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Famous TV Actors from Singapore

Updated June 14, 2019 147.8k views82 items

TV actors ply their trade all over the world, and many of the best actors on TV are from Singapore. On this list, you'll find Singaporean TV actors and actresses. Singapore has given birth to a lot of talented television actors who have starred in comedies, dramas, soap operas, and everything in between. These are some of the most talented Singaporean TV stars that have ever lived. If you're an aspiring actor or actress from Singapore, you'll find your heroes right here. If you're looking for a particular popular actor or actress from Singapore, look no further.

With TV actors ranging from Xiang Yun to Jeanette Aw, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites. This list answers big questions such as, "Who are the best Singaporean TV actors?" and "Which television actors are from Singapore?"  This list of the TV stars of Singapore is a resource for lovers of Singapore's rich TV scene, so scroll away and use it wisely.
  • Christopher Lee1

    Christopher Lee

    Shaka Zulu, The Colour of Magic

    BirthplaceBelgravia, London, United Kingdom


    Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee (27 May 1922 – 7 June 2015) was an English actor, singer... more on Wikipedia

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  • Daisy Irani2

    Daisy Irani

    Under One Roof, Shararat

    BirthplaceMumbai, India

    NationalityIndia, Singapore

    Daisy Irani is an Indian television actress, director and producer from Singapore.
  • Jeanette Aw3

    Jeanette Aw

    The Champion, Rhythm of Life



    Jeanette Aw Ee-Ping (born 28 June 1979), better known by her stage name Ou Xuan (欧萱), is an... more on Wikipedia
  • Jet Li4
    Li Lianjie (born 26 April 1963), better known by his stage name Jet Li, is a Chinese film... more on Wikipedia

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  • Anna Cummer5

    Anna Cummer

    Iron Man: Armored Adventures, Gundam SEED


    NationalityCanada, Singapore

    Anna Cummer (born January 2, 1977) is a Canadian actress from Vancouver, British Columbia,... more on Wikipedia
  • Fann Wong6

    Fann Wong

    The Ultimatum, The Return of the Condor Heroes



    Fann Woon Fong (simplified Chinese: 范文芳; traditional Chinese: 范雯芳; pinyin: Fàn Wénfāng; born... more on Wikipedia
  • Gong Li7
    Gong Li (born 31 December 1965) is a Chinese-born Singaporean actress. She achieved... more on Wikipedia

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  • Fiona Bruce8

    Fiona Bruce

    Breakfast News, Crimewatch


    NationalityUnited Kingdom,Singapore

    Fiona Elizabeth Bruce (born 25 April 1964) is a British journalist, newsreader and television... more on Wikipedia
  • Chen Liping9

    Chen Liping

    The Golden Path, The Hotel



    Tan Lee Peng (Chinese: 陈莉萍, born 22 August 1965), known professionally as Chen Liping, is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Huang Wenyong

    The Golden Path, Measure of Man

    BirthplaceKuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    NationalityMalaysia, Singapore

    Huang Wenyong (25 July 1952 – 20 April 2013) was a Malaysia-born Singaporean former actor and... more on Wikipedia
  • Julia Nickson-Soul11

    Julia Nickson-Soul

    Around the World in 80 Days, Rex Is Not Your Lawyer


    NationalityUnited Kingdom, Singapore

    Julia Nickson (born 11 September 1958) is a Singaporean-born American actress. She first came... more on Wikipedia
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    Qi Yuwu

    The Champion, The Peak

    BirthplaceGuangzhou, China

    NationalityChina, Singapore

    Qi Yuwu (born 28 November 1976) is a Chinese actor based in Singapore. He is a permanent... more on Wikipedia
  • Phyllis Quek13

    Phyllis Quek

    True Heroes, The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber

    BirthplaceKuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    NationalityChina, Singapore

    Phyllis Quek (Chinese: 郭妃丽; Pinyin: Guō Fēilì) is a Malaysia-born model-turned-actress and... more on Wikipedia
  • Ann Kok14

    Ann Kok

    La Femme, The Oath



    Ann Kok also known as her Chinese name, Guo Shu Xian (郭淑贤) (born as Guo Shu Xian (郭淑娴) on 11... more on Wikipedia
  • Pierre Png15

    Pierre Png

    Phua Chu Kang Pte Ltd, Beyond



    Pierre Theodore Png Tiang Huat (simplified Chinese: 方展发; traditional Chinese: 方展發; pinyin:... more on Wikipedia
  • Gwendoline Yeo16

    Gwendoline Yeo

    Wolverine and the X-Men, Broken Trail


    NationalityUnited States of America, Singapore

    Gwendoline See-Hian Yeo (simplified Chinese: 杨时贤; traditional Chinese: 楊時賢; pinyin: Yáng... more on Wikipedia
  • Felicia Chin17

    Felicia Chin

    Don't Stop Believin', The Champion



    Felicia Chin Foong Ling (simplified Chinese: 陈凤玲; traditional Chinese: 陳鳳玲; pinyin: chén fèng... more on Wikipedia
  • Heather Chasen18

    Heather Chasen

    EastEnders, Inspector Maigret


    NationalitySingapore, England

    Heather Chasen is an actress.
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    Xiang Yun

    Kinship, Beyond


    Chen Cuichang (born 27 October 1961), better known by her stage name Xiang Yun, is a... more on Wikipedia
  • Richard Low20

    Richard Low

    ABC DJ, Wok of Life



    Richard Low (Chinese: 刘谦益; Wade–Giles: Liu2 Chien1 I4; born 19 June 1952), also known as... more on Wikipedia
  • Chen Shucheng21

    Chen Shucheng

    Happy Family, The Unbeatables I


    Tan Soo Seng, better known as Chen Shucheng, (Chinese: 陈澍城, born 21 October 1949) is a... more on Wikipedia
  • Adrian Pang22

    Adrian Pang

    Maggi & Me, Deal or No Deal

    BirthplaceMalacca, Malaysia


    Adrian Pang Yeow Soon (born 8 January 1966) is a Malaysian-born Singapore former actor, host,... more on Wikipedia
  • Cynthia Koh23

    Cynthia Koh

    Kinship, Kinship Part 2



    Cynthia Koh (born 25 March 1974), also known as Xu Mei Zhen 许美珍, is a Singaporean actress. She... more on Wikipedia
  • 24

    Priscelia Chan

    The Golden Path, Dear



    Priscelia Chan Shih Mei, also known as Zeng Shimei, is a Singaporean television actress and... more on Wikipedia
  • 25

    Mark Lee

    Number 96, Police & Thief



    Mark Lee Kok Huang (Chinese: 李国煌; pinyin: Lǐ Guóhuáng; born 16 October 1968) is a Singaporean... more on Wikipedia