Elaine Ng Yi Lei is a renowned Chinese model, actress, and a winner of Miss Asia 1990. She is widely known for appearing in the movies like Highs and Lows, War of the Genders, Who's the Winner, Side Beat, and many others.
Early Life And Family Life of Elaine Ng Yi Lei
Elaine Ng Yi Lei was born on September 23, 1972, and is aged 45 as of 2019. She was born in Hong Kong to parents; father Ng Yat Pang and mother Cheng Lai Ming. Lei belongs to Asian ethnicity and holds a Chinese nationality. Her birth sign is Libra.
Elaine Ng Yi Lei's Career
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 of 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.
Elaine Ng Yi Lei's Personal Life and Controversies
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, thus, she decided that she would take care of her daughter without Chan.
Elaine Ng Yi Lei is currently living in Hongkong along with her daughter.
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 stands a height of 5 feet 6 inches and has a well-maintained body figure with average weight.
Elaine Ng Yi Lei's Net Worth
Elaine Ng Yi Lei has appeared in numerous television shows, through which she collects a big chunk of money. However, Elaine Ng Yi Lei's 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.