|Chinese name||林鳳嬌 (traditional)|
|Chinese name||林凤娇 (simplified)|
|Pinyin||Lín Fèngjiāo (Mandarin)|
|Jyutping||Lam4 Fung6 Giu1 (Cantonese)|
|Pe̍h-ōe-jī||Lîm Hōng-kiau (Hokkien)|
30 June 1953 |
|Spouse(s)||Jackie Chan (1982-present)|
|Children||Jaycee Chan (b. 1982)|
She dropped out of school at age 12 due to her family's poverty. In 1972, at age 19, she starred in her first film, The Hero of Chiu Chow (poster) / Hero of Waterfront (onscreen) (潮州怒漢), a kung fu film. Many of her films are based on the novels of Chiung Yao.
She met Jackie Chan in 1981 and they married in Los Angeles the following year. Their only child, a son Jaycee Chan (now also an actor and singer), was born the day after they got married. Lin has since retired from the film industry.
- "Awards Archive 1979". Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival. Retrieved 23 July 2013.