Jet Li

Jet Li

  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 26-04-1963
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Beijing, China
  • Also Known As:

    Jet Lee Lin-Kit
    Li Lian Jie

  • Popularity: 11.56
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Li Lian Jie (born April 26, 1963), better known by his stage name Jet Li, is a Chinese martial artist, actor, film producer, wushu champion, and international film star who was born in Beijing, China, and who has currently taken up Singapore citizenship. After three years of intensive training with Wu Bin, Li won his first national championship for the Beijing Wushu Team. After retiring from wushu at age 17, he went on to win great acclaim in China as an actor making his debut with the film Shaolin Temple (1982). He went on to star in many critically acclaimed martial arts epic films, most notably the Once Upon A Time In China series, in which he portrayed folk hero Wong Fei-hung. Li's first role in a Hollywood film was as a villain in Lethal Weapon 4 (1998), but his first Hollywood film leading role was in Romeo Must Die (2000). He has gone on to star in many Hollywood action films, most recently starring beside Jackie Chan in The Forbidden Kingdom (2008), and as the title character villain in The Mummy: Tomb Of The Dragon Emperor (2008) opposite Brendan Fraser. Recently, he appeared in the 2010 film The Expendables.

Year Movie Character
2002 Hero as Nameless
2005 Unleashed as Danny
2000 Romeo Must Die as Hang Sing
2001 Kiss of the Dragon as Liu Jian
1982 The Shaolin Temple as Gong Yuen/Jue Yuan
2007 War as Rogue
1992 Once Upon a Time in China II as Wong Fei Hung
1991 Once Upon a Time in China as Wong Fei Hung
1997 Once Upon a Time in China and America as Wong Fei Hung
2003 Cradle 2 the Grave as Su
1998 Contract Killer as Fu
1993 Once Upon a Time in China III as Wong Fei Hung
2001 The One as Gabe Law / Gabriel Yulaw / Lawless
1993 The Kung Fu Cult Master as Chang Mo-Kei
1992 The Master as Jet
1993 Tai-Chi Master as Shang Jun Biao
2006 Fearless as Huo Yuanjia
1996 Black Mask as Chui Chik / Black Mask
1989 Dragon Fight as Jimmy Lee Kwok Lap
2007 The Warlords as General Ma Xinyi
1984 Kids from Shaolin as San Lung
1986 Martial Arts of Shaolin as Zhi Ming
1986 Born to Defence as Jet
1993 Fong Sai Yuk as Fong Sai-Yuk
1994 Fist of Legend as Chen Zhen
1993 The Legend II as Fong Sai Yuk
1994 Legend of the Red Dragon as Hung Hei-Kwun
1994 The Bodyguard from Beijing as Allan Hui Ching Yeung
1995 High Risk as Kit Li
1995 The Enforcer as Kung Wei
1993 Last Hero in China as Wong Fei Hung
2002 Ultimate Fights from the Movies as Chen Zhen / Taul (Fists of Legend & Black Mask) (archive footage)
1983 This Is Kung Fu as Himself
2011 Flying Swords of Dragon Gate as Chow Wai On
2010 Ocean Heaven as Wang Xingchang
2011 The Sorcerer and the White Snake as Abbot Fahai
2013 Badges of Fury as Huang Feihong
1994 Li Lian Jie's Shaolin Kung Fu as Himself
1996 Dr. Wai in the Scripture with No Words as Wai Bok Si / Chow Si Kit
2016 League of Gods as Jiang Ziya
2008 The Forbidden Kingdom as The Silent Monk / The Monkey King
2008 The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor as Emperor
1992 The Legend of the Swordsman as Ling Wu Chung
2002 Cause: The Birth of Hero as Himself
2009 The Founding of a Republic as 陈绍宽
2017 Guardians of Martial Arts as Old Servant
2002 Modern Warriors as Himself
1985 Abbot Hai Teng of Shaolin as Himself
2003 Cinema Hong Kong: Kung Fu as Himself
2010 The Expendables as Yin Yang
2012 The Expendables 2 as Yin Yang
2010 Inferno: The Making of 'The Expendables' as Himself
1988 Dragons of the Orient as Biographical role
2003 Chop Socky: Cinema Hong Kong as Himself
2020 Mulan as The Emperor
1996 Eastern Heroes: The Video Magazine - Volume 2 as Himself
1993 Film ohne Fesseln - Das neue Hongkong Kino as Himself
1995 Top Fighter as Himself
1998 Lethal Weapon 4 as Wah Sing Ku
1992 Lucky Way as Himself
2014 The Expendables 3 as Yin Yang
1986 Born to Defence
2005 Unleashed
1993 The Kung Fu Cult Master
1993 Tai-Chi Master
2006 Fearless
1993 The Legend II
1993 Last Hero in China
2001 Invincible
2017 Guardians of Martial Arts
1993 Fong Sai Yuk

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