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Gillian Chung Profile and Facts

Gillian Chung Profile and Facts

Gillian Chung (鍾欣潼) is a Hong Kong film actress and singer. She debuted as an actress in 2002.

Stage Name: Chung Yan-tung (鍾欣潼)
Birth Name:  Chung Tik-shan (鍾狄珊)
Real Name: : Chung Ka-lai (鍾嘉勵)
English Name: Gillian Chung (鍾欣潼)
Birthday: 21 January 1981
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Chinese-British
Height: 160 cm (5’2)
Weight: 45 kg (99 lb)
Blood Type: A
Instagram: @q_gill
Official Website

Gillian Chung Facts:
– Gillian was born in Hong Kong as Chung Tik-shan (鍾狄珊).
– Her father passed away when she was one year old.
– Her family renamed her Chung Ka-lai when she was two years of age.
– Her mother remarried a man surnamed Chung when Gillian was in high school.
– She has a younger sister.
– She was given the name ‘Gillian’ while in high school.
– Gillian is a graduate of the Kowloon True Light Middle School.
–  She also attended RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia.
– She also worked as a part-time model while at RMIT.
– She accepted the job opportunity offered by Emperor Entertainment Group (EEG) in 2000.
– Her stage name, ‘Chung Yan-tung’ was suggested by her manager, Mani Fok.
– She is a member of the Cantopop duo Twins, with Charlene Choi.
– She released her first album in 2010.
– Gillian Chung made her film debut in U Man in 2002.
– After the Edison Chen photo scandal incident, she withdrew from the film industry for more than one year.
– Later confessed to having contemplated suicide, and she apologised for hurting her closest ones.
– During her hiatus, she took classes in kung fu, gymnastics, singing, dancing and acting,
–  She showcased an emotional performance art video at the Harbin Ice Snow World carnival singing competition.
– Her performance caught many visitors’ attention.
–  Chung married Taiwanese aesthetic doctor and businessman Michael Lai in 2018.
– However, the couple announced they divorced on March 1, 2020.
– She speaks Chinese, Cantonese and English.
– Her hobbies are shopping and watching movies.

Gillian Chung Movies:
Summer Breeze of Love (這個夏天有異性) | Cammie (2002)
If You Care… (賤精先生) | Gillian (2002)
Just One Look (一碌蔗) | Decimator (2002)
Happy Go Lucky (低一點的天空) | Snow White (2003)
Colour of the Truth (黑白森林) | Katie Wong (2003)
The Twins Effect 1 (千機變) | Gypsy (2003)
Spy Dad (絕種鐵金剛) | Cream (2003)
The Death Curse (古宅心慌慌) | Linda Ting (2004)
Fantasia (鬼馬狂想曲) | Chopstick sister (2004)
Protege de la Rose Noire (見習黑玫瑰) | Gillian Lu (2004)
Love on the Rocks (戀情告急) | Mandy (2004)
Moving Targets (新紮師兄) | Wing Chi (2004)
The Twins Effect 2 (千機變II之花都大戰) | Blue Bird (2004)
Beyond our Ken (公主復仇記) | Chan Wai-ching (2004)
6 AM (大無謂) | Second Twin (2004)
House of Fury (精武家庭) | Natalie Yue (2005)
Bug Me Not! (蟲不知) | Auntie (2005)
49 Days (犀照) | Lam Siu-chin (2006)
Twins Mission (雙子神偷) | Pearl (2007)
Naraka 19 (地獄第19層) | Rain (2007)
Trivial Matters (破事兒) | Cheng Sze-wai (2007)
Forever Enthralled (梅蘭芳) | Fu Zhifang (2008)
W. (小布希傳) | Belly Dancer (2008)
Just Another Pandora’s Box (越光寶盒) | Sun Shangxiang (2010)
Ex (前度) | Yee (2010)
The Fantastic Water Babes (出水芙蓉) | Gillian Law Kiu (2010)
Super Player (大玩家) | Beauty (2010)
Nightmare (午夜凶夢) | Angela (2011)
Love Retake (愛情不) | Nina Su (2013)
Ip Man: The Final Fight (葉問:終極一戰) | Chan Sei-mui (2013)
The Midas Touch (超級經理人) | Police officer [cameo] | (2013)
Fox Lover (白狐) | Xiao Cui (2013)
Who is Undercover (王牌) | Su Jie (2014)
The Spirit of the Swords (情劍) | Zu Er (2015)
I Love That Crazy Little Thing (那件瘋狂的小事叫愛情) | Princess Loulan (2016)
A Chinese Odyssey Part Three (大話西遊3) | Spring Thirteen Mother (2016)
The Wasted Times (羅曼蒂克消亡史) | Xiao Wu (2016)
Soccer Killer (仙球大戰) | Princess Changping (2017)
77 Heartbreaks (原諒他77次) | Heart (2017)
The House That Never Dies II (京城81號2) | Ji Jincui (2017)
Missing (失蹤) | Ying (2019)
The First Myth: Daji (封神妲己) | Daji (2022)

Gillian Chung Drama Series:
The Monkey King: Quest for the Sutra (齊天大聖孫悟空) | Purple Rose (2002)
All About Boy’z (一起喝采) | Tina (2003)
Hearts of Fencing (當四葉草碰上劍尖時) | Gillian Chung (2003)
Triumph in the Skies Season 1 (衝上雲宵) | Guest Role (2003)
Sunshine Heartbeat (赤沙印記@四葉草) | Dancer (2004)
Kung Fu Soccer (功夫足球) | Ah Giu (2004)
Fox Volant of the Snowy Mountain (雪山飛狐) | Cheng Lingsu (2006)
Project A (A計劃) | Gao Man Ni (2007)
The Spirit of the Sword (情劍) | Pearl (2007)
Holy Pearl (女媧傳說之靈珠) | Baixi Xian Yue / Ding Yao (2011)
Da Tang Nu Xun An (大唐女巡按) | Xie Yao Huan (2011)
Secret History of Empress Wu (武則天秘史) | Shang Guan Wan Er (2011)
Happy Marshal (春光灿烂之欢乐元帅) | Tian Mao Nu / Miao Miao Miao (2012)
Wheel of Fortune (財神有道) | Ding Ru Yi (2013)
Swords of Legends Season 1 (古劍奇譚) | Xun Fang / Princess Peng Lai (2014)
Extremely Urgent (迫在眉睫) | Chen Mo (2015)
Gamer’s Generation (电竞纪元) | Qin Xiao Tian’s sister (2016)
Tree in the River (动物系恋人啊) | Chu Zhi He (2018)
Forensic JD (女法醫JD) | Lam Siu Mei (2022)

Gillian Chung Awards:
Huading Awards (2011) | Best Performance by an Actress (Nü Wa chuan shuo: Ling zhu)
Huading Awards (2012) | Best Performance by an Actress (Wu Ze Tian mi shi)
Macau International Movie Festival (2013) | Best Supporting Actress (Yip Man: Jung gik yat zin)

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