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This is a list of film actors and actresses from China, listed alphabetically with photos when available. China has produced talented actors and actresses in the last century, many of whom have gone starred in comedies, dramas, horror movies, as well as action-adventures and every other type of genre. These Chinese actors specialize in film, television, or even theater, so they're not all necessarily movie stars. Still, these are some of the best Chinese actors the country has ever seen, so if you're a native of China and an aspiring actor or actress, then you'll definitely recognize many popular Chinese actors who've inspired you.

This list is made up of Chinese actors and actresses like Amy Yip, as well as Chinese-American actors like Bruce Lee. It's a list that answers burning questions such as, "Who are the best Chinese actors?" and "Which movie stars are from China?"

Click on the names of these top movie stars of China in order to get more information about each one.Many of the most famous Chinese male and female movie stars are accounted for, but there are also great actors you've probably never heard of, so this Chinese movie star list can be a resource even for film buffs.

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Aaron Kwok is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Actors from China
Aaron Kwok Bull Demon King, Ling, Shrimp Man

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Alan Tam is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Actors from China
Alan Tam Sam Law, Ho Sik's Father, Koo Chi-Ming

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Alan Tang is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Actors from China
Alan Tang Bee

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Alec Su is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Actors from China
Alec Su Zhang Wuji, Du Fei, Su Xiao Peng

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Amber Chia is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Actors from China
Amber Chia Amber

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Amy Yip is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Actors from China
Amy Yip Huk-Yeung, Apple

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Andy Hui Chi-On is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Actors from China
Andy Hui Chi-On Ling-Yuk's New Pimp

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Andy Lau is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Actors from China
Andy Lau Emperor Honhei, Yo Ko, Yang Luk-long

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Angela Mao is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Actors from China
Angela Mao Violet, Brothel Madam, Su Lin

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Angelica Lee is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Actors from China
Angelica Lee Xu Dan Rong, Elaine Tse, Xiao Jie

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Anita Mui is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Actors from China
Anita Mui Fong, Gu Manlu, Wonder Woman

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Anita Yuen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Actors from China
Anita Yuen Yee / Lynn, Pinky, Shou-Kit Ho

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Ann Hui is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Actors from China

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Annie Yi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Actors from China
Annie Yi Ling Zi, Lu Xiaoman

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Annie Wu is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Actors from China
Annie Wu The Fifth Spirit, The Little Girl, Annie Tsui

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Anthony Wong is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Actors from China
Anthony Wong Shi Ge, Lam Hei Fei, Logan

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Ashanti is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Actors from China
Ashanti Lissa, Dionne Warwick

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Barbie Hsu is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Actors from China
Barbie Hsu Shan Cai

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Barney Cheng is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Actors from China
Barney Cheng Sports Announcer, Bo, Janitor

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Betty Loh is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Actors from China

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Blackie Ke Shou Liang is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Actors from China
Blackie Ke Shou Liang Ting, Whorehouse Proprietor, Ng Seun-yong

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Bolo Yeung is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Actors from China
Bolo Yeung Bolo, Thug, Chong Li

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Brandon Chang is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Actors from China

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Brandon Lee is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Actors from China
Brandon Lee Kenji

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Bruce Lee is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Actors from China
Bruce Lee Lin, Karate Instructor, Kato

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Burt Kwouk is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Actors from China
Burt Kwouk Banker, Slik Ostrasky, Robert E. Lee

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Candy Lo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Actors from China
Candy Lo Ching Wai, May, Yee (Mun's Sister)

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Carmen Soo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Actors from China
Carmen Soo Charmaine, Margaret 'Garie' Hang-Li

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Cary Woodworth is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Actors from China
Cary Woodworth The American, Bartender, Tom

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Cecilia Cheung is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Actors from China
Cecilia Cheung Piu-Piu, Tina Chow, Mu Guiying

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Chang Tseng is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Actors from China
Chang Tseng Quan Le, Dr. Chau, Mr. Kwon

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Chen Daoming is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Actors from China
Chen Daoming King of Qin, Inspector Shen Chen, Chiang kai-shek

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Chen Hong is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Actors from China
Chen Hong Goddess Manshen, Mo Xiaoyu, Lili

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Chen Kaige is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Actors from China
Chen Kaige Captain of Imperial Guard, Professor Yu Shifeng, Lu Buwei

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Chen Kun is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Actors from China
Chen Kun Blade in the Wind, Hu Wan, Chiang Ching-kuo

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Chen Shi-zheng is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Actors from China

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Cheng Fei is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Actors from China

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Cherrie Ying is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Actors from China
Cherrie Ying Vivian, Shen Qing, Ginger

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Chow Yun-Fat is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Actors from China
Chow Yun-Fat Wu Yuet, Chung, 'Handsome' Long

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Christy Chung is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Actors from China
Christy Chung Wong Siu May, the mermaid, Khun Boonlueang

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Claudia Mo is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Actors from China

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Cui Jian is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Actors from China

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Damian Lau is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Actors from China
Damian Lau Kangxi Emperor

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David Chiang is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Actors from China
David Chiang Litigation Judge, John Keung, Hu Te-Ti

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Dong Jie is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Actors from China
Dong Jie Wu Ying

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Duncan Chow is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Actors from China

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Edward Yang is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Actors from China

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Fan Bingbing is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Actors from China
Fan Bingbing Fan Wenxing, Yunlei, Cheng Lin

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Faye Wong is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Actors from China
Faye Wong Hoi-tong, Eos, Fei Rin

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Wang Fei is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Actors from China