Birth Place Matching "Taiwan" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Christina Chang

Actress | Live Free or Die Hard

Christina Chang was born and raised in Taipei, Taiwan, by her Chinese-Filipino father and American mother. At 17 she moved to the United States to study Theatre & Film in her mother's home state of Kansas and later studied acting in Seattle, USA. Chang went on to gain a Masters of Fine Arts from ...

2. Ang Lee

Director | Wo hu cang long

Born in 1954 in Pingtung, Taiwan, Ang Lee has become one of today's greatest contemporary filmmakers. Ang graduated from the National Taiwan College of Arts in 1975 and then came to the U.S. to receive a B.F.A. Degree in Theatre/Theater Direction at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, ...

3. Qi Shu

Actress | The Transporter

Born in Taiwan, Qi Shu has won the prestigious Golden Horse Award in Taiwan (regarded as the East Asian Oscar) for Best Supporting Actress in 1998. She has also received a Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actress in 2005. She appeared with Jackie Chan in the romantic comedy Gorgeous (1999) ("...

4. Justin Lin

Producer | Furious 6

Justin Lin is a Taiwanese-American film director whose films have grossed $2 billion worldwide. He is best known for his work on Better Luck Tomorrow, The Fast and the Furious 3-6 and Star Trek Beyond. He is also known for his work on television shows like Community and the second season of True ...

5. Takeshi Kaneshiro

Actor | Chung Hing sam lam

The 1/2 Taiwanese and 1/2 Japanese Takeshi Kaneshiro may have started out as a puerile teen idol in the Chinese entertainment scene, but he's since become a proper film star in his own right. Whether by his own design or not, the boyishness that marked his first steps into showbiz has evolved into ...

6. Camille Chen

Actress | Game Night

Camille Chen was born on September 1, 1979 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress and director, known for Game Night (2018), Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003) and Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006). She has been married to Christian Anderson since March 4, 2017.

7. Chen Chang

Actor | Gu ling jie shao nian sha ren shi jian

Chang Chen, an international renowned actor, first earned his attention at the age of 14 when he took the lead role in A Brighter Summer Day. Since then, he was nominated three times at the Golden Horse Awards, and several times for best actor at the Berlinale and the Cannes Film Festival. He won ...

8. Jay Chou

Soundtrack | Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia

Jay Chou is a Taiwanese musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, actor and director. He was born in Taipei to schoolteachers, Yeh Hui-Mei, who taught fine arts, and Chou Yao-Chung, a biomedical researcher. In 2000, Chou released his first album, titled Jay (2000), under the record ...

9. Hannah Quinlivan

Actress | Skyscraper

Hannah Quinlivan (born 12 August 1993), also known as Kun Ling, is a Taiwanese-Australian actress and model.

Hannah Quinlivan was born to an Australian father and a Taiwanese-Korean mother in Wanhua District, Taipei, Taiwan, on August 12, 1993. She has a younger half brother from her paternal side, ...

10. Grace Huang

Actress | The Man with the Iron Fists

With twelve feature films and six television series to her name, Grace represents the best of East meets West. Fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese, Grace has acted in all three languages on screen in award winning films and blockbusters in the Asia Pacific region and was honored with the Best...

11. Brigitte Lin

Actress | Ging chaat goo si

Brigitte Lin was born on November 3, 1954 in Taipei, Taiwan as Ching-Hsia Lin. She is an actress, known for Police Story (1985), Chungking Express (1994) and Ashes of Time (1994). She has been married to Michael Ying since June 29, 1994. They have two children.

12. Mark Chao

Actor | Báng-kah

Mark Chao was born on September 25, 1984 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor, known for Monga (2010), Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe (2015) and Caught in the Web (2012). He has been married to Yuanyuan Gao since June 5, 2014. They have one child.

13. Lun-Mei Kwei

Actress | Girlfriend Boyfriend

Gwei Lun-mei was born in Taipei, Taiwan. She began her acting career in the film Blue Gate Crossing (2002). She had her breakthrough in 2007 when she played the female lead in the film Secret (2007) directed by Jay Chou. She was awarded Best Leading Actress for Girlfriend Boyfriend (2012) at the ...

14. Godfrey Gao

Actor | The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

Godfrey Gao was born on September 22, 1984 in Taiwan as Tsao Chih-Hsiang. He was an actor, known for The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013), The Jade Pendant (2017) and Toy Story 3 (2010). He died on November 27, 2019 in Ningbo, Zhejiang, China.

15. Collin Chou

Actor | The Matrix Reloaded

Collin Chou was born on August 11, 1967 in Taiwan as Hsiao-Lung Chou. He is known for his work on The Matrix Reloaded (2003), The Matrix Revolutions (2003) and The Forbidden Kingdom (2008). He has been married to Wanda Yung since December 10, 1997. They have two children.

16. Chase Tang

Actor | Jupiter's Legacy

Born in Taipei, Taiwan, Chase Tang's family immigrated to Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada where he grew up playing hockey. He is the youngest of 3 boys, his mother was a stay at home mom & his father an entrepreneur. Earning a Bachelor's degree in Business from the University of Guelph in Ontario. ...

17. Eddie Peng

Actor | Huang feihong zhi yingxiong you meng

Eddie Yuyan Peng almost meteoric rise from virtual unknown to in-demand heartthrob is the stuff of all wannabe actors' dreams.

Peng migrated to Canada with his family when he was 13 and spent the next 10 years there. In 2002, the Economics major at the University of British Columbia returned to ...

18. Fernando Chien

Actor | Fast Five

In 2010, Fernando turned his focus to his acting career, appearing as Fenroy in Gavin O'Connor's WARRIOR alongside Tom Hardy, Joel Edgerton, and Nick Nolte (who received an Academy Award nomination). The film has attained cult status and is currently #135 on IMDB's Top 250 films of all time.

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19. Feng-Jiao Lin

Actress | Xiao cheng de gu shi

Feng-Jiao Lin was born on June 30, 1953 in Taiwan. She is an actress, known for The Story of a Small Town (1980), He Never Gives Up (1979) and Shaolin Vengeance (1974). She has been married to Jackie Chan since December 1, 1982. They have one child.

20. Kang Ren Wu

Actor | Yi ba qing

Kang Ren Wu was born on November 24, 1982 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. He is an actor, known for A Touch of Green (2015), Wake Up (2015) and White Ant (2016).

21. Angela Mao

Actress | Enter the Dragon

Angela Mao was born as Mao Ching Ying in 1950 as the third of eight children to a family of entertainers for the Peking Opera House. She had a successful career as a Chinesa Opera actress, where her flexibility and martial arts first developed. She was discovered by film producer Raymond Chow who ...

22. Joey Wang

Actress | Sien lui yau wan

Joey Wang grew up in her native Taiwan, where she was spotted by a talent scout for a modeling agency. Her height and delicate beauty made her one of the most popular Taiwanese models, and Wang went on to have a successful film career. Her ethereal elegance was used to great effect by director ...

23. Winston Chao

Actor | The Meg

Winston Chao was born on June 9, 1960 in Taiwan as Wen-hsuan Chao. He is an actor, known for The Meg (2018), 1911 (2011) and Road to Dawn (2007).

24. Wei-Ning Hsu

Actress | Hong yi xiao nu hai

Tiffany Ann Hsu (Her birth name in Mandarin is Wei-Ning Hsu. But she loves people call her Ann, because that's how her beloved grandpa calls her.) She was born on 7th August 1984 in Taipei City,Taiwan. She is an Italian-Taiwanese model and actress. Not long after she begun to model in 16yrd, She ...

25. Nelson Lee

Actor | Blade: The Series

Nelson Lee was born on October 16, 1975 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor and director, known for Blade: The Series (2006), Mulan (2020) and Claws (2017).

26. Janine Chun-Ning Chang

Actress | Da jun shi Si Ma Yi: Jun shi lian meng

Janine Chun-Ning Chang was born on September 4, 1982 in Taiwan as Chun-Ning Chang. She is an actress, known for The Advisors Alliance (2017), What on Earth Have I Done Wrong?! (2007) and Here to Heart (2018).

27. Bruce Le

Actor | Mie jue qi qi

Bruce Le was born on June 5, 1950 in Taiwan as Kin Lung Huang. He is known for his work on Challenge of the Tiger (1980), Bruce, King of Kung Fu (1980) and Super Hero (1979).

28. Chiling Lin

Actress | Chi bi

Chiling Lin was born on November 29, 1974 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress, known for Red Cliff (2008), Red Cliff II (2009) and Beijing, New York (2015). She has been married to Akira since June 6, 2019.

29. Natalie Morales

Actress | Zoolander 2

Natalie Leticia Morales is the daughter of Penelope and Lieut. Col. Mario Morales, Jr., a retired Air Force veteran of the Persian Gulf and Vietnam War. She was born in Taiwan, of Brazilian and Puerto Rican descent. As a U.S. Air Force dependent, she has spent much of her life living overseas with ...

30. Roy Chiu

Actor | Dear Ex

Roy Chiu was born on October 14, 1981 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor, known for Dear Ex (2018), The Gangs, the Oscars, and the Walking Dead (2019) and Marry Me, or Not? (2015).

31. Sandrine Pinna

Actress | Yang Yang

Sandrine Pinna, with her outstanding performance in the film "Yang Yang" in 2009, She became the youngest actress to receive the best actress award in Asia Pacific Film Festival. In 2012, Pinna won the best actress at Taipei Film Festival for "Touch of the Light". Since then, she has been ...

32. Na-Na OuYang

Actress | Ji qi zhi xue

Na-Na OuYang was born on June 15, 2000 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress, known for Bleeding Steel (2017), To the Fore (2015) and Great Master (2020).

33. Greg Han Hsu

Actor | A Sun

Greg Han Hsu was born on October 31, 1990 in Taiwan as Kuang-Han Hsu. He is an actor, known for A Sun (2019), Jiang Teacher, You Talked About Love It (2016) and Nowhere Man (2019).

34. Chien-Lien Wu

Actress | Yin shi nan nu

Wu Chien-Lien was born on July 3, 1968 in Taipei. Inspired by Fame (USA 1980) she entered the Taipei National University of Art after finishing high school she earned tuition money during the summer by singing commercial jingles and back-up vocals. Famous actress Sylvia Chang happened to come ...

35. Michelle Chen

Actress | Pali Road

Michelle Chen is a graduate of University of Southern California. She speaks English, Mandarin, and Taiwanese fluently, and a little bit Cantonese. She gained her initial fame in a minor role in the 2007 TV series Why Why Love (2007) starring Rainie Yang. Michelle is best known for her starring ...

36. Cindy Chiu

Actress | Coach Carter

Cindy Chiu was born on May 12, 1980 in Taiwan. She is known for her work on Coach Carter (2005), Bring It On: All or Nothing (2006) and The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006).

37. Sylvia Chang

Actress | Xiang ai xiang qin

Sylvia Chang was born on July 22, 1953 in Chiayi, Taiwan as Ai-chia Chang. She is an actress and writer, known for Love Education (2017), 20:30:40 (2004) and Passion (1986).

38. Talu Wang

Actor | Our Times

Talu Wang was born on May 29, 1991 in Taiwan as Ta-Lu Wang. He is an actor, known for Our Times (2015), The Last Wish (2019) and Candle in the Tomb: Weird Cases in the Wild (2017).

39. Annie Chen

Actress | Sorry to Bother You

Annie Chen was born on April 28, 1989 in Taichung, Taiwan as Ting-Ni Chen. She is an actress, known for Sorry to Bother You (2018), White Lies, Black Lies (2015) and Nie Xiaoqian (2016).

40. Peijia Huang

Actress | Bao mi qia qia

Peijia Huang was born on July 29, 1988 in Chungli, Taoyuan, Taiwan. She is an actress, known for Cha Cha for Twins (2012), Ro Sun (2018) and Long Day's Journey Into Light (2015).

41. Wallace Huo

Actor | Hua qian gu

Wallace Huo Chien-hwa was born in Taipei, Taiwan on 26 December 1979. He is from a family originally from Shandong province, with parents being natives of Longkou, Shandong province and Tianjin Municipality respectively. Both of his parents worked in the courts system and his brother is a police ...

42. Mong-Hong Chung

Cinematographer | Ting che

43. Bill Buell

Actor | Requiem for a Dream

Bill Buell was born on September 21, 1952. His film and TV credits include God's Pocket, Across the Universe, Spy Game, Welcome to the Dollhouse, The Love Letter, Requiem for a Dream, Quiz Show, Kinsey, TV: "Elementary" , Blue Bloods", "The Bronx Is Burning", "John Adams", "Curb Your Enthusiasm", "...

44. Ethan Juan

Actor | Báng-kah

Ethan Juan was born on November 8, 1982 in Taichung, Taiwan as Ching-Tien Juan. He is an actor, known for Monga (2010), The Assassin (2015) and The Weasel Grave (2017).

45. Cynthia Khan

Actress | Eternal Fist

After studying Chinese and jazz dance from elementary school, at 17 years old Yeung won a national contest to find new talents, organized by the Taiwainese TV, and shortly after she made several appearances on TV and a bit part in the Taiwanese film of 1985 "Taipei Story", directed by Yang De-Chang...

46. Joe Chen

Actress | Fang Qi Wo, Zhua Jin Wo

Joe Chen was born on April 4, 1979 in Hsinchu, Taiwan as Chiao-en Chen. She is an actress and production manager, known for Stay with Me (2016), Swordsman (2013) and Love Actually (2017).

47. Eugenie Liu

Actress | The 9th Precinct

Eugenie Liu was born on November 12, 1990 in Taipei, Taiwan as Sze-Ting Liu. She is an actress, known for The 9th Precinct (2019), Mon Mon Mon Monsters (2017) and Behind Your Smile (2016).

48. Hong-Chi Lee

Actor | Zui sheng meng si

Hong-Chi Lee was born on May 10, 1990 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor, known for Thanatos, Drunk (2015), Cities of Last Things (2018) and City Of Rock (2017).

49. Kuei-Mei Yang

Actress | Dong

Kuei-Mei Yang was born on September 6, 1959 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is known for her work on The Hole (1998), Eat Drink Man Woman (1994) and The Moon Also Rises (2005).

50. Dan Lin

Producer | The Lego Movie

Dan Lin was born on April 8, 1973 in Taipei, Taiwan as Wei Lín. He is a producer and executive, known for The Lego Movie (2014), The Two Popes (2019) and Sherlock Holmes (2009).


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