Tanny Tien-Ni

D.O.B: Jan 01, 1948 |

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Born in Shanghai in 1948 and raised in Taiwan. She studied Beijing Opera and in 1967 formally entered the entertainment word after being named Sweater Princess in a local beauty pageant.

Biography

Born in Shanghai in 1948 and raised in Taiwan. She studied Beijing Opera and in 1967 formally entered the entertainment word after being named Sweater Princess in a local beauty pageant. After appearing in Taiwanese television series, she made her film debut in Sword of Endurance. In 1972 signed a contract with Shaw Brothers. Li Han-Hsiang appreciated her special brand of sex appeal and cast her in Illicit Desire (1973). Its box office success led to her starring in a number of Li-directed erotic films. Trivia: Married to actor classic wu xia actor Yueh Hua in 1975. Her younger sister Tien Niu was also a major Shaw Brothers star of the 1970s.