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Lin Li-hui (林立慧 born 16 April 1976 in Taipei, Taiwan), better known by her stage name Shu Qi (Chinese: 舒淇), is a Taiwanese-Hong Kongese actress and model.

She moved into Hong Kong at 17 in pursuit a film career, she got her first big break by starring in 1996 Viva Erotica which awarded her Best Supporting Actress at the 16th Hong Kong Film Awards in 1997. In 1999 she co-stared into the Jackie Chan's box office hit Gorgeous, making her transition into mainstream acting. As of 2014, she was among the highest paid actresses in China.

She has acted in at least three of director Hou Hsiao-hsien's films: Millennium Mambo, Three Times and The Assassin.

In 2016 she married Hong Kong actor and director Stephen Fung.



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Home In My Heart (2001) as Li Juan

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  • Bleached Underpants: She famously rose from nude pictorials and softcore sex films to mainstream success.
  • Fake Nationality: She's from Taiwan and portrays the Malaysian Mei Ling in Young & Dangerous 5.
  • Ms. Fanservice: She is one in most of her roles. Previously she often appeared with full frontal nudity during her youth in softcore porn movies during the 90's.
  • What Could Have Been: She was the original choice from Ang Lee for the role of Jen in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon but didn’t want to deal with the long shooting schedule and months of getting into shape and martial arts training. She referred to herself as lazy when talking about turning the role down.


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She-Fu - So Close

Two sisters get into a silly fight over the possession of a camera and a towel with a lot of kicks, impractical acrobatics and gratuitous fanservice.

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