Beijing-born Hongkong veteran star Liu Xuehua has been acting since the 1970s, and is one of the most famous actresses of her generation.
She was also known as the 'Queen of Tears', thanks to her roles in the many tear-jerking TV adaptations of acclaimed Taiwanese writer Chiung Yao's works. Dramas like 1986’s Many Enchanting Nights (Ji Du Xi Yang Hong) and Lovers Under The Rain (Yan Yu Meng Meng) as well as 1987's You Can't Tell Him (Ting Yuan Shen Shen) come to mind.
Although the 62-year-old, who lives alone in Shanghai, hasn’t acted much in recent years, she remains one of the most respected thespians in the industry.
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