English-language film debut in Michael Mann's "Blackhat"
Scores major hit with the romantic comedy "Finding Mr. Right"
Revives career in the action-drama "Dragon"
Earns critical acclaim as the female lead in Ang Lee's "Lust, Caution"
Before her ban by the Chinese government, Tang was a popular celebrity endorserment figure in ads for Ponds cosmetics, among other companies.
She was the first non-Korean actress to win the Paeksang Arts Awards, which are given annually to honor superlatives in the South Korean film industry.
Married Kim Tae-yong at the home of Swedish director Ingmar Bergman on the remote island of Faro in 2014.