Godfrey Gao

Yi Xiang Gao

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  • First Name: Yi Xiang
  • Family Name: Gao
  • Native name: 高以翔
  • Nationality: Taiwanese
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: September 22, 1984
  • Died: November 27, 2019

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Yi Xiang Gao

Godfrey Gao

  • Name: Godfrey Gao
  • Native name: 高以翔
  • Nationality: Taiwanese
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: September 22, 1984
  • Died: November 27, 2019
Godfrey Gao was a Taiwanese-born Canadian model and actor. Gao was born in Taipei, Taiwan, to a Taiwanese father and a mother from Malaysia. He moved to Vancouver, Canada, during his childhood, and later studied at Capilano University in North Vancouver. Gao's father is Shanghainese but grew up in Taiwan while his mother is a Peranakan from George Town. Since returning to Taiwan to work as a model in 2004, Gao appeared in several TV dramas and films. He played Magnus Bane in the film adaption of "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones". He was also the first Asian male to model for the fashion brand, Louis Vuitton. He was managed by JetStar Entertainment and joined Korean actress Yoo In Na for Wedding Bible.

On November 26, 2019, while filming in Ningbo, China for a sports reality tv show 'Chase Me'. Gao collapsed and was sent to the hospital, however hours later, it was confirmed that he had passed away due to heart attack at the age of 35.
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2020 We Are All Alone
Chinese Drama, 2020, 36 eps
Mo Bei (Main Role)
36
Main Role
0.0
2019 The Gravity of a Rainbow
Chinese Drama, 2019, 40 eps
Ji Huang (Main Role)
40
Main Role
8.2
2016 Remembering Lichuan
Chinese Drama, 2016, 38 eps
38
Main Role
8.2
2016 Chinese Hero Zhao Zi Long
Chinese Drama, 2016, 60 eps
Lu Bu (Support Role)
60
Lu Bu
Support Role
7.3
2014 Only If I Love You
Chinese Drama, 2014, 42 eps
Yan Jun (Support Role)
42
Yan Jun
Support Role
7.9
2013 Never Give Up, Dodo
Chinese Drama, 2013, 10 eps
Xu Fei (Main Role)
10
Xu Fei
Main Role
7.6
2013 Hello Gorgeous
Chinese Drama, 2013, 24 eps
Li Zhen (Main Role)
24
Li Zhen
Main Role
7.1
2012 The Queen of SOP
Chinese Drama, 2012, 33 eps
Gao Zi Qi (Main Role)
33
Main Role
7.6
2011 Odd Perfect Match
Taiwanese Drama, 2011, 21 eps
Ying Kai Tai (Main Role)
21
Main Role
6.9
2010 Volleyball Lover
Taiwanese Drama, 2010, 15 eps
Bai Qian Rui (Main Role)
15
Main Role
7.0
2009 MoMo Love
Taiwanese Drama, 2009, 13 eps
Chen He (Main Role)
13
Main Role
6.8
2007 Bull Fighting
Taiwanese Drama, 2007, 17 eps
Tank (Support Role)
17
Tank
Support Role
7.2
2007 I Want To Become A Hard Persimmon
Taiwanese Drama, 2007, 22 eps
Luo Xin Hu / "Tiger" (Support Role)
22
Luo Xin Hu / "Tiger"
Support Role
7.4
2006 Chao Ji Pai Dang Super
Taiwanese Drama, 2006, 40 eps
(Unknown)
40
Unknown
0.0
2006 The Kid from Heaven
Taiwanese Drama, 2006, 32 eps
Luo Yi Xiang (Support Role)
32
Luo Yi Xiang
Support Role
6.9
2006 Love Queen
Taiwanese Drama, 2006, 21 eps
Wang Zheng Xun (Support Role)
21
Wang Zheng Xun
Support Role
6.4
2006 The Magicians of Love
Taiwanese Drama, 2006, 22 eps
[Xiao Ling's boyfriend] (Guest Role)
22
[Xiao Ling's boyfriend]
Guest Role
6.8
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2020 Wedding Bible
Chinese Movie, 2020,
Chikai (Main Role)
Main Role
8.3
2019 Shanghai Fortress
Chinese Movie, 2019,
Yang Jian Nan (Main Role)
Main Role
6.0
2018 Legend of the Ancient Sword
Chinese Movie, 2018,
Xia Yi Ze (Main Role)
Xia Yi Ze
Main Role
6.8
2017 The Jade Pendant
Hong Kong Movie, 2017,
Tom (Main Role)
Tom
Main Role
7.6
2017 Love is a Broadway Hit
Chinese Movie, 2017,
Song Wei Dong (Main Role)
Main Role
6.7
2017 My Other Home
Chinese Movie, 2017,
Yang Xi Xa (Support Role)
Yang Xi Xa
Support Role
7.9
2016 Min & Max
Chinese Movie, 2016,
Zhang Xiao (Main Role)
Main Role
7.3
2013 Say Yes!
Chinese Movie, 2013,
Xu Zhuo (Support Role)
Xu Zhuo
Support Role
7.5
2008 All about Women
Chinese Movie, 2008,
X (Support Role)
X
Support Role
7.1
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2019 Chase Me
Chinese TV Show, 2019, 3 eps
(Regular Member)
3
Regular Member
0.0
2015 Wonderful Life
Chinese TV Show, 2015, 12 eps
(Guest)
12
Guest
0.0
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News - Nov 27, 2019

Taiwanese Model-Actor Godfrey Gao passes away after collapsing on the set of a reality TV show.

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