Zhou Dongyu

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Zhou Dongyu (, born 31 January 1992) is a Chinese actress, who gained recognition after appearing in Zhang Yimou's film Under the Hawthorn Tree.wikipedia
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She is regarded as one of the "Four Dan actresses of the post-90s Generation" (Chinese: 90后四小花旦), along with Zheng Shuang, Zhou Dongyu and Guan Xiaotong.

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Known as the "Nation's Daughter" in China, Guan is regarded as one of the "Four Dan Actresses of the post-90s Generation", along with Zheng Shuang, Zhou Dongyu and Yang Zi; and as one of the "New Four Dan actresses of the "post-'95s" Generation" by CCTV.

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She was also chosen by Southern Metropolis Daily as one of the "Four Dan actresses of the post-90s Generation", along with Zheng Shuang,
Zheng was also chosen by Southern Metropolis Daily as one of the "Four Dan actresses of the post-90s Generation" (Chinese: 90后四小花旦), along with Zhou Dongyu, Guan Xiaotong and Yang Zi.

Soul Mate (2016 film)

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In 2016, she won the Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actress with her performance in Soul Mate.
It stars Zhou Dongyu and Sandra Ma.

The Palace (2013 film)

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In 2013, she starred in historical romance film The Palace, the fourth installment of the Gong series by Yu Zheng.
This film was directed by Pan Anzi and written by Yu Zheng, and starring Zhou Dongyu, Chen Xiao and Zhao Liying.

Under the Hawthorn Tree (film)

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Zhou Dongyu (, born 31 January 1992) is a Chinese actress, who gained recognition after appearing in Zhang Yimou's film Under the Hawthorn Tree.

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Zhou received the Best Actress award at the 53rd Golden Horse Awards together with her Soul Mate co-star Sandra Ma, and also won Best Actress at the 28th Hong Kong Film Critics Society Award.
She is noted for her roles in the films The Left Ear (2015) and Soul Mate (2016), for which she won the Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actress alongside her co-star Zhou Dongyu; and in television series Love Me If You Dare (2015) and Age of Legends (2018).

Hong Kong Film Critics Society Award

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Zhou received the Best Actress award at the 53rd Golden Horse Awards together with her Soul Mate co-star Sandra Ma, and also won Best Actress at the 28th Hong Kong Film Critics Society Award.

My Old Classmate

In 2014, she starred alongside Lin Gengxin in youth romance film My Old Classmate.
My Old Classmate is a 2014 Chinese coming-of-age drama film directed by Frant Gwo and starring Zhou Dongyu and Lin Gengxin.

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In 2014, she starred alongside Lin Gengxin in youth romance film My Old Classmate.
In 2014, Lin starred in youth romance film My Old Classmate with Zhou Dongyu.

Four Dan Actresses

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She was also chosen by Southern Metropolis Daily as one of the "Four Dan actresses of the post-90s Generation", along with Zheng Shuang,

Shall I Compare You to a Spring Day

The same year, she starred in the coming-of-age romance drama Shall I Compare You to a Spring Day alongside Zhang Yishan; and featured in science fiction wuxia film The Thousand Faces of Dunjia directed by Tsui Hark.
Starring Zhang Yishan and Zhou Dongyu, the series is a coming-of-age story about young love and brotherhood among a group of youths, who lived during the revolutionary times of Beijing.

Sparrow (TV series)

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Zhou also starred in her first television series, spy war drama Sparrow.

This Is Not What I Expected

In 2017, Zhou starred alongside Takeshi Kaneshiro in romantic comedy This Is Not What I Expected.
This Is Not What I Expected is a 2017 romantic comedy film directed by Derek Hui and produced by Peter Chan, starring Zhou Dongyu and Takeshi Kaneshiro.

Never Said Goodbye (film)

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The same year, she won the Best Actress award at the 8th Macau International Movie Festival for her performance in the South Korean-Chinese romance film Never Said Goodbye.
Never Said Goodbye is a 2016 romance film directed by Lin Yu-Hsien and starring Lee Joon-gi, Zhou Dongyu and Ethan Juan.

Breakup Buddies

The same year, she featured in comedy Breakup Buddies.

Yang Kaihui

In 2011, she starred in Barbara Wong's romance film The Allure of Tears; and also featured in war film The Road Of Exploring, playing Yang Kaihui, the wife of political leader Mao Zedong.

Us and Them (film)

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In 2018, Zhou starred in Rene Liu's romance film Us and Them alongside Jing Boran.
The film stars Jing Boran, Zhou Dongyu and Tian Zhuangzhuang, and was released on April 28, 2018.

Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actress

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In 2016, she won the Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actress with her performance in Soul Mate.

The Allure of Tears

The Allure of Tears is a 2011 Chinese romance drama film co-written and directed by Wong Chun-Chun and starring Zhou Dongyu, Aarif Rahman, Gigi Leung, Richie Jen, Joe Chen, and Shawn Dou.

The Ark of Mr. Chow

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In 2015, she starred opposite Ethan Juan in suspense film The Unbearable Lightness of Inspector Fan and youth drama The Ark of Mr. Chow alongside Sun Honglei.

Chinese Restaurant (TV series)

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The Unbearable Lightness of Inspector Fan

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In 2015, she starred opposite Ethan Juan in suspense film The Unbearable Lightness of Inspector Fan and youth drama The Ark of Mr. Chow alongside Sun Honglei.

Zhang Yishan

The same year, she starred in the coming-of-age romance drama Shall I Compare You to a Spring Day alongside Zhang Yishan; and featured in science fiction wuxia film The Thousand Faces of Dunjia directed by Tsui Hark.
In 2017, Zhang starred in the youth romance drama Shall I Compare You to a Spring Day alongside Zhou Dongyu, based on the novel Beijing, Beijing by Feng Teng.

Beijing Film Academy

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Zhou Dongyu was born in Shijiazhuang on 31 January 1992, and graduated from the Beijing Film Academy in 2015.