Fan Bingbing Net Worth
Fan Bingbing net worth and salary: Fan Bingbing is a Chinese actress, singer, and producer, who has a net worth of $100 million. Fan Bingbing was born in Qingdao, Shandong, China on September 16, 1981. She grew up in Yantai, Shandong, China. Bingbing went on to graduate from Shanghai Xie Jin Film and Television Art College, and the Shanghai Theatre Academy. She began her professional acting career in the late 90s, appearing on the shows, "Powerful Woman", "Love Travel", and "Princess Pearl". From there, she went on to steady work in both film and television projects. She has appeared in such films as "Cell Phone", "A Chinese Tall Story", "A Battle of Wits", "The Matrimony", "Lost in Bejing", "Crossed Lines", "Chongqing Blues", and "Lost in Thailand". She has appeared on such television shows as "The Story of the Past", "Qin Shi Huang", "The Proud Twins", and "The Legend and the Hero" series. Today she is one of the highest-profile celebrities in China with over 60 million followers on social media. She has also released an album, and has become something of a fashion icon. In 2013, she became the first Asian actress to have a dress custom designed by the house of Louis Vuitton. She has dozens of endorsement contracts with companies like L'Oreal and Chopard. American audiences know Fan for her appearances in the "X-Men" and "Iron Man" film franchises. In 2015 her earnings topped $20 million. In a typical year Fan Bingbing earns $15 – $25 million from endorsements and film salaries, making her one of the highest paid actresses in the world.
Tax Issues: Fan Bingbing disappeared for several months starting in mid-2018. Chinese authorities claimed she was hiding to obstruct their investigation into tax-dodging charges. In October 2018 Chinese tax authorities announced they were fining Fan Bingbing the equivalent of $70 million USD for tax evasion. She is also being asked to pay an additional $50 million to avoid further charges.