|Chinese name 吳倩蓮 (traditional)|
Name Jacklyn Wu
Chinese name 吴倩莲 (simplified)
Albums Wang Ai
Occupation Actress, singer
|Jyutping Ng4 Sin3-lin4 (Cantonese)|
Born 3 July 1968 (age 52) Yuanchang Township, Yunlin County, Taiwan (1968-07-03)
Other name(s) Jacqueline Wu, Ng Sin-lin
Spouse Tsao Sherman Mung (m. 2007)
Education Taipei National University of the Arts
Nominations Hong Kong Film Award for Best Actress
Movies A Moment of Romance, Eat Drink Man Woman, Eighteen Springs, A Moment of Romance II, The Phantom Lover
Similar People Tsao Sherman Mung, Johnnie To, Andy Lau, Benny Chan, Raymond Wong Pak‑ming
Jacklyn Wu Chien-lien (born 3 July 1968) is a Taiwanese actress and singer who started her career in Hong Kong. She is best known to Western audiences for her role in Ang Lee's Eat Drink Man Woman (1994), where she played the second of three sisters. She started her acting career when Johnnie To cast her opposite Andy Lau in A Moment of Romance (1990).
Jacklyn Wu A Moment of Romance 1990 2014 008
Wu graduated from Taiwan International Arts University
Her most acclaimed role to date is in Ann Hui's Eighteen Springs (1997), for which she received a Hong Kong Film Award Best Actress nomination and won the Hong Kong Film Critics Society Best Actress Award.
Wu has also acted in television series produced in Taiwan, mainland China, and Singapore. Since the turn of the millennium her output has dwindled. Her last film appearance was in the 2004 Hong Kong film Jiang Hu.