Famous for her role as Tong Suyan on the Hunan Television science fiction series Gong (English title: Palace), she is also notable for her roles in the shows Tang Gong Meiren Tianxia (Beauty World) and Loving, Never Forgetting.
Before beginning her screen acting career, she studied dance and performed in plays staged by Beijing's Central Academy of Drama.
She appeared as Xilan in the Shenzhen TV series Huan Xi Popo Qiao Xifu.
Born in Xinjiang, China to a family of the Xibe ethnicity, she married actor and director Chen Sicheng (whom she met on the set of the film Beijing Love Story) in 2014.
She and Sonija Kwok both play concubines on the television series Palace.