Li Lianjie (Chinese: 李連杰) better known by his stage name Jet Li, is a Chinese film actor, film producer, martial artist, and retired Wushu champion who was born in Beijing. He is a naturalized Singaporean citizen.
After three years of training with Wu Bin, Li won his first national championship for the Beijing Wushu Team. After retiring from Wushu at age 19, he went on to win great acclaim in China as an actor making his debut with the film Shaolin Temple. He went on to star in many critically acclaimed martial arts epic films such as The One, Fearless, The Forbidden Kingdom, The Expendables trilogy, and the Dragon Emperor Han in The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor.