Jin Yan

Jin Yan (1910-1983), well known by his English name Raymond King, was a Korean-born Chinese actor who rose to prominence in Shanghai during China’s golden era of cinema. In the 1930s, his acting abilities and attractive features helped him become quite popular. He was called the “Film Emperor” and the “Rudolph Valentino of Shanghai” by the press.

Jin Yan Filmography


Poster for the movie "The Big Road"

The Big Road

Six young men from the city take jobs building roads for the Chinese Army