Ruby Lin is a Taiwanese popular actress and pop singer. She was born in Taipei on January 27, 1976. She is very beautiful and prominent and has gained wide popularity and respect across Asia especially in the greater China sphere including mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore.
Ruby Lin (Chinese: ???; pinyin: Lín X?nrú) , began her acting career as a part-time advertising model at the age of 17. She shot to fame in 1998 all across greater China as well as Asia after starring as Princess Xia Zi Wei (???) in the Taiwan television series Princess Pearl (????) and its sequel, Princess Pearl II. Since then, Lin has acted in a variety of roles, such as the sassy Jian Ning princess(????) in Duke of Mount Deer 2000 (?????), the cruel assassin Cai Yue (???) in Flying Daggers (???????2003), the gentle-natured Man Zhen (???) in Half Life Fate (??? 2003), benevolent & intelligent queen in Schemes of a Beauty (???? 2010) and spunky tomboy Sun Shangxiang (???) in Three Kingdoms (??? 2010). For her achievements in films and television series, Korean media dubbed her Taiwan's number-one actress and goddess of ancient Chinese series. In 1999, after Princess Pearl was broadcast, she also began a singing career with her first album.
In 2009, Ruby Lin annouced she established her own company Ruby Lin Studio and started to hire employees and stars to produce TV series on her own. For its debut production she bought the rights to the popular novel Qing Shi Huang Fei (????) - The Glamorous Imperial Concubine , a story about the power struggles during the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms Period. Filming began January 15, 2011 in Hengdian World Studios, China. The series started airing on 30th, October 2011 on Hunan TV's golden time (???? China's second biggest television network).
Profile of Ruby Lin
Name: ??? / Lin Hsin Ru / Lin Xin Ru / Lín X?nrú
English name: Ruby Lin
Profession: Actress, model and pop singer
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan
Star sign: Aquarius
Chinese zodiac: Dragon
Blood type: B
Nationality: Han Chinese
Education: Ri Xin (primary school), Zhong Dian High School, Embassy CES NY and New York Art School
Languages: English, Taiwanese, Mandarin and Cantonese
Company: Ruby Studio (Ruby Lin's own management company)
Representative works: Princess pearl, Schemes of a beauty, New Three Kindoms, The Glamorous Imperial Concubine, Romance in the Rain
Won 2004 China East Music Award "Best soundtrack song" for Chinese TV drama theme song "Ban Shang Yuan".
Won 2006 Top Chinese TV Drama Awards Favorite Taiwan Actress Award. Won 2006 MTV Style Awards "Most Style Actress of the year".
Won 2006 BQ Awards Taiwan Most popular actress.
Won 2006 Tom Hero Award "Top 4 actress of the year" 1st place.
Won 2009 China Forbes Magazine award "Charity star of the year".
Won 2010 CRI searching poll "Most favorite Taiwan/Hongkong female actress".
TV dramas of Ruby Lin
2011 New Princess Pearl ?????
2011 Monopoly Exposure ????
2011 The Glamorous Imperial Concubine ????
2010 Three Kingdoms ???
2010 Schemes of a Beauty ????
2009 The Legend and the Hero 2 ????2
2009 Su DongPo ???
2009 Love in Sun Moon Lake ?????
2007 Ancestral Temple ??
2006 Star Boulevard ????
2006 Sound of Colors ??
2006 Da Li Princess ????
2006 Paris Sonata ????
2005 Magic Touch of Fate ????
2004 Amor de Tarapaca
2003 Half Life Fate ???
2003 Boy and Girl ????
2003 Flying Daggers ??????
2002 Taiji Prodigy ????
2002 Only You ????
2002 Wulung Prince ?????
2002 The New Adventures of Chor Lau-heung ????
2001 Romance in the Rain ??????
2001 Duke of Mount Deer 2000 ?????
2000 The Legend of Master Soh ?????
1999 Food Glorious Food ??
1999 Princess Pearl II ????II
1998 Magic Chef ??
1998 Princess Pearl ????
1997 An emergency Mission ????
1997 New Justice Bao: Plum Flower Thief ????????
1997 Last Tango in Shanghai ???????
1996 Story Of Dragon Dynasty ??????????
1996 Angel's Dust ????
1996 Asian Flower Bud ????
1996 The Root ?/????
1996 Taiwan Mysterious Affairs ??????
1996 Zhen Ai Yi Shi Qing ??/??
1995 Taiwan Heavy Case Records ?????
2012 Blood Stained Shoes
2011 Building (Lou - ?)
2011 Fallen City (Qing Cheng - ??)
2010 You Deserve To Be Single (Huogai Ni Danshen - ?????)
2010 Driverless (Wu Ren Jiashi - ????)
2009 Sophie's Revenge (Feichang Wanmei - ????)
2009 Evening of Roses (Ye Meigui - ???)
2005 Kill Two Birds with One Stone (Yishi'erniao - ????)
2005 DragonBlade (Long Dao Qi Yuen - ????)
2004 Love Trilogy (Wo Ai Tianshang Renjian - ??????)
2002 Life Express (Shengsi Sudi - ????)
2002 Dragon's Love (Long'er - ??)
2001 China Strike Force (Leiting Zhan Jing - ????)
2001 Comic King (Manhua Fengyun - ????)
2000 Winner Takes All (Da Yingjia - ???)
2000 The Mirror (Mo Jing - ??)
2000 A Matter of Time (Xin Du Guo Chou Cheng - ?????)
1999 Bad Girl Trilogy (?????????)
1999 My Wishes (Xinyuan - ??)
1995 School Days (Xiaoyuan Gansidui - ?????)