Birth Place Matching "Beijing, China" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Jet Li

Actor | The One

Jet Li born Li Lian Jie in Beijing, China. He started training at the Beijing wushu academy (wushu is China's national sport, largely a performance version of various martial art styles) at age eight. He won five gold medals in the Chinese championships, his first when he was only 11. In his teens,...

2. Ziyi Zhang

Actress | Shi mian mai fu

Ziyi Zhang is a Chinese actress and model. She is best known for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000), Rush Hour 2 (2001), Hero (2002), House of Flying Daggers (2004), and Memoirs of a Geisha (2005).

She made her feature film debut in The Road Home (1999).

For her work in Memoirs of a Geisha she was...

3. Lisa Lu

Actress | 2012

Lisa Lu is a Chinese-American actress, born in Beijing. She started her career as a teenager, performing in Kunqu theatrical productions, a traditional style of Chinese opera.

The Chinese Civil War (1927-1949) ended with a Communist victory. While the new regime financially subsidized China's ...

4. Lucille Soong

Actress | Freaky Friday

Lucille Soong was born in Beijing, China and moved to Hong Kong when she was 22. Discovered by the famous English director Lewis Gilbert, Lucille was cast to play a bride in the feature Ferry To Hong Kong with Orson Welles. After moving to London during the Swinging 60's, she was chased down by an ...

5. Jing Wu

Actor | Zhan lang

Born in Beijing China in 1974, he was sent to train at Beijing Wushu Academy when he was 6 years old as both his Father and Grandfather were also Martial artists. In 1995 he was spotted by Yuen Woo-Ping who had come to the academy to look for a martial artist for the film Tai Chi 2 (aka Tai Chi ...

6. Mi Yang

Actress | Three Lives Three Worlds, Ten Miles of Peach Blossom

Mi Yang (known in Chinese as Yangmi), born on September 12, 1986 in Beijing China, is the singleton in her family. With both of her parents' family names Yang, she was named Mi which means the mathematical term 'power' in Chinese. Her audiences are usually attracted by her waterish huge eyes and ...

7. Faye Wong

Actress | Chung Hing sam lam

Her mother (now deceased) was a singer and her father a mining engineer. They moved with her older brother to Hong Kong when she was 18 and she began to take singing lessons. Her teacher introduced her to Cinepoly Records, where she first recorded under the name Wong Jing Man and was given the ...

8. Rongguang Yu

Actor | Shanghai Noon

Born on August 30, 1958 in Beijing, China, Yu Rongguang, also known as Ringo Yu, is a Chinese actor and martial artist who started his career in Hong Kong. He is an actor and director, known for The Karate Kid (2010), Iron Monkey (1993) and Shanghai Noon (2000). He is best known for the title role ...

9. Kaige Chen

Director | Huang tu di

Kaige Chen was born on August 12, 1952 in Beijing, China. He is a director and writer, known for Yellow Earth (1984), Farewell My Concubine (1993) and Together with You (2002). He has been married to Hong Chen since 1996. They have two children.

10. Ivan Desny

Actor | Die Ehe der Maria Braun

Ivan Desny was born on December 28, 1922 in Peking, China as Ivan Nikolai Desnitskij. He was an actor, known for The Marriage of Maria Braun (1978), Guns for San Sebastian (1968) and Wrong Move (1975). He was married to Ghislaine Arsac. He died on April 13, 2002 in Ascona, Switzerland.

11. Siu Tin Yuen

Actor | Zui quan

Already a veteran of the Peking Opera, he starred in countless black and white costume dramas before son Woo-Ping Yuen cast him in _Snake in Eagle's Shadow_ , the film which launched Jackie Chan's career. He then went on to feature alongside Chan and Jung-Lee Hwang(_Snake in Eagle's Shadow_'s main ...

12. Leon Lai

Actor | Do lok tin si

Leon Lai won the 2002 Taiwan Golden Horse Award for Best Actor for his outstanding performance in the highly acclaimed horror film, Three, where he portrayed an obsessive husband trying to revive his dead wife with Chinese medicine. In 2003, he appeared in the final installment of the high profile ...

13. Yuanyuan Gao

Actress | Bo bui gai wak

Yuanyuan Gao was born on October 5, 1979 in Beijing, China. She is an actress, known for Rob-B-Hood (2006), Zan Men Jie Hun Ba (2013) and Caught in the Web (2012). She has been married to Mark Chao since June 5, 2014. They have one child.

14. Zhen Zhen

Actress | Ti Ying

Zhen Zhen was born in 1948 in Beijing, China as Chia-Chen Chang. She is known for her work on Ti Ying (1971), Yan shui han (1977) and Qun xing hui (1970). She was previously married to Chia Chang Liu and Yin Tse.

15. Xiaogang Feng

Actor | Lao pao er

Xiaogang Feng was born in 1958 in Beijing, China. He is known for his work on Mr. Six (2015), Assembly (2007) and Youth (2017).

16. Xiaotong Guan

Actress | Yi pu er zhu

Xiaotong Guan was born on September 17, 1997 in Beijing, China. She is an actress, known for Yi pu er zhu (2014), Novoland: The Castle in the Sky (2016) and Hao xian sheng (2016).

17. Xiaolu Li

Actress | Push

Xiaolu Li was born on September 30, 1981 in Beijing, China. She is an actress, known for Push (2009), Xiu Xiu: The Sent-Down Girl (1998) and My Mom and My Mother-in-Law (2011). She has been married to Nailiang Jia since July 6, 2012. They have one child.

18. George Fenneman

Actor | How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

Fenneman's most enduring role was as announcer and sidekick for Groucho Marx on over 200 episodes of the popular game show, You Bet Your Life, which ran throughout the 1950s until 1961. Fenneman was the foil and straight man for Groucho's comedy and wisecracking while at the same time managing the ...

19. King Hu

Director | Xia nü

He was educated in art school in Beijing, left China for Hong Kong in 1949 and entered the film industry in 1951 in the art department. In the 1950s he began acting and in 1958 joined Shaw Brothers as an actor and writer, and later a director. In 1967 he left to start his own studio in Taiwan, ...

20. Xiao Sun

Mother!

Xiao Sun was born on April 25, 1989 in Beijing, China. She is known for her work on Mother! (2017), Long Shot (2019) and X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014).

21. Tatsuya Fuji

Actor | Ai no korîda

Tatsuya Fuji was born on August 27, 1941 in Beijing, China as Tatsuya Itou. He is an actor, known for In the Realm of the Senses (1976), Bright Future (2002) and Mura no shashinshuu (2004). He has been married to Izumi Ashikawa since August 28, 1968. They have one child.

22. Shi Shi Liu

Actress | Scarlet Heart

Liu ShiShi(Cecilia Liu) graduated from Beijing Dance Academy, major in Ballet. During her college time, she once had a opportunity to play a role in a TV series. It was that chance that open a new path for the ballerina's future. Upon her graduation from the Academy, she decided to choose acting as...

23. Jun Hu

Actor | Chi bi

Jun Hu was born on March 18, 1968 in Beijing, China. He is an actor and producer, known for Red Cliff (2008), Lan Yu (2001) and Infernal Affairs II (2003). He has been married to Fang Lu since May 1, 1999. They have two children.

24. Feng Wang

Soundtrack | Le dernier loup

Feng Wang was born on June 29, 1971 in Beijing, China. He is a composer, known for Wolf Totem (2015), Beijing Bicycle (2001) and Drifters (2003). He has been married to Ziyi Zhang since 2015. They have one child. He was previously married to Zuoru Kang and Dan Qi.

25. Han Lu

Actor | Zhong fan 20 sui

Lu Han is a Chinese singer and actor. He was born on April 20, 1990 in Haidian, Beijing.He graduated from Beijing Shida Middle School and attended Beijing Haidian Foreign Language Shi Yan School before leaving for South Korea to attend Yonsei University as an exchange student. He majored in Applied...

26. Hanyu Zhang

Actor | Mei Gong he xing dong

Hanyu Zhang was born on December 19, 1964 in Beijing, China. He is an actor, known for Operation Mekong (2016), Assembly (2007) and The Taking of Tiger Mountain (2014).

27. You Ge

Actor | Huo zhe

You Ge was born on April 19, 1957 in Beijing, China. He is an actor, known for To Live (1994), Farewell My Concubine (1993) and Da wan (2001). He has been married to Cong He since 1987.

28. Betty Ting Pei

Actress | Li Xiao Long yu wo

Betty Ting Pei was born in Beijing, China to a prominent and politically influential family. Her father and grandfather were physicians, and her mother was descended from warlords. The family migrated to Taiwan when she was two. In 1968, she joined the Shaw Brothers studio in Hong Kong, and Betty ...

29. Xueqi Wang

Actor | Iron Man Three

Xueqi Wang was born on March 19, 1946 in Beijing, China. He is an actor and director, known for Iron Man 3 (2013), Bodyguards and Assassins (2009) and Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003). He was previously married to Changning Sun.

30. Dean Shek

Actor | Ying hung boon sik II

Dean Shek was born on October 17, 1950 in Beijing, China as Liu Wei Cheng. He is an actor and producer, known for A Better Tomorrow II (1987), Drunken Master (1978) and Chu jia ren (1975).

31. Weiwei Ai

Director | Human Flow

Weiwei Ai was born on August 28, 1957 in Beijing, China. He is a director and producer, known for Human Flow (2017), The Rest (2019) and Ai Weiwei's Appeal ¥15,220,910.50 (2014). He is married to Lu Qing.

32. Tseng Chang

Actor | 2012

Tseng Chang was born in 1932 in Beijing, China. He is an actor and assistant director, known for 2012 (2009), Shanghai Noon (2000) and Romeo Must Die (2000).

33. Jinglei Xu

Actress | Du Lala sheng zhi ji

Jinglei Xu was born on April 16, 1974 in Beijing, China. She is a producer and actress, known for Go Lala Go! (2010), My Father and I (2003) and Letter from an Unknown Woman (2004).

34. Bo Zhang

Actor | Yip Man

Bo Zhang was born on August 29, 1982 in Beijing, China. He is an actor, known for Ip Man (2008), Three Kingdoms (2010) and Pk.com.cn (2008).

35. Yanyan Zhang

Actress | Lang ya bang

Yanyan Zhang was born on November 15, 1978 in Beijing, China. She is an actress, known for Nirvana in Fire (2015), When a Snail Falls in Love (2016) and The Disguiser (2015).

36. Zhuangzhuang Tian

Director | Lan feng zheng

Tian is a former cameraman and graduate of the Beijing Film Academy. Due to controvery caused by some of his films, post-production on The Blue Kite (1993) had to be completed outside his homeland China.

37. Chen Li

Actor | Kong tian lie

Chen Li was born on November 24, 1978 in Beijing, China. He is an actor and writer, known for Sky Hunter (2017), Aftershock (2010) and Beijing Youth (2012).

38. Rayza

Actress | Strangers

Rayza was born on July 15, 1986 in Beijing, China as Reyizha Alimjan. She is an actress, known for Strangers (2017), Somewhere Only We Know (2015) and Inside or Outside (2016).

39. Leanne Lau

Actress | Ji du xi yang hong

Leanne Lau was born on November 12, 1959 in Beijing, China as Liu Hsueh-Hua. She is an actress, known for Ji du xi yang hong (1986), Ting yuan shen shen (1987) and Ya qi (1990). She was previously married to Yu-Kun Teng.

40. Jingting Bai

Actor | Shei de qing chun bu mi mang

Jingting Bai was born on October 15, 1993 in Beijing, China. He is an actor, known for Yesterday Once More (2016), Tornado Girl (2015) and The Rise of Phoenixes (2018).

41. Ruilin Liu

Actor | Gun dan ba! Zhong liu jun

Ruilin Liu was born on October 6, 1990 in Beijing, China. He is an actor, known for Go Away Mr Tumour (2015), The Witness (2015) and The Flame's Daughter (2018).

42. Jinping Xi

Self | Beijing 2008: Games of the XXIX Olympiad

Jinping Xi was born on June 15, 1953 in Beijing, China. He is an executive. He has been married to Peng Liyuan since 1987. They have one child. He was previously married to Ke Lingling.

43. Le Geng

Actor | Jia nian hua

Le Geng was born on November 18, 1974 in Beijing, China. He is an actor, known for Angels Wear White (2017), Legendary (2013) and Sai Long duo jin (1999).

44. Yueming Pan

Actor | Bai ye zhui xiong

Yueming Pan was born on May 9, 1974 in Beijing, China as Pan Yue Ming. He is an actor, known for Bai ye zhui xiong (2017), Candle in the Tomb: The Wrath of Time (2019) and A Lingering Face (2000). He was previously married to Jie Dong.

45. Xin Gao

Actor | Dou ting hao

Xin Gao was born on December 11, 1976 in Beijing, China. He is an actor, known for All Is Well (2019), Nirvana in Fire (2015) and Drug War (2012). He has been married to Yinan Wang since July 2007.

46. Rain Li

Cinematographer | Beijing, New York

Rain Li left China for England as a young teenager to go pursue her dreams. After only a few months of language training and multiple part-time jobs, she discovered her passion for lighting. Her 2-year training as an electrician on commercials, music videos and feature films, led to her working as ...

47. Ruocheng Ying

Actor | The Last Emperor

Ruocheng Ying was born in 1929 in Beijing, China. He was an actor, known for The Last Emperor (1987), Little Buddha (1993) and Zhi yin (1981). He was married to Wu Shiliang. He died on December 27, 2003 in Beijing.

48. Ming Jin

Actress | Xiong mao xiao tai yang

Ming Jin was born on November 19, 1980 in Beijing, China. She is an actress, known for Xiong mao xiao tai yang (1996), Happy Heroes (2013) and I am Director (2013).

49. Xuan Zhu

Actress | Lei wangzi

Xuan Zhu was born on April 4, 1987 in Beijing, China. She is an actress, known for Prince of Tears (2009), Perfect Wedding (2010) and The Bittersweet (2017).

50. Yishan Zhang

Actor | Slam

Yishan Zhang was born on May 5, 1992 in Beijing, China. He is known for his work on Slam (2008), yi zhi hun yue (2018) and A Seven Faced Man (2017).


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