Li Chen

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Actor (1978)
Tue Aug 06 2019
By   Alina

Who is Li Chen?

The 40-years old award-winning actor Li Chen is famous for his roles in Beijing Love Story, Beijing Youth, and The Good Fellas television series. He is also known for movies like Ultimate Rescue (2008) that earned him the China Movie Channel Media Awards. Li is not only an actor but also the producer of the Chinese film industry. 

Li Chen was born in Beijing, China, as Jerri Li on November 24, 1978. Chen holds Chinese nationality and belongs to Asian ethnicity. There is no appropriate information to provide details about his parents and other family members. 

As for education, he attended and studied acting at the Beijing Qunxing Biaoyan Art School. After the completion of his education, Chen went to work on films. 

Li Chen during press conference.
Image: Li Chen during a press conference.

Li started his acting career in 1997 in the Chinese entertainment industry. Ever since then he has been working in numerous movies, including Assembly, Aftershock, The Founding of a Party, Love is Not Blind, Breakup Buddies, MBA Partners, The Empress of China.

Likewise, he produced his directorial debut in a Sky Hunter Chinese war movie in 2017. Most particularly, for his role as Liu Wu in Ultimate Rescue for Best Actor in 2007, he received an Emmy Nomination. His additional awards include Hua Ding Awards, Enlight Entertainment Awards, Sohu TV Drama Awards, CCTV Chinese TV Star Awards and much more. Chen is still active in the film industry.

Li Chen Personal Life: Wife & Children 

As for now, Chen is not married. But as per the report, he once dated Fan Bingbing, China's highest-earning actress. In fact, the couple almost tied a knot with each other and became husband and wife as they had already exchanged ring with each other. However, Li and Fan announced their separation recently in June 2019.

On June 27, 2019, Fiance Li Chen, 40, disclosed on Weibo that after four years of dating they were going separate ways. But that's not what many netizens buy, calling it fake news and a ploy to stir up publicity. 

Li Chen with his fiancee Fan Bingbing.
Image: Li Chen with his fiancee Fan Bingbing.

After Chinese media reported that the couple was spotted dining in a Thai restaurant just three days after their announcement of a break-up, their doubts have been further raised. However, both of them haven't really given the official statement about their possible reconciliation. 

Forner engaged couple, Li Chen and Fan Bingbing
Image: Former engaged couple, Li Chen and Fan Bingbing.

In early 2015, Li Chen and Bingbing started their relationship. Then on September 16, 2017, Li proposed Bingbing with a ring at the end of her birthday. Moreover, while they were together, they also lived together in the same apartment. We will make sure to update all the details about their relationship as soon as we grab them. 

How Much is Li Chen's Net Worth?

As of 2019, the star and director of Sky Hunter, Li Chen, has an amazing net worth over $10 million (i.e., 70 million yuan). In 2017, he was China's 55th highest-earning actor. Li's directorial debut in the same year, Sky Hunter gathered at the Box-Office over $46 million (i.e., 317 million yuan).

Since 1997, Li Chen has been active in the acting sector and is involved in TV shows and movies. Some of his films at the Box-Office produced an outstanding quantity of income. The collections are given down below:

YearMoviesBox-Office
1.AftershockUS$108 million
2.Running ManUS$70 million
3.Let's Get MarriedUS$45.42 million
4.Chronicles of the Ghostly TribeUS$106 million
5.MBA PartnersUS$11 Million
6.Sky Hunter ¥317.28 million

Just like Li, Jodie Fletcher, Tatsuomi Hamada, and Armin Shimerman have a net worth is millions of figure who are also from the entertainment industry. 

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