Jiao Junyan

Jiao Junyan (Chinese: 焦俊艳; born 6 May 1987) is a Chinese actress, best known for her role as Fang Huihui on When Larry Met Mary (2016) and has also starred in a number of films and television series, including Love Is Not Blind (2011), Editorial Department Story (2013), Lala's Shining Days (2013), Bunshinsaba 3 (2014), Noble Aspirations (2016), Medical Examiner Dr. Qin (2016), and Detective Dee (2017).

Jiao Junyan
Born (1987-05-06) May 6, 1987 (age 34)
Alma materBeijing Film Academy
Years active2009-present
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese
Simplified Chinese

Early life and educationEdit

Jiao was born in Ma'anshan, Anhui, on May 6, 1987. She graduated from Beijing Film Academy, where she majored in acting.

Acting careerEdit

Jiao made her television debut in Newcomers to the Middle-Aged (2009). Her first role in a movie came with the romance film Rest on Your Shoulder.[1]

In 2010, she appeared in Tea House, a television adaptation based on the drama of the same name by Lao She.[2] The same year, she starred in the spy drama Eternal Wave.[3]

Jiao next starred in the romance television series Never Say Goodbye (2011).[4] She played a supporting role in the war television series The Shengtianmen Gate.[5]

In 2012, she was cast in the suspense drama Trapped.[6] She had a cameo appearance in Lonely Army Hero, a war television series.[7]

In 2013, she headlined two television series, Editorial Department Story and Lala's Shining Days.[8] She rose to fame after portraying Ou Xiaomi in the romance television series Editorial Department Story. She became widely known to audiences with Lala's Shining Days, the sequel to 2010's Go Lala Go!.[9]

Jiao was cast as Yuanyuan in the Ahn Byeong-ki's horror film Bunshinsaba 3 (2014), which premiered on July 4, 2014.[10] The same year, she played a supporting role in the comedy film Breakup Buddies.[11]

In 2015, Jiao played the female lead opposite Jing Chao in military drama Youth Assemble.[12]

In 2016, Jiao played the role of Feng Huihui in Wen Zhang's film When Larry Met Mary,[13] for which she received a Best Supporting Actress nomination at the 31st Golden Rooster Awards.[14] She then played a key supporting role as Jin Ping'er in Noble Aspirations, based on the fantasy novel Zhu Xian by Xiao Ding.[15]

The same year Jiao starred in crime drama Medical Examiner Dr. Qin, opposite Zhang Ruoyun and Li Xian.[16] The series gained over 1.5 billion views on Sohu TV, and earned praise for its storyline and performance.[17] She then starred in the romance film Remembering Lichuan with Godfrey Gao, which received positive reviews.[18]

In 2017, Jiao starred as Wu Zetian, reuniting her with co-star Ren Jialun, who played Di Renjie, in historical television series Detective Dee.[19] She also starred in the female-centric romance drama Solaso Bistro.[20] The same year, she starred inntwo films, Goldbuster and Hanson and the Beast. She appeared as Ah Ping, a network host, in Sandra Ng's directorial debut Goldbuster.[21] She also participated in Hanson and the Beast, a fantasy comedy film.[22]

In 2018, Jiao starred in police drama Caught in the Heartbeat.[23]

In 2019, Jiao was cast in the legal drama Perfect Evidence.[24]



Year English title Chinese title Role Notes
2011 Rest on Your Shoulder 肩上蝶 Xiaoyi
Love Is Not Blind 失恋33天 Feng Jiaqi [25]
2012 Baby Don't Cry 宝贝别哭 Qin Ting [26]
2014 Bunshinsaba 3 笔仙3 Yuanyuan
Breakup Buddies 心花怒放 Xiaobei
2016 When Larry Met Mary 陆垚知马俐 Fang Huihui
The Peaceful Island 平安岛 Liu Jia [27]
2017 Goldbuster 妖铃铃 Ah Ping
Hanson and the Beast 二代妖精之今生有幸 Jia Bingbing
2019 Midnight Diner 深夜食堂 [28]
The Captain 中国机长 Cameo[29]
Hunt Down 长安道 [30]
Gone with the Light 被光抓走的人 [31]

Television seriesEdit

Year English title Chinese title Role Notes
2009 Newcomers to the Middle-Aged 人到中年 He Tiantian
My Ex-wife's Wedding 跟我的前妻谈恋爱 Wang Jianjun [32]
2010 Tea House 茶馆 Da Xiu
Eternal Wave 永不消逝的电波 He Lanfen
Friends 朋友一场 Bi Yuting
2011 Never Say Goodbye 说好不分手 Leng Mei
The Shengtianmen Gate 圣天门口 Xue Ning
2012 Cold Storm 冷风暴 Yi Rongrong
Trapped 步步杀机 Tong Yanmei [33]
Lonely Army Hero 孤军英雄 Bai Xueling
2013 Editorial Department Story 新编辑部故事 Ou Xiaomi
Lala's Shining Days 杜拉拉之似水年华 Du Lala
Longmen Express 龙门镖局 Ah Mei Cameo
2014 Happy 36 Tactics 幸福36计 Li Wenyu [34]
Three Days in the House 囧爸的爱情生活 Du Xiaoyu [35]
Hahaha Restaurant 哈哈笑餐厅 Cameo
The Young Doctor 青年医生 Zhu Yun Cameo[36]
2015 Youth Assemble 青春集结号 Ye Duoduo
Legend of Ban Shu 班淑传奇 Ah Yue Cameo
2016 Eat Drink Man and Woman 饮食男女 Bai Jingjing Cameo
Plastic Surgery Season 整容季 Cameo
Noble Aspirations 青云志 Jin Ping'er
Remembering Lichuan 遇见王沥川 Xie Xiaoqiu
Medical Examiner Dr. Qin 法医秦明 Li Dabao
Happy MiTan 欢喜密探 Cameo
2017 Solaso Bistro 问题餐厅 Tang Yu
Detective Dee 通天狄仁杰 Wu Zetian
2018 The Evolution of Our Love 爱情进化论 Cameo
Caught in the Heartbeat 青春警事 Gu Jing
2020 Farewell to Arms 烽烟尽处 Meng Xiaoyu [37]
Perfect Evidence 完美证据 Qin Qiaochu
A Young Couple 加油!小夫妻 Tang Xin [38]

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Nominated work Award Category Result Notes
2017 When Larry Met Mary 31st Golden Rooster Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
Solaso Bistro 4th The Actors of China Award Ceremony Best Actress (Web series) Won [39]
2019 Hunt Down 11th Macau International Movie Festival Best Supporting Actress Nominated [40]


  1. ^ 焦俊艳出演《肩上蝶》 养眼清纯女片中集结. Netease (in Chinese). April 18, 2011.
  2. ^ 《茶馆》京味十足 新人焦俊艳演北京妞受益多. Tencent (in Chinese). July 29, 2010.
  3. ^ 焦俊艳挑战经典角色 《电波》中造型多变求发展. Tencent (in Chinese). September 14, 2010.
  4. ^ 《说好不分手》央视热播 焦俊艳演技再获肯定. Tencent (in Chinese). March 28, 2011.
  5. ^ 《圣天门口》完满杀青 焦俊艳首次拍雨戏. ifeng (in Chinese). November 2, 2010.
  6. ^ 《步步杀机》展老上海风情 焦俊艳屡破奇案. Tencent (in Chinese). February 16, 2012.
  7. ^ 《孤军英雄》收官 “小清新”焦俊艳脱颖而出. Sohu (in Chinese). October 29, 2012.
  8. ^ 焦俊艳《新编辑部的故事》诠释80后职场新生代. Sina (in Chinese). March 23, 2012.
  9. ^ 馨子《杜拉拉之似水年华》复仇 与焦俊艳开战. Tencent (in Chinese). July 15, 2013.
  10. ^ 《笔仙3》7月4日公映 焦俊艳破尺度演出获赞. China Daily (in Chinese). June 4, 2014.
  11. ^ 《心花路放》票房破10亿 焦俊艳佳作不断. Sina (in Chinese). October 17, 2014.
  12. ^ 《青春集结号》焦俊艳经超领衔热血青春. Sina (in Chinese). September 24, 2015.
  13. ^ 文章导演处女作《陆垚知马俐》定档7月15日. Tencent (in Chinese). April 21, 2016.
  14. ^ 焦俊艳角逐最佳女配 《陆垚》获31届金鸡6项提名. Tencent (in Chinese). August 17, 2017.
  15. ^ 诛仙《青云志》赵立新领衔实力派演员加盟 焦俊艳白雪新鲜抢眼. youth.cn (in Chinese). December 28, 2015.
  16. ^ 《法医秦明》启动 焦俊艳张若昀同框受期待. Netease (in Chinese). February 22, 2016.
  17. ^ "Behind the success of 'Medical Examiner Dr. Qin'". China Daily. December 14, 2016.
  18. ^ 焦俊艳《遇见王沥川》敬业程度受认可. Sina (in Chinese). August 15, 2016.
  19. ^ "通天狄仁杰"曝奇门遁甲片花 焦俊艳展隐秘之美. Netease (in Chinese). December 24, 2017.
  20. ^ 焦俊艳领衔《问题餐厅》 金牌班底聚焦女权话题. Tencent (in Chinese). October 10, 2016.
  21. ^ 焦俊艳《妖铃铃》首挑战“网红” 用心诠释引期待. sina (in Chinese). December 5, 2016.
  22. ^ 《二代妖精》焦俊艳化身兔子精 助力“奇幻之恋”. Sina (in Chinese). December 7, 2017.
  23. ^ 《青春警事》定档7.2 焦俊艳魏大勋热血破案. ifeng (in Chinese). June 25, 2018.
  24. ^ "张若昀、焦俊艳来了!检察题材电视剧《完美证据》在烟台开机". 大众网 (in Chinese). September 5, 2019.
  25. ^ 焦俊艳友情加盟电影《失恋三十三天》. Sohu (in Chinese). November 4, 2011.
  26. ^ 焦俊艳主演《宝贝别哭》 入选电影节传媒大奖. Sohu (in Chinese). June 20, 2012.
  27. ^ 中韩合作《平安岛》开机 焦俊艳牵手黄立行. Sohu (in Chinese). March 19, 2014.
  28. ^ 梁家辉导演处女作《深夜食堂》定档. Mtime (in Chinese). July 3, 2019.
  29. ^ "《中国机长》曝剧照 展现英雄背后的力量". Xinhua News (in Chinese). July 12, 2019.
  30. ^ 海岩范伟联手电影《长安道》首曝海报. Mtime (in Chinese). April 11, 2019.
  31. ^ 黄渤"轻科幻"《被光抓走的人》定档12.13. Mtime (in Chinese). October 15, 019.
  32. ^ 《前妻》众人各具特色 焦俊艳村妞形象备受肯定. Tencent (in Chinese). July 24, 2010.
  33. ^ 《冷风暴》高收视播毕 焦俊艳点亮男人戏. Sohu (in Chinese). August 16, 2012.
  34. ^ 《幸福36计》上演婆媳战 焦俊艳卖萌耍宝欢乐多. Sohu (in Chinese). May 8, 2014.
  35. ^ 《囧爸的爱情生活》将播 焦俊艳变辣妈勇敢追爱. Sohu (in Chinese). April 24, 2014.
  36. ^ 焦俊艳客串《青年医生》演乳腺癌产妇真实抢镜. Tencent (in Chinese). November 28, 2014.
  37. ^ 《烽烟尽处》开机 张翰焦俊艳联手演绎抗战风云. Qianlong (in Chinese). March 23, 2019.
  38. ^ "《加油!小夫妻》开机 焦俊艳尹正化身新手爸妈". Netease (in Chinese). July 22, 2020.
  39. ^ "2018中国好演员论坛举行 揭晓"2017中国好演员"". People's Daily (in Chinese). January 13, 2018.
  40. ^ "于谦将与吴京张涵予共同角逐澳门影帝". Mtime (in Chinese). December 9, 2019.

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