Famous Taiwanese Actors

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 1 
Jay Chou
(Singer-Songwriter)

Jay Chou
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Birthdate: January 18, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Linkou, Taipei County, Taiwan

 2 
Darren Chen
(Actor, Model)

Darren Chen
3
Birthdate: January 15, 1995
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Taiwan

 3 

Godfrey Gao
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Birthdate: September 22, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan
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 4 
Jerry Yan
(Known for His Lead Role as 'Daoming Si' in the Taiwanese Dramas 'Meteor Garden' and 'Meteor Garden II')

Jerry Yan
3
Birthdate: January 1, 1977
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Taoyuan City, Taiwan

Jerry Yan is a Taiwanese actor and model best known for playing Dao Ming Si in the popular Taiwanese drama Meteor Garden and its sequel Meteor Garden II. Also renowned for his singing skills, Jerry is a former member of a boy band named F4. Over the years, Jerry Yan has won several awards, such as Mnet Asian Music Award.

 5 

Takeshi Kaneshiro
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Birthdate: October 11, 1973
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Taipei City, Taipei, Taiwan

Taiwanese-Japanese actor Takeshi Kaneshiro was not seen in any major projects after his successful stint in the romantic comedy This Is Not What I Expected, till he announced he was part of the much-delayed Sons of the Neon Night. He is also popular as Samanosuke from the Onimusha video games.

 6 
Wallace Huo
(Actor, Singer and Producer)

Wallace Huo
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Birthdate: December 26, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

While he initially aspired to be a basketball player, Wallace Huo later deviated to singing and then acting. The Taiwanese entertainer is known for his performances in Chinese Paladin 3, Swordsman, and the hit fantasy drama The Journey of Flower. He has grabbed deals with brands such as Hugo Boss, too.

 7 
Aaron Yan
(Actor)

Aaron Yan
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Birthdate: November 20, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan
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 8 
Vanness Wu
(Actor)

Vanness Wu
5
Birthdate: August 7, 1978
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

 9 
Mark Chao
(Actor)

Mark Chao
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Birthdate: September 25, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Taipei City, Taipei, Taiwan

Mark Chao is a Taiwanese-Canadian actor and model. He catapulted to nationwide popularity with his TV debut in the series Black & White, for which he won the Golden Bell Award for Best Actor. He soon ventured into films as well and appeared in a string of hit films, clinching numerous awards for his performances.

 10 
Lai Kuan-lin
(Singer, Actor)

Lai Kuan-lin
3
Birthdate: September 23, 2001
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 11 

Darren Wang
2
Birthdate: May 29, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 12 
Eddie Peng
(Actor)

Eddie Peng
2
Birthdate: March 24, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Penghu, Taiwan

 13 
Chang Chen
(Actor)

Chang Chen
2
Birthdate: October 14, 1976
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 14 
Jasper Liu
(Actor, Model)

Jasper Liu
2
Birthdate: August 12, 1986
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 15 
Vic Chou
(Actor)

Vic Chou
3
Birthdate: June 9, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Yilan, Taiwan

 16 
Ethan Juan
(Actor)

Ethan Juan
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Birthdate: November 8, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Taichung City, Taiwan

Ethan Juan is a Taiwanese model and actor best known for his portrayal of Ji Cun Xi in the popular television series, Fated to Love You. He is also known for his performance in the 2010 gangster film Monga, for which he was honored at the 47th Golden Horse Awards with the Best Actor award.  

 17 

Winston Chao
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Birthdate: June 9, 1960
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Taiwan

 18 
Jiro Wang
(Singer, Actor)

Jiro Wang
2
Birthdate: August 24, 1981
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Taipei City, Taipei, Taiwan

Jiro Wang is a Taiwanese actor and singer best known for his association with the popular Taiwanese boy band, Fahrenheit. Over the years, he has won several prestigious awards, such as China Entertainment Television Award, Metro Radio Mandarin Hits Music Award, China Mengniu Billboard Music Award, and LeTV Film Entertainment Award.

 19 
Nicky Wu
(Actor, Singer)

Nicky Wu
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Birthdate: October 31, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 20 

Collin Chou
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Birthdate: August 11, 1967
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kaohsiung City, Taiwan

 21 
Mike He
(Actor, Model)

Mike He
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Birthdate: December 28, 1983
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 22 
Chen Bolin
(Actor)

Chen Bolin
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Birthdate: August 27, 1983
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 23 
Baron Chen
(Actor, Model)

Baron Chen
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Birthdate: May 9, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Taiwan

 24 
Greg Hsu
(Actor, Model)

Greg Hsu
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Birthdate: October 31, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Taiwan

 25 
Bii
(Singer, Songwriter)

Bii
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Birthdate: July 7, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seongnam-si, South Korea

 26 
Joe Cheng
(Model)

Joe Cheng
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Birthdate: June 19, 1982
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Beitun, Taichung, Taiwan

 27 
Roy Chiu
(Singer, Actor)

Roy Chiu
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Birthdate: October 14, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Nangang, Taipei, Taiwan

 28 
Jimmy Lin
(Singer)

Jimmy Lin
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Birthdate: October 15, 1974
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 29 
Danson Tang
(Model, Actor)

Danson Tang
2
Birthdate: September 2, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Keelung, Taiwan

 30 
Show Lo
(Singer, Actor)

Show Lo
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Birthdate: July 30, 1979
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Keelung, Taiwan

 31 

Wu Kang-ren
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Birthdate: November 24, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kaohsiung City, Taiwan

 32 
Alec Su
(Actor)

Alec Su
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Birthdate: September 11, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 33 
Edward Yang
(Film director, Screenwriter, Actor)

Edward Yang
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Birthdate: November 6, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Shanghai
Died: June 29, 2007

 34 
Marcus Chang
(Actor, Singer)

Marcus Chang
2
Birthdate: May 28, 1983
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 35 
Jam Hsiao
(Singer, Actor)

Jam Hsiao
2
Birthdate: March 30, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hualien, Taiwan

 36 
Hou Hsiao-hsien
(Film director)

Hou Hsiao-hsien
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Birthdate: April 8, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Meixian District, Meizhou, China

 37 
Mason Lee
(Actor)

Mason Lee
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Birthdate: May 30, 1990
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: United States

 38 
Ken Chu
(Singer, Actor)

Ken Chu
2
Birthdate: January 15, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 39 
Ming Dao
(Actor, Singer)

Ming Dao
1
Birthdate: February 26, 1980
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 40 
Harlem Yu
(Singer, Actors)

Harlem Yu
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Birthdate: July 28, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 41 
Alien Huang
(Singer, Actor)

Alien Huang
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Birthdate: November 28, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan
Died: September 16, 2020

 42 
Bruce Le
(Actor, Film director)

Bruce Le
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Birthdate: June 5, 1950
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Burma

Bruce Le is a Macao actor and martial artist who became popular by appearing in several martial arts films. Many of his films were made to take advantage of the martial arts phenomenon which was started by Bruce Lee. Since Lee's death left a huge box office void, many filmmakers turned to Bruce Le in the 1970s and 1980s.

 43 
Richie Jen
(Singer, Actor)

Richie Jen
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Birthdate: June 23, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tianzhong, Changhua County, Taiwan

 44 
Jimmy Wang Yu
(Actor, Film Director)

Jimmy Wang Yu
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Birthdate: March 28, 1943
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Shanghai, Republic of China

 45 
Calvin Chen
(Actor, Businessman)

Calvin Chen
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Birthdate: November 10, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 46 
Kai Ko
(Actor, Singer)

Kai Ko
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Birthdate: June 18, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Penghu County, Taiwan

 47 
Kingone Wang
(Actor, Singer)

Kingone Wang
1
Birthdate: May 5, 1980
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wanhua, Taipei, Taiwan

 48 
Prince Chiu
(Singer, Actors)

Prince Chiu
1
Birthdate: April 14, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Taichung City, Taiwan

 49 
Chris Wang
(Actor, TV host)

Chris Wang
1
Birthdate: June 9, 1982
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

 50 
Jeff Chang
(Singer, Actor)

Jeff Chang
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Birthdate: March 26, 1967
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Xiluo, Yunlin, Taiwan