|Chinese name 孫興 (traditional)|
Name Sun Xing
Origin Hong Kong
Chinese name 孙兴 (simplified)
|Jyutping Syun1 Hing1 (Cantonese)|
Ancestry Wenchang, Hainan, China
Born October 16, 1963 (age 57) Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
Similar Steve Ma, Max Mok, Cheung Siu fai
Sun Xing (born October 16, 1963) is a Hong Kong actor and Mandopop singer born in Guangzhou, China. He shot to fame in the 1990s by portraying heroes in a number of Taiwanese wuxia TV dramas. Later he mostly appeared in comedies.
Sun Xing was born in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China to a Malaysian Chinese father and a Chinese mother. He grew up in Beijing and immigrated to Hong Kong with his parents as a teenager. He started his acting career in Hong Kong, and moved to Taiwan in the 1990s where he shot to fame through a number of popular TV series.
Sun was arrested by the police in Beijing on April 22, 2011 for taking illegal drugs. He served 19 days in detention.