In 2001, Bai was cast as Guanyin in the television film The Monkey King.
In 2004, Bai made a comeback to Chinese cinema, co-starring with Hong Kong actress Miriam Yeung in independent filmmaker Fruit Chan's horror thriller Dumplings.
In 1991, Bai moved to the United States, where she appeared in a number of American films and television shows.
She became famous after playing a girl with a psychological disorder who has an affair with her doctor, in the film The Shining Arc, directed by Zhang Junzhao, her most highly acclaimed role in the Chinese film industry.
One incident was rape and that led to a pregnancy and she had to abort.
Chinese American Actress Bai Ling famous for her work in movies and on the entourage seems to be a lover of selfies, but not very careful about who gets her personal pictures.