old and grew up in the Sunshine State, California.

Kaila was lucky enough to recognize her talents as a performer at an early age. She enjoyed using her vivid imagination to entertain her ...

50. Jen-Shuo Cheng

Actor | Zui sheng meng si

Jen-Shuo Cheng was born on December 29, 1982 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor and production manager, known for Thanatos, Drunk (2015), Schrodinger's Cat (2018) and Gatao 2: Rise of the King (2018).


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