Vivian Wu is an American actress. She had her career beginnings in the 1980s, debuting in the film Forever Young. In 1987, she gained recognition for starring in the acclaimed film The Last Emperor. After this, she had roles in the films Shadow of China, Iron & Silk, and The Guyver. She gained further attention for her performances in the movies Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III, Heaven & Earth, and The Pillow Book. Wu also starred as Lili in the Vanishing Son TV movies. More recently, the actress delivered noteworthy performances on the small screen. She starred as Liao Jiamin in The Best Partner and Dr. Lu Wang in Away.