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Lucy Liu

Actress
Female
Born Dec 2, 1968
Age 47
Hometown City of New York
Alma Mater University of Mic...
Other Names Liu, Lucy Alexis

Lucy Alexis Liu is an American actress and film producer. She became known for playing the role of the vicious and ill-mannered Ling Woo in the television series Ally McBeal, and has also appeared in several Hollywood films including Charlie's Angels, Chicago, Kill Bill, and Kung Fu Panda. She currently stars in the TNT original series Southland.… Read More

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Lucy Liu
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Age 47

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  • Tom Liu
    Tom Liu
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  • Cecilia Liu
    Cecilia Liu
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CHILDHOOD

1968 Birth Lucy Liu was born on December 2, 1968 in Jackson Heights, Queens, New York. … Read More

TEENAGE

1986 17 Years Old Liu attended Joseph Pulitzer Middle School (I.S.145), and graduated from Stuyvesant High School in 1986. … Read More
1988 19 Years Old Liu worked as a waitress at the Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase club circa 1988–89. … Read More

TWENTIES

1989 20 Years Old As a member of the Basement Arts student-run theater group, she auditioned in 1989 for the University of Michigan's production of Alice in Wonderland during her senior year of college. … Read More
1990 21 Years Old While queuing up to audition for the musical Miss Saigon in 1990, she told The New York Times, "There aren't many Asian roles, and it's very difficult to get your foot in the door."
1992 23 Years Old In May 1992, Liu made her New York stage debut in Fairy Bones, directed by Tina Chen. … Read More

THIRTIES

2000 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2000 she hosted Saturday Night Live with Jay-Z.
2001 32 Years Old In a 2001 episode of Sex and the City entitled "Coulda, Woulda, Shoulda" she guest starred as herself, playing a new client of character Samantha Jones who does public relations. … Read More
2002 33 Years Old In 2002 Liu played Rita Foster in Vincenzo Natali's Brainstorm (a k a Cypher).
2003 34 Years Old 1 More Event
The sequel, Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, opened in June 2003 and also did well at the box office, earning $100 million in the U.S. and a worldwide total of more than $259 million. … Read More
2006 37 Years Old In Lucky Number Slevin, she played the leading love interest to Josh Hartnett. 3 Needles was released on December 1, 2006, Liu portrayed Jin Ping, an HIV-positive Chinese woman.
In 2007 Liu appeared in Code Name: The Cleaner; Rise, a supernatural thriller co-starring Michael Chiklis in which Liu plays an undead reporter (for which she was ranked number 41 on "Top 50 Sexiest Vampires"); and Watching the Detectives, an independent romantic comedy co-starring Cillian Murphy.
…  She also had another show in 2008 in Munich.

FORTIES

2010 41 Years Old In March 2010, Liu made her Broadway debut in the Tony Award–winning play God of Carnage as Annette on the second replacement cast alongside Jeff Daniels, Janet McTeer, and Dylan Baker.
2011 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In August 2011, Liu became a narrator for the musical group The Bullitts.
2012 43 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2012, Liu joined the cast of the TNT series Southland in the recurring role of Jessica Tang, for which she won the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Drama Guest Actress. … Read More
2013 44 Years Old In 2013, Liu was invited to become a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
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