Joan Chen

1961 - Today

Joan Chen

Joan Chen (born April 26, 1961) is a Chinese-American actress, film director, screenwriter, and film producer. In China she performed in the 1979 film Little Flower ("小花") and came to the attention of western audiences for her performance in the 1987 film The Last Emperor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joan Chen has received more than 1,475,929 page views. Her biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,767th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.30

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Joan Chen ranks 1,746 out of 8,832Before her are Jack Lord, Mai Zetterling, Christian Bach, Tom Ellis, Gig Young, and Mirtha Legrand. After her are Marla Maples, Shu Qi, Jon Bernthal, Yevgeny Vakhtangov, Joe Turkel, and Kevin James.

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Among people born in 1961, Joan Chen ranks 77Before her are Moana Pozzi, Jackie Earle Haley, The Edge, Jennifer Coolidge, Vince Neil, and Ralph Macchio. After her are Jacky Cheung, Ricky Gervais, Chad Smith, Jonas Jonasson, Franky Van der Elst, and Andy Fletcher.

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In China

Among people born in China, Joan Chen ranks 542 out of 921Before her are Dong Qichang (1555), Yuen Ren Chao (1892), Chen Kaige (1952), Jiong of Xia (null), Pan Yuliang (1895), and Wang Yi (1953). After her are He Yingqin (1890), Tian Han (1898), Xin Qiji (1140), Cai Yuanpei (1868), Leung Chun-ying (1954), and Shiing-Shen Chern (1911).

Among ACTORS In China

Among actors born in China, Joan Chen ranks 18Before her are Shih Kien (1913), Hou Hsiao-hsien (1947), Ruan Lingyu (1910), Ti Lung (1946), Zhou Xuan (1920), and Zhang Ziyi (1979). After her are Eric Tsang (1953), Faye Wong (1969), Li Bingbing (1973), Fan Bingbing (1981), Tsai Chin (1933), and Bai Ling (1966).