Xu Jinglei (born April 16, 1974) is a Chinese actress and film director. She graduated from Beijing Film Academy in 1997. She has also spanned an acting career with directing since 2003.
Although not well known outside of China, Xu is popular domestically: in mid-2006, her Chinese-language blog had the most incoming links of any blog in any language on the Internet, according to Technorati. She is considered one of the "Four Dan Actresses" of China.
She was the editor of monthly Chinese e-zineKaila (开啦) at Kaila.com.cn, which was started on April 16, 2007. The e-zine ceased publication at the end of 2011.