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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
Bull Demon King, Ling, Shrimp Man

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Alan Tam is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Actors from China
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
Bee

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Alec Su is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Actors from China
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

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

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

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Andy Lau is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Actors from China
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
Violet, Brothel Madam, Su Lin

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Angelica Lee is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Actors from China
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
Fong, Gu Manlu, Wonder Woman

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Anita Yuen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Actors from China
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
Ling Zi, Lu Xiaoman

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Annie Wu is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Actors from China
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
Shi Ge, Lam Hei Fei, Logan

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

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

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Barney Cheng is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Actors from China
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
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, 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
Kenji

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

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

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Candy Lo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Actors from China
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
Charmaine, Margaret 'Garie' Hang-Li

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

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

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

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Chen Daoming is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Actors from China
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
Goddess Manshen, Mo Xiaoyu, Lili

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Chen Kaige is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Actors from China
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
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
Vivian, Shen Qing, Ginger

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

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Christy Chung is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Actors from China
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
Kangxi Emperor

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David Chiang is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Actors from China
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
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 Wenxing, Yunlei, Cheng Lin

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

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