5. Zhou Xun
Zhou Xun was born on October 18, 1974. She is a Chinese actress as well as a singer. She earned international acclaim for her previous roles in Suzhou River and Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress. Zhou Xun is also known as the four Dan actresses of the country. She received many awards as Beijing college student film festival, Golden Horse Award, Hundred Flowers Awards, Shanghai film critics award, Asian Film Awards as the best actress.
In August 2016, Zhou started filming for the traditional costume drama Ruyi’s Royal Love in the Palace, the series to the 2012 hit show ‘The Legend of Zhen Huan’. She would star as the eponymous character Ruyi.