Maggie Q

Born May 22, 1979

Margaret Denise Quigley, professionally known as Maggie Q, is an American actress and former fashion model. As of 2010, she stars in the title role on The CW's action-thriller series Nikita.

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1979 Birth Born on May 22, 1979.


1997 18 Years Old Q attended Mililani Waena Elementary School and Wheeler Intermediate School. She then attended Mililani High School, where she was on the cross country, track and field, and swim teams. She won the title of "Best Body" senior year, and graduated from Mililani High School in 1997. … Read More
1998 19 Years Old In 1998, she started her acting career in the TV drama House of the Dragon, which was a huge hit in Asia.


2000 21 Years Old In 2000, Q made her film debut as Anna in the horror film Model from Hell, and went on to star as an FBI agent Jane Quigley in the action thriller Gen-Y Cops the same year. … Read More
2002 23 Years Old In 2002, she starred as martial artist assassin Charlene Ching in the action film Naked Weapon. … Read More
2006 27 Years Old In 2006, she starred alongside Tom Cruise in Mission: Impossible III. … Read More
2007 28 Years Old In 2007, she appeared as Mai Linh in the Bruce Willis movie Live Free or Die Hard, the fourth film in the Die Hard series, and as Maggie in Balls of Fury.
2008 29 Years Old In 2008, Q played fictional Cao Ying, a granddaughter of the warlord Cao Cao in Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon, her first ancient Chinese costume performance. … Read More


2010 31 Years Old In 2010, Q became the lead character, an assassin gone rogue, on the CW series Nikita, based on the 1990 French film of the same name. … Read More
2014 35 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In 2014, she portrayed Tori Wu in the film adaptation of Veronica Roth's novel Divergent, a role she reprised in its sequels, Insurgent and Allegiant. … Read More
2015 36 Years Old In January 2015, Q became engaged to her Stalker co-star Dylan McDermott. … Read More
2016 37 Years Old 1 More Event
In February 2016, it was announced that she would co-star opposite Kiefer Sutherland in the ABC drama series Designated Survivor as Hannah, a leading FBI agent.
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