Angela Mao

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Angela Mao
Chinese name茅瑛
PinyinMáo Yīng (Mandarin)
JyutpingMaau4 Jing1 (Cantonese)
Birth nameMao Fujing
AncestryZhejiang, China
Born(1950-09-20) 20 September 1950 (age 63)
Taiwan
OccupationActress, martial artist
Years active1970s-1992
Spouse(s)Kelly Lui (1974-)
 
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Angela Mao
Chinese name茅瑛
PinyinMáo Yīng (Mandarin)
JyutpingMaau4 Jing1 (Cantonese)
Birth nameMao Fujing
AncestryZhejiang, China
Born(1950-09-20) 20 September 1950 (age 63)
Taiwan
OccupationActress, martial artist
Years active1970s-1992
Spouse(s)Kelly Lui (1974-)

Angela Mao (born Mao Fujing, simplified Chinese: 茅复静; traditional Chinese: 茅復靜; pinyin: Máo Fùjìng, 20 September 1952), is a Taiwanese actress and martial artist, she is best known for appearing in many martial arts films in the 1970s. She is sometimes credited as Mao Ying or Angela Mao Ying. She is nicknamed "Lady Whirlwind" and "Lady Kung Fu" by her fans.

Mao trained in hapkido, wushu, taekwondo, and other forms of martial arts during her film career to prepare for her roles. She was paid US$100 for her short role as the sister of Bruce Lee's character in the film Enter the Dragon.

Mao married Kelly Lui in 1974 and gave birth to a baby in 1976. She retired from films in 1992 to devote herself to her family.

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