Fan Bingbing (born 16 September 1981) is a Chinese actress and singer.
Fan was born and raised in Qingdao, Shandong. She graduated from Shanghai Xie Jin's Star School and Shanghai Theatre Academy.
In 1997, Fan rose to stardom for her supporting role as Jin Suo in the Taiwanese television sitcom Princess Pearl and its sequel in 1998, which starred Zhao Wei and Ruby Lin in the leading roles.
Over the next few years,…