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Wang Gang (actor)

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Chinese name  王剛 (traditional)
Years active  1990s-present
TV shows  Moment in Peking
Occupation  Actor, host
Spouse  Zheng Yan Dong (m. 2006)
Pinyin  Wang Gang (Mandarin)
Role  Actor
Chinese name  王刚 (simplified)
Name  Wang Gang

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Children  Son, name unknown (b. 2008)
Movies  Kung Fu Dunk, Men Behind the Sun, Swordsmen in Double Flag Town, You Deserve To Be Single, Baober in Love
Similar People  Chu Yen‑ping, Mou Tun‑fei, William Chang, He Ping, Li Shaohong

Wang Gang (born December 22, 1948) is a Chinese actor and host. He is best known for his role as Heshen, a corrupt Qing Dynasty official favoured by the Qianlong Emperor, in many television series. He first came to prominence in 1986 for hosting the CCTV New Year's Gala. Wang has also hosted the CCTV programme Friends since 2000. He won a Golden Eagle Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1997 for his performance in Liu the Hunchback Chancellor (宰相刘罗锅). He also hosts Liaoning TV's talk show Wang Gang Telling Stories (王刚讲故事).


Personal life

On 8 November 2006, Wang married a woman he met on the internet in 2005 and has been chatting with since then. In August 2008, when Wang was around 60 years old, his wife gave birth to their son.


  • Kung Fu Dunk (2008)
  • Television

  • Liu the Hunchback Chancellor
  • Eloquent Ji Xiaolan
  • Dream in Forbidden City
  • Rose scents of May
  • Harbin's Nighttime
  • The Prince of Han Dynasty 2 (2003)
  • The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber (2003)
  • The Story of Han Dynasty (2003)
  • The Affaire in the Swing Age (2003)
  • Moment in Peking (2005)
  • Sigh of His Highness (2006)
  • Journey to the West (2010)
  • References

    Wang Gang (actor) Wikipedia