Person Details

Birthday: 1968-07-03 00:17:17

Aliases: Ng Sin-Lin , Wu Chien-Lin , Jacklyn Wu Chien-lien , Wu Chien-Lien , Jacklyn Wu , 吳倩蓮 , 吴倩莲

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Taipei, Taiwan

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Movie Involvements: 17

TV Involvements: 1


Most Famous Work

Biography

Jacklyn Wu Chien-lien, sometimes also spelt Jacqueline Wu (born July 3, 1968), is a Taiwanese actress and singer. She is best remembered by Western audiences for her role in Ang Lee's Eat Drink Man Woman (1994), where she played the second of three sisters. She started her acting career when Johnnie To cast her opposite Andy Lau in A Moment of Romance (1990). Her most acclaimed role to date is in Ann Hui's Eighteen Springs (1997), for which she received a Hong Kong Film Award Best Actress nomination and won the Hong Kong Film Critics Society Best Actress Award. Wu has also acted in TV serials in Taiwan, China and Singapore. Since the turn of the millennium her output has dwindled. Her last film appearance was in 2004's Hong Kong movie Jiang Hu. Description above from the Wikipedia article Chien-lien Wu, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Jiang Hu
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7

Jiang Hu

(2004) Mrs. Hung
A Moment of Romance
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7

A Moment of Romance

(1990) Jo Jo Huen
The Adventurers
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5

The Adventurers

(1995) Crystal Lui
Casino Raiders II
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6

Casino Raiders II

(1991) Lin (as Wu Chien Lien)
Peace Hotel
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6

Peace Hotel

(1995) Killer's wife
The Bare-Footed Kid
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6

The Bare-Footed Kid

(1993) Hua Huang Lien
Treasure Hunt
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6

Treasure Hunt

(1994) Mei Xiao Qing
Eighteen Springs
Average
7

Eighteen Springs

(1997) Gu Manjing

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