Shu Qi (sometimes credited as Qi Shu, Hsu Chi, Hsu Qi, Shu Qui and Shu Kei) is a Taiwanese model and actress.
Shu Qi started her career modeling for adult magazines.
Qi Shu broke into acting when she was discovered by producer/director/writer/actor Manfred Wong. Who is her manager.
Shu Qi first acting role was in the adult film, Sex & Zen 2 (Yu po tuan er zhi yu nu xia jing).
Shu Qi starred in Category III movies (Chinese adult film's) for about 2 years before breaking into the mainstream.
Shu Qi has started in such moves as The Transpoter, The Eye 2, The Storm Riders, Young and Dangerous V and So Close.
Shu Qui is known as "the face that launched a thousand products" because she has been in so many ads for products selling across Asia. In fact she turned down a role in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon to do a commerical in Japan.