Gong Li

Name in Native Language: "鞏俐" (Chinese (Mandarin)/ZH)
Actress / Film Actress | * 12/31/1965 (53) | Shenyang, Cina
Gong Li (born 31 December 1965) is a Chinese-born Singaporean actress. She achieved international prominence through her close collaborations with Chinese director Zhang Yimou and won the Volpi Cup for Best Actress at Venice for her performance in his 1992 film The Story of Qiu Ju. She has been credited with helping to bring Chinese cinema to prominence in Europe and the United States. In 2006, she was voted the most beautiful woman in China. Gong has won numerous accolades for her work as an actress; she won the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress for her work in Farewell My Concubine (1993) and the National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actress for Memoirs of a Geisha (2005). She has also won two Golden Rooster Awards, a Hundred Flowers Award, and a Cannes Festival Trophy. Other notable film appearances include Ju Dou (1990), Raise the ..."> ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Romance / Love | Comedies

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Movies with Gong Li as Actress(35)

2020 Mulan
as Lady White2016 The Monkey King 2
as Feng Wanyu2014 Coming Home
as Li Yilong2011 What Women Want
as Anna Lan-Ting2010 Shanghai
as Lady Murasaki2007 Hannibal Rising
as Empress Phoenix2006 Curse of the Golden Flower
as Isabella2006 Miami Vice
as Hatsumomo2005 Memoirs of a Geisha
as Su Li-Zhen2004 2046
as Miss Hua2004 Eros
as Zhou Yu / Xiu2002 Zhou Yu's Train
as Sun Liying2000 Breaking the Silence
as Vivian1997 Chinese Box
as Pang Ruyi1996 Temptress Moon
as Xiao Jingbao1995 Shanghai Triad
as Pan Yuliang1994 A Soul Haunted by Painting
as Jiazhen1994 To Live
as Guk Sin (Juxian)1993 Farewell My Concubine
as 秋香1993 The Flirting Scholar
as Mary1992 Mary from Beijing
as Qiu Ju1992 The Story of Qiu Ju
as Song Lian1991 Raise the Red Lantern
as Yu San / Yu Mong1991 God of Gamblers III Back to Shanghai
as herself1991 The Banquet
as Ju Dou1990 Ju Dou
as uncredited1989 Mr. Sunshine
as Dong Er/ Zhu Lili1989 A Terra-Cotta Warrior
as Guilian1989 The Empress Dowager
as Ah Li1989 Codename Cougar
as My Grandma1988 Red Sorghum

Born: Friday, 12/31 1965 (December) in Shenyang (current age: 53 years + 236 days)
Zodiac sign: Capricorn (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Languages: Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Educated at: Central Academy of Drama
Spouses (current/former): Ooi Hoe Seong
Partner (current/former): Zhang Yimou
Other names for Gong Li (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Lei Gung"
"Γκονγκ Λι"
Gong Li frequently works together with these people:
Zhang Yimou (13x, Crew)
Ted Bloom (7x, Crew)
Wong Kar-wai (5x, Crew)
Jiping Zhao (5x, Crew)
Chen Kaige (5x, Crew)
Sun Zhou (4x, Crew)
Gu Chang-Wei (4x, Crew)
Lü Yue (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1188, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/28/2019