Zhang Ziyi

Zhang Ziyi

  • Born on
    • February 9th, 1979
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.


Acting (30 Credits)

2021My Country, My Parents as Mother
2019The Climbers as Xu Ying
2019Godzilla: King of the Monsters as Dr. Ilene Chen / Dr. Ling
2018Forever Young as Wang Minjia
2018The Cloverfield Paradox as Tam
2016The Wasted Times as Xiao Liu
2015The Crossing 2 as Yu Zhen
2014The Crossing as Yu Zhen
2013The Grandmaster as Gong Er
2012Dangerous Liaisons as Du Fenyu
2011Til Death Do Us Part as Shang Qinqin
2009Sophie's Revenge as Sophie
2009Horsemen as Kristen
2009The Founding of a Republic as 龚澎
2008Forever Enthralled as Meng Xiaodong
2007Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles IV: Immortal as Karai (voice)
2006The Banquet as Empress Wan
2005Memoirs of a Geisha as Sayuri
2005Princess Raccoon as Tanukihime
2004Jasmine Flower as Young Mo
2004House of Flying Daggers as Xiao Mei
20042046 as Bai Ling
2003Purple Butterfly as Cynthia / Ding Hui
2003My Wife Is a Gangster 2 as The Triad Boss
2002Hero as Moon
2001Rush Hour 2 as Hu Li
2001The Warrior as Princess Bu-yong
2001Zu Warriors as Joy
2000Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon as Jen Yu
1999The Road Home as Zhao Di, Young

Director (1 Credits)



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