Chang Chen (張震, Pinyin spelling Zhang Zhen) is a Taiwanese actor who has earned fame starring in both art-house and big-budget movies.
Born on October 14, 1976 in Taipei, Taiwan, he started acting at a young age and, in 1991, was chosen by Edward Yang to star in A Brighter Summer Day (牯嶺街少年殺人事件) and later in Mahjong (麻將). He then worked with Wong Kar-wai in Happy Together (春光乍洩) and, in 2000, co-starred alongside Chow Yun-fat, Michelle Yeoh and Zhang Ziyi in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.
He is not related to Joan Chen (Chen is his first name).
List of roles:
- Chang in Happy Together
- Feng in Betelnut Beauty
- Kuromujō in the Chinese voice track of Kessen! Heian-kyō (voice role)
- Lo Xiaohu in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
- Snowball in the Taiwanese dub of The Secret Life of Pets (voice role)
- Sun Quan in Red Cliff
- Xiao Si'r in A Brighter Summer Day
- Dr. Wellington Yueh in Dune
- God of War Jiu Chen in Love and Destiny