Alice Chan Wai is a Hong Kong film and television actress. She was born in Shanghai, with ancestry in the county-level city of Puning in Guangdong. She settled in Hong Kong with her parents when she was one-and-a-half years old.
Chan began her television and acting career after winning the Miss Asia 1996 beauty pageant. She signed a management contract with Asia Television Limited that same year, and filmed ATV dramas until 2008, when she retired from the industry after her marriage with Taiwanese business man James Yen. In 2012, Chan returned to acting and signed a filming contract with TVB.