|Chinese name 陳漢瑋 (traditional)|
Education Foon Yew High School
Height 1.80 m
|Birth name Tan Hung Wee|
Chinese name 陈汉玮 (simplified)
Name Chen Hanwei
Movies Ghost Child
Born 29 August 1969 (age 46) Johor Bahru, Malaysia (1969-08-29)
TV shows Metamorphosis, It Takes Two, Devotion, Morning Express, My Lucky Charm
Similar People Zoe Tay, Rui En, Ann Kok, Fann Wong, Phyllis Quek
'Best friends forever' Zoe Tay and Chen Hanwei live it up in Okinawa
Tan Hung Wee (born 29 August 1969), better known by his Chinese stage name Chen Hanwei (Chinese: 陈汉玮), is a Malaysian actor and Mediacorp artiste based in Singapore. He is known especially for a song, 关怀方式, sung together with Chua Lee Lian. Chen is a versatile actor who has won many awards for his craft. He was crowned the Best Actor five times at the annual Star Awards in the years, 2001, 2005, 2009. 2010 and 2017, making him having the same Best Actor wins with Xie Shaoguang (who also has five wins). Chen received the All-Time Favourite Artiste Award at the Star Awards 20 after being voted as the Top 10 Most Popular Male Artistes for 10 years. At the Star Awards 2015, Chen had the rare honour of being nominated for both the Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor in which he won the latter for his role as the villainous Hu Weiren in The Journey: Tumultuous Times.
- Best friends forever Zoe Tay and Chen Hanwei live it up in Okinawa
- Zoe tay hugging chen hanwei at star awards 2005
- Early life
Zoe tay hugging chen hanwei at star awards 2005
Hanwei grew up in Kampung Ungku Mohsin, Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Adopted since birth, Hanwei was raised in an impoverished background but excelled in his studies at Foon Yew High School, one of the country's top Chinese independent schools.
In 2013, Hanwei made his first cinema debut in the film Ghost Child.