The native form of this personal name is Liu Yi Hao. This article uses Western name order when mentioning individuals.
Jasper Liu at TVBS Global Chinese Music Show Nov 14, 2015
Liu Yi Hao (Mandarin)
Republic of China, (Taiwan)
(1986-08-12) August 12, 1986 (age 30)
Max Liu, Ryu
Actor, model, Guitarist
Eelin Modeling Agency Ltd.
2008 - Present
Morning Call 輕晨電
Jasper Liu Eelin page
2008 Eelin Male Model Search - 3rd place
2014 Yahoo Kimo Beauty Awards - Male 2nd place
Jasper Liu (Chinese: 劉以豪; pinyin: Liu Yi Hao) is a Taiwanese actor, model, and musician. His former western name which is still used by his management agency is Max Liu, but he changed it to Jasper when he found out that Max is a common name for dogs. He is also known as Ryu in Japan. Liu started out as a model before crossing over to acting and became quite popular in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea and Japan.
He is referred to as "Taiwanese Rain" by the Taiwanese media due to his resemblance to the Korean star Rain. His other nicknames are "Village Chief of Broccoli Village" because his curly hair resembles the top of a broccoli head. Also with his sunshine smile and dimples he is named "Taiwan's most adorable boyfriend" by the media.
Liu speaks Mandarin, Taiwanese, English and minimal Japanese.
2.1.1 2008-2010: Pre-debut
2.2 Acting and Popularity
2.2.1 2011-2012: Acting debut
2.2.2 2013: The Patisserie with No Name
2.2.3 2014: Pleasantly Surprised and film debut
2.2.4 2015: Ghostly role and When I See You Again
2.2.5 2016: New Challenges and First Fanmeeting
3 Personal life
4 Television series
6 Short films/drama
7 Music Video Appearances
11 Awards and Nominations
13 External links
Jasper Liu was born on August 12, 1986 in Taiwan. Youngest of a two child family, he has a sister that is two years older than him. He is also the younger cousin of Angus Hsieh who is best known for The Outsiders drama series, Liu's mother is the younger sister of Hsieh's mother. Liu attended and graduat