Edit After playing in the Chinese movies for about a decade, she got her chance to appear in the American movies.
Her first English movie was in 1994 and that was in The Crow.
It seems like she loves to keep these matters low and secret. But she also faced some difficulties in her childhood days because of the Cultural Revolution in her country.
She also served as the artist soldier for about three years in China.
Her mother, Chen Binbin (陈彬彬), was a dancer, stage actress, and a literature teacher in Sichuan University; Bai's maternal grandfather was a military officer of the Kuomintang army, and thus was persecuted during the Cultural Revolution.
She is not very tall as she has an average height of 5 feet 3 inches.
Bai was born in Chengdu, People's Republic of China.
Her father, Bai Yuxiang (白玉祥), was a musician in the People's Liberation Army, and later a music teacher.
She has been spot on with her work and this is why she is the star actress she is today.
She appeared in a movie called Hai tan in the year 1984 and this can be taken as her debut role.
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