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Wang Zhenwei is a Actor Chinois born on 20 october 1995 at Handan (Chine)

Wang Zhenwei

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Birth name Zhenwei Wang
Nationality Chine
Birth 20 october 1995 (28 years) at Handan (Chine)

Zhenwei Wang (Chinese Simplified: 王振威, Chinese Traditional: 王振威, Pinyin: Wáng Zhènwěi is a Chinese actor and martial artist. He is best known for his role as Cheng (Lu Weicheng) in the 2010 film The Karate Kid, which is a remake of the original 1984 film.


Early life
Zhenwei Wang was born on October 20, 1995. His family was originally from Handan, Qiuxian, Hebei, China, but his father brought him to Beijing in order for him to receive a better education. At the age of four and a half, his father sent him to the Beijing Shenshahai/Beijing Shichahai Amateur Sports School, as he was "weak and sickly," according to his father. Zhenwei was highly focused during practice sessions. At his young age, he did not complain of being tired even after hours of practice. After years of hard work and effort, Zhenwei gained high praise from the wushu industry with his determination and firm martial arts foundation. Zhenwei received many awards in national competitions at a young age. He was awarded two gold medals in the Beijing Youth Wushu Competition. After training in the Beijing Shenshahai/Beijing Shichahai Amateur Sports School for three and a half years, his father sent him to the Haidian Gymnasium and he began learning the national wushu routines. Two years later, when Zhenwei was 10, he came in first out of 57 excellent competitors when the national wushu team was searching for new members, and he successfully entered the national wushu B-Mannschaft.

In July 2009, The Karate Kid began looking for cast members. The filming dictated that a teenage martial artist be selected. The vice-director of the filming team and Jackie Chan's assistant started the auditions within China's martial arts schools. At the Beijing Film Academy, approximately ten thousand selected contestants participated in the audition. The selection was extremely strict: English fluency, wushu skills, physical appearance, acting facial expressions, and even control over eye expressions were tested. After 3 months of auditions, Zhenwei overcame all difficulties and successfully became the actor who would portray Cheng in The Karate Kid. During filming, Zhenwei suffered a head injury requiring four stitches. He received it while chasing Jaden Smith (playing Dre Parker) after being splashed by the dirty water; Zhenwei hit his head on an oil pail.

Best films

The Karate Kid (2010)

Usually with

Jackie Chan
Jackie Chan
(2 films)
Scott Waugh
Scott Waugh
(1 films)
Michelle Yeoh
Michelle Yeoh
(1 films)
Pilou Asbæk
Pilou Asbæk
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Wang Zhenwei (1 films)

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Hidden Strike
Directed by Scott Waugh
Origin Chine
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Action, Adventure
Actors Jackie Chan, John Cena, Pilou Asbæk, Wang Zhenwei, Jiang Wenli
Roles Xiao Wei
Rating53% 2.689352.689352.689352.689352.68935
Un entrepreneur spécialisé dans la sécurité a pour mission d'extraire des ouvriers d'une raffinerie qui a été attaquée. Il fait équipe avec un ancien officier de l'armée américaine lorsqu'il apprend que l'objectif des attaquants est de voler l'essence de cette raffinerie.
The Karate Kid, 2h20
Directed by Harald Zwart
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Martial arts, Comedy-drama, Kung fu, Action, Adventure, Martial arts
Themes L'adolescence, Films about education, Films about children, Sports films, Martial arts films, L'enfance marginalisée, Kung fu films, Films about school violence
Actors Jackie Chan, Jaden Smith, Wenwen Han, Taraji P. Henson, Yu Rongguang, Wang Zhenwei
Roles Cheng
Rating62% 3.1044953.1044953.1044953.1044953.104495
Twelve-year-old Dre Parker and his mother Sherry move from Detroit to Beijing after Sherry gets a job transfer at her car factory. After a day in a park, Dre develops a crush on a young violinist, Meiying, who reciprocates his attention, but Cheng, a rebellious kung fu prodigy whose family is close to Meiying's, attempts to keep them apart by violently attacking Dre, and later bullies him at school. During an attack, the maintenance man Mr. Han comes to Dre's aid, revealing himself as a kung fu master.