Xing Yu or Shi Xing Yu aka Shi Yanneng (or Shi Yan Neng) is a 32nd generation Shaolin monk born on December 27, 1978 in Zhangqiu, Shandong. His father and brother are policemen and his mother is a housewife.
He always plays secondary roles or little roles and he's very appreciated and solicited for his authentic kung-fu.
His character dies in most of the major movies he is in.
He ran a Shaolin school in Shenzhen from 2000 to 2007.
- Flash Point (2007)
- My Wife Is a Gambling Maestro (2008)
- Ip Man (2008)
- Bodyguards and Assassins (2009)
- Black Ransom (2010)
- Just Another Pandora's Box (2010)
- No Limit (2011)
- Shaolin (2011)
- Treasure Hunt (2011)
- Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons (2013)
- Princess and the Seven Kung Fu Masters (2013)
- The Wrath of Vajra (2013)
- Angel Warriors (2013)
- The White Storm (2013)
- Kung Fu Jungle (2014)
- The Taking of Tiger Mountain (2014)
- Keeper of Darkness (2015)
- Oh My God (2015)
- Super Bodyguard (2016)
- Line Walker (2016)
- The Deadly Reclaim (2016)
- S.M.A.R.T. Chase (2017)
- Master Z: The Ip Man Legacy (2018)
- Treasure Union (2018)
- The Bravest Escort Group (2018)
- The Heart (2019)