Jerry Yan Profile
Name: Jerry Yan
Birth name: Liao Yang Zhen
DOB: January 1, 1977
Place of birth: Taiwan
Blood type: B
Language spoken: Mandarin and Taiwanese Hokkien
Profession: Actor, model and singer
(Also credited as Yan Chen Xu, Yan Cheng Xu, Yan Chenxu, Yan Chengxu, Yin Seng Yuk, Liao Yangzhen, Bao Long, Xiao Bai Tu)
Hobbies: Basketball and dancing
Favourite colour: Black
Favourite country: Japan
Jerry Yan Biography
Jerry Yan is one of Taiwan most popular actors. Jerry is one of the 4 members of boy-band F4 and is famous for his TV dramas like Meteor Garden and The Hospital.
Jerry Yan started his entertainment career as a model. Jerry is already quite famous before given chance in acting, starring as leading actor in TV drama Meteor Garden in 2001, which turned out to be a super hit in Taiwan and across Asia, and Jerry became an instant superstar.
Jerry Yan and the other 3 leading male actors in Meteor Garden were formed into a band, named F4 (adapted from the drama) and released their first album Meteor Rain in concurrent with the TV drama.
Meteor Garden was a decent success, and the band released another album Fantasy 4ever. F4 is not officially disbanded, but all the members are working on solo these days.
Jerry Yan continued to star in some TV dramas, including Meteor Garden 2 (sequel in 2002) and The Hospital (2006).
Jerry Yan also has a solo album under his name, The First Time that was released in 2004. It’s also in 2004 that Jerry starred in his only movie so far, Magic Kitchen alongside Sammi Cheng and Andy Lau.
Jerry Yan is often linked with Taiwan top supermodel Lin Zhi Ling, but both of them have denied being together.