Biography

Zhang Ziyi (Chinese: 章子怡; born 9 February 1979) is a Chinese actress. Her first major role was in The Road Home (1999). She later achieved fame for her role in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000), which was nominated for 10 Academy Awards.

In the West, Zhang is best known for her appearances in Rush Hour 2 (2001), Hero (2002), 2046 (2004) and House of Flying Daggers (2004). Her most critically acclaimed works are Memoirs of a Geisha (2005), which earned her nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama, the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role; and The Grandmaster (2013), for which she won 12 different Best Actress awards to become the most awarded actress for a single film.

Zhang Ziyi (Chinese: 章子怡; born 9 February 1979) is a Chinese actress. Her first major role was in The Road Home (1999). She later achieved fame for her role in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000), which was nominated for 10 Academy Awards.

In the West, Zhang is best known for her appearances in Rush Hour 2 (2001), Hero (2002), 2046 (2004) and House of Flying Daggers (2004). Her most critically acclaimed works are Memoirs of a Geisha (2005), which earned her nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama, the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role; and The Grandmaster (2013), for which she won 12 different Best Actress awards to become the most awarded actress for a single film.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 42

Birthday 1979-02-09

Place of Birth Beijing - China

Official Site http://ziyitoday.com

Also Known As

  • 章子怡
  • Zhang Zi-Yi
  • Ziyi Zhang
  • 장쯔이
  • زانج زيي
  • チャン・ツィイー
  • Chương Tử Di
  • சாங் சீயீ
  • ਜ਼ਾਂਗ ਜ਼ੀ
  • ঝাং জিয়ি
  • جانگ زئی
  • จาง จื่ออี๋
  • ג'אנג דזה יי
  • Չժան Ցզիի

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2020 Godzilla vs. Kong as Dr. Chen
2019 Godzilla: King of the Monsters as Dr. Chen
2018 The Cloverfield Paradox as Tam
2018 Forever Young as Wang Minjia
2017 Existence as Herself
2017 All About Faces as Herself
2016 The Wasted Times as Xiao Liu
2016 Dragon Girls ! as Herself
2016 Run for Love as Su Leqi
2015 Oh My God as Auntie
2015 Where's the Dragon? as Phoenix (voice)
2015 The Crossing II as Yu Zhen
2014 The Crossing as Yu Zhen
2013 My Lucky Star as Sophie
2013 Better and Better as Zhang Ziyi
2013 The Grandmaster as Gong Ruomei/Gong Er
2012 Dangerous Liaisons as Du Fenyu
2011 Til Death Do Us Part as Shang Qinqin
2010 Together as Herself
2009 The Founding of a Republic as Gong Peng
2009 Sophie's Revenge as Sophie
2009 Horsemen as Kristen
2008 Forever Enthralled as Meng Xiaodong
2007 TMNT as Karai (voice)
2006 The Banquet as Empress Wan
2005 Memoirs of a Geisha as Sayuri
2005 Princess Raccoon as Tanukihime
2004 Jasmine Women as Young Mo
2004 2046 as Bai Ling
2004 House of Flying Daggers as Xiao Mei
2003 My Wife Is a Gangster 2 as The Triad Boss
2003 Purple Butterfly as Cynthia / Ding Hui
2002 Cause: The Birth of Hero as Herself
2002 Hero as Moon
2001 The Warrior as Princess Bu-yong
2001 Zu Warriors as Joy
2001 Rush Hour 2 as Hu Li
2000 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon as Jen Yu
1999 The Road Home as Zhao Di, Young
1996 Touching Starlight as Chen Wei
1953 The Academy Awards(2 episodes)
1952 Today(1 episode)

Production

2015 Oh My GodProducer
2013 My Lucky StarProducer
2009 Sophie's RevengeProducer

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