Tang Wei is a Chinese actress. She started her acting career in the late 1990s. Her debut was on the TV series Chinese Female Football. She rose to fame in the mid-2000s after she was chosen to play the lead role in Ang Lee’s Lust, Caution. For her performance here, she won a Golden Horse Award for Best New Performer. She was also nominated for the Independent Spirit Award. However, her role in the movie resulted in her getting banned from acting. She returned in 2010 with the movie Crossing Hennessy. In 2015, she made her Hollywood debut as Chris Hemsworth’s love interest in Michael Mann’s Blackhat.