With the fast development of Chinese economy and the increasingly comprehensive national strength. Chinese TV and film industry are getting more and more flourishing. So with a series of Chinese TV series and films going viral, more and more Chinese stars receive much attention overseas. Today, I’ll talk about a group of excellent 90’s actresses in China.
- Jessie Li
The Hong Kong actress made her film debut with the true-story crime thriller PORT OF CALL, then sat back and watched the Best Actress nominations roll in. She took home the award at several prominent festivals and awards, including the 35th Hong Kong Film Awards and the 22nd Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards.
Famous works: Port of Call; The Hidden Sword; Hide and Seek
- ZiFeng Zhang
Zifeng Zhang, also known as Wendy Zhangwas, was born on August 27, 2001 in Henan, China. She is widely considered one of the best young actors in China today. In 2012 she won Best Newcomer at the 31st Hundred Flowers Awards. In 2017, she won Best Supporting Actress at the 22nd Huading Awards. In 2018, she received her first nomination as Best Supporting Actress at the 55th Golden Horse Film Festival and Awards.
Representative works: Aftershock; How Are You; A Love for Separation; Back to 1942.
- Yang zi
Yang Zi ( born 6 November 1992), also known as Andy Yang, is a Chinese actress. She started out as a child actress in “Home With Kids”. She is regarded as one of the “Four Dan actresses of the post-90s Generation”, along with Zheng Shuang, Zhou Dongyu and Guan Xiaotong.
Representative works: Ashes of Love; Ode to Joy; Noble Aspirations; Battle of Changsha; The Destiny of White Snake; Go Go Squid!; Xiaozhuang Epic
- Vicky Chen Wen-chi
Vicky Chen Wen-chi (born 10 August 2003), better known by her stage name Wen Qi is a Taiwanese actress.
In 2017, she won the Golden Horse Award for Best Supporting Actress for the film The Bold, the Corrupt, and the Beautiful and became the youngest actress who was nominated Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actress for the film Angels Wear White when she was 14 years old.
Representative works: Angels Wear White; The Bold, the Corrupt, and the Beautiful; The Liquidator; For a Few Bullets
- Zhou Dongyu
Zhou Dongyu (born 31 January 1992) is a Chinese actress, who gained recognition after appearing in Zhang Yimou’s film Under the Hawthorn Tree. She was also chosen by Southern Metropolis Daily as one of the “Four Dan actresses of the post-90s Generation”, along with Zheng Shuang, Guan Xiaotong and Yang Zi. In 2016, she won the Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actress with her performance in Soul Mate.
Representative works: Soul Mate; Under the Hawthorn Tree, Animal World
- Jelly Lin
Lin Yun first made a splash at the box office playing the titular role in the wildly popular Stephen Chow film, THE MERMAID. The breakout star of 2016 received the Rising Star Award at the New York Asian Film Festival.
Representative works: The Mermaid; Journey to the West Conquering the Demons 2
Ouyang Nana (born June 15, 2000) is a Taiwanese musician and actress. She is best known for her coming of age romance film, Secret Fruit and the cyber punk action film, Bleeding Steel.
In 2012, Ouyang became the youngest cellist to give a solo recital debut in National Concert Hall of Taiwan. In 2013, Ouyang began attending the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia. She then held a series of sold-out concerts in Taiwan, and was invited by Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa in Japan to perform in their concert.
Representative works: Cello Loves Disney (Album); To the Fore; Beijing Love Story; Bleeding Steel; Battle Through the Heavens.
- Guan xiaotong
Known as the “Nation’s Daughter” in China, Guan is regarded as one of the “Four Dan actresses of the post-90s Generation”. On October 8 2017, former EXO member Luhan revealed on his weibo account that he is dating Guan Xiao Tong.
Representative works: One Servant of Two Masters; To Be a Better Man; A Paper Marriage
Dilraba Dilmurat was born on June 3, 1992 in Urumqi, Xinjiang, China. She has been named among China’s top 10 in the Artiste Commercial Impact chart, China Press reported. She won the Best Actress award at the China TV Golden Eagle Award for her performance due to played the leading role in Pretty Li Huizhen. She next starred in fantasy romance drama Eternal Love, which gained explosive popularity in China as well as internationally.
Representative works: Swords of Legends; Diamond Lover; Pretty Li Huizhen; Eternal Love; The King’s Woman; Mr. Pride vs Miss Prejudice.
- Zhen Shuang
Zheng Shuang (born 22 August 1991) is a Chinese actress. She rose to fame with her role as Chu Yuxun in Meteor Shower (2009–2010), becoming the youngest actress to be nominated for Best Actress at the China TV Golden Eagle Award. She was also chosen by Southern Metropolis Daily as one of the “Four Dan actresses of the post-90s Generation” , along with Zhou Dongyu, Guan Xiaotong and Yang Zi.
Representative works: Meteor Shower, Swords of Legends; Love Weaves Through a Millennium; Chronicle of Life; Love O2O; Rush to the Dead Summer; Cry Me a Sad River; Jade Lovers; Mural.
So which one do you like best, and are their TV series and films interest you！Please feel free to tell me and I’d like to share and discuss with you.