Faye Wong

Actress / Model (person) / Songwriter / Film Actress | * 08/08/1969 (50) | Beijing, China
Faye Wong (王菲; born 8 August 1969) is a Chinese singer-songwriter and actress, often referred to as "the Diva" (Chinese: 天后; literally: 'Heavenly Queen') in the Chinese-speaking world. Early in her career she briefly used the stage name Shirley Wong (Chinese: 王靖雯). Born in Beijing, she moved to British Hong Kong in 1987 and came to public attention in the early 1990s by singing in Cantonese, often combining alternative music with mainstream Chinese pop. Since 1994 she has recorded mostly in her native Mandarin. In 2000 she was recognised by Guinness World Records as the Best Selling Canto-Pop Female. Following her second marriage in 2005 she withdrew from the limelight, but returned to the stage in 2010 amidst immense interest. Hugely popular in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Singapore, she has also gained a large following in Japan. In the West she is perhaps best known for starring in Wong Kar-wai's films Chungking Express and 2046. While she has collaborated with international artists such as Cocteau Twins, Wong recorded only a few songs in English, including "Eyes on Me" – the theme song of the video game F... ()
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Faye Wong is a Chinese singer-songwriter and actress, often referred to as a "diva" in Chinese-language media. Early in her career she briefly used the stage name Shirley Wong. Wikipedia.

Most frequent genres for this person: Romance / Love | Drama | Comedies

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Awards & Nominations for Faye Wong

Chungking Express

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Movies with Faye Wong as Actress(7)

as Xin Xiao Yue2004 Leaving Me, Loving You
as Wang Jing Wen2004 2046
as Princess Wushuang2002 Chinese Odyssey 2002
as Jenny2000 Okinawa Rendez-vous
as Faye1994 Chungking Express
as Mary1991 Beyond's Diary

TV Shows/Series with Faye Wong as Actress(1)

as Fei Rin2001 Love From a Lie

Movies with Faye Wong as Crew(3)

Sound/Theme Song Performance2017 Guardians of Martial Arts
Sound/Theme Song Performance2013 So Young
Sound/Theme Song Performance2002 Chinese Odyssey 2002

Full Name: Faye Wang
Born: Friday, 08/08 1969 (August) in Beijing (current age: 50 years + 102 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Record Label: EMI, Cinepoly Records
Spouses (current/former): Dou Wei, Li Yapeng
Partner (current/former): Nicholas Tse
Children: Leah Dou
Other names for Faye Wong (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Faye Wang"
"Faye Wang Fei"
"Fei Wang"
"Shirley Wong"
"フェイ・ウォン" (Kana/Japanese)
Faye Wong frequently works together with these people:
Wong Kar-wai (6x, Crew)
Jeffrey Lau (4x, Crew)
Vincent Kok (3x, Actor)
Kwan Lee-Na (3x, Crew)
Jet Li (2x, Actor)
Sammo Hung (2x, Actor)
Jack Ma (2x, Cast)
Yukie Nakama (1x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:7833, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 10/30/2019