Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan today are common names in households internationally. Asian actors, more specifically Chinese actors, have a hands-on style of fighting that is different from most Hollywood films where the fighting involves guns, punching, and car chases. Their style of fighting is elegant and almost like a dance, choreographed to the very last detail. In such cases, doing stunts without proper training could prove to be fatal, which is why actors usually hire stunt doubles. But some actors go the extra mile and learn martial arts from a younger age to do their stunts, so here is a list of such Top 10 Chinese Actors Who Performed Stunts In Real.
1. Li Lianjie
Li Lianjie is a legendary Chinese actor, better known to adoring fans as Jet Li, who is well known for starring in films like Lethal Weapon 4, Born to Defence, Shaolin Temple, Once Upon A Time In China , Tai Chi Master, Kung Fu Cult Master, The Bodyguard from Beijing, My Father Is a Hero, Kiss of the Dragon among others.
2. Chen Daoming
Chen Daoming is a popular Chinese actor who has featured in dramas and films like One and Eight, Flying Snowstorm, The Founding of a Party, The Treasure Hunter, Air Strike, A Native of Shanghai in Tokyo, Father and Son of the Ma Family, The Imperial Sword, Kangxi Dynasty among others.
3. Wang Baoqiang
Wang Baoqiang is a Chinese actor who is well known for featuring in action films like The Equation of Love and Death, Da You Cun Bright Future, Lost in Thailand, Monk Comes Down the Mountain, Detective Chinatown, A Touch of Sin, A World Without Thieves, Fire of Conscience among others.
4. Vincent Zhao
Vincent Zhao Wenzhuo, better known as Vincent Chiu, is a popular Chinese actor very well known for his role in Once Upon a Time in China, True Legend, The Chinese Feast, Mahjong Dragon, The Wesley's Mysterious File, The Unity of Heroes, Kung fu Alliance, In the Blue among others.
5. Liu Kai Chi
Liu Kai Chi is a popular Chinese actor best known for starring in dramas and films like Mad Mad 83, Moonlight Express, Colour of the Loyalty, Lady Cop & Papa Crook, I Love Hong Kong, As the Light Goes Out, House of the Rising Sons, Declared Legally Dead, Turning Point 2, Dragon Squad among others.
6. Max Zhang
Zhang Jin, better known as Max Zhang, is a popular Chinese actor who has featured in several films such as Chinese Heroes, My Lucky Star, Assassins and the Missing Gold, The Bounty, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, From Vegas to Macau, Rise of the Legend, Ip Man 3, The Brink among others.
7. Nicholas Tse
Nicholas Tse is a celebrated Chinese actor who has featured in several films such as Young and Dangerous: The Prequel, Gen-X Cops, A Man Called Hero, Jade Goddess of Mercy, A Chinese Tall Story, The Storm Warriors, Hot Summer Days, The Bullet Vanishes, I Love That Crazy Little Thing among others.
8. Andy On
Andy On is a celebrated Chinese actor who is well known for starring in films like Black Mask 2: City of Masks, The White Dragon, Dragon Squad, The Lost Bladesman, Once Upon a Time in Shanghai, Assassins and the Missing Gold, Kung Fu League, League of Gods, For Love or Money among others.
9. Donnie Yen
Donnie Yen is a popular Chinese actor, action director, and choreographer who is best known for acting in films such as Mismatched Couples, Cheetah on Fire, New Dragon Gate Inn, Hero Among Heroes, The Saint of Gamblers, Legend of the Wolf, The Princess Blade, Love on the Rocks among others.
10. Wu Jing
Wu Jing is a reputed Chinese actor best known for starring in some of the highest-grossing Chinese films in the world. Wu Jing has starred in Legendary Assassin, The Legend of Zu, The Faces of My Gene, The Battle at Lake Changjin, The Breakup Guru, Kung Fu Cyborg, SPL: Sha Po Lang among others.