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Chen He
Chinese: 陈赫
Born (1985-11-09) 9 November 1985 (age 38)
Changle District, Fuzhou, Fujian, China
Other names Michael Chen
Alma mater Shanghai Theatre Academy
Occupation Actor
Years active 2009-present
Agent Mountain Top
Xu Jing
(m. 2013⁠–⁠2014)
Zhang Zixuan
(m. 2016)
Children 2
Parent(s) Hu Xiaoling (mother)
Relatives Uncle (or first cousins once removed): Chen Kaige
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese

Chen He (Chinese: 陈赫; born 9 November 1985), also known as Michael Chen, is a Chinese actor.

Chen is noted for playing Zeng Xiaoxian in the romantic comedy television series IPartment, which enjoyed the highest ratings in China when it was broadcast. Chen ranked 69th on Forbes China Celebrity 100 list in 2015, 54th in 2017, and 100th in 2019.


Chen was born on 9 November 1985 in Changle District, Fuzhou. He is the son of Hu Xiaoling (胡小玲), an actress. Chen's uncle is Chen Kaige, a noted Chinese director. Chen graduated from Shanghai Theatre Academy, majoring in acting.

In 2009, Chen starred in a romantic comedy television series IPartment; the series was one of the most watched ones in mainland China in that year. Chen also filmed in a number of successful sequels to IPartment.

In 2014, Chen took part in the Chinese remake of the Korean Running Man; this popularized him among television audiences once again.

Personal life

In September 2013, Chen married high school sweetheart Xu Jing (simplified Chinese: 许婧; traditional Chinese: 許婧; pinyin: Xǔ Jìng) in Phuket Island, Thailand, who was a graduate of University of Auckland.

In 2016, Chen married actress Zhang Zixuan. On 23 October, their daughter was born.



Year English title Chinese title Role Notes
2014 Love on the Cloud 微爱之渐入佳境 Sha Guo
Fleet of Time 匆匆那年 Su Kai
2015 Running Man 奔跑吧兄弟 Himself
Jian Bing Man 煎饼侠 Cameo
Love in the Office 一路向前 Niu Dun
Detective Chinatown 唐人街探案 Huang Landeng
2016 Everybody's Fine 一切都好 Guan Hao
The New Year's Eve of Old Lee 过年好 Ran Ran's father Cameo
Super Express 超级快递 Mali
When Larry Met Mary 陆垚知马俐 Cameo
Mr. Nian 年兽大作战
2017 The Founding of an Army 建军大业 Si Li
2018 Love Apartment 爱情公寓 Zeng Xiaoxian
Mad Ebriety 断片儿 Cameo
2021 Hi, Mom 你好,李焕英 Leng Te

Television series

Year English title Chinese title Role Notes
2009 IPartment 爱情公寓 Zeng Xiaoxian
2010 Days with the Air Hostess 和空间一起的日子 Cheng Xiaohe
2011 IPartment 2 爱情公寓2 Zeng Xiaoxian
Waking Love Up 爱情睡醒了 Zeng Xiaoxian Cameo
2012 IPartment 3 爱情公寓3 Zeng Xiaoxian
My Father's Love 老爸的爱情 Leng Leilei
2013 Love Destiny 爱情自有天意 Tang Li / Tang Guanzhong
Longmen Express 龙门镖局 Yi Jigao Cameo
2014 IPartment 4 爱情公寓4 Zeng Xiaoxian
Love is Back 爱情回来了 Gao Jian
The Young Doctor 青年医生 Zhang Jun Cameo
2015 Monthly 月供 He Shaoyong
Laughter Medical Center 医馆笑传 Doctor Zhu
Three Dads 三个奶爸 Zhang Yinan
2016 Legend of Ace 极品家丁 Lin San
2017 Master Healing 复合大师 Lin Youyang Cameo
2019 The Neighbour is My Ex-Wife 我的冤家住对门 Pan Xiangdong
Bureau of Transformer 动物管理局 Chi Yun
2020 iPartment 5 爱情公寓5 Zeng Xiaoxian
Sniper 瞄准 Chi Tiecheng
Happy Hunter 欢喜猎人 Brother O
2021 Medal of the Republic 功勋 Li Chengying
Our New Era 我们的新时代 Zhao Xiaofei

Variety show

Year English title Chinese title Role Notes
2014–2018 Keep Running 奔跑吧兄弟 Cast member


Year English title Chinese title Role Notes
2012 "Love Apartment" 爱情公寓 iPartment 3 OST
2013 "A Gift That Cries" 会哭的礼物 Love Destiny OST
"Fool" 傻瓜傻瓜
2015 N/A 少年三国志 N/A Theme song of mobile game 少年三国志
"A Letter of Home" 一封家书 Everybody's Fine OST
2016 "Super Hero" 超级英雄 N/A Theme song of Hurry Up, Brother
"Super Express" 超级快递 Super Express OST
2018 "Youth is Different" 青春不一样 N/A N/A

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