Her name can be translated as White Spirit and this celeb looks pretty original and sexy. Bai Ling was born on October 10, 1970 in Chengdu, China. Unfortunately during China's Cultural Revolution her parents - music teacher and an actress - were persecuted for their way of life and professions. Thus Bai Ling had to live with her grandmother. Being just 14-year-old girl Ling was a musical theater actress in Tibet. She ended her service in Tibet and become defiant of the cruel Chinese governmental regime. In 1991 Ling came to New-York to study in NY University's film department. So she reminded in the US until she got American citizenship. Ling's fame came in 1994 when she played the role of Myca in 'The Crow' movie. In 1998 charming and brave woman Ling was named one of the most beautiful people in the popular magazine. A year later she played with famous Hollywood actors and actresses including Salma Hayek, Will Smith etc. Nowadays Ling spends all her time working and thinking of new projects. It's known her favorite hobby is traveling. Despite this the actress has little time to indulge her wishes.