May I ask who you are?? This is a rare question for celebrities. They are easily recognizable to the extent that sometimes it becomes difficult for them to continue their daily routine outside the entertainment industry. However, there was a time when these celebrities were unrecognizable. The transformation of their looks, body, or particular makeup for the role makes us wonder, 'are you my favorite one?’ Their childhood pictures keep us in awe, making us appreciate the adorable looks of celebrities. Some childhood actors have grown so well, making them the youth crush!
Let's get into the photo album of some Chinese celebrities!!
1. Keung To
Member of Hong Kong boy band group Mirror, Keung To has received lots of love. However, it took him a lot of effort to become who he is today. At the age of 15, he was body shamed and bullied by his classmates for his 90 kg weight. He was warned by doctors about the negative impact that weight could have on his health. So here the boy goes on the journey of weight loss. He started finding ways to lose weight without harming his body, ran daily, and tried to consume optimum meals.
2. Yang Zi
Chinese singer and actress Yang Yang Zi debuted at the age of 10 in the 2002 TV series 'Ri Ci Chu Shan'. She continued to appear in various projects as a child actress. Her current big hits were ' Ashes of love', a 2018 drama, and ' Go Go Squid' in 2019. She continued to be in the public eye in her growing years, who witnessed her enhancing youth.
3. Hu Xian Xu
Born in Tianjin on August 17th, 2000, he debuted in the year 2011 at the age of 11. His official debut project was a musical film named ' Xiao Jian's choir,’ and after it, he continued to star in dramas and movies. He has been seen recently in the drama Hikaru No Go in the role of Shi Guang. He continues to give the youthful energy, and the public has witnessed his growing journey through movies and dramas.
4. Li Xian
The Go Go Squid heartthrob has quite a weight loss journey to gain his today's body. He played football and basketball. He exercised for 4-5 hours daily and followed an intense weight loss diet. He kept himself away from his favorite sweets straight for 45 days.
5. Niu Jun Feng
Born in 1992, Chinese actor Niu Jun Feng debuted at the young age of 10 in the movie Jia You Jiao Che. In 2014 he was recognized for his role 'Xiao man' in the war romance drama Battle of Changsha. Being in this industry for almost two decades, his journey of growth can be seen in all his past works.
6. Jackie Chan
The martial arts superstar Chan was born on 7th April 1954. He is recognized worldwide for his acting and martial art skills. However, have you seen his lovely childhood photos? Before becoming everyone's favorite action star, he was just as adorable as any other child!
7. Guan Xiao Tong
Chinese actress Xiao tong, born on 17th September 1997, debuted at the young age of 4 in the drama Yun Hai Chen Fu (2004). She shot her part of the role in 2001 when she was four. Her latest role was in a female-centric youth drama ' Twenty your life on' and the rom-com movie ' Oversize love.’
8. Donnie Yen
One of Hong Kong's superstars, Donnie Yen, was seen in the 2014 movie ' The monkey King ' in the role of Sun Wukong, the Monkey King. The role required him to carry a complete makeup look. In an interview, Yen exclaimed how his role is a test of endurance; 6 hours in a chair daily for makeup was difficult. Indeed the 6 hours of daily effort can be seen through the movie and his role!
9. Leo Wu Lei
Born on 26th December 1999, Wu Lei is also known as China's little brother. He first appeared in a commercial at the age of 3 and made his big screen debut in The legend and the hero( 2006). Wu also made it to the 2019 Forbes China celebrity 100 lists when he was 20.
10. Yang Mi
Born in the year 1986 on September 12, she debuted at the age of 4. Yang Mi was spotted by the director for her debut project 'Tang Ming Huang' for the role of Princess Xianyi. After that, she has been seen in various projects like Kings of beggar in 1992. She received widespread appreciation for her role in the hit historical romance drama Palace in 2011.