Image of Jet Li

Jet Li

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.


Read bio at tmdb | Read bio at Wikipedia
Born:
Apr 26, 1963 In Beijing, China
Movie/TV Credits:
63
First Appeared:
Movie Mulan 2020-09-10
Latest Project:
In the movie The Shaolin Temple 1982-01-21
Known For
Poster of Mulan
Poster of Eastern Heroes: The Video Magazine - Volume 2
Poster of Film ohne Fesseln - Das neue Hongkong Kino
Poster of Lucky Way
Filmography
Movie Mulan The Emperor
Movie Guardians of Martial Arts Old Servant
Movie League of Gods Jiang Ziya
Movie The Expendables 3 Yin Yang
Movie Badges of Fury Huang Feihong
Movie The Expendables 2 Yin Yang
Movie Flying Swords of Dragon Gate Chow Wai On
Movie The Sorcerer and the White Snake Abbot Fahai
Movie Inferno: The Making of 'The Expendables' Himself
Movie The Expendables Yin Yang
Movie Ocean Heaven Wang Xingchang
Movie The Founding of a Republic Cmdr. Chen Shaokuan, Chief of Navy
Movie The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor Emperor Han
Movie The Forbidden Kingdom The Silent Monk / The Monkey King
Movie War Rogue
Movie The Warlords General Ma Xinyi
Movie Fearless Huo Yuanjia
Movie Unleashed Danny
Movie Cradle 2 the Grave Su
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown
Movie Chop Socky: Cinema Hong Kong Himself
Movie Cinema Hong Kong: Kung Fu Himself
Movie Cause: The Birth of Hero Himself
Movie Modern Warriors Himself
Movie Hero Nameless
Movie Ultimate Fights from the Movies Chen Zhen / Taul (Fists of Legend & Black Mask) (archive footage)
Movie The One Gabe Law / Gabriel Yulaw / Lawless
Movie Kiss of the Dragon Liu Jian
Movie Romeo Must Die Hang Sing
Movie Lethal Weapon 4 Wah Sing Ku
Movie Contract Killer Fu
Movie Once Upon a Time in China and America Wong Fei Hung
Movie Black Mask Chui Chik / Black Mask
Movie Dr. Wai in the Scripture with No Words Wai Bok Si / Chow Si Kit
Movie Eastern Heroes: The Video Magazine - Volume 2 Himself
Movie High Risk Kit Li
Movie Top Fighter Himself
Movie The Enforcer Kung Wei
Movie Fist of Legend Chen Zhen
Movie The Bodyguard from Beijing Allan Hui Ching Yeung
Movie Li Lian Jie's Shaolin Kung Fu Himself
Movie Legend of the Red Dragon Hung Hei-Kwun
Movie Last Hero in China Wong Fei Hung
Movie Film ohne Fesseln - Das neue Hongkong Kino Himself
Movie Once Upon a Time in China III Wong Fei Hung
Movie The Legend of Fong Sai Yuk Fong Sai-Yuk
Movie The Legend II Fong Sai Yuk
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown
Movie Tai-Chi Master Shang Jun Biao
Movie The Kung Fu Cult Master Chang Mo-Kei
Movie Once Upon a Time in China II Wong Fei Hung
Movie The Legend of the Swordsman Ling Wu Chung
Movie Lucky Way Himself
Movie The Master Jet
Movie Once Upon a Time in China Wong Fei Hung
Movie Dragon Fight Jimmy Lee Kwok Lap
Movie Dragons of the Orient Biographical role
Movie Martial Arts of Shaolin Zhi Ming
Movie Born to Defence Jet
Movie Abbot Hai Teng of Shaolin Himself
Movie Kids from Shaolin San Lung
Movie This Is Kung Fu Himself
Movie The Shaolin Temple Gong Yuen/Jue Yuan