Birth Place Matching "Taiwan" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Qi Shu

Actress | The Transporter

Born in Taiwan, Qi Shu has won the prestigious Golden Horse Award in Taiwan (regarded as the East Asian Oscar) for Best Supporting Actress in 1998. She has also received a Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actress in 2005. She appeared with Jackie Chan in the romantic comedy Gorgeous (1999) ("...

2. Ang Lee

Director | Wo hu cang long

Born in 1954 in Pingtung, Taiwan, Ang Lee has become one of today's greatest contemporary filmmakers. Ang graduated from the National Taiwan College of Arts in 1975 and then came to the U.S. to receive a B.F.A. Degree in Theatre/Theater Direction at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, ...

3. Christina Chang

Actress | Live Free or Die Hard

Christina Chang was born and raised in Taipei, Taiwan, by her Chinese-Filipino father and American mother. At 17 she moved to the United States to study Theatre & Film in her mother's home state of Kansas and later studied acting in Seattle, USA. Chang went on to gain a Masters of Fine Arts from ...

4. Justin Lin

Producer | Furious 6

Justin Lin is a Taiwanese-American film director whose films have grossed $2 billion worldwide. He is best known for his work on Better Luck Tomorrow, The Fast and the Furious 3-6 and Star Trek Beyond. He is also known for his work on television shows like Community and the second season of True ...

5. Chen Chang

Actor | Gu ling jie shao nian sha ren shi jian

Chang Chen, an international renowned actor, first earned his attention at the age of 14 when he took the lead role in A Brighter Summer Day. Since then, he was nominated three times at the Golden Horse Awards, and several times for best actor at the Berlinale and the Cannes Film Festival. He won ...

6. Takeshi Kaneshiro

Actor | Shi mian mai fu

The 1/2 Taiwanese and 1/2 Japanese Takeshi Kaneshiro may have started out as a puerile teen idol in the Chinese entertainment scene, but he's since become a proper film star in his own right. Whether by his own design or not, the boyishness that marked his first steps into showbiz has evolved into ...

7. Hannah Quinlivan

Actress | Skyscraper

Hannah Quinlivan (born 12 August 1993), also known as Kun Ling, is a Taiwanese-Australian actress and model.

Hannah Quinlivan was born to an Australian father and a Taiwanese-Korean mother in Wanhua District, Taipei, Taiwan, on August 12, 1993. She has a younger half brother from her paternal side, ...

8. Chase Tang

Actor | The Devil's Void

Born in Taipei, Taiwan, Chase Tang's family immigrated to Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada where he grew up playing hockey. He is the youngest of 3 boys, his mother was a stay at home mom & his father an entrepreneur. Earning a Bachelor's degree in Business from the University of Guelph in Ontario. ...

9. Camille Chen

Actress | Game Night

Camille Chen was born on September 1, 1979 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress and director, known for Game Night (2018), Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003) and Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006). She has been married to Christian Anderson since March 4, 2017.

10. Brigitte Lin

Actress | Ging chaat goo si

Brigitte Lin was born on November 3, 1954 in Taipei, Taiwan as Ching-Hsia Lin. She is an actress, known for Police Story (1985), Chungking Express (1994) and Ashes of Time (1994). She has been married to Michael Ying since June 29, 1994. They have two children.

11. Grace Huang

Actress | The Man with the Iron Fists

With twelve feature films and six television series to her name, Grace represents the best of East meets West. Fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese, Grace has acted in all three languages on screen in award winning films and blockbusters in the Asia Pacific region and was honored with the Best...

12. Collin Chou

Actor | The Matrix Revolutions

Collin Chou was born on August 11, 1967 in Taiwan as Hsiao-Lung Chou. He is known for his work on The Matrix Revolutions (2003), The Matrix Reloaded (2003) and The Forbidden Kingdom (2008). He has been married to Wanda Yung since December 10, 1997. They have two children.

13. Jay Chou

Soundtrack | The Green Hornet

Jay Chou is a Taiwanese musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, actor and director. He was born in Taipei to schoolteachers, Yeh Hui-Mei, who taught fine arts, and Chou Yao-Chung, a biomedical researcher. In 2000, Chou released his first album, titled Jay (2000), under the record ...

14. Mark Chao

Actor | Báng-kah

Mark Chao was born on September 25, 1984 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor, known for Monga (2010), Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe (2015) and Caught in the Web (2012). He has been married to Yuanyuan Gao since June 5, 2014. They have one child.

15. Wei-Ning Hsu

Actress | Hong yi xiao nu hai

Tiffany Ann Hsu (her birth name in Mandarin is Wei-Ning Hsu, but she loves people call her Ann because that's what her beloved grandfather calls her) was born on 7th August 1984 in Taipei City, Taiwan. She is an Italian-Taiwanese model and actress.

Hsu's father is an Italian-American and her mother ...

16. Janine Chun-Ning Chang

Actress | Ji hun

Janine Chun-Ning Chang was born on September 4, 1982 in Taiwan as Chun-Ning Chang. She is an actress, known for Ji hun (2021), The Advisors Alliance (2017) and What on Earth Have I Done Wrong?! (2007).

17. Feng-Jiao Lin

Actress | Xiao cheng gu shi

Feng-Jiao Lin was born on June 30, 1953 in Taiwan. She is an actress, known for The Story of a Small Town (1979), He Never Gives Up (1979) and The Two Tigers (1973). She has been married to Jackie Chan since December 1, 1982. They have one child.

18. Eddie Peng

Actor | Xie bu ya zheng

For someone who never considered entering showbiz, Eddie Peng has certainly carved out an amazing acting career. He is arguably the Chinese film industry's most recognizable and bankable star today, having starred in over 30 box-office hits - a canny mix of epic blockbusters and indie projects.

Peng...

19. Godfrey Gao

Actor | The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

Godfrey Gao was born on September 22, 1984 in Taiwan as Tsao Chih-Hsiang. He was an actor, known for The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013), The Jade Pendant (2017) and Toy Story 3 (2010). He died on November 27, 2019 in Ningbo, Zhejiang, China.

20. Nelson Lee

Actor | Mulan

Nelson Lee was born on October 16, 1975 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor and director, known for Mulan (2020), Stargirl (2020) and Claws (2017).

21. Cindy Chiu

Actress | Bring It On: All or Nothing

Cindy Chiu was born on May 12, 1980 in Taiwan. She is known for her work on Bring It On: All or Nothing (2006), Coach Carter (2005) and The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006).

22. Talu Wang

Actor | Our Times

Talu Wang was born on May 29, 1991 in Taiwan as Ta-Lu Wang. He is an actor, known for Our Times (2015), The Last Wish (2019) and Gui chuideng zhi muye gui shi di haibao (2017).

23. Roy Chiu

Actor | Shei xian ai shang ta de

Roy Chiu was born on October 14, 1981 in Taipei, Taiwan. He is an actor, known for Dear Ex (2018), The Gangs, the Oscars, and the Walking Dead (2019) and Marry Me, or Not? (2015).

24. Joey Wang

Actress | Sien lui yau wan

Joey Wang grew up in her native Taiwan, where she was spotted by a talent scout for a modeling agency. Her height and delicate beauty made her one of the most popular Taiwanese models, and Wang went on to have a successful film career. Her ethereal elegance was used to great effect by director ...

25. Gwei Lun-Mei

Actress | Girlfriend Boyfriend

Gwei Lun-mei was born in Taipei, Taiwan. She began her acting career in the film Blue Gate Crossing (2002). She had her breakthrough in 2007 when she played the female lead in the film Secret (2007) directed by Jay Chou. She was awarded Best Leading Actress for Girlfriend Boyfriend (2012) at the ...

26. Darren Chen

Actor | Meteor Garden

Darren Chen was born on January 15, 1995 in Taiwan as Kuan Hong. He is an actor, known for Meteor Garden (2018), Proud of Love (2016) and Oversize Love (2020).

27. Natalie Morales

Actress | Zoolander 2

Natalie Leticia Morales is the daughter of Penelope and Lieut. Col. Mario Morales, Jr., a retired Air Force veteran of the Persian Gulf and Vietnam War. She was born in Taiwan, of Brazilian and Puerto Rican descent. As a U.S. Air Force dependent, she has spent much of her life living overseas with ...

28. Ethan Juan

Actor | Gui chui deng zhi huang pizi fen

Ethan Juan was born on November 8, 1982 in Taichung, Taiwan as Ching-Tien Juan. He is an actor, known for Candle in the Tomb: The Weasel Grave (2017), Monga (2010) and The Assassin (2015).

29. Winston Chao

Actor | The Meg

Winston Chao was born on June 9, 1960 in Taiwan as Wen-hsuan Chao. He is an actor, known for The Meg (2018), 1911 (2011) and The Wedding Banquet (1993).

30. Sylvia Chang

Actress | Xiang ai xiang qin

Sylvia Chang was born on July 22, 1953 in Chiayi, Taiwan as Ai-chia Chang. She is an actress and writer, known for Love Education (2017), 20:30:40 (2004) and Passion (1986).

31. Fernando Chien

Actor | Fast Five

In 2010, Fernando turned his focus to his acting career, appearing as Fenroy in Gavin O'Connor's WARRIOR alongside Tom Hardy, Joel Edgerton, and Nick Nolte (who received an Academy Award nomination). The film has attained cult status and is currently #135 on IMDB's Top 250 films of all time.

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32. Rima Zeidan

Actress | Missing Johnny

Rima Zeidan was born on May 1, 1990 in Taiwan. She is an actress, known for Missing Johnny (2017) and Snafu (2022).

33. Judy Ho

Self | Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel

Dr. Judy Ho, P.h D., is a licensed and triple board certified (ABPP, ABPdN, CMFHE) Clinical and Forensic Neuropsychologist and a tenured Professor of Psychology at Pepperdine University. She has appeared as an expert psychologist, panelist and host on several news, crime, talk show and reality ...

34. Na-Na OuYang

Actress | Ji qi zhi xue

Na-Na OuYang was born on June 15, 2000 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress, known for Bleeding Steel (2017), To the Fore (2015) and Great Master (2020).

35. Edward Chen

Actor | The Name Engraved in Your Heart

Edward Chen was born on August 2, 1996 in Taichung, Taiwan as Hao-Sen Chen. He is an actor, known for Your Name Engraved Herein (2020), Bad Boy Symphony (2019) and Red Balloon (2017).

36. Joe Chen

Actress | Xiao ao jianghu

Joe Chen was born on April 4, 1979 in Hsinchu, Taiwan as Chiao-en Chen. She is an actress and production manager, known for Swordsman (2013), Stay with Me (2016) and Love Actually (2017).

37. Bill Buell

Actor | Requiem for a Dream

Bill Buell was born on September 21, 1952. His film and TV credits include God's Pocket, Across the Universe, Spy Game, Welcome to the Dollhouse, The Love Letter, Requiem for a Dream, Quiz Show, Kinsey, TV: "Elementary" , Blue Bloods", "The Bronx Is Burning", "John Adams", "Curb Your Enthusiasm", "...

38. Wallace Huo

Actor | Hua qian gu

Wallace Huo Chien-hwa was born in Taipei, Taiwan on 26 December 1979. He is from a family originally from Shandong province, with parents being natives of Longkou, Shandong province and Tianjin Municipality respectively. Both of his parents worked in the courts system and his brother is a police ...

39. Chien-Lien Wu

Actress | Yin shi nan nu

Wu Chien-Lien was born on July 3, 1968 in Taipei. Inspired by Fame (USA 1980) she entered the Taipei National University of Art after finishing high school she earned tuition money during the summer by singing commercial jingles and back-up vocals. Famous actress Sylvia Chang happened to come ...

40. Mong-Hong Chung

Cinematographer | Shi hun

41. Michelle Chen

Actress | Pali Road

Michelle Chen is a graduate of University of Southern California. She speaks English, Mandarin, and Taiwanese fluently, and a little bit Cantonese. She gained her initial fame in a minor role in the 2007 TV series Why Why Love (2007) starring Rainie Yang. Michelle is best known for her starring ...

42. Greg Han Hsu

Actor | Xiang jian ni

Greg Han Hsu was born on October 31, 1990 in Taiwan as Kuang-Han Hsu. He is an actor, known for Someday or One Day (2019), A Sun (2019) and Nowhere Man (2019).

43. Chi-Ling Lin

Actress | Chi bi

Chi-Ling Lin was born on November 29, 1974 in Taipei, Taiwan. She is an actress, known for Red Cliff (2008), Red Cliff II (2009) and The Treasure Hunter (2009). She has been married to Akira since June 6, 2019.

44. Jean Wang

Actress | Siu nin Wong Fei Hung chi: Tit ma lau

Jean Wang was born on August 1, 1970 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan as Ching-Ying Wang. She is an actress, known for Iron Monkey (1993), Xiang fei: Ao kong shen ying (1993) and An dou (2001). She was previously married to Wei-Tao Chen.

45. Wei-Hao Cheng

Director | Ji hun

Cheng Wei-Hao was born in 1984. He gained a master degree from the Department of Film at the National Taiwan University of Arts. In 2008, his first short, You Are Not Alone, won numerous awards. Moreover, his 2015 short, The Death of a Security Guard (2014) (The Death of a Security Guard), won Best...

46. Angela Mao

Actress | Enter the Dragon

Angela Mao was born as Mao Ching Ying in 1950 as the third of eight children to a family of entertainers for the Peking Opera House. She had a successful career as a Chinesa Opera actress, where her flexibility and martial arts first developed. She was discovered by film producer Raymond Chow who ...

47. Sandrine Pinna

Actress | Yang Yang

Sandrine Pinna, with her outstanding performance in the film "Yang Yang" in 2009, She became the youngest actress to receive the best actress award in Asia Pacific Film Festival. In 2012, Pinna won the best actress at Taipei Film Festival for "Touch of the Light". Since then, she has been ...

48. Bruce Le

Actor | Mie jue qi qi

Bruce Le was born on June 5, 1950 in Taiwan as Kin Lung Huang. He is known for his work on Challenge of the Tiger (1980), Bruce, King of Kung Fu (1980) and Super Hero (1979).

49. Show Lo

Actor | Mei ren yu

Show Lo was born on July 30, 1979 in Keelung, Taiwan as Chih-Hsiang Lo. He is an actor, known for Mei ren yu (2016), Hi My Sweetheart (2009) and Bleeding Steel (2017).

50. Jasper Liu

Actor | Take Me to the Moon

Jasper Liu was born on August 12, 1986 in Taiwan as Yi-Hao Liu. He is an actor, known for Take Me to the Moon (2017), More Than Blue (2018) and In Time with You (2011).


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