Who Is Godfrey Gao Girlfriend? Godfrey Gao Wiki, Bio, Age, Parents, Movies, Death, Cause of Death
Godfrey Gao Biography
Godfrey Gao was a Taiwanese-Canadian actor and model best known for his role as Magnus Bane in the film adaptation The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones. In 2011 he became the first Asian model to appear on a Louis Vuitton advertisement campaign. He died of a heart attack on November 27, 2019 in China while filming an entertainment series, ‘Chase Me’.
Godfrey Gao Age
Gao was 35 years old at the time of his death; he was born on September 22, 1984 in Taipei, Taiwan.
Godfrey Gao Parents – Family
Godfrey was born a Taiwanese father and a Malaysian mother. His father is Shanghainese while his mother is Peranakan Chinese. He was born in Taiwan but was raised in Vancouver, Canada.
Godfrey Gao Girlfriend
Gao was rumoured to be dating 22-year-old SU Xiang Han, also known as Bella. It is alleged that the two were introduced by Mao Jia En, a former basketball star, and started dating afterwards.
The rumours of them dating began when Bella posted photos of Gao’s pet dog on her Instagram on several occasions. Toggle had reported that the two got engaged and secretly married in July 2017 rumours that Gao denied. In 2018 his manager insinuated that Gao was single when he said that Gao was “busy with work” and had “no time to date”.
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Godfrey Gao Model
In 2004 Gao returned to Taipei where he began working as a model. In 2011 he became the first Asian male to model for the fashion brand, Louis Vuitton.
Godfrey Gao Acting
Gao was also an actor who appeared on several TV dramas and films. He made his American film debut in 2013 in the film adaption of The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones as Magnus Bane. His other notable credits include; Wedding Bible, Remembering Lichuan and Love is a Broadway Hit.
Godfrey Gao Movies
- All about Women as X
- Toy Story 3 as Ken
- The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones as Magnus Bane
- Wedding Bible as Chikai
- My Other Home as Yang Xi Ya
- Love is a Broadway Hit as Song Wei Dong
- The Jade Pendant as Tom
- The Queen of SOP as Gao Ziqi
- Never Give Up Dodo as Xiu Fei
- God of War, Zhao Yun as Lü Bu
- Momo Love as Chen He
- Bull Fighting as Tank
- Volleyball Lover as Bai Qianrui
Godfrey Gao Death
George died on November 27, 2019 while filming an entertainment series in China. According to his management, he was participating in a team event on Chase Me, when he suddenly collapsed and died from what producers have said was a heart attack.
‘Chase Me’ challenges its contestants to take part in a series of elaborate physical tasks. A producer said; “After two hours of all-out efforts to save him, the hospital [said] he had suffered a sudden cardiac death.”
Gao’s management, Jesta, confirmed his death through a statement that said; “In the early hours of 27 November, our beloved Godfrey collapsed while filming on set. Unfortunately following three hours of medical rescue efforts, he left us. We are very shocked and saddened and even until now find it impossible to accept.”
The management also thanked Godfrey’s fans and asked them to “please respect Godfrey’s family in this time of sorrow and refrain from disturbing them. We will accompany Godfrey’s family to handle discreet funeral arrangements. Thank you, everyone.”
Godfrey Gao Cause of Death
Gao died of an apparent heart attack while he was participating, as a guest, on Chase Me, a reality TV show that sees teams competing to win a race. He apparently fell and lost consciousness.
The management behind Chase Me said; “Guest participant Godfrey suddenly collapsed to the ground while running. The programme’s on-site paramedics began lifesaving measures immediately and urgently transported him to the hospital. After two hours of all-out efforts to save him, the hospital [said] he had suffered a sudden cardiac death.”
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Godfrey Gao Tributes
What the FUCK
— Clarkisha Kent (@IWriteAllDay_) November 27, 2019
My heart is absolutely shattered. Godfrey left us far too soon and in far too tragic of a way.https://t.co/ZDEWvUx54u
— Simu Liu (@SimuLiu) November 27, 2019
— Cassandra Clare (@cassieclare) November 27, 2019
I am beyond devastated to hear about the death of Godfrey Gao. This is a loss to us as a community as asian artists and it’s fair to say it will never be the same without him. https://t.co/h1TcYheJJl
— Remy Hii (@RemyHii) November 27, 2019