Dilraba Dilmurat, also known as Dilbar, is a Chinese actress, singer, and model who have captured the attention of the global public by her outstanding acting ability. Born on June 3, 1994, Dilraba Dilmurat is prominent for playing the lead role in the popular xianxia film series, Swords of Legend. Dilraba Dilmurat went on to become one of the most popular Chinese actresses with roles in other movies such as Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Once Upon a Time in China, The Mermaid, and Big Fish.
Dilraba Dilmurat had made a name for herself in China’s film industry. She became popular as Yu Chen, a young Chinese actress playing the lead role in the television drama. The role of Yu Chen earned Dilraba Dilmurat the attention of Hollywood and led to her becoming an overnight sensation. Dilraba Dilmurat received an Oscar nomination for her work in the movie, Swords of Legend. The award elevated Dilraba Dilmurat to the status of an overnight sensation in China and she gained further popularity when she was selected for the Academy Award for Best Actress in 2021.
|Occupation||Actress, singer, model|
|Age||29 years old|
|Born||3 June 1992|
|Net Worth in 2021||$1 Million – $5 Million|
|Salary in 2020||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Actress|
Dilraba Dilmurat studied at the Beijing University of Foreign Languages and studied Japanese before pursuing a career in acting. She first appeared in the Japanese film The Last samurai, which was set in Japan during the Edo period. After that film, Dilraba Dilmurat went on to appear in the Hong Kong film The Mummy, The Samurai, and The Forbidden Planet. Dilraba Dilmurat has also gone on to appear in the Korean film Yeong-joo, as well as the television drama Chung-hee: No Holds Barred, in which she played the role of Chun Doo.
Dilraba Dilmurat moved onto Hollywood, where she appeared in such films as Kung Fu, Romance ofsticks, Romance of the Three Pillows, The Damned City, Pretty Woman, and Eternal Love. After that she appeared in a number of Chinese language movies, including You Are Entertained, Beowulf, and Shanghai Noir. Dilraba Dilmurat also did a role in the popular Chinese movie Romance of the Three Pillows but failed to impress audiences with that film. Dilraba Dilmurat then appeared in the independent movie The Edge of China opposite Chow Qi and garnered positive reviews for that effort.
Dilraba Dilmurat later went to Los Angeles, California, to star in her first Chinese language movie entitled Hundred Lives of a Fishery Worker, co-starring alongside Kung Fu legend Jackie Chan. The movie was released in theaters on mothsday, June 3rd, 1992, and earned millions of dollars in ticket sales and had a running time of two hours and twenty-five minutes. After the movie finished, Dilraba Dilmurat appeared in a commercial for an ice cream restaurant in which she is featured. Other engagements that she has appeared in include the music video for the song “Old McDonald” by the band Smirky Bells, as well as appearing in an advertisement for Dell computers. Dilraba Dilmurat later went on to have a role in the independent film The Butterfly Effect, as well as a supporting role in the action series Kung Fu Panda.
Dilraba Dilmurat became married to Chinese actress Yu Yang, in 1992. They have two children, a son called Valentino, and a daughter named Yaya. Dilraba Dilmurat resides in Los Angeles, California, with her husband. The couple has one daughter together, called Yaya.