Shu Qi – Gorgeous Taiwanese Actress
Birth Name: Lin Li-Hui
Date of Birth: April 16, 1976
Place of Birth: Xindian, Taiwan, China
Height: 5 feet 6.1 in; 1.68 m
Measurements: 34-24-35 (in); 86-61-89 (cm)
Famous as/for: This beautiful Taiwanese woman is best known for her successful acting career in Hong Kong and beyond.
Sometimes I feel like a phoenix.
I was heavily criticized by almost everybody for my provocative movies. Life can be so cruel at times, but fortunately I endured and here I am!
Her childhood dream was to find a prince charming.
Her name is sometimes spelled as Hsu Chi (Taiwanese) or Shu Kei (Cantonese/Japanese).
She moved to Hong Kong from Taiwan when she was only 17 years old.
She starred in over 40 films including the mainstream Hong Kong films such as Gorgeous and Millennium Mambo. She also appeared in the French blockbuster film The Transporter and many other international films like New York, I Love You, My Wife is a Gangster 3, etc.
In 2005, she won the Best Actress Award at the 2005 Golden Horse Awards for her three roles in Hou Hsiao-Hsien’s Three Times.
In 2009, she was member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival.
One of her nicknames is “Angelina Jolie of Asia”.
Shu Qi in one sentence – She is one of the most beautiful Asian actresses and a Taiwanese superstar.
Always remember that true beauty comes from within.