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also known as 楊丞, "Rainie"

host , singer , actress

Rainie Yang is a Taiwanese singer who has won multiple awards, Golden Bell Awards actress and talk show host.

Appeared in movies and commercials in Hong Kong. She auditioned for a girl band to be launched by BMG Records called "4 in Love" and passed with flying colors.

Education

Rainie graduated from Hua Gang Art school from the twenty fifth class.

Career

Yang began her career in 2000, as a member of Taiwanese quartet girl group 4 in Love, where she was given the stage name of Rainie. After the group disbanded in 2002, Yang continued to pursue a career in the entertainment industry as a TV host, hosting shows such as "Guess Guess Guess" variety show. After playing supporting roles in several Taiwanese dramas, including the Meteor Garden, she landed the lead role, as Qi Yue, in the CTV drama Devil Beside You opposite Mike He in 2005. Devil Beside You was well received, allowing Yang's career to take off. The same year, she released her debut album, My Intuition, featuring her hit "曖昧" (Intuition) as the theme song of Devil Beside You and 理想情人" (Ideal Lover) as an insert songs of Devil Beside You.

In 2006, she released her follow-up album, Meeting Love, which also sold very well at around 1.4 million. She released her third album, My Other Self on 7 September 2007.

In 2008 she released her 4th album, Not Yet a Woman, which features the insert song "太煩惱" (Too Much Trouble) and the theme song "帶我走" (Take Me Away) that were featured Miss No Good.

In 2009, Yang starred in Gala Television's ToGetHer with Jiro Wang of Fahrenheit and George Hu. Next she filmed The Child's Eye in 3D in Thailand, a horror flick directed by the Pang Brothers with Elanne Kong, and also Taiwanese drama Hi My Sweetheart with Show Luo, which first aired on CTS and GTV on 1 November 2009.After promoting Hi My Sweetheart, Yang released her fifth album, Rainie & Love...?, on New Years Day, 2010.Due to the success of Devil Beside You and Miss No Good overseas, Yang entered J-pop in 2010 by releasing a Japanese version of her hit "曖昧" (Intuition) as her first Japanese single.

Yang released her first collection album, Whimsical World Collection on 23 April 2010. It consists of 3 CDs and a DVD with 3 new tracks, 35 previously released tracks and 15 music videos from her five studio albums. Followed by her first concert, held on 24 April 2010 at Taipei Arena, with Jerry Yan as her special guest .

In 2011, Yang released her 6th album Longing For, which features "我們都傻" (We are all silly) that was an insert song of Love You.

In 2012, Yang acted in a movie Heartbeat Love along with Show Luo. This movie is the first time she went nude in her acting career. She also released her 7th studio album Wishing For Happiness on the 17th August.

Works

  • album

    • My Intuition (曖昧) (2005)

    • Meeting Love (遇上愛) (2006)

    • My Other Self (任意門) (2007)

    • Not Yet a Woman (半熟宣言) (2008)

    • Rainie & Love...? (雨愛) (2010)

    • Longing For (仰望) (2011)

    • Wishing For Happiness (想幸福的人) (2012)

  • Television serial

    • Meteor Garden (2001)

    • Meteor Rain (2001)

    • Sunshine Jelly 92001)

    • Tomorrow (2002)

    • Lavender 2 (2003)

    • The Pink Godfather (2003)

    • The Original Scent of Summer (2003)

    • Love Bird (2004)

    • Legend of Speed (2004)

    • City Of The Sky (2004)

    • Strange Tales of Liao Zhai (2005)

    • Devil Beside You (2005)

    • Why Why Love (2007)

    • Miss No Good (2008)

    • ToGetHer (2009)

    • Hi My Sweetheart (2009)

    • Love You (2011)

    • Sunny Girl (2011)

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skills: Singing Japanese songs and doing somersaults

    Hobbies: Reading novels and journal writing

    Languages: Mandarin, Taiwanese, English, Japanese, and Cantonese