|Chinese name||馬思純 (traditional)|
|Chinese name||马思纯 (simplified)|
|Pinyin||Mā Sīchún (Mandarin)|
|Born||March 14, 1988|
Bengbu, Anhui, China
|Other names||Sandra Ma|
|Alma mater||Communication University of China|
|Relatives||Jiang Wenli (aunt)|
Sandra Ma Sichun (Chinese: 马思纯, born 14 March 1988) is a Chinese actress of Hui ethnicity. She is noted for her roles in the films The Left Ear (2015) and Soul Mate (2016). She won the Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actress alongside her co-star Zhou Dongyu for the role in Soul Mate.
Ma Sichun began her career as a child actress at age 7, when she appeared in The Winter of Three Persons, which stars Jiang Wenli and Zhao Jun. 5 years later at the age of 13, she starred in The Grand Mansion Gate. Both productions co-star her aunt, Jiang Wenli.
Ma became well known after working as a book cover model for Rao Xueman's novel Joy & Sorrow. Thereafter, she was chosen as the female lead by director Shen Yan for the television series Lover, based on the novel Daddy, I have your baby. In 2012, Ma won the Golden Phoenix Awards for Best Newcomer for her performance in the film Time Flies Soundlessly.
2015–present: Rising popularity
Ma achieved wider recognition after starring in the coming-of-age film The Left Ear, directed by Alec Su. Her role as the rebellious and daring Li Bala received acclaim from critics and she was nominated as Best Supporting Actress at the Golden Horse Awards. The same year, she co-starred with Wallace Huo in the crime drama Love Me If You Dare, which contributed to her rise in popularity.
In 2016, Ma was cast in Lou Ye's upcoming cop film, A Rain Cloud in the Sky. She then starred in adventure film Time Raiders, based on the popular tomb-raiding novel series Daomu Biji. The same year, she starred in romance film Soul Mate, playing the beautiful, kind yet rebellious protagonist. Ma won the Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actress alongside her co-star Zhou Dongyu.
|Year||English title||Chinese title||Role||Notes|
|1995||The Winter of Three Persons||三个人的冬天|
|2012||Time Flies Soundlessly||岁月无声||Yang Duoduo|
|2014||One Minute More||我的男友和狗||Dazhi's mother|||
|2015||The Left Ear||左耳||Li Bala|
|2016||Time Raiders||盗墓笔记||A Ning|
|Soul Mate||七月与安生||Lin Qiyue|
|Detective Dee: The Four Heavenly Kings||狄仁杰之四大天王||Shui Yue|
|TBA||A Rain Cloud in the Sky||风中有朵雨做的云||Xiao Nuo|
|Wild Grass||荞麦疯长||Yun Qiao|
|Year||English title||Chinese title||Role||Notes|
|2001||The Grand Mansion Gate||大宅门||Bai Yuting|
|2011||Modern New Human||摩登新人类||Wen Xue|||
|2014||Love Is the Most Beautiful||爱情最美丽||Ma Xiaocan|||
|The Empress of China||武媚娘传奇||Helan Minyue|||
|2015||Love Me If You Dare||他来了，请闭眼||Jian Yao|
|The Legend of Mi Yue||芈月传||Wei Yi|||
|2017||Oh My General||将军在上||Ye Zhao|||
|2018||Age of Legends||橙红年代||Hu Rong|
|Year||English title||Chinese title||Album||Notes|
|2017||"For My 17-year-old Self"||给17岁的自己||Secret Fruit OST||with various artists|
Awards and nominations
|2013||Time Flies Soundlessly||14th Golden Phoenix Awards||Newcomer Award||Won|||
|2015||The Left Ear||52nd Golden Horse Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Nominated|
|10th Chinese Young Generation Film Forum Awards||Best New Actress||Won|||
|2016||Soul Mate||53rd Golden Horse Awards||Best Actress (with Zhou Dongyu)||Won|||
|2017||36th Hong Kong Film Awards||Best Actress||Nominated|
|24th Beijing College Student Film Festival||Best Actress||Nominated|
|17th Chinese Film Media Awards||Best Actress||Nominated|||
|2nd Golden Screen Awards||Best Actress||Won|||
|The Left Ear||16th Golden Phoenix Awards||Society Award||Won|||
|2018||Oh My General||24th Huading Awards||Best Actress (Ancient Drama)||Nominated|||
|Soul Mate||34th Hundred Flowers Awards||Best Actress||Nominated|||
- 马思纯妈妈是谁？蒋雯丽亲姐兼经纪人. Netease (in Chinese). November 27, 2016.
- 马思纯的妈妈好美啊，毕竟是蒋雯丽的亲姐姐. Sohu (in Chinese). November 28, 2016.
- "[娱乐连环画]明星校花特辑：蜜桃成熟时". NetEase (in Chinese). April 17, 2014.
- "《恋人》讲述"忘年恋" 马思纯大受导演褒扬". Sina (in Chinese). December 11, 2008.
- "马思纯《岁月无声》精彩演绎 喜获金凤凰". Sohu (in Chinese). September 11, 2013.
- "Film Review: 'The Left Ear'". Variety. April 29, 2015.
- "《左耳》话青春引爆珠海 劳模马思纯马不停蹄备受好评". ifeng (in Chinese). May 4, 2015.
- "52nd Golden Horse Awards Nominees". goldenhorse.org.tw. Retrieved 2017-06-03.
- "《他来了，请闭眼》阵容曝光 霍建华爱上马思纯". China Daily (in Chinese). May 15, 2015.
- "《他来了请闭眼》马思纯演绎另类华生". Sina (in Chinese). October 16, 2015.
- "文艺导娄烨将拍警匪商业片 井柏然秦昊马思纯主演 2月底开机". Mtime (in Chinese). February 18, 2016.
- "娄烨《风中有朵雨做的云》首发剧照 井柏然马思纯等主角亮相 上映日期仍未宣布". Mtime (in Chinese). October 16, 2018.
- "'Time Raiders' to hit theatres this Friday". China.org.cn. August 2, 2016.
- "安妮宝贝"七月与安生"登银幕 周冬雨马思纯主演". NetEase (in Chinese). December 8, 2015.
- "Feng Xiaogang wins Golden Horse for 'I Am Not Madame Bovary'". Daily Mail. November 27, 2016.
- "New Detective Dee film set to thrill mystery fans". China Daily. May 10, 2017.
- "校园爱情片《奇葩朵朵》定档4.4". Mtime (in Chinese). March 13, 2018.
- "马思纯钟楚曦黄景瑜加盟《荞麦疯长》". Mtime (in Chinese). May 22, 2018.
- "陈伟霆马思纯主演《橙红年代》定档9.17". Mtime (in Chinese). September 6, 2018.
- "马思纯参演《我的男友和狗》 与何润东成为狗友". Netease (in Chinese). June 2, 2015.
- "《摩登新人类》收官 马思纯情人节后收获爱情". Tencent (in Chinese). August 8, 2011.
- "《刷新3+7》9月开播 胡歌安以轩等众星云集". Sina (in Chinese). August 17, 2012.
- "马思纯主演《未婚妻》即将开播". Netease (in Chinese). October 23, 2013.
- "马思纯加盟《爱情最美丽》 演技获张国立肯定". Tencent (in Chinese). April 22, 2013.
- "马思纯《武媚娘传奇》 打酱油的"一瞥姑娘"". Tencent (in Chinese). February 2, 2015.
- "《芈月传》武王意外而亡 马思纯分享拍摄感受". Netease (in Chinese). December 30, 2015.
- "《将军在上》定档 马思纯盛一伦"马上"登场". Huanqiu (in Chinese). October 10, 2017.
- "华语青年影像论坛闭幕 马思纯获年度新锐女演员". Netease (in Chinese). December 19, 2015.
- "第17届华语电影传媒盛典公布提名名单". Mtime (in Chinese). August 29, 2017.
- "Golden Screen Awards: China's 'This Is Not What I Expected' Takes Top Honor". The Hollywood Reporter. October 29, 2017.
- "马思纯再获电影表演艺术学会奖 现场向前辈致敬". ifeng (in Korean). September 4, 2017.
- "华鼎奖提名公布 《和平饭店》《归去来》闪耀榜单". Netease (in Chinese). October 22, 2018.
- "第34届大众电影百花奖提名名单公布". Netease (in Chinese). November 7, 2018.