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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Beijing, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Beijing, as in some cases Beijing may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Beijing then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Beijing, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

Items here include everything from Zhang Ziyi to Jet Li.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Beijing?" and "Which famous actors were born in Beijing?"

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Asiru is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Asiru age 36 - Asiru is an actress.

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Bai Hong is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Bai Hong Died at 73 (1919-1992) - Bai Hong was a Chinese actress and singer born Bai Li Zhu in Beijing. By the 1940s, she became one of the Seven great singing stars.

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Chang Tseng is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Chang Tseng age 85 - Chang Tseng is an actor.

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Chen Kaige is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Chen Kaige age 65 - Chen Kaige is a Chinese film director and a leading figure of the fifth generation of Chinese cinema. His films are known for their visual flair and epic storytelling. Chen won the Palme d'Or at 1993 ...more

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Chiang Han is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Chiang Han age 97 - Chiang Han is an actor.

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Chien Tsao is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Chien Tsao age 95 - Chien Tsao is an actor.

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Chun Yen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Chun Yen Died at 63 (1917-1980) - Chun Yen was an actor and a film director.

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Cui Jian is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Cui Jian age 56 - Cui Jian is a Beijing-based Chinese singer-songwriter, trumpeter and guitarist. Affectionately called "Old Cui", he is considered to be a pioneer in Chinese rock music and one of the first ...more

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Dean Shek is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Dean Shek age 67 - Dean Shek is an actor and film producer.

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Essie Lin Chia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Essie Lin Chia age 70 - Essie Lin Chia is an actress.

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Faye Wong is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Faye Wong age 48 - Faye Wong is a Chinese-Hong Kong singer-songwriter and actress, who is usually referred to in the media as a "diva". Early in her career she briefly used the stage name Shirley Wong. Born in ...more

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Feng Xiaogang is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Feng Xiaogang age 59 - Feng Xiaogang is a Chinese film director. He is well known in China as being a highly successful commercial filmmaker whose comedy films do consistently well in the box office, although Feng has ...more

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Han Dongfang is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Han Dongfang age 54 - Han Dongfang has been an advocate for workers' rights in China for more than two decades during which time he has won numerous international awards including the 1993 Democracy Award from the U.S. ...more

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Fu Biao is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Fu Biao Died at 42 (1963-2005) - Fu Biao was a Chinese actor.

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Fuyumi Shiraishi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Fuyumi Shiraishi age 76 - Fuyumi Shiraishi is a Japanese voice actress.

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Gang Wu is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Gang Wu age 57 - Gang Wu is an actor.

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Gao Yuanyuan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Gao Yuanyuan age 38 - Gao Yuanyuan is a Chinese actress.

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Ge You is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Ge You age 60 - Ge You is an acclaimed Chinese actor. A native of Beijing, he is considered by many to be one of the most recognizable acting personalities in China. His success with major comedy roles made him a ...more

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George Fenneman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
George Fenneman Died at 78 (1919-1997) - George Watt Fenneman was an American radio and television announcer. Fenneman was born in Peking, China, the only child of American parents in the import-export business. He was nine months old when ...more

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Han Lo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Han Lo age 86 - Han Lo is an actor.

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Hong Mu is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Hong Mu age 93 - Hong Mu is an actress.

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Leanne Liu is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Leanne Liu age 58 - Hsueh-hua Liu is an actress.

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Hu Jun is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Hu Jun age 49 - Hu Jun is a Chinese actor best known for playing dramatic roles in various films and television series.

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Huang Rui is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Huang Rui age 64 - Huang Rui is a Chinese artist known for his social and cultural criticism. He is widely considered one of the founding members of the Chinese Contemporary art movement, and continues to produce work ...more

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Huo Siyan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Huo Siyan age 36 - Huo Siyan is a Chinese actress.

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Ivan Desny is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Ivan Desny Died at 80 (1922-2002) - Actor_Ivan_Desny.jpg Ivan Desny, born Ivan Nikolai Desnitskij was a Swiss actor of Russian descent, born in China.

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Jade-Lianna Peters is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing

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Jet Li is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Jet Li age 54 - Li Lianjie, better known by his English stage name Jet Li, is a Chinese film actor, film producer, martial artist, and wushu champion who was born in Beijing. He is a naturalised Singaporean ...more

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King Hu is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
King Hu Died at 65 (1932-1997) - Hu Jinquan, better known as King Hu, was a Chinese film director based in Hong Kong and Taiwan. He is best known for directing various wuxia films in the 1960s and 1970s, which brought Chinese cinema ...more

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Kong Duen-yee is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Kong Duen-yee Died at 43 (1923-1966) - Kong Duen-Yee, known then as Mui Yee, was a Chinese movie star in Hong Kong. In her several films she depicted a wealthy wife scorned and other romantic characters. Her film career ran throughout the ...more

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Lai Wang is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Lai Wang age 90 - Lai Wang is an actress.

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Law Kai Shuk is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Law Kai Shuk age 81 - Law Kai Shuk is an actor, film director and screenwriter.

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Leon Lai is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Leon Lai age 51 - Leon Lai Ming, BBS, MH is Hong Kong actor and Cantopop singer. He is dubbed one of the "Cantopop Four Heavenly Kings" of Hong Kong. He uses the stage name "Li Ming" or "Lai ...more

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Jerry Lee is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Jerry Lee age 39 - Li Chen,born on November 24, 1978,is a famous Chinese actor. He became familiar to the audience in 1997 as Jian Ning, a young, energetic and pure boy he played in 《十七岁不哭》. Impressing people deeply ...more

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Li Lili is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Li Lili Died at 90 (1915-2005) - Li Lili was a Chinese film actress and singer. Her films Little Toys, The Big Road and Storm on the Border were blockbusters of the 1930s and 1940s.

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Lin Miaoke is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Lin Miaoke age 18 - Lin Miaoke appeared to sing "Ode to the Motherland", the Chinese national anthem, at the 2008 Summer Olympics Opening Cermony, but it was later discovered that she had lip-synched to a ...more

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Lisa Lu is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Lisa Lu age 90 - Lisa Lu is a Chinese-born American actress and singer. She won the Golden Horse Awards three times in the 1970s.

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Liu Peiqi is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Liu Peiqi age 60 - Liu Peiqi is a Chinese actor. He started his training in 1979 when he joined Military Art School. He joined Military Drama Group in Xinjiang Province in 1983. In 1985 he starred in his first movie, ...more

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Liu Shishi is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Liu Shishi age 30 - Liu Shishi, also known by her English name Cecilia Liu, is a Chinese actress and ballerina. Liu Shishi is currently contracted with CES. In May 2012, she was nominated for, and won the "Magnolia ...more

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Liu Sola is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Liu Sola age 62 - Liu Sola is a Chinese composer, vocalist, music producer, and author. [1]. After graduating from the Central Conservatory of Music with a degree in composition, she published her award-winning novella ...more

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Louisa Horton Hill is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Louisa Horton Hill Died at 88 (1920-2008) - Louisa Horton Hill was an American film, television and stage actress, who used her given name, Louisa Horton, professionally. She was the former wife of the late The Sting director, George Roy Hill.

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Lu Liping is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Lu Liping age 57 - Lu Liping is an actress.

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Lu Lu is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Lu Lu age 35 - Li Xiaolu is a Golden Horse award-winning Chinese actress, best known for her role in Joan Chen's directing debut Xiu Xiu: The Sent Down Girl. Li was born in Beijing, China. She recently starred in ...more

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Mei Lanfang is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Mei Lanfang Died at 67 (1894-1961) - Mei Lanfang was one of the most famous Peking opera artists in modern history, exclusively known for his qingyi roles, a type of dan (男旦)role. Méi Lánfāng is his stage name, and in ...more

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Monica Mok is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Monica Mok age 32 - Monica Mok is a Beijing-born model and film actress. She was nominated for the Best New Performer award at the 28th Hong Kong Film Awards for her role in the film Ocean Flame.

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Na Moon-hee is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Na Moon-hee age 76 - Na Moon-hee is a South Korean actress. Since 1961, Na has had a prolific acting career in television and film spanning more than five decades. She established a classic Korean mother persona with her ...more

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Peisi Chen is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Peisi Chen age 63 - Peisi Chen is an actor.

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Ping Chin is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Ping Chin age 68 - Ping Chin is an actor.

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Pu Cunxin is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Pu Cunxin age 64 - Pu Cunxin, also transliterated as Pu Quanxin is a Chinese actor. He is or was a member of the Beijing Experimental Theater Troupe.

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Rain Li is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing
Rain Li age 34 - Rain Li is an actress and cinematographer.