Joan Chen

Joan Chen

Joan Chen  Chinese Actress


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Joan Chen and Peter Hui
Peter Hui and Joan Chen have been married for 25 years since 18th Jan 1992. view relationship


Joan Chen has had no other relationships that we know of.


Joan Chen is a 56 year old Chinese Actress. Born Chong Chen on 26th April, 1961 in Shanghai, China, she is famous for Twin Peaks, Marco Polo. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Joan Chen has been in 5 on-screen matchups, including Bryan Brown in Tai-Pan (1986), Christopher Lambert in The Hunted (1995), Ernie Hudson in Tales from the Crypt (1989), John Laughlin in Tales from the Crypt (1989) and Michael Ontkean in Twin Peaks (1990).

Joan Chen is a member of the following lists: Chinese women film directors, Women film directors and 20th-century Chinese actresses.


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Married1 25 years, 9 months - -
Total1 25 years, 9 months - -


First Name Joan
Last Name Chen
Full Name at Birth Chong Chen
Age 56 years
Birthday 26th April, 1961
Birthplace Shanghai, China
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Weight 117lbs (53 kg)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Asian
Nationality Chinese
University Shanghai Film Academy, Shanghai International Studies University, where she majored in English, State University of New York at New Paltz, California State University at Northridge
Occupation Text Actress, Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Twin Peaks, Marco Polo
Year(s) Active 1975–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Inphenate Talent Management Company, (LA)
Brand Endorsement TV commercial for Lux., Public service announcement for the Banyan Tree Project campaign to stop HIV/AIDS-related stigma in Asian & Pacific Islander communities (2008).
Bust (inches) 34
Cup Size B
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 35
Clothes Size 2
Shoe Size 6
Official Websites,,,

Joan Chen (or Chen Chong; born April 26, 1961) is a Chinese-American actress, film director, screenwriter, and film producer. In China she performed in the 1979 film Little Flower and came to international attention for her performance in the 1987 Academy Award-winning film The Last Emperor. She is also known for her roles in Twin Peaks, Red Rose, White Rose, Saving Face and The Home Song Stories, and for directing the feature film Xiu Xiu: The Sent Down Girl.

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Joan Chen56 TaurusActress
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NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
AngelaFemale199819 years oldPeter Hui
AudreyFemale200116 years oldPeter Hui


Chasing Wonderland2017SusanMovie
The House That Never Dies II2017DoctorMovie
Jue shi gao shou2017Tommy KelusiMovie
Lifeline2016Xin ZhouShort Film
He Yi Sheng Xiao Mo2015Pei FangmeiMovie
Cairo Declaration2015Soong Ching-ling (as Chong Chen)Movie
Marco Polo2014Empress ChabiTV Show
Lushui Hongyan2014Xu's Mother (as Chong Chen)Movie
Twin Peaks: The Missing Pieces2014Jocelyn PackardMovie
Nature Is Speaking2014Sky, TiankongTV Show
Serangoon Road2013Patricia ChengTV Show
Hemingway & Gellhorn2012Madame Chiang Kai ShekTV Movie
White Frog2012Irene YoungMovie
Yang Gui Fei2012Consort Wu (as Chong Chen)Movie
Meng's Palace2012Er JieMovie
Sui Tang yingxiong2012Empress DuguMovie
Er ci pu guang2012Dr. HaoMovie
Let It Be2012Niu (Niu Jie)Movie
Kiss, His First2011Movie
Xin hai ge ming2011Empress LongyuMovie
Paradise Island2011Movie
Color Me Love2010ZoeMovie
Love in Disguise2010JoanMovie
Journey to the West2010Goddess of MercyTV Show
Mao's Last Dancer2009NiangMovie
Ren dao zhong nian2009Tian WenjieTV Show
All God's Children Can Dance2008EvelynMovie
The Leap Years2008Li-Ann - age 48Movie
Fringe2008ReikoTV Show
24 City2008Gu Minhua, Xiao HuaMovie
Shi qi2008Mother (as Chong Chen)Movie
Lust, Caution2007Yee Tai TaiMovie
The Sun Also Rises2007Dr. Lin (as Chong Chen)Movie
The Home Song Stories2007Hong Meigui, Rose HongMovie
Americanese2006Betty NguyenMovie
Sunflower2005Zhang XiuqingMovie
Avatar2004Madame OngMovie
Jasmine Flower2004Elder Mo, Mo's MotherMovie
Saving Face2004Hwei-Lan Gao - MaMovie
What's Cooking?2000Trinh NguyenMovie
Zi yu feng bao1999Shirley KwanMovie
In a Class of His Own1999Linda ChingTV Movie
Precious Find1996Camilla JonesMovie
Judge Dredd1995IlsaMovie
The Hunted1995KirinaMovie
Wild Side1995Virginia ChowMovie
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1995Princess JadeTV Show
The Outer Limits1995Major Dara TalifTV Show
Red Rose White Rose1994Wang Chiao-jui, Wang Jiao-ruiMovie
On Deadly Ground1994MasuMovie
Golden Gate1993Marilyn SongMovie
Heaven & Earth1993MamaMovie
Temptation of a Monk1993Princess Hong-e - Scarlet, Qing-shou - VioletMovie
Homicide: Life on the Street1993Elizabeth WuTV Show
Strangers1992The Girl (segment "Small Sounds and Tilting Shadows")TV Movie
Turtle Beach1992MinouMovie
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me1992Jocelyn Packard (scenes deleted)Movie
Steel Justice1992Nicole LoaTV Movie
Nightmare Cafe1992Cafe CustomerTV Show
Shadow of a Stranger1992VanessaTV Movie
Children of the Dragon1991Jin-JuanTV Show
Twin Peaks1990Jocelyn PackardTV Show
The Blood of Heroes1989KiddaMovie
Tales from the Crypt1989ConnieTV Show
Heartbeat1988CathrynTV Show
Dim Sum Take Out1988Nightclub performerShort Film
The Last Emperor1987Wan JungMovie
The Night Stalker1987Mai WingMovie
Wiseguy1987Maxine TzuTV Show
E nan1986Ling Ti (as Joan C. Chen)Movie
Dim Sum: A Little Bit of Heart1985Young m.j. playerMovie
MacGyver1985LinTV Show
Miami Vice1984May YingTV Show
The New Mike Hammer1984TiTV Show
Safe Harbor1984TV Movie
Knight Rider1982Su-LinTV Show
Matt Houston1982TV Show
Awakening1981Su XiaomeiMovie
Peking Encounter1981Tour Guide (as Chong Chen)TV Movie
Xiao hua1980Zhao Xiaohua (as Chong Chen)Movie
Hearts for the Motherland1979Huang Sihua (as Chong Chen)Movie
Qingchun1977Shen Yamei (as Chong Chen)Movie
Tonight at NoonJoanMovie
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heatherachaseheatherachaseJan 9, 2011

great in tp!

rotarysevenrotarysevenNov 6, 2007

Is there like some kind of a informational black hole on some of these people? I know for sure there`s got be some serious quality and quanity that we are`nt seeing here...She is one of hottest Asian stars and classy as hell.

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