If you are one of those people who live to be fashionista then, Wengie is one person who can give you tons of tips to up your game. This 30-year-old YouTuber has some easy and amazing tips up her sleeves that can crack you into a smile in a jiffy. From diet and fitness to beauty and cosmetics videos to simple everyday hacks, Wengie has it all in her one channel. Basically a Chinese, Wengie has been bought up in Australia and hence all her beauty tips and hacks have a multicultural tinge to it. This mix is her USP and one of the main reasons why people all over the world are super attracted to her YouTube channel. With over 5 million subscribers and way more than 50 million views, her impact on the youth of today is well explained. She quit her full time corporate job and decided to make her dreams of making it big in the world of videos a reality. While quitting a secure job is not something most people can do, Wengie decided to take the leap of faith and she sure has made a smart move, influencing lives of millions in a positive way.
Chan Kong-sang, famously known to us as Jackie Chan is the world renowned martial arts icon. He has been a successful actor, director, producer, action choreographer, stuntman, etc. He is well known in Asia as well as in the West for his perfect comic timing and his impeccable fighting style. Even after breaking and injuring almost every part of his body, Chan is known to have performed all of his stunts on his own. He has acted in more than 100 Hong Kong as well as Hollywood movies, out of which more than 10 were his own directorial ventures. He has acted in famous movies like ˜Rush Hour', ˜Rush Hour2', ˜Shanghai Knights', ˜Shanghai Noon', ˜The Tuxedo', ˜The Karate Kid', etc. and has been well proclaimed for each one of them. He started his career as a child artist in Hong Kong cinema and his talent and hard work soon made him a known figure in Hollywood. In 2012, at the Cannes Film Festival, he declared that he is taking semi-retirement from the action movies as he needs to take care of his body now.
Jackson Wang is a Hong Kong-South Korean rapper, singer and dancer. He came to fame as a member of the South Korean boy group, ˜Got7.' His parents were sportspersons and his father wanted Jackson to become a fencer like him. He won the Asian Junior Cadet Fencing Championship but decided to follow his passion. He relocated to South Korea and made his debut with the number, ˜Girls Girls Girls.' He made his debut on the Chinese television as a presenter of the show, ˜Go Fridge,' and wrote the music for the theme song of the show. He later became the brand ambassador of Hong Kong Tourism and several other products. He speaks multiple languages and is active on social media where he has a great fan following.
In this era of glamour, it's surprising that youngsters, some of them even as young as 8 or 9, are developing a keen interest in modeling. Now, a fast growing number of new, young talents are beginning to become the toast of the fashion and glamour industry, one such mini model being the 11 year old Jade Weber. Miss Weber who is on her way to become the next greatest fashion diva, is no new name when it comes to the beauty and glitz world. With tons of commercials to her name even before hitting age 13 years, there is no denying that she deserves more accolades and titles than ever! This beauty queen has definitely upped the game of modelling by her incredible on-screen presence and sassy photo shoots. Already making waves in the fashion world for her pretty blue eyes and blonde hair, Jade is on her way to one day be the household name for the modelling industry.
Talk about Chinese acting and singing sensations and you would have Lu Han feature at the top of the list. One of the most recognized faces of the Chinese entertainment industry, Han has found fame, admiration and appreciation not just in China but globally. His acting and singing credentials can be determined from the fact that he is cited as the most popular entertainment star from Mainland China. Han has a lot of firsts to his credit”he was the first actor from post-90s generation who has a wax statue in Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum in Beijing, the first male star from post-90s generation who graced the cover of several high-end popular magazines like Forbes China, People, GQ Style, Southern Metropolis Weekly, ELLE Journal, Cosmopolitan and Harper's Bazaar Journal. He set the Guinness World Record related to Chinese Social Media becoming the first Chinese star whose one single posting received the most comments on Sina Weibo and millions of ˜like' on Instagram. In 2016, Han was featured on Business of Fashion's ˜BOF 100' rankings, becoming the only Chinese celebrity to make it onto the ranking and was given the title ˜Most Anticipated Chinese Star'. He also became the first celebrity born after the 1990s to be named the ˜Artist of the Year' by China Newsweek. And if this weren't enough, did you know that Han is the first singer from mainland China whose album was verified platinum by the IFPI.
Katrina Kaif is a British-Indian actress who has appeared as a leading lady in a number of Bollywood films. A foreigner, she had to suffer a lot of hardships to achieve fame. While she could hardly speak Hindi when she debuted, she dedicated herself to the task of refining her accent and now she not only memorizes her own lines, but also of her co-actors. No one who has ever worked with her can deny that she is one of the few hard-working people in the industry. Debuting with the multi-starrer crime thriller 'Boom', she went on to create successful on-screen pairs with co-actors Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar and Ranbir Kapoor, with whom she has worked on multiple films over the years. She has also worked with many of the other Bollywood megastars including Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan and Hrithik Roshan. While she still does not own a house in India and works on a visa, she has earned a permanent place in the hearts of Indian movie fans for her charming appearance as well as strong performances.
Nicknamed the <a title='Celine Dion' href='/famous/celine-dion.htm'>Celine Dion</a> of Hong Kong, she is a singer who rose to fame as a child performing at live events and televised programs in China. She caught her big break competing at age five on the Let's Sing Kids contest. In 2017, she became a semifinalist on season 12 of America's Got Talent.
Olivia Sui, more popularly known as Smosh Olivia, is a Chinese-American actress and YouTuber who has starred in several TV series. However, she is most popular as a Smosh cast member; Smosh is an American sketch comedy YouTube channel. Before joining Smosh, Sui made several appearances in different episodes of hit TV series such as ˜Weeds', ˜Warzone', and ˜CSI: Crime Scene Investigation'. She officially joined the Smosh squad as a member in March 2015 and became the co-host of Smosh's ˜Seriously Super Stupid Sleepover' alongside Courtney Miller. Sui teamed up with Miller again in 2017 for ˜Whoa! Nature Show'. As a regular Smosh member, Sui comes up with different sketches and performs them along with the other members. Her other acting credits include ˜Squad Vlogs' and ˜Yappie'. Sui is also very popular on Instagram and Twitter. She currently lives in Los Angeles and works as a dancer, comedian, and actor.
Kris Wu, born as Li Jiaheng, is a Chinese-Canadian actor, model, and singer. He has given several box office hits in his acting career including ˜Mr. Six', ˜xXx: Return of Xander Cage' and ˜Journey to the West: The Demons Strike Back'. He has also worked in a number of variety shows till date. Best known as the former member of the band EXO as well as its subgroup EXO-M, Wu has released several albums and solo tracks as a singer. He is one of the most sought-after stars of the Canadian entertainment industry and is associated with several brands as an ambassador. The actor cum singer was the first person to endorse Mixxtail in 2016. He was also chosen by Burberry as its global ambassador, making him the first Asian person as well as the first non-British to be the face of the brand. Talking about the Chinese-Canadian artist's awards and honors, he received the ˜Best New Actor' award at the 3rd China International Film Festival London for ˜Somewhere Only We Know'. He was honored with the ˜Mainland China Actor of the Year' title at the event of GMIC X Annual Awards for his performance in ˜Mr. Six.' Wu has also won several accolades for his singing projects.
Known best for his work with a popular Chinese and South Korean boy band called EXO, this Chinese dancer also performed with SHINee, another all-male pop group.
Karen Ip, better known as Fruitypoppin is an Instagram star, YouTuber, and fashion & makeup specialist who gained fame after her Instagram video ˜Pika Pika' went viral on social media. Known for her witty, humorous, and Asian culture-centric videos, Karen is slowly becoming one of the biggest Asian social media influencers in her age group. With a massive following of millions on Instagram, the young star is also sponsored by some major brands like ˜Daniel Wellington' and ˜Gemini Contacts'. However, the reason for her popularity is not limited to her humorous Instagram posts. It can also be attributed to her transparent nature and not being afraid to show all of her sides on social media. Simultaneously, Fruitypoppin's YouTube channel featuring vlogs on her daily life, Q&A sessions, and ASMR videos, has also gained a massive following. ˜No Honour Roll, No Spring Roll' and her ˜This Is an ASMR video' series are some of the most watched content on the channel. Banking on her status as a social media sensation, she has also launched her own merchandise online.
Yao Ming is a retired Chinese basketball player who played for Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) and the National Basketball Association (NBA). The seven feet, five inches tall player is the only non-US player to lead NBA in All-Star voting. NBA commissioner David Stern had described him as "a wonderful mixture of talent, dedication, humanitarian aspirations and a sense of humor."He was voted to start for the Western Conference in NBA All-Star Game for at least eight times, and on five occasions he was named to the All-NBA Team. He played for China in the 2000 Summer Olympics. He also led his country's national team to three consecutive FIBA Asian Championship gold medals. He played in the 2008 Summer Olympics, and scored the first basket of the game against the US. For six consecutive years, he was on top of the Forbes' Chinese celebrities list in income and popularity. In 2011, he retired from professional basketball due to a series of injuries, which had forced him to miss 250 games in his career.