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Daniel Wu is an American actor, director, and producer. He has a Chinese origin and thus the name Wu which is his family name and Yan-Zu as his parents originated from china. One of his roles in acting is in the film, the Chinese language film industry, which made him popular. He started his acting career in 1998 and till he is still acting, having been featured in more than 60 films. He has also been awarded several awards from his outstanding acting roles.

Career Highlights

Daniel Wu has been very successful throughout the years.

Wu’s first role in his acting came in the film of 1988, Bishonen, a Chinese movie, and although he could not speak or read Chinese at that time, he still succeeded. The same year he acted in two other films, the City of Glass, which led to his first award nomination as the best new actor and a supporting role in Young and Dangerous film.

Family and Personal Life

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Daniel is married to Lisa S. They got married on 6th April 2010. The couple is blessed with one daughter, Raven Wu, who was born in 2013. Together with his family, he resides in different places such as Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, and Oakland. He has not forgotten about his martial arts and still takes part in training Wushu.

Family Information
Wife's/Spouse's NameLisa Selesner
Children/KidsYes (Raven Wu)
Boyfriend/Girlfriend (Dating)N/A
Civil StatusMarried

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Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts

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More Interesting Facts
Full/Real NameDaniel Wu Yin-Zu
Gender (Biological)Male
Age (as of today)48 years
Date of BirthSeptember 30, 1974
Place of BirthBerkeley, California
Height1.8 m, 5 feet 11 inches
Weight78 kg, 172 lbs
Net Worth / Wealth$25 million
OccupationActor, Director, Producer

Height, Weight, and Age

Daniel Wu's height is above average measuring 1.8 m. Daniel Wu weighs 78 kg. Being born on September 30, 1974, translates to an age of 48 years as of todays date (July 9, 2023).


I graduated from university with a degree in architecture and then ended up doing a series of internships with different firms. And once I was in an office environment, I realized that at school what I was doing was 98 percent creative, 2 percent makework, but in the real world, it was the other way around.

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For us as Asian-Americans, I think the bane of our existence is one stereotype – ‘Sixteen Candles,’ the Long Duk Dong character.

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Part of the Hong Kong style is the fact that a lot of the performers can perform the moves, and we don’t over-rehearse this stuff.

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For Mandarin scripts, there’s software now where you can just insert the Chinese script, and it comes out all in pinyin.

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I turned 40, got married, got a kid, and my mother passed away. I experienced life and death, with the enjoyment of creating life and the loss, within one year.

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