Zhang Jun Ning (English name: Johnny) is a Chinese actor and singer born in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province. When he was in high school, he became obsessed with piano and worked part time and self relied to support his tuition fee for piano lessons. He graduated from Shanghai Theatre Academy with a bachelor’s degree in musical theatre in 2007. When he was still a sophomore at the academy in 2005, he was selected to play the male lead in urban emotional inspirational “Five Star Hotel”. He made his official debut with the drama and became popular after its broadcast in 2007. In December 2008, he won the “Most Potential TV Actor of the Year” award at the Second Star Festival for that role. In April 2009, he released his first EP “Peter Pan” and was nominated for the Best New Singer Award in the 14th Global Chinese Chart in 2010 with this album.
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