Shi, a Chinese martial arts actor and action director, is also the 32nd generation disciple of Shaolin Temple. He entered Shaolin at the age of 12 as a trainee and during the eleven years he was there, represented Shaolin in various cultural exchanges and visits, showcasing Chinese Kungfu around Europe and South East Asia. Shi was subsequently discovered by Stephen Chow who gave Shi his screen debut in Kung Fu Hustle , a film that grossed more than $100 million worldwide. Over the years, Shi has grown into one of the most recognizable and influential action director and actor in China via his realistic fighting style, working with top actors such as Donnie Yen (Ip Man) and Jackie Chan. He has starred in more than 35 films and TV series, including Ip Man, Flash Point, Line Walker and IP Man Side Story: Cheung Tin Chi.Tasked with the responsibility of spreading the culture of Chinese Kungfu, Shi hopes to share it with the rest of the world and break new boundaries in the world of action filmmaking.