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Wu Chien-Lien

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.

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Jul 3, 1968 In Taipei, Taiwan
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie A Moment of Romance 1990-06-14
Latest Project:
Movie Jiang Hu 2004-05-26
Known For
Poster of Jiang Hu
Poster of Only Fools Fall in Love
Poster of The Phantom Lover
Poster of Peace Hotel
Movie Jiang Hu Mrs. Hung 2004-05-26
Movie Sorry Baby Liu Xiao Tan 1999-02-09
Movie Four Chefs and a Feast Unknown 1999-05-01
Series The Return of the Condor Heroes Hsiao Lung Nu 1998-08-25
Movie All’s Well, Ends Well '97 Shenny 1997-02-06
Movie Walk In Li Yee Wah 1997-04-19
Movie Eighteen Springs Gu Manjing 1997-09-12
Movie Intruder Yieh Siu-Yan 1997-11-29
Movie A Moment of Romance III Ting Siu-Wo 1996-03-28
Movie Beyond Hypothermia Shu Li Han 1996-09-20
Movie Mean Street Story Sue/Elaine/Siu Suen 1995-05-06
Movie Dream Lover Unknown 1995-06-17
Movie Peace Hotel Killer's wife 1995-04-12
Movie The Phantom Lover Unknown 1995-07-22
Movie Only Fools Fall in Love Mong Dai/Dee 1995-09-28
Movie The Adventurers Crystal Lui 1995-08-02
Movie Treasure Hunt Mei Xiao Qing 1994-01-29
Movie The New Age of Living Together Icy 1994-01-06
Movie The Returning Unknown 1994-07-30
Movie Eat Drink Man Woman Jia-Chien 1994-01-28
Movie Love and the City Unknown 1994-06-09
Movie To Live and Die in Tsimshatsui Bo 1994-08-13
Movie God of Gamblers' Return Little Guitar 1994-12-24
Movie Oh! My Three Guys.... Foh Mei / Fok May 1994-12-01
Movie Beginner's Luck Unknown 1994-09-29
Movie The Bare-Footed Kid Hua Huang Lien 1993-04-03
Movie A Moment of Romance II Celia 1993-06-11
Movie Three Summers Unknown 1992-09-18
Movie The Royal Scoundrel Yuk 1991-01-10
Movie Casino Raiders II Lin (as Wu Chien Lien) 1991-06-13
Movie A Moment of Romance Jo Jo Huen 1990-06-14