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Li Yuan, actress, voice actress, speaker, Berlin
© Daniel Krüger
  • Actress
  • voice actress
  • speaker

Basic data

DialectsAmerican (Standard)
Skills (dance)Argentine TangoJazzdance
Skills (sports)aikidounderwater scuba-diving
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin


About Li Yuan

Li Yuan, is half Manchu- half Han-Chinese, was born and grew up in Beijing, China. She speaks Mandarin Chinese, English and German, dances argentine tango as a main hobby. She attended to an acting school in Berlin for three years and made her first film debut as the leading role in an independent Chinese film named "The Bridge" in Beijing right after her acting study in 2012. Her second big feature film named "Out of Frame" with her in the leading role won the Best Asian Film on the Warsaw International Film Festival in 2017. She was also a small part in the Chinese film named "Girls Always Happy", which was nominated as Best First Film on the Berlinale 2018 and won many important international prizes afterwards. In 2019 she co-starred in another Chinese film named "Right Here Waiting For You" was screened in all over China. Recently she appeared in the beloved German soap "Rote Rosen" as an episode main character in November, 2020.


2008/9 to 2011/9Starter Berliner Schauspielschule für Film und Fernsehen (nebenbei Rollearbeiten bei Pro. Doc. Detlev Jacobsen)


2019won Best Web Series on Elderhall Texas Independent and Light & Future International Film Festival
2018nominated as Best First Film on Berlinale, won HongKong Interna. Film Festival FIPRESI & FIREBIRD
2017won Warsaw International Film Festival Best Asian Film; FUKUOKA Asian Film Festival Grand Prix Award
2013Drachenmädchen, als 1.Regieassit. Deutscher Kamerapreis, Hessischer FilmDokumentarfilm

Movies as actress

2023Aktenzeichen XY-Spezial - Vorsicht, Betrug!
Yushi Yang [SR]
TV Magazine, ZDF [de]MultipleYushi Yang [SR]
2022Home Sick Home
Mrs. Chen [L]
Education/Training ProductionCadenza ZhaoMrs. Chen [L]
Isana 7 [SR]
Independent Feature FilmIsabelle KonradIsana 7 [SR]
2020Rote Rosen
Lin Reichard [SR]
TV Series, ARD [de]MultipleLin Reichard [SR]
2020Aktenzeichen XY ... ungelöst
Phoonsuk [SS]
TV Magazine, ZDF [de]Thomas PauliPhoonsuk [SS]
2019SOKO Potsdam
Chay Höller [GS]
TV Series, ZDF [de]Marcel-Kyrill GardelliChay Höller [GS]
2019Right Here Waiting For You
Axiao [L]
Feature FilmTraffon ShenAxiao [L]
2018A Disease Called Love
Gerda [SR]
SeriesNatalie MacMahonGerda [SR]
2017Girls Always Happy
Yu Shan [SR]
Feature FilmYang MingmingYu Shan [SR]
2016Der Kriminalist
Sandra Chu (F: 81 Der Kämpfer) [BP]
TV Series, ZDF [de]Filippos TsitosSandra Chu (F: 81 Der Kämpfer) [BP]
2014Age Of The Glory
Lily [SR]
Independent Feature FilmXu GengLily [SR]
2013Out of Frame
Yangyang [L]
Feature FilmWai Lun KwokYangyang [L]
2012The Bridge
Jiang Xiaoying [L]
Independent Feature FilmHaibin BaiJiang Xiaoying [L]
2011Festes Froh
Engel 4
Short FilmJulia RichterEngel 4
2010Orange (Israel) - Aurora
-- [SR]
CommercialUri Shizer-- [SR]
2010State Grid - Magic Box
-- [SR]
Corporate FilmMarc Tamschick-- [SR]
2010I Phone Y(o)u
Reiseleiterin [BP]
Feature FilmDan TangReiseleiterin [BP]
2009Engel weinen nicht
Tina [L]
Short FilmMichael SteinwandTina [L]
2009Quickygames - Dreibein-Lauf
n.n. [L]
CommercialOliver Zengern.n. [L]
2008Un-Lost Childhood
vivi [L]
Short FilmEvelyn Mugaluvivi [L]

Movies as voice actress / speaker

2015CastleTV Series, ABC [us]Asian woman [BP]
2013Shanghai Blues - Nouveau mondeTV Movie, arteNi Hao [L]Xin Wang

Basic data

Height163 cm
Weight48 kg - 105 lb.
Body typeslim
Clothing size34
Ethnic appearanceasian (east asian)
Hair colourblack
Hair lengthlong
Eye colourdark brown
DialectsAmerican (Standard)
Voice typemezzosoprano
Skills (dance)Argentine TangoJazzdance
Skills (sports)aikidounderwater scuba-diving
Experience abroadEast Asia: China
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin
Accommodation possibilitiesPeking