Action films have a great recognition in China and are well-known around the world; many Chinese action heroes and stars have become action's calling cards. They have a lot of screen presence in the movie, but they also had a lot of physical ability in real life. Kung Fu, also known as Chinese martial arts, has been a part of Chinese culture for thousands of years. Martial arts is very well-known in Asian culture. A plethora of internationally renowned Kung Fu performers have come from this heritage. Take a look at the top 10 Chinese action artists of all time.
1. Chin Siu Ho
Chin Siu Ho, a well-known Hong Kong martial arts actor and Kung Fu expert, was born in 1963. He has been most recognised for his roles in The Tai-Chi Master and Fist of Legend alongside Jet Li.
2. Jacky Wu
Wu Jing, popularly called as Jacky Wu, is a Chinese martial expert, performer, and filmmaker who was born in 1974. His most well-known films including Tai Chi Boxer and Fatal Contact, as well as Wolf Warrior 2 and The Wandering Earth.
3. Donnie Yen
Donnie Yen was born in the Chinese region of Guangdong in 1963. At the World Martial Arts Championships, he earned gold. He is dubbed "The Strongest of the Universe" by the major media because of his superb martial arts talents.
4. Michelle Yeoh
Michelle Yeoh, who was born on August 6, 1963, is most recognized for her appearances as Wai Lin in the 1997 Bond Movie Tomorrow Never Dies and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, which won the Academy Award for International Film Festival.
5. Yuen Biao
Yuen Biao is a combative fighter and actor from Hong Kong. He is a dancer and a Chinese Kung Fu expert who has appeared in over 80 films as an actor, performer, or action director. He appeared in films like as The Prodigal Son and Project A, directed by Jackie Chan.
6. Vincent Zhao
Chiu Man-Cheuk is a Chinese martial expert and performer. He is most recognised for his part in the film Once Upon a Time in China as Chinese folk hero Wong Fei-hung.
7. Sammo Hung
Sammo Hung, who was born in 1952, is a Hong Kong actor who has appeared in a number of martial arts and action films. He has worked as a combat choreographer for a number of celebrities, including Jackie Chan, King Hu, and John Woo. He has appeared in a number of Kung Fu films, including Ip Man.
8. Jet Li
Jet Li, who was raised in Beijing in 1963, started learning Chinese martial arts at the age of eight. During the Chinese Wushu Contest, Li once won the league for the sixth year in a row. The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, The Warlords, Fearless, and Hero are just a few of his well-known Kung Fu movies.
9. Jackie Chan
Jackie Chan is a well-known fighting movie star around the globe. He demonstrates several combat techniques, as well as weapon loadouts and acrobatics, to the audience. He has appeared in a number of action flicks, and most well of which are Drunken Master, Snake in Eagle's Shadow, Rush Hour series, and Police Story.
10. Bruce Lee
Bruce Lee, who was raised in the Chinese zodiac year of the dragon in 1940, is the very first artist to give Europeans a firsthand grasp of Chinese martial arts. He can indeed be considered an eternal Kung Fu legendary in his own right. Shanghai Affairs and Fist Of Fury are two of his most well-known Kung Fu films.