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21/08/2018 01:35 BST | Updated 30/04/2021 09:13 BST

27 Asian Celebs Who Prove That Asian Don't Raisin

Of course, "Crazy Rich Asians" stars Constance Wu and Michelle Yeoh made the list.

Know what’s more effective than indulgent moisturizers and expensive serums? Being Asian.

We’re kidding, kind of. You might not be familiar with the phrase “Asian don’t raisin,” but it’s definitely a thing. We’re here to educate. Below, 27 Asian celebrities who must have signed a pact with the god of time because somehow, they just don’t seem to age. 🤔

  • Lucy Liu, 49
    Lucy Liu, 49
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    Let’s start strong here: Lucy Liu is obviously an ageless wonder.
  • B.D. Wong, 57
    B.D. Wong, 57
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    “Law & Order” fans know the biggest unsolved mystery on the show is how B.D. Wong manages to never age.
  • Michelle Yeoh, 56
    Michelle Yeoh, 56
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    “Crazy Rich Asians” actress Michelle Yeoh has been kicking ass on-screen for more than three decades, and she has looked flawless the entire time.
  • Aishwarya Rai, 44
    Aishwarya Rai, 44
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    How is it that Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai looks exactly the same as she did when she won the Miss World title in 1994?
  • Harry Shum Jr., 36
    Harry Shum Jr., 36
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    Harry Shum Jr. is 36? If you say so, IMDB.
  • John Cho, 46
    John Cho, 46
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    Has John Cho aged since he went to White Castle with Kumar? NOPE.
  • Wang Leehom, 42
    Wang Leehom, 42
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    Wang Leehom, the “King of Chinese Pop,” is an age-defying freak of nature, and we say that lovingly.
  • Constance Wu, 36
    Constance Wu, 36
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    Sometimes you have to suspend your disbelief watching “Fresh Off the Boat” because, really, how could a woman who looks like a teenager be the mom of preteens?
  • Daniel Dae Kim, 50
    Daniel Dae Kim, 50
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    Daniel Dae Kim must have dipped into some secret elixir, because this dude doesn’t age.
  • Kelly Hu, 50
    Kelly Hu, 50
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    Wine only gets better with age. Apparently the same holds true for “The Scorpion King” star Kelly Hu.
  • Chow Yun-Fat, 63
    Chow Yun-Fat, 63
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    We get it, Chow Yun-Fat: You don’t age.
  • Milind Soman, 52
    Indian model Milind Soman is out here like, “Aging? Never heard of it.”
  • Nancy Kwan, 79
    Nancy Kwan, 79
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    Hollywood legend Nancy Kwan shows you don’t get dry on your own Pearl Cream supply.
  • Sandra Oh, 47
    Sandra Oh, 47
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    Sandra Oh is just as dewy-faced now as she was when she started “Grey’s Anatomy” in 2005.
  • Kumail Nanjiani, 40
    Kumail Nanjiani, 40
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    Kumail Nanjiani: funnyman and 40-year-old. (Really?!)
  • Gong Li, 52
    Gong Li, 52
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    Bet you’d never guess “Memoirs of a Geisha” star Gong Li is in her 50s. (Fun fact: She was just cast in the new live-action version of “Mulan.”)
  • Hrithik Roshan, 44

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    Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan, ladies and gentlemen.
  • Lea Salonga, 47
    Lea Salonga, 47
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    Insanely hard to believe, but Lea Salonga, the theater actress who voiced Princess Jasmine in “Aladdin” back in the day, is inching toward 50.
  • Lee Min-Woo, 39
    First rule of Korean boy band life: Never age. Here’s Lee Min-Woo from the hit group Shinhwa demonstrating.
  • Maggie Q, 39
    Maggie Q, 39
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    Raise your hand if you hope you look as good as Maggie Q when 40 rolls around.
  • Ki Hong Lee, 31
    Ki Hong Lee, 31
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    “The Maze Runner” and “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” star Ki Hong Lee doesn’t look a day over 19.
  • Manny Jacinto, 31
    Manny Jacinto, 31
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    “The Good Place” star Manny Jacinto is another member of the How Is He 31? club.
  • Grace Park, 44
    Grace Park, 44
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    Yup, Grace Park looks almost exactly the same as she did on “Battlestar Galactica” in the early 2000s.
  • Sandara Park, 33

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    South Korean singer and actress Sandara Park basically looks like a teenager.
  • Tia Carrere, 51
    Tia Carrere, 51
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    No list on this subject would be complete without Tia Carrere, aka Wayne’s (and your) crush from “Wayne’s World.”
  • Vincent Rodriguez III, 36
    Vincent Rodriguez III, 36
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    You know Vincent Rodriguez III from “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” still gets carded when he buys alcohol at 7-Eleven.
  • George Takei, 81
    George Takei, 81
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    Lastly, iconic “Star Trek” zaddy George Takei. Has 81 ever looked more fun?