Yuan Shanshan also known as Mabel Yuan is a Chinese actress and singer. She is noted for her roles as in the Gong series: Palace II (2012) and Palace III (2013); as well as Swordsman (2013), Jian Bing Man (2015) and I Married an Anti-Fan (2016).
Occupation Actress Singer
Years active 2008–present
Born: February 22, 1987, 32 years and 7 months, Xiangcheng District, Xiangyang, Hubei, China
Star sign: Pisces
Height: 1.65 m – 54
Bra size: A4 (A4 waist refers to a slim waist that is as slim as the width of a piece of A4 paper.)
Agent Yu Zheng Studio
Education: Beijing Film Academy
Languages: Mandarin, Hubei dialect, and English
Early life and education
Yuan Shanshan was born in a wealthy and highly educated family, to civil servants parents, in Xiangcheng District of Xiangyang city, Hubei province on February 22, 1987. At the age of 6, she started to play the violin.
In 2005, she attended Beijing Film Academy from which she graduated in 2009.
Yuan made her acting debut in A House Maid in 2010, and was praised by co-star Zhao Wenxuan for her performance.
Yuan Shanshan first came to the attention of the audience when she played a supporting role in the historical television series Qin Xianglian. Under her co-star Leanne Liu recommendation, she then signed with Yu Zheng Studio. After guest-starring in Palace, Yuan then got the role of Empress Xiaoshengxian in second installment of Yu Zheng ‘Gong’ series; which propelled Yuan to fame and earned her a Breakthrough Improvement award.
Thereafter Yuan starred in several productions by Yu Zheng such as Beauty Without Tears (2012), the third installment of Yu Zheng ‘Beauty’ series; Beauty of the Emperor (2012); Swordsman (2013), adapted from Jin Yong wuxia novel The Smiling, Proud Wanderer; and Palace 3: The Lost Daughter (2014), the sequel of Palace II – all of the series were popular during their run and led to increased recognition for Yuan. She is also known for her role in the period romantic drama Love in Spring (2013). However despite her rising popularity, Yuan faced several backlash by haters on Weibo in regards to her miscast as the role of Ren Yingying in Swordsman.
In 2015, Yuan starred in the superhero parody film Jian Bing Man, which was a box office success and broke ten million admissions. Yuan won the Most Powerful New Actress award at the Weibo Movie Awards Night. She next starred in the South Korean-Chinese romantic comedy film So I Married An Anti-fan and recorded a duet with her co-star Park Chan-yeol from boy band Exo. For the film, Yuan won the Most Popular Actress award at the Chinese American Film Festival.
In 2010, she entered the stage of acting in the leading role of the servant girl in the big house
In 2011, with the costume drama qin xianlian, I won the best new artist award of the southern festival of film and television golden south.
In 2012, she won the attention of the classic costume drama palace lock bead curtain and won the second Letv film festival.
In 2013, she starred in the martial arts drama the smiling and proud lake, which won the first place in the TV series of the whole country.
In 2014, he starred in the ancient costume court drama the palace lock ; In the same year, her nonprofit film one day was released.
In 2015, the comedy film pancake man, which starred in the film, received a box office of 11.59 billion yuan, while yuan shanshan also won the movie most powerful film, new power actress . In the same year, I joined the original reality TV show freshman year.
In 2016, she won the best actress award at the 12th sino-us film festival for her comedy romance so… and black powder.
On February 4, 2017, in collaboration with YueYunPeng urban romantic comedy starring film crazy yue pry the wind, the SAN SAN yuan plays and graceful figure, persistent pursue of female artist Zhang Zi ink, theaters in 33 million at the box office on Chinese box office; Then, the premiere of her urban emotional drama, above the clouds, premiered on iQiyi, where she played the optimistic young girl Jane, with a network of over 2 billion episodes in the two seasons after the show aired. In march, she starred in the drama lobster police, a spicy comedy starring wang qiyuan, who played the role of a woman who dared to hate and fight in the front line. In July, Yuan Shanshan set up her own studio with her entertainment and entertainment contract. On Aug. 2, she starred in the urban emotional drama the courtship of milulu, which stars as a sunny, highly skilled heart surgeon, milulu. On September 29, yuan shanshan made a guest appearance in a comedy film, sewing machine band. In October, she starred in the urban emotional drama national life, which premiered, and yuan shanshan as the professional screenwriter lu lu
It turned out that Yuan Shan Shan was awarded the Most Popular Actress award at the 2016 Chinese American Film Festival (CAFF) held in Hollywood, Los Angeles.
The star-studded event opened on November 3 with the presentation of the Golden Angel Awards, named after the city of Los Angeles. During the month of November, numerous feature films, submitted from Mainland China, Taiwan, Macau, Hong Kong and the U.S., were showcased in screening locations in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and other cities. First founded in 2005, CAFF is the only Chinese American cultural event in the United States that is official recognized by both the American and Chinese governments.
During her acceptance speech, Yuan Shan Shan said:
Greetings everyone, I am Yuan Shan Shan. In the cinema world, I’m actually still a newbie. I am thankful for the encouragement from the Chinese American Film Festival, and I will keep working hard to hopefully become a good actor. Thank you.
Earlier at the red carpet, Yuan Shan Shan was first asked about her gown, she replied simply that she liked the style.
What was the work she brought with her to the film festival? She said, So I Married My Anti-Fan.
Did she have any expectation for an award? Yuan answered, It probably depends on luck.
This is her first time at CAFF, what did she think about LA? Yuan said, The air feels nice.
Her next project? She will be in a TV drama.
During the interview after she won the award, Yuan Shan Shan said she felt especially happy because this was the first time she won for a movie role. She again thanked the film festival encouragement.
She was also asked if she had any fitness tips. Her advice was to eat healthy, stay away from fried foods, and exercise.
She also expressed the wish for CAFF continued success.
On 15 Mar, Mabel Yuan Shanshan – ‘Queen of Vest Lines’ who possesses a microscopic waist, wasted no time in showing off her waist lines.
Awards and nominations
Year Nominated work Award Category Result Ref.
2012 N/A 2nd LeTV Entertainment Awards Best Breakthrough Actor (TV) Won
2016 Jian Bing Man Weibo Movie Awards Night Most Powerful New Actress Won
So I Married An Anti-fan Chinese American Film Festival Most Popular Actress Won
2017 I Hate You 5th YinYueTai VChart Awards Best Collaboration (with Park Chanyeol)
In 2011, yuan shanshan began to participate in the activity of love blue sky.
In December 2012, the SAN SAN yuan in Beijing to participate in the charity activities initiated by the foundation for poverty alleviation, and love ambassador title, mobilize social forces to donate enough warm bales and art student type, elementary school students to help poor areas warm for the winter.
Shanshan on March 3, 2013 yuan in love scold scold weibo by public interest action, fifty cent party network negative energy conversion for donations, 24 hours the message number is 101387, SAN SAN yuan amounted to donate $50693.50, this money has bailed out four stubborn alive disabled orphans in real life; In April, when an earthquake struck ya ‘an, sichuan province, yuan shanshan painted a picture for children in the disaster area and wrote a message. May, visit love blue sky sick orphans small bright moon; On October 28, by the United Nations environment programme (unep) and the official xinhua news agency in Kenya are invited to south-south cooperation, in addition to attend the south-south cooperation the opening ceremony, she also to visit the headquarters of the United Nations environment programme (unep) in Kenya, will also experience the local customs, and on the country party singing traditional Chinese songs cordate telosma and so on.
On April 25, 2014, Yuan Shanshan won the charity star award of the 11th China charity list.
On June 14, 2015, Yuan Shanshan TEDx invited, to the world to share good idea – in the network violence to defend their, to the global Internet users to share good idea generation actor, known by the media as one of the most inspiring China faces after 90 eyes. In September, he was invited to serve as the public image ambassador of the first nanjing youth culture week, and called on the youth volunteers to devote themselves to the public welfare activities and pass on the positive energy of youth. Then, fashion health 2015 pink ribbon double cover was first revealed, and yuan shanshan was a nude advocate for healthy exercise.
On January 17, 2016, Yuan Shanshan as representatives to attend the UNDP activity (UNDP) image ambassador global name angel and UNDP panda global recruiting activity, and issued by the United Nations the United Nations development program (UNDP) panda star angel and chengdu panda ambassador issued by the chengdu panda base, then addressed Yuan Shanshann, called on people to pay attention to the giant panda, global protection of endangered species of wild animals; Subsequently, she was awarded the annual female media award of the year by the United Nations for the promotion of gender equality and empowerment of women. In June, Yuan Shanshan traveled to guizhou to work as a public welfare ambassador for a global philanthropic project of a brand. In the meantime, she advocated the civilized habit of saving water while investigating the implementation of the project. On September 18th, as an actor with a long-term focus on public welfare, he was invited to attend the global social media and public welfare summit.
On April 26, 2017, Yuan Shanshan love scold scold won the 14th China charity list ten big charitable projects in China, this is the top China charity time selection and issued by China top ten charity project awards, scold scold love is the only a star charity projects; On May 20, Yuan Shanshan was invited to participate in the global new media exhibition on sustainable development, and advocated the concept of sustainable consumption.
From Yuan Shanshan expression of the plot and the transmission of her characters, it is not hard to see her seriousness and dedication. Not only that, she often need overnight to catch scene shot to, even work continuously for more than 15 hours a day, but without complaining Yuan Shanshan, this cycle to work intensity for crew to love dearly, but also for her modesty, dedicated work attitude.
Scold scold from the original love doing public against cyber-bullying, positive and optimistic to promote healthy lifestyle, majia line practice healthy sex appeal, in the SAN SAN yuan can do to help others, the practice of public welfare at the same time, she also start with relaxed and agile short hair a new attitude, insist to take exercise the body, promote healthy lifestyle, majia line through sweat and hard practice, let everyone see her persistence and belief.
YUAN SHANSHAN and BOYFRIEND ZHANG JIKE HOT NIGHT IN SHANGHAI HOTEL AFTER DINNER?
Actress with a very slick waistline, Yuan Shanshan, have been spotted dining with Chinese national table tennis player Zhang Jike on 1 Jan 2017.
In addition to wining and dining with some friends as camouflage, the couple were also seen spending the night together after the meeting in the same! hotel!
How did they begin? During an interview once, Yuan Shanshan was asked what is her type and she replied point-blank that she liked athlete Zhang Jike, who ranks 4th in the world in 2016.
And Zhang quietly followed her on social media the next day.
Both of them enjoy exercising and makes an ideal sporting pair.