Honglei Sun

Honglei Sun

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Honglei Sun was born on Aug 16, 1970 in China. Honglei Sun's big-screen debut came with The Road Home directed by Yimou Zhang in 1999, strarring Luo Yusheng (as Sun Honglei). Honglei Sun is known for Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan directed by Sergei Bodrov, Tadanobu Asano stars as Temudjin and Honglei Sun as Jamukha. Honglei Sun has got 15 awards and 24 nominations so far. The most recent award Honglei Sun achieved is Grand Bell Awards, South Korea. The upcoming new tvshow Honglei Sun plays is Liu xue sheng - Season 1 which will be released on Jun 13, 2019.

Deemed as one of the best actors in China, Sun Hong-Lei first started out as a band lead singer, performing in pubs back in his hometown, Harbin. After graduating from The Central Academy of Drama, Sun first acted in various stage dramas. His outstanding performances landed him his breakthrough role in his first TV drama, Yongbu Mingmu, where he successfully portrayed an assassin. He then went on to star in internationally acclaimed director Zhang Yimou's The Road Home. His versatility and ability of "disappearing" into his roles has earned him various best actor awards.Sun Hong-Lei recently appeared in the critically acclaimed Zhou Yu's Train (released by Sony Pictures Classics), starring opposite famed Chinese actress, Gong Li.

  • Birthday

    Aug 16, 1970
  • Place of Birth


Known For


15 wins & 24 nominations

Grand Bell Awards, South Korea
Best Foreign Actor
Winner - Grand Bell Award
International Chinese Film Festival
Best Actor
Winner - Golden Dragon Award
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TV Shows