In recent years, the Asian continent has experienced an enormous increase in global influence in various areas of human life. Led by China, the continent’s growth ranges from economic and technological growth to political influence and entertainment. South Korean K-Pop has become one of the top genres of global music, as has the Chinese film industry (Chinawood), which has expanded with the works of talented actresses such as Jing Tian.
Jing Tian has been a professional actress since 2008 and during this time has starred in popular movies in her home country China and in Hollywood with films like Pacific Rim: Rebellion, The Great Wall, The Warring States, and a few others. As an actress, she has become one of the leading figures in Chinese productions, both inside and outside the country. In this article, we have covered everything you need to know about her here. Read on to learn more.
Jing Tian Biography
Jing Tian was born on 21 July 1988 in Xi’an, Shaanxi, in China. Not much is known about her background, but she grew up in a modest family with supportive parents who supported her dream of becoming an actress. As part of her efforts to become an actress, she attended the Beijing Dance Academy and the Beijing Film Academy, after she appeared as Zeng Jun in The Offensive as a child actress in 1992.
She made her debut as an adult actress in 2008 in the film Anaconda Frightened. It was a gentle re-entry for Jing Tian back into the industry, and she followed up the performance with a role as Ouyang Xue in An Epic of a Woman, which appeared in thirteen episodes.
Her rise as an actress continued in 2010 with My Belle Beauty as Xiao Ai and in the historic film about Sun Tzu as Tian Xi in The Warring States, where she made her breakthrough through her performance in the film. She also appeared in 2013 in another project focusing on Sun Tzu, the biography of Sun Tsu.
With each new appearance, Jing Tian continued to expand her popularity as an actress and eventually began starring in a number of major Chinese films such as Police Story and Special ID, which was released in 2013. In the former, she played alongside famous actor Jackie Chan.
In 2014, Jing Tian played in The Man from Macau as Officer Luo Ziwen and later that year in a dubbed role as Argenta in the movie Dragon Nest: The Dawn of the Warriors. Her status as a leading actress continued with the love drama Legend of Ban Shu in 2015 and The Legend of Xiao Zhuang in the same year. In 2016 she starred alongside Matt Damon in The Great Wall, which became one of her most famous international roles. She also played in other international films such as Kong: Skull Island and Pacific Rim: Rebellion, all within three years.
Since becoming an actress, Jing Tian has also established herself as a singer, with several singles from some of her films. She also has a music album, Who Are You, which was released in 2007.
Jing Tian has received a number of awards and nominations, including the Golden Broom Awards and the Hollywood Film Awards.
Jing Tian’s Net Worth
Jing Tian has appeared in several films and television shows in a relatively short period of time and has been recognized as a major box office hit, as evidenced by the Hollywood International Award she won in 2014 for her achievements that have ignited the box office in China.
Through her work as an actress, she has been able to generate an estimated net worth of over $7 million.
Is Zhang Jike Her Husband or Boyfriend?
Alone, Jing Tian is an established and popular personality in China and beyond, but her popularity is further strengthened by her relationship with Zhang Jike, a professional table tennis player who is considered one of the best in the sport.
Zhang Jike, who is also Chinese, has had a relationship with Jing Tian since March 2018. The tennis player announced her relationship through a post on Weibo.
Height and Weight
Jing Tian enjoys great popularity, not only because of her great acting abilities but also because of her beautiful physical appearance. With a height of 1.5 m 6 inches, Jing has a height above average for Asian women and she has a slim body height with a bodyweight of 50 kg.
In addition to her physical profile, she has other characteristics such as dark brown eyes and black hair color.