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Famous Film Actors From Beijing

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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 Genghis Khan 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 Princess Iron Fan, Children of Troubled Times, Dream of the Red Chamber ... 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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    2012, Shanghai Noon, Good Luck Chuck Chang Tseng is an actor.

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    The Last Emperor, The Emperor and the Assassin, Together 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

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    Boxer Rebellion, The Fists of Vengeance, Fingers That Kill Chiang Han is an actor.

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    Dragon Gate Inn, The Fists of Vengeance, The Dark Alley Chien Tsao is an actor.

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    The Magnificent Concubine, Empress Wu Tse-Tien, The Black Fox Chun Yen was an actor and a film director.

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    Beijing Bastards, The Sun Also Rises, Dooman River 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

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    Drunken Master, Warriors Two, A Better Tomorrow 2 Dean Shek is an actor and film producer.

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    Return of the One-Armed Swordsman, Ngoh wai nei kong, Black and White ... Essie Lin Chia is an actress.

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    Chungking Express, 2046, Chinese Odyssey 2002 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

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    Kung Fu Hustle, True Legend, Let the Bullets Fly 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

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    Han Dongfang 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.

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    A World Without Thieves, Happy Times, Shanghai Triad Fu Biao was a Chinese actor.

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    Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack, Birth, Swan Lake Fuyumi Shiraishi is a Japanese voice actress.

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    The Great Magician, The Case, No Liar Gang Wu is an actor.

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    City of Life and Death, Shanghai Dreams, Romancing in Thin Air Gao Yuanyuan is a Chinese actress.

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    Farewell My Concubine, Cell Phone, To Live 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

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    The Thing from Another World, How to Succeed in Business Without Really ... 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

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    The Devil's Mirror, The Casino, The Fastest Sword Han Lo is an actor.

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    Hong Mu Our Sister Hedy Hong Mu is an actress.

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    Leanne Liu Lady Assassin, Little Dragon Maiden, The Hidden Power of the Dragon Sabre ... Hsueh-hua Liu is an actress.

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    Red Cliff, Red Cliff II, Infernal Affairs II Hu Jun is a Chinese actor best known for playing dramatic roles in various films and television series.

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    Huang Rui Project 798: New Art in New China 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

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    Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen, The Last Supper, Joyful ... Huo Siyan is a Chinese actress.

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    World on a Wire, Song Without End, Anastasia Actor_Ivan_Desny.jpg Ivan Desny, born Ivan Nikolai Desnitskij was a Swiss actor of Russian descent, born in China.

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    Ni Hao Kai-lan: Princess Kai-lan, Ni Hao Kai-lan: Super Special Days, Ni ...

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    The Expendables, The Expendables 2, Hero 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

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    The Kingdom and the Beauty, The Yin and the Yang of Mr. Go 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

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    Kong Duen-yee In the Face of Demolition, The Thunderstorm, An Orphan's Tragedy 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

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    Lai Wang A Ilha dos Amores, When Taekwondo Strikes, An Amorous Woman Of Tang ... Lai Wang is an actress.

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    The Brutal Boxer Law Kai Shuk is an actor, film director and screenwriter.

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    Seven Swords, Bodyguards and Assassins, Fallen Angels 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

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    Jerry Lee Aftershock, Saving General Yang, Ultimate Rescue 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

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    Li Lili is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Beijing

    Li Lili Daybreak, The Big Road, Little Toys 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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    Treasure Hunt, 37 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

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    The Last Emperor, 2012, The Joy Luck Club 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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    The Story of Qiu Ju, Together, Shadow Magic 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,

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    Badges of Fury, A Moment of Love, Sad Fairy Tale 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

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    Perpetual Motion 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

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    All My Sons, Walk East On Beacon 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 The Blue Kite, 24 City, Shadow Magic Lu Liping is an actress.

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    Push, Xiu Xiu: The Sent Down Girl, Blood Brothers 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

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    Remorse at Death 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

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    Accident, The Monkey King, Apart Together 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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    Mother, S Diary, Harmony 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

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    Peisi Chen The Secret of the Magic Gourd, Jing du qiu xia Peisi Chen is an actor.

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    Hong Kong Nocturne, The Crimson Palm, Hong Kong Rhapsody Ping Chin is an actor.

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    Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon, Shower, Postman 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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    Gorgeous, Love on the Rocks, Re-cycle Rain Li is an actress and cinematographer.

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