Real name is Li Lianjie (born 26 April 1963), in Beijing, China.
When Li was only 2 years old, he lost his father.
At age 8, he began learning wushu.
At the age of 11, Li won his first national championship in wushu.
In 1974, Li traveled to the United States and gave a martial arts demonstration.
In 1987, Li married Huang Qiuyan,They have two daughters, Si and Taimi. They divorced in 1990.