When an actor as producer credit, it is generally accompanied by request for additional money. However, studios and producers frequently believe that the actor has genuinely earned their producing credentials by creative involvement in the program or other options. Let's take a look at 10 Chinese actors who are also producers.
1. Jet Li
Li Lianjie, better known as Jet Li, is a Chinese film actor, producer, martial artist, and former Wushu champion. He is a Singaporean citizen by birth. Li earned his first national title for the Beijing Wushu Team after three years of training with renowned Wushu master Wu Bin.
2. Donnie Yen
Donnie Yen Ji-dan is a Hong Kong actor, martial artist, film director, producer, action choreographer, and world wushu tournament champion. Yen is a well-known Hong Kong action star.
3. Sammo Hung
Sammo Hung, also known as Hung Kam-bo, is a Hong Kong actor, martial artist, film producer, and director in several martial arts films and Hong Kong action films. He has worked as a combat choreographer for several performers, including Jackie Chan.
4. Andy Lau
Andy Lau Tak-wah BBS MH JP is a Hong Kong actor, musician, and film producer. Since the mid-1980s, he has been one of Hong Kong's most financially successful film performers, appearing in over 160 films while also maintaining a thriving singing career.
5. Stephen Chow
Stephen Chiau Sing-chi, better known by his stage name Stephen Chow, is a Hong Kong director, actor, and producer.
6. Louis Koo
Louis Koo Tin lok is an actor, singer, and film producer from Hong Kong. He began his professional career in local television series, where he won TVB's Best Actor award in 1999 and 2001.
7. Leon Lee
Leon Lee is a Chinese film and television actor, director, and producer. He acted in The Lost Tomb, The Conspirators, Streets of Fury, and Last Flight in China. He won the China Film Director Association's Best New Actor award in 2013 for his performance as Mark in The Banman.
8. Wong Jing
Wong Jing is a film director, producer, actor, presenter, and screenwriter from Hong Kong. Wong Jing, a prolific director with a strong flair for crowd-pleasing and publicity, was a notable figure in Hong Kong filmmaking throughout the 1990s.
9. Eric Tsang
Eric Tsang Chi-wai, often known as Amp Van MH, is a Hong Kong actor, film director, producer, and television presenter best known for presenting the variety show Super Trio for 18 years on the Hong Kong television network TVB. He is presently the general manager of TVB.
10. Natalis Chan
Natalis "Nat" Chan is a television personality, film actor, singer, and producer from Hong Kong. He has worked as a horse racing announcer and horse trainer and to his duties as a variety show host. His horses have won 54 races in all, including the problematic triple-trifecta six times.