Sunday, July 26, 2009
Barbie Hsu Biography
Name: 徐熙媛 / Xu Xiyuan
English name: Barbie Hsu / Barbie Xu
Also known as: 姍姍 (San San/Shan Shan), 大S (Big S)
Profession: Actress, host, singer
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan
Star sign: Libra
Blood Type: B
Family: Sister Dee Hsu
Barbie started out with her sister as a girl band called ASOS in Taiwan. They became popular because of their funny and daring attitudes. Afterwards, they both hosted 100% entertainment (Yu Le Bai Fen Bai) for more than 8 years; the show is still running but both of their contracts have ended.
Barbie became famous after her first drama, Meteor Garden, as the female lead Shan Cai, and was recognized again for her excellent performances in Phantom Lover and Mars. She is now focusing on acting in movies and series. Her recent drama with Alan Luo has made the audience continue to recognize her strong abilities.