Elaine Ng Yi Lei Biography

Updated On Oct 12, 2018 Published On May 20, 2018
Facts of Elaine Ng Yi Lei
Date of Birth: 1972 , September-23
Birth Nation: Hong Kong
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Elaine Ng Yi Lei
Birth Name Elaine Ng Yi Lei
Father Ng Yat Pang
Mother Cheng Lai Ming
Nationality Chinese
Birth Place/City Hong Kong
Ethnicity Asian
Profession Actress and model
Working For Highs and Lows
Eye Color Dark
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Tattoo(s) No
Famous for Winning Miss Asia 1990
Affair with Jackie Chan
Boyfriend No
Married No
Children Yes
Education N/A
Awards Miss Asia 1990
Online Presence N/A
TV Show Highs and Lows, Legal Entanglement
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Elaine Ng Yi Lei is a renowned model, actress, and a winner of Miss Asia 1990. She was born on September 23, 1972, in Hong Kong. She was born to her parents, Ng Yat Pang and Cheng Lai Ming. Lei belongs to the Asian ethnicity and holds a Chinese nationality. Her birth sign is Libra.

From a young age, Lei developed an interest in the modeling field. She won 1990 Miss Asia, before going on to star in the TVB dramas.

In 1991, Elaine Ng Yi Lei got her first role in Hong Kong’s Asia Television series, “Central Hero.” After then, she appeared in a 1991 television series Victor is King where she played the role named, Nip Hei-tung alongside Chen Tingwei, Wan Yiwen, and many others.

Similarly, Lei was featured in numerous television series including Old Time Buddy – To Catch a Thief, Side Beat, War of the Genders, Legal Entanglement, and Highs and Lows.

Lei currently hosts a radio programme named Love Beyond Limits for the online station DBC. In the television show, she invites celebrities to share their love stories.

Lei is well-known for her affair with her ex-boyfriend, Jackie Chan. The relationship came to the media in 1999. She later, revealed that she was pregnant and disclosed the affair with Jackie Chan after public speculation.

Chan then, said that he had an affair with her and stated that he had "only committed a fault that every single man in the world commits." She gave birth to a daughter, Etta Ng Chok Lam, on 18 January 1999.

Chan has refused to be too involved in his second family, and she decided that she would take care of her daughter without Chan.

Besides, Lei was arrested previously as the police found a small amount of suspected illegal narcotics but she has been released on bail without charge after being questioned by the police.

Elaine Ng Yi Lei is currently living in Hongkong along with her daughter. She has appeared in numerous television shows, through which she collects a big chunk of money. However, her net worth and salary are yet to be disclosed. However, her ex-boyfriend, Jackie Chan' net worth is around $350 million. So far, Lei has never talked about her properties in front of the media.

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Born in Hong Kong

September 23 , 1972

Elaine Ng Yi Lei was born on September 23, 1972, in Hong Kong. She is the daughter of Ng Yat-Pang and Cheng Lai-Ming

Television debut through Central Hero

1991

From her teenagers, Lei was passionate about modeling. She later won 1990 Miss Asia. After winning the competition, Lei made her television debut from Hong Kong's Asia tv show, Central Hero.

Appeared in Who's the Winner

1991

In the same year of Lei's television debut, Lei appeared in a television show called, Who's the Winner as Nip Hei-tung. 

Affair with Jackie Chan

1999

Lei was in a relationship with her ex-boyfriend, Jackie Chan. The relationship came to media in 1999. She later, revealed that she was pregnant and disclosed the affair with Jackie Chan after public speculation.

Gave a birth to her first child

January 18 , 1999

She gave birth to a daughter, Etta Ng Chok Lam with Jackie Chan, on 18, January 1999. Chan has refused to be too involved in his second family and she decided would take care of her daughter without Chan.