Jet Li

26 Apr 1963

Actor, Producer, Director

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.

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Filmography (56 titles)

(movie, 2014)
···The Expendables 3
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Yin Yang)
(movie, 2013)
···不二神探
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Huang Feihong)
(movie, 2012)
5.5The Expendables 2
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Yin Yang)
(movie, 2011)
···龍門飛甲
Genre: Adventure, Action
Role: Actor (as Chow Wai On)
(movie, 2011)
···Bai she chuan shuo
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Abbot Fahai)
(movie, 2010)
···Haiyang Tiantang
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Wang Xingchang)
(movie, 2010)
5.6The Expendables
Genre: Thriller, Adventure, Action
Role: Actor (as Yin Yang)
(movie, 2009)
···建国大业
Genre: Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor
Genre: Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Emperor Han)
(movie, 2008)
···The Forbidden Kingdom
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Role: Actor (as The Silent Monk · The Monkey King)
(movie, 2007)
···Tau ming chong
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as General Ma Xinyi)
(movie, 2007)
···War
Genre: Action, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Rogue)
(movie, 2006)
···Huo Yuanjia
Genre: Action, Drama
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2005)
···Unleashed
Genre: Action, Crime
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2005)
···Danny the Dog
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Danny)
(movie, 2003)
···Cradle 2 the Grave
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Su)
(movie, 2002)
···英雄
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Action, History
Role: Actor (as Nameless)
(movie, 2002)
···Ying xiong
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Nameless)
(movie, 2001)
···Invincible
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Thriller
Role: Producer
(movie, 2001)
···The One
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gabe Law · Gabriel Yulaw · Lawless)
(movie, 2001)
···Kiss of the Dragon
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Liu Jian)
(movie, 2000)
···Romeo Must Die
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Hang Sing)
Genre: Action, Western
Role: Actor (as Wong Fei-Hung)
(movie, 1998)
7.8Lethal Weapon 4
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Wah Sing Ku)
(movie, 1998)
···Sat sau ji wong
Genre: Action, Comedy, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Fu)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Role: Actor (as Wong Fei-Hung)
(movie, 1996)
···Hak Hap
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Chui Chik · Black Mask)
(movie, 1996)
···冒險王
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Chow Si-Kit)
(movie, 1996)
···Mao xian wang
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Chow Si-Kit)
(movie, 1995)
···Shu dan long wei
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Kit Li)
(movie, 1995)
···给爸爸的信
Genre: Action, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Kung Wei)
(movie, 1995)
···Gei ba ba de xin
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Kung Wei)
(movie, 1994)
···Jing wu ying xiong
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Chen Zhen)
(movie, 1994)
···Zhong Nan Hai bao biao
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Allan Hui Ching-yeung · John Chang)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Hung Hei-Kwun)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, History, Science Fiction, Foreign
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 1993)
···太极张三丰
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 1993)
···方世玉
Genre: Adventure, Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Fong Sai-Yuk)
(movie, 1993)
···Fang Shi Yu xu ji
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, History
Role: Actor (as Fong Sai Yuk)
(movie, 1993)
···Fong Sai Yuk juk jaap
Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Fong Sai Yuk)
(movie, 1993)
···Tai ji: Zhang San Feng
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Junbao)
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Wong Fei-hung)
Genre: Action, Comedy, History
Role: Actor (as Wong Fei-hung)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, History
Role: Actor (as Chang Mo Kei)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Huang Feihong)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Ling Wu Chung)
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Jet)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, History
Role: Actor (as Wong Fei-Hung)
(movie, 1991)
···Wong Fei Hung
Genre: Action, Drama
Role: Actor (as Wong Fei-hung)
(movie, 1989)
···黃飛鴻'92之龍行天下
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Jet)
(movie, 1989)
···Long zai tian ya
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Jimmy Lee)
(movie, 1988)
···Shao Lin Hai Deng da shi
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
With: Jet Li
Role: Actor
(movie, 1986)
···Nan bei Shao Lin
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Zhi Ming)
(movie, 1986)
···Zhong hua ying xiong
Genre: Action, Foreign
By: Jet Li
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1984)
···Shao Lin xiao zi
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as San Lung)
(movie, 1982)
···Shao Lin Si
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Gong Yuen · Jue Yuan)