Linda Chung 鍾嘉欣
Linda Chung is a popular Chinese-Canadian actress and singer. Born in Maple Ridge, BC and raised in Vancouver, Chung began her public life in 2002, when she won the title of Miss Crystal Cover Girl, a beauty-talent contest organized and hosted by Crystal Mall in Burnaby.
In 2003, Chung won the title of Miss Chinese Vancouver, earning her the chance to participate in the 2004 Miss Chinese International Pageant in Hong Kong, which she went on to win. After being crowned, Chung started her acting career with TVB Hong Kong, and making her debut in the series Virtues of Harmony II, the modern spin-off of the sitcom, Virtues of Harmony.
Chung’s breakthrough role came in 2007, where she played one of the main characters in the popular series, Heart of Greed, and was nominated for “Best Actress” and “My Most Favourite Female Character Role” for her role in the series. In 2013, Chung won the “Ten TV entertainer” award, voted for by the public, in the Next TV Publishing Ceremony; her sixth consecutive win.
In the fall of 2015, Chung married chiropractor Jeremy Leung, and in August 2016 they welcomed their daughter, Kelly Leung. In September, 2018, she announced the birth of her son, Jared Anthony Leung. Linda Chung lives in Vancouver with her family.