Wang Xueqi is one of the most well-known and beloved character actors in China. International audiences saw his work as the soldier collecting folk songs in rural China in director Chen Kaige's breakthrough 1984 film Yellow Earth. He collaborated with Chen Kaige again on The Big Parade.
Wang's other well-known films include In the Heat of the Sun, directed by Jiang Wen, and Sun Valley, his previous collaboration with He Ping. Wang Xueqi is an officer in the performing arts branch of the Chinese Air Force.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2004.
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