Jet Li

Hong Kong Actor Jet Li

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Li Lian Jie (born April 26, 1963), better known by his stage name Jet Li, is a Chinese martial artist, actor, film producer, wushu champion, and international film star who was born in Beijing, China, and who has currently taken up Singapore citizenship.

After three years of intensive training with Wu Bin, Li won his first national championship for the Beijing Wushu Team. After retiring from wushu at age 17, he went on to win great acclaim in China as an actor making his debut with the film Shaolin Temple (1982). He went on to star in many critically acclaimed martial arts epic films, most notably the Once Upon A Time In China series, in which he portrayed folk hero Wong Fei-hung.

Li's first role in a Hollywood film was as a villain in Lethal Weapon 4 (1998), but his first Hollywood film leading role was in Romeo Must Die (2000). He has gone on to star in many Hollywood action films, most recently starring beside Jackie Chan in The Forbidden Kingdom (2008), and as the title character villain in The Mummy: Tomb Of The Dragon Emperor (2008) opposite Brendan Fraser. Recently, he appeared in the 2010 film The Expendables.

Birth Date
Age 55
Born
Beijing, China
Occuption
  • Actor
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Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
2020 Mulan United States Actor 0.00
2016 League of Gods China, Hong Kong Jiang Ziya Actor 0.00
2013 Badges of Fury China Huang Feihong Actor 0.00
2011 Flying Swords of Dragon Gate China Chow Wai On Actor 0.00
2011 The Sorcerer and the White Snake China, Hong Kong Abbot Fahai Actor 0.00
2010 Ocean Heaven China Wang Xingchang Actor 0.00
2006 Fearless China, Hong Kong, United States Huo Yuanjia Actor 7.00
2002 Hero China Nameless Actor 8.00
2001 Kiss of the Dragon France, United States Liu Jian Actor 0.00
2000 Romeo Must Die United States Hang Sing Actor 7.00
1998 Contract Killer Hong Kong Fu Actor 0.00
1997 Once Upon a Time in China and America United States, Hong Kong Wong Fei Hung Actor 0.00
1996 Black Mask Hong Kong Chui Chik / Black Mask Actor 0.00
1996 Dr. Wai in the Scriptures with No Words Hong Kong Wai Bok Si / Chow Si Kit Actor 0.00
1995 High Risk Hong Kong Kit Li Actor 0.00
1995 The Enforcer Hong Kong Kung Wei Actor 0.00
1994 Fist of Legend Hong Kong Chen Zhen Actor 0.00
1994 Legend of the Red Dragon Hong Kong Hung Hei-Kwun Actor 0.00
1994 The Defender Hong Kong, Japan Allan Hui Ching Yeung Actor 0.00
1993 Once Upon a Time in China III Hong Kong Wong Fei Hung Actor 0.00
1993 The Legend II Hong Kong Fong Sai Yuk Actor 0.00
1993 Kung Fu Cult Master Hong Kong Chang Mo-Kei Actor 0.00
1993 Last Hero in China Hong Kong Wong Fei Hung Actor 7.00
1993 Tai-Chi Master Hong Kong Shang Jun Biao Actor 7.00
1993 Fong Sai-yuk Hong Kong Fong Sai-Yuk Actor 0.00
1992 Swordsman II Hong Kong Ling Wu Chung Actor 0.00
1992 The Master Hong Kong, United States Jet Actor 0.00
1991 Once Upon a Time in China Hong Kong Wong Fei Hung Actor 10.00
1991 Once Upon a Time in China II Hong Kong Wong Fei Hung Actor 10.00
1989 Dragon Fight United States, Hong Kong Jimmy Lee Kwok Lap Actor 0.00