Jeffrey Xu Ming Jie (born October 3, 1988), addressed as Jeffrey Xu, is a talented Chinese-born actor and TV personality.
He is working predominantly in the Singapore entertainment industry. He broke into the movie industry in 2011 and has remained relevant.
Jeffrey Xu also made headlines when he was named one of the 8 Dukes of Caldecott Hill. The young actor has appeared in several award-winning Singaporean movies, and his appearances received positive criticisms.
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Jeffrey Xu Ming Jie|
|Stage Name:||Jeffrey Xu|
|Born:||3 October 1988 (age 33 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Shanghai, China|
|Parents:||Xu Boliang, Zheng Suzhen|
|Wife • Spouse:||Felicia Chin|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||Felicia Chin|
|Occupation:||Actor • TV Personality|
|Net Worth:||US$5 million|
Early Life & Education
Jeffrey Xu was born on October 3, 1988, In Shanghai, China, to Chinese parents who lived in Shanghai at the time of his birth. He was born to Xu Boliang (father) and Zheng Suzhen (mother). He has been an active actor, working with local cinemas in his municipality.
He knew he wanted to act, but that was all he knew. He had no clear idea of how to make this dream come true, and even if he did, where would he find the time?
While studying performing arts at Shanghai Film Art Academy, Jeffrey Xu juggled schoolwork with his part-time job and performances of different kinds, from traditional Chinese opera to modern musicals to experimental pieces with local theater groups.
Jeffrey Xu and his fiancée, Felicia Chin, have been dating for over seven years and are now prepared to tie the knot. On July 29, he unexpectedly got down on one knee in front of family, friends, and fellow actors Zhu Houren and Chew Chor Meng at the Night Safari to propose to Felicia Chin.
According to Jeffrey Xu, the location was chosen because Felicia Chin‘s first job was at the Night Safari and her childhood ambition was to work as a zookeeper.
In addition, he told CNA Lifestyle, We love animals and frequently go on dates to the zoo. The couple started dating in 2015 after they met in Paris at the Eiffel Tower.
Jeffrey Xu played an autistic youngster in Devotion, his first drama role, earning him a nomination for Best Newcomer at the 2012 Star Awards. In 2013 and 2017, for the corresponding dramas, he was nominated for a Star Award for Best Supporting Actor.
He received the Best Actor in a Supporting Role honor at the 18th Asian Television Awards (ATA) in 2013 for his depiction of Marry Me. In 2015, Jeffrey Xu was featured in several dramas, such as Crescendo, Sealed with a Kiss, The Journey: Our Homeland, Tiger Mum, and the just finished Life – Fear Not from Life Is Beautiful.
At the 2016 Star Awards, Jeffrey Xu was named among the Top 10 Most Popular Male Artists. He appeared in several dramas in 2017, including Have a Little Faith and Mightiest Mother-in-Law. Alongside Chen Liping and Xiang Yun, he completed the long-form drama Life Less Ordinary, which premiered on October 2.
Jeffrey Xu worked on two Toggle series dramas in 2018: Love at Cavenagh Bridge and Blue Tick. Out of the Top 10 Most Popular Male Artists in 2016, he received one.
During Jeffrey Xu‘s birthday celebration, he and several Mediacorp artists were under investigation by MND in December 2020 for allegedly violating COVID-19 rules.
Jeffrey Xu has accumulated an estimated net worth of US$5 million. His earnings come mostly from his career as an actor. He is well compensated for each movie he debuts in.
Aside from being an actor, Jeffrey Xu is an influencer and has been named an ambassador for several top brands.
- Instagram handle: @Jeffrey_xu
- Twitter handle: @Jeffreyxu_
- Young & Fabulous
- Oh! Squints III
- Republic Of Fod
- Fat Hope
- Let’s Play Loce
- Marry Me
- Gonna Make It
- Three Wishes
- Life Is Beautiful
- Tiger Mum