Quick Facts Of Liu Yifei
Celebrated Name Liu Yifei Age 32 Years Nick Name Fairy Sister Birth Name Crystal Liu Yifei Birth Date 1987-08-25 Gender Female Profession Actress, Singer Birth Nation China Place Of Birth Wuhan, Hubei Nationality Chinese-American Best Known For Her role in “The Forbidden Kingdom” Horoscope Virgo Height 5ft. 7inch.(1.7m) Weight 55kg(121 lbs) Father An Shaokang Mother Liu Xiaoli School Louis Pasteur Middle School 67 Boyfriend Song Seung-heon Hair Color Black Eye Color Dark Brown Body Measurement 35-28-36inches Bra Cup Size 32B Shoe Size 8 (US) Dress Size 6 (US) Body Build/Type Slim Net Worth $10 million USD Genre Mandopop, Japanese Pop
Liu Yifei is a Chinese-American actress, singer, and model. Liu Yifei is widely known as “Fairy Sister” in the entertainment field for her sweet and delicate complexion. Liu was also named as “New Four Dan Actress” in China. She is going to play the lead as Mulan in Disney’s live-action adaption of “Mulan”.
- The Chinese-American actress, Liu Yifei, who plays “Mulan” in 1998 Disney animated film, has spurred calls to boycott the new movie after posting her support for Hong Kong riot police on Chinese media site Weibo.
Liu Yifei Famous for?
- Liu Yifei is famous as the “Fairy Sister” in the entertainment industry and for her hard works in movies, modeling, and songs.
Liu Yifei’s Early Life: Birth Date/ Parents?
Liu Yifei was born on August 25, 1987, in Tongji Hospital in Wuhan, Hubei, China. Her birth-name is Crystal Liu. Her nationality is Chinese-American. Her ethnicity is Asian(Chinese ancestry) and with Virgo as her zodiac sign.
She was born to An Shaokang(father) and Liu Xiaoli(mother). Her father is a 1st Secretary in the Chinese Embassy in France and a French-language university professor, while her mother is a dancer and a stage performer. She is the only child of her parents.
Her parents, however, got divorced when she was 10 after then she was raised solely by her mother. After then she changed her name to Liu Ximeizi and Lui and her mother moved to New York City.
Lui attended Louis Pasteur Middle School 67 in New York. She returned to China in 2002 to pursue an acting career and changed her name again as Liu Yifei.
Liu was accepted into the Performance Institute of “Beijing Film Academy” at the age of 15, and she graduated in 2006.
Living in the US got her American citizenship.
Liu Yifei’s Career: Films/ Songs?
- Just after she went to the “Beijing Film Academy”, she received offers to star in various television series.
- Her first TV appearance was in “The Story of the Noble Family”(2003), then she was chosen in “Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils”(2003).
- She starred in “Chinese Paladin” in 2005, which further solidified her popularity in China.
- She also starred in “Doukou Nianhua”, “Love of May” and “The Love Winner” and also in the series “The Return of the Condor Heroes”.
* Flim Career
- After her success in TV series, she moved onto the big screen with her first Hollywood debut “The Forbidden Kingdom” alongside Jet Li and Jackie Chan in 2008.
- She then starred in “Love in Disguise”(2010), “A Chinese Ghost Story”(2011), “The Four”(2011), “The Assassins”(2012), “For Love or Money”(2014), “Outcast”(2014), “The Third Way of Love”(2015), this movie got her “Most Anticipated Actress Award”.
- She starred in romantic movies: “Night Peacock” and “So Young 2: Never Gone” in 2016 and “Once Upon a Time”(2017).
- She also was in the historical movie “The Chinese Widow” and comedy “Hanson and Beauty”.
- In 2017, she was cast as Mulan in the 1998 Disney animated film, which is to be released in 2020 and it was announced that Liu will star the mystery TV series, “The Love of Hypnosis”.
- Liu signed with Sony Entertainment Japan in 2005 and released her first Japanese single, “Mayonaka no Door” on July 19, 2006.
- Her debut album “Liu Yifei” was released in the next month in 2006.
- She was featured in singer Jimmy Lin’s “I am Still Waiting for You” music video.
Liu Yifei’s Personal life: Dating/ Married?
Liu started dating Song Seung-Heon in 2015. Song Seung-Heon is also a South Korean actor. The couple met in 2013 during the shoot of the film, “The Third Way Love”.
In April 2017, it was claimed that Liu was pregnant and they had broken up. However, in 2018, Song’s agency confirmed breakup reports stating that both have busy and they naturally grew apart.
Liu Yifei’s Net Worth: Earnings/ Endorsements?
Liu Yifei has an estimated net worth of $10 million dollars.
Liu has her income through her movies, songs, and her modelings show. Besides, she has also collaborated with leading labels: Pantene, Taew Milk, Garnier Light Cream and Kumho Tire.
Liu Yifei’s Body Measurements: Height/ Weight?
The fairy actress, Liu has a well maintained perfect curved slim body figure. She stands tall with a height of 5ft. 7inch.(1.7m). She has a body weight of 55kg(121 lbs).
She has a body measurement of 35-28-36inches with 32B as her bra size, 8 (US) shoe size and 6 (US) dress size.
She has a fair complexion with brown hair and dark brown eyes.
Did You Know?
- Liu was chosen as the “Golden Eagle Goddess” at the 6th China Golden Eagle TV Art Festival.
- Liu is a cat lover.