Early life[ edit ] Zhang was born and raised in Beijing , China. Her father was an accountant and later economist, and her mother, a kindergarten teacher. Zhang began studying dance when she was 8 years old; subsequently, she joined the Beijing Dance Academy at her parents' suggestion at the age of Zhang disliked the attitudes of her peers and teachers so much that, on one occasion, she ran away from the school. Early career[ edit ] Zhang made her acting debut in the television film Touching Starlight at the age of
Decades later, Gen Z is driving it like they stole it. With the top age of Gen Z now being 24 yep, that old — you've probably been calling them millennials , anthropological interest is finally shifting away from the smashed-avocado set and onto the secret lives of Zeds. Their habits are under the microscope in the new Netflix teen comedy, Sex Education , about the son of a sex therapist the ultimate Gen-X actress, Gillian Anderson who decides to dish out similar wisdom to his clueless peers at school. In the process, the viewer also learns about putting on condoms, navigating an overactive gag reflex, revenge porn and scissoring … should they need to. The takeaway seems to be that Gen-Z sex is complex and varied, rarely lacking in imagination.