Li Yuan

Yuan Li

  • Name: Yuan Li
  • Native name: 袁立
  • Nationality: Chinese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: July 12, 1972
  • Age: 51
Yuan Li is a Chinese actress, born in Hangzhou of Zhejiang Province and graduated from Beijing Film Academy.
She was talent scouted when she was in high school, and took part in many commercials. During the process of shooting commercials, she gradually developed an interest in acting.

In 1994, she officially entered showbiz when she participated in her first anti-Japanese film "Flying Tigers". In 2000, she won the 18th China TV Golden Eagle Award for Best Supporting Actress in "Yong Bu Ming Mu". In 2002, she won the 25th Popular Film Hundred Flowers Award for Best Supporting Actress in "Pure Sentiment". In 2004, she won the 14th Zhejiang TV Peony Award for Outstanding Actor in "Exquisite Girl". In 2010, she won the Shanxi Taiyuan Huading Award for Best Actress in TV Costume Drama. In 2012, she won the Anhui Satellite TV National Drama Festival Best Character of the Year Award.

Yuan and Chinese film and voice actor Zhao Ling met and fell in love during the filming of TV series "The Colonel's Daughter". They got married in 2007 but divorced at the end of the year.
In July 2011, she met Canadian Blaine Grunewald, Lehman Bush CEO. They dated and got married on 30 November that year. During a variety show in 2015, Yuan admitted she had divorced from Grunewald.
In March 2019, Yuan officially announced her marriage with Chinese poet Liang Tai Ping, 11 years younger than her.

(Source Baidu Baike) Edit Biography
Year Title # Role Rating
2011 Bai Nian Wan Xiang
Chinese Drama, 2011, 30 eps
(Guest Role)
Guest Role
2011 Ji Pin Nan Nu Ri Ji
Chinese Drama, 2011, 28 eps
Zhou Tong (Main Role)
Zhou Tong
Main Role
2010 The Eloquent Ji Xiaolan Season 4
Chinese Drama, 2010, 42 eps
Du Xiao Yue (Main Role)
Main Role
2008 The Queens
Chinese Drama, 2008, 33 eps
Empress Wang Zheng Jun [Young] (Main Role)
Empress Wang Zheng Jun [Young]
Main Role
2008 The King of Shanghai
Chinese Drama, 2008, 32 eps
Xiao Yue Gui (Main Role)
Main Role
2003 The Eloquent Ji Xiaolan Season 2
Chinese Drama, 2003, 43 eps
Du Xiao Yue (Main Role)
Du Xiao Yue
Main Role
2002 The Eloquent Ji Xiaolan
Chinese Drama, 2002, 40 eps
Du Xiao Yue (Main Role)
Du Xiao Yue
Main Role
2002 Black Hole
Chinese Drama, 2002, 31 eps
Feng Lei Lei (Support Role)
Feng Lei Lei
Support Role
1999 Yong Bu Ming Mu
Chinese Drama, 1999, 27 eps
Ouyang Lan Lan (Main Role)
Ouyang Lan Lan
Main Role
1999 My Dear Motherland
Chinese Drama, 1999, 21 eps
Gao Bao Bi (Main Role)
Gao Bao Bi
Main Role
1996 Ying Xiong Wu Hui
Chinese Drama, 1996, 39 eps
Wu Yin Yin (Support Role)
Wu Yin Yin
Support Role
Year Title Role Rating
2013 The Last Tycoon
Hong Kong Movie, 2013,
Ling Hu Sheng (Support Role)
Ling Hu Sheng
Support Role
2011 What Women Want
Chinese Movie, 2011,
Yan Ni (Main Role)
Main Role
2001 Pure Sentiment
Chinese Movie, 2001,
An Ran (Main Role)
An Ran
Main Role
1998 An Unusual Love
Chinese Movie, 1998,
Shu Xin (Main Role)
Shu Xin
Main Role
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2021 The Winter Dream Promise
Chinese TV Show, 2021, 8 eps
1998 Behind the Headlines with Wen Tao
Chinese TV Show, 1998, 5000 eps
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Yuan Li

Li Yuan
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  • First Name: Li
  • Family Name: Yuan
  • Native name: 袁立
  • Nationality: Chinese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: July 12, 1972
  • Age: 51

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