Born: October 7, 1979
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
Citizenship: Hong Kong from QMAS
Education: Central Academy of Drama - (B.S., 2002)
Tang is the only child of a former stage actress and painter. In an interview, she explained that she often traveled around China and learned to paint, adding that she was influenced by her parents. Tang graduated from a local vocational high school in her hometown in 1996, where her teachers described her as "athletic" and a "good student who always did her homework". She had no plans to become famous; she originally aspired to become an archaeologist or lawyer. Tang made the decision to enter the entertainment industry after doing some modeling in 1997. She graduated from the Central Academy of Drama in 2002.