Rebecca Pan
Rebecca Pan Di-hua (潘迪華, 潘迪华; also Poon Tik-wah, Pan Wan Ching) is a Chinese-Hong Kong actress and singer.She was born in Shanghai on 29 December 1931. She moved to Hong Kong in 1949. Her singing care...
Chin Tsi-ang
Chin Tsi-Ang (February 22, 1909 – October 15, 2007), also romanized as Qian Siying, was one of the earliest martial arts actors of Chinese cinema, and the first female star. She debuted in South China...
Kristy Yang
Kristy Yang (born 7 January 1974), also known as Kristy Yeung, is a Hong Kong-based Chinese Canadian actress.Yang was born in Shanghai, China, to a Chinese father and a British Chinese mother. She imm...
Liza Wang
Liza Wang Ming-chuen, SBS (born 28 August 1947) is an accomplished diva, actress and MC from Hong Kong. She is a well-known personality in Chinese-speaking communities. She has been nicknamed "The Big...
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Li Lili
Li Lili (黎莉莉, 1915–2005) was a Chinese film actress and singer. Her films Little Toys, The Big Road and Storm on the Border were blockbusters of the 1930s and 1940s.
Li was born Qian Zhenzhen in B...
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Cheng Pei-pei
Cheng Pei-pei (born 4 December 1946) is a Mainland China-born Hong Kong actress best known for her performance in the seminal 1966 King Hu wuxia film Come Drink with Me.
She continued to play expe...
Wu Yingyin
Wu Yingyin (born Wu Jianqiu 吳劍秋; 1922 – December 17, 2009), also romanized as Woo Ing-ing, was a Chinese singer. She came to prominence in the 1940s, and became known as one of the seven great s...
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Huang Yi (actress)
Huang Yi (born September 13, 1979) is a Chinese actress and singer. She graduated from the TV Film Department of the Shanghai Institute of Oriental Culture.
Anchee Min
Anchee Min or Min Anqi (Chinese: 閔安琪; pinyin: Mǐn Ānqí; born January 14, 1957) is a Chinese-American author who lives in San Francisco and Shanghai. Min has published two memoirs, Red Azalea a...
Tsai Chin (actress)
Tsai Chin (Chinese: 周采芹; pinyin: Zhōu Cǎiqín) is an actress, director, teacher and author, best known in America for her role as Auntie Lindo in the film The Joy Luck Club.The third daughter o...
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Mary Hayley Bell
Mary Hayley Bell, Lady Mills (22 January 1911 – 1 December 2005) was an English actress and writer, married for 64 years to actor Sir John Mills. Her novel Whistle Down the Wind was adapted as a...
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Joan Chen
Joan Chen (or Chen Chong; born April 26, 1961) is a Chinese-American actress, film director, screenwriter, and film producer. She became famous in China for her performance in the 1979 film Little Fl...
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Xia Meng
Xia Meng (Chinese: 夏夢; a.k.a. Hsia Moon and Miranda Yang; born Yang Meng (楊濛) on 16 February 1932 in Shanghai, China) is a Hong Kong actress and film producer. She was a key figure of Hong Kong's...
Pan Hong
Pan Hong (born November 4, 1954) is a Chinese film actress. When she was 10 years old, her father killed himself during the Cultural Revolution. After Pan graduated from the Shanghai Theatre Academy, ...
Yumiko Cheng
Yumiko Cheng is a Hong Kong-based Cantopop singer. Cheng was given the Japanese nickname "Yumiko" by her friends in secondary school, and upon signing with EEG, adopted it as her official stagename.
Cora Miao
Cora Miao (simplified Chinese: 缪骞人; traditional Chinese: 繆騫人; pinyin: Miào Qiānrén; Jyutping: Miu6 Hin1jan4) is a Chinese actress who worked predominantly in Hong Kong films. During he...
Hu Die
Hu Die (Chinese: 胡蝶; Wade–Giles: Hu Tieh; 1907 or 1908 – April 23, 1989), also known by her English name Butterfly Wu, was one of the most popular Chinese actresses during the 1920s and 1930s....
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Ruan Lingyu
Ruan Lingyu (April 26, 1910 – March 8, 1935) was a Chinese silent film actress. One of the most prominent Chinese film stars of the 1930s, her suicide at the age of 24 led her to become an icon of Chi...
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Josephine Koo
Josephine Koo Mei-Wah or Gu Meihua (Chinese: 顧美華) is a Chinese film actress. She had a bright start to her film career, starring in Yim Ho's Hong Kong New Wave classic Homecoming (1984). The film ...
Sisi Chen
Sisi Chen (simplified Chinese: 陈思思; traditional Chinese: 陳思思; pinyin: Chén Sīsī) (December 28, 1938 – October 7, 2007), born as Chen Limei (simplified Chinese: 陈丽梅; traditional C...
Grace Chang
Grace Chang (born June 13, 1933), aka Gě Lán (葛蘭), is a Chinese actress and singer.Born in Shanghai, Chang moved with her family to Hong Kong in 1948.She was an actress from the (Cathay Motion Picture...