These are external links and will open in a new window. Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi has reached an undisclosed settlement with a US-based website which has apologised for false reports that she was paid to have sex with top Chinese officials. Zhang shot to stardom after starring in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and has since gone on to appear in several high profile Hollywood movies, including Rush Hour 2 and Memoirs of a Geisha. A short statement on her official Sina Weibo site said: "Nineteen months, and nearly nights and days, is perhaps not very long for a scandal case, but it is long enough to destroy an innocent person's reputation. Boxun, in a front page apology , said it had reported "negative and untrue information" about Zhang, which had been "insupportable and improper".
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Her first major role was in The Road Home Kong , both sequels to the franchise reboot film Godzilla. Zhang was born and raised in Beijing , China. Her father was an accountant and later economist, and her mother, a kindergarten teacher. Zhang began studying dance when she was 8 years old; subsequently, she joined the Beijing Dance Academy at her parents' suggestion at the age of Zhang disliked the attitudes of her peers and teachers so much that, on one occasion, she ran away from the school. Zhang made her acting debut in the television film Touching Starlight at the age of Zhang then appeared in her first American film, Rush Hour 2 She plays the blind dancing girl Mei, who despite the lack of eyesight, is a skilled fighter. Zhang next starred in Wong Kar-wai 's romantic drama film , which featured many top Chinese actors and actresses.
By Daily Mail Reporter. During the period in question she was alleged to have slept with disgraced politician Bo Xilai, she was happily in a long-term relationship with Aviv 'Vivi' Nevo. Movie star: Zhang Ziyi, one of China's most high-profile actresses, looked svelte in a red bikini on holiday in St Barts four years ago. Zhang is pictured performing stretches during a holiday with her former fiance in St Barts in