She’s the indisputable top model of Taiwan. Lin Chi Ling’s candy-sweet voice and elegant poise leaves a very lasting impression. This famous model and actress is 39 years old – and her enviable baby face makes us think she’s in her twenties!
Lin is a recognized celebrity all over Asia, having captured the hearts of many through her modeling gigs, advertisements, and film. She experienced a meteoric rise to stardom, during which, came to be known as the “Lin Chi Ling Phenomenon”. The Chinese epic film, Red Cliff, directed by John Woo, was what truly made Lin’s name known to the Mainland China.
Also as a side, Lin Chi Ling is actually a University of Toronto alum – for those who don’t know!
(and a host of other famous Asian stars…. who else wants to go there now?)
Here’s a really good documentary on her, check it out to find out more about her childhood and rise to fame:
Her voice is so smooth and gentle it can advertise Magnum ice cream: