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Mei Ting (born 30 April 1975) is an award-winning Chinese actress.[1]

Mei Ting
Chinese name
Pinyin Méi Tíng (Mandarin)
Born (1975-04-30) 30 April 1975 (age 43)
Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
Alma mater Central Academy of Drama
Occupation Actress
Years active 1994–present
Spouse(s)
Yan Po
(m. 2001; div. 2007)

Zeng Jian (m. 2012)
Children 2
Awards
Huabiao Awards
Outstanding Actress
1999 A Time to Remember
Other awards
1997 22nd Cairo International Film Festival
– Best Actress
6th Beijing TV Arts Chunyan Award
– Best Actress
2002 Popular Television – Top 10 Actress
2003 Golden Eagle TV Festival – Best Actress
2003 CCTV – Top Audience Choice Actress

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Early lifeEdit

In the 1980s, at age 7, Mei Ting enrolled in the "Art Troupe of Little Red Flowers" a famous art and performance group and school for talented children in Nan Jing, her home town. At age 9, she played a role in film The Moon in Moon Festival. When she was 13, she started her career as a dancer in “Song & Dance Troupe of Frontier Line”. At 19 in 1994. she was invited to play a major role in the TV series Red Cherry.

CareerEdit

In 1996, Mei Ting was admitted into the prestige Central Academy of Drama in Beijing, Department of Acting. Among her classmates were Zhang Ziyi, Qin Hailu, Yuan Quan and Hu Jing, dubbed as the “Five Golden Flowers of the Class 1996". During her college years, she was already invited to act in a number of TV series. To everyone's surprise, the second year after her enrollment, she made a difficult decision to suspend her college study to dedicate herself fully to the appointed roles in a number of TV series.[2]

In 1997, she played the role as “Qiu Qiu” in "A Time to Remember", with Leslie Cheung being “Jin”, as a true to life character with exact and elaborate portrayal as well as exquisite depiction. She won the "Best Actress" award for her role in this film at the 22nd Cairo International Film Festival and Huabiao Awards. As an industrious and productive actress, Mei Ting acted in more than 10 movies and TV series between 1997 and 2001.

Personal lifeEdit

She was married to film director Yan Po from 2001 until 2007.[3]

In 2012, she married cinematographer Zeng Jian and has two children with him.[4]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year English title Chinese title Role Notes
1997 A Time to Remember 红色恋人 Qiu Qiu [5]
1999 Dragon Boat Regatta 赛龙夺锦 Zhen Zhen [6]
2002 Dazzling 花眼 Xin Moli [7]
2006 Aspirin 阿司匹林 Wen Jing [8]
2008 Desires of the Heart 桃花运 Zhang Ying [9]
2009 Judge 透析 [10]
2011 1911 辛亥革命 Chen Yiying [11]
2012 Bunshinsaba 笔仙 Xiao Ai [12]
2013 Unbeatable 激战 Wang Mingjun [13]
2014 Blind Massage 推拿 Du Hong [14]
2015 Crazy New Year’s Eve 一路惊喜 Zhang Weiwei [15]
2017 The House That Never Dies Ⅱ 京城81号Ⅱ Niu Menghe/He Fei [16]

Television seriesEdit

Year English title Chinese title Role Notes
1994 Pure Red Hearts 血色童心 Chu Chu
1997 The Story of the North 北方故事 Mei Duo [17]
1999 The Hometown 家园 Fang Ying [18]
2000 One Big Family 南北一家亲 Yao Hongnian
2000 Heart Web 心网 Zhuo Ning/Yue Min [19]
2000 The Way of No Return 别无选择 Yuan Shalang [20]
2001 Love Again 让爱重来 Lei Yuanyuan [21]
2001 Meeting Aquarium 海洋馆的约会 Shi Yu [22]
2001 Huo Yuanjia 霍元甲 Nong Jingqiu [23]
2002 Don't Respond to Strangers 不要和陌生人说话 Hai Xiangnan [24]
2002 Blessing of Safety 平安是福 Le Xian [25]
2002 Heroic Era 激情年代 Bai Yun [26]
2002 Green Flower 绿萝花 Yi Rui [27]
2003 Iron Youth 铁血青春 Ouyang Wen [28]
2003 In the Next Life 夜幕较量 Wu Tong
2003 Who to Depend on 谁可相依 Mei Hongyu [29]
2003 Heroic Age 英雄时代 Mei Hongyu [30]
2004 Camphor Tree 香樟树 Sima Xiaobin [31]
2005 Close to You, Warm Me 靠近你温暖我 Fang Hedan [32]
2005 Mutiny 1938 兵变1938 Xiao Ya [33]
2006 Glass Marriage 玻璃婚 Jiang Xiaowen [34]
2006 New Age of Marriage 新结婚时代 Jian Jia [35]
2007 Stage Sisters 舞台姐妹 Lan Chunhua [36]
2007 You Must be Happy 你一定要幸福 Qin Mingzhen [37]
2007 Women Tears 女人泪 Zhao Qingjian [38]
2007 Police Story 警察故事之红飘带 Yang Yue [39]
2008 The Spring of the City 城市里的春天 Xu Xiaoman [40]
2008 How Far is Happiness 幸福还有多远 Li Ping [41]
2008 Pretty Things 漂亮的事 Shen Han [42]
2010 Zhang Juzheng 万历首辅张居正 Empress Dowager Li [43]
2010 Cellphone 手机 Yu Wenjuan [44]
2011 Walking on the Tip 刀尖上行走 Lin Yingying [45]
2012 The Bachelor 大男当婚 Gu Qing [46]
2012 Thirty Years of Age 而立之年 Zong Xiaoming [47]
2014 Romance of Our Parents 父母爱情 An Jie [48]
2015 Ladies and Boys 淑女涩男 Fiona Cameo
2015 Horrible Bosses 恶老板 Sha Liwei [49]
2017 Stairway to Stardom 逆袭之星途璀璨 Cameo
2017 The First Half of My Life 我的前半生 Special appearance[50]
2017 Nirvana in Fire 2 琅琊榜之风起长林 Empress [51]
2017 Love is the Source of Joy 爱是欢乐的源泉 Zhu Jiaxiang
2018 The Mask 面具 Yao Lan [52]
2018 Always with You 陪读妈妈 Li Na [53]
2018 Give Me An 18 Year Old 给我一个十八岁 Tian Yu [54]
2018 Mad House 疯人院 Su Shengping [55]
2018 The Rise of Phoenixes 天盛长歌 Ya Le Cameo

Stage playsEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1998 Counterfeit Faust
1998 Everyone has a Bright Red Heart

[56][57]

AwardsEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1996 6th Chunyan Awards Best Actress Pure Red Hearts
1998 22nd Cairo International Film Festival A Time to Remember [58]
1999 5th Huabiao Awards Outstanding Actress [59]
2003 21st China TV Golden Eagle Award Best Actress Love Again [60]
2007 11th Golden Phoenix Awards Society Award N/A [61]
2015 15th Chinese Film Media Awards Best Supporting Actress Blind Massage [62]
30th Flying Apsaras Awards Outstanding Actress Romance of Our Parents [63]

ReferencesEdit

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  31. ^ "《香樟树》上海开机 潘虹、梅婷上演"母女秀"". Sina (in Chinese). February 16, 2004.
  32. ^ "《靠近你,温暖我》许晴梅婷柯蓝身陷不伦之恋". Sina (in Chinese). November 14, 2006.
  33. ^ "梅婷《兵变1938》登陆北京 耐严寒演绎特工(图)". Sina (in Chinese). December 29, 2007.
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