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Greta Chi
Greta Chi
Role Ling Ling
Biographical Information
Birth Name Chi Ke Ping
Birthdate 1940
Birthplace Copenhagen, Denmark

Greta Chi played Ling Ling, a cat whom Samantha turns into a human, in the first season episode, "Ling Ling" (1965).


Greta Chi was born as Chi Ke Ping in 1940. She is an actress who was active in the 1960s and 1970s in the United States.

The daughter of a Chinese diplomat father and a German mother, Greta Chi had some cachet as an "exotic" starlet in the 1950s and 1960s. She appeared in supporting parts in lower-budget American and foreign movies, as well as some television shows. Although she had only one starring role in the movie "Fall Girl" (1961) with John Agar, she is best known for her role as Ling-Ling, a Siamese cat transformed into a human by Samantha Stephens in a 1965 episode of Bewitched titled "Ling Ling".

Chi is currently living in Lucerne, Switzerland, where she has spent most of her life. She married and became known as Greta Maxwell. Her father founded a Chinese restaurant, Li Tai Pe, in Lucerne. After her parents' deaths, she became the owner and manager of the restaurant.

January 8, 2020


  • Greta Chi on Revolvy. Retrieved on January 8, 2020.
  • Greta Chi on the Internet Movie Database. Retrieved on January 8, 2020.