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Chinese name  林鳳嬌
Role  Actress
Chinese name  林鳳嬌 (traditional)
Spouse  Jackie Chan (m. 1982)

Chinese name  林凤娇 (simplified)
Ancestry  Fujian
Name  Lin Feng-jiao
Children  Jaycee Chan

Pinyin  Lin Fengjiao (Mandarin)
Jyutping  Lam4 Fung6 Giu1 (Cantonese)
Pe̍h-oe-ji  Lim Hong-kiau (Hokkien)
Marriage location  Los Angeles, California, United States
Movies  The Story of a Small Town, He Never Gives Up, Devil Returns, The Battle for the Republic of China, Shaolin Vengeance
Similar People  Jackie Chan, Jaycee Chan, Elaine Ng Yi‑Lei, Brigitte Lin, Terry Hu
Born  30 June 1953 (age 67) Taipei, Taiwan

Lin feng jiao

Joan Lin (simplified Chinese: 林凤娇; traditional Chinese: 林鳳嬌; pinyin: Lín Fèngjiāo; born 30 June 1953), or Lin Feng-jiao, is a retired award-winning Taiwanese actress.


Lin Feng-jiao wearing a dress with Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan 成龙 and Lin Feng Jiao On set CZ12

Early life

Smiling Lin Feng-jiao

Lin was the second child of five children. She dropped out of school at age 12 due to her family's poverty.


Lin Feng-jiao in a black and white photo with signature

In 1972, at age 19, she starred in her first film, The Hero of Chiu Chow (poster) / Hero of Waterfront (onscreen) (潮州怒漢), a Kung fu film. Many of her films are based on the novels of Chiung Yao.

Lin Feng-jiao with her husband Jackie Chan wearing the same shirt

In 1979, she won Best Leading Actress in the 16th Golden Horse Awards for her performance in The Story of a Small Town (小城故事). Lin has made over 70 films during her 10-year career.

Personal life

She met Jackie Chan in 1981 and they married in Los Angeles the following year. Their only child, a son Jaycee Chan (now also an actor and singer), was born the day after they got married. Lin has since retired from the film industry.


Joan Lin Wikipedia