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Lucy Liu

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lucy Alexis Liu (born Lucy Liu; December 2, 1968, height 5' 3" (1,60 m)) is an American actress, model, artist, and occasional film producer and director. She became known for playing the role of the vicious and ill-mannered Ling Woo in television series Ally McBeal (1998–2002), for which she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series. Her film work includes starring as one of the heroines in Charlie's Angels, playing one of the enemies of The Bride in Kill Bill, and appearances in Payback, Chicago, and animated hit Kung Fu Panda. In 2012, Liu joined the cast of TNT series Southland in the recurring role of Jessica Tang, for which she won the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Drama Guest Actress. In 2008 she starred in her own television show, ABC comedy-drama, Cashmere Mafia, which ended after one abbreviated season. The show was one of only a few American television shows to have an Asian American series lead. She is currently co-starring in Sherlock Holmes–inspired crime drama Elementary, playing Joan Watson. Lucy Liu was born in Jackson Heights, Queens, New York. In high school, she adopted her middle name “Alexis.” She is the youngest of three children born to Cecilia, who worked as a biochemist, and Tom Liu, a trained civil engineer who sold digital clock pens to make a living. Her parents worked many jobs when Lucy and her siblings were growing up.[5] Liu’s parents were immigrants from Beijing and Shanghai, and they met in New York. She has an older brother, John, and an older sister, Jenny. Liu has stated that she grew up in a “diverse” neighborhood. She learned to speak Mandarin at home and began studying English when she was 5.She studied kali-eskrima-silat as a hobby when she was young. Liu attended Joseph Pulitzer Middle School (I.S.145), and graduated from Stuyvesant High School in 1986.When she was at Stuyvesant High, she went on an exchange program at Victoria Junior College, one of the top senior high schools in Singapore. She later enrolled at New York University and transferred to the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, where she was a member of the Chi Omega sorority. Liu earned a bachelor’s degree in Asian languages and cultures. Liu worked as a waitress at the Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase club circa 1988–89.


Lucy Liu - Filmer
Narození:
Dec 2, 1968 v Queens - New York City - New York - USA
Filmů:
93
Začátky:
v series Game Over
Poslední film:
Film Set It Up 2018-06-12
Znáte z
Poster of Kung Fu Panda: Legendy o mazáctví
Poster of Kill Bill 2
Poster of Late Night with Conan O'Brien
Poster of The Academy Awards
Filmografie
Serial Game Over Raquel Smashenburn 2019
Serial Wheel 2000 Anne 2019
Film Svět budoucnosti The Queen 2018-05-25
Film Set It Up Kirsten Stevens 2018-06-12
Film Kung Fu Panda 3 Viper (voice) 2016-01-23
Film Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll Viper (voice) 2016-01-05
Film Zvonilka a tvor Netvor Silvermist (voice) 2014-12-12
Film Kung Fu Panda - The Midnight Stranger Vol.4 Viper (voice) 2014-06-01
Film Zvonilka a piráti Silvermist (voice) 2014-02-13
Film Pixie Hollow Bake Off Silvermist (voice) 2013-10-20
Film Příběh o princezně Kaguje Lady Sagami (voice) 2013-11-23
Film Nomads Susan 2013-05-31
Film Pěsti ze železa Madame Blossom 2012-11-02
Serial Jak prosté Dr. Joan Watson 2012-09-27
Serial The Mindy Project Brenda 2012-09-25
Film Zvonilka: Tajemství křídel Silvermist (voice) 2012-08-17
Film Zvonilka a Velké hry Silvermist (voice) 2011-12-24
Film Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (Good Croc, Bad Croc) Viper (voice) 2011-11-10
Film Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You Rowena Adler 2011-11-02
Film The Trouble with Bliss Andrea 2011-10-01
Serial Kung Fu Panda: Legendy o mazáctví Viper (voice) 2011-09-19
Film Kung Fu Panda 2 Viper (voice) 2011-05-25
Film Oddělen Dr. Parker 2011-04-24
Film Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair O-Ren Ishii 2011-03-28
Film Zvonilka a velká záchranná výprava Silvermist (voice) 2010-08-13
Film Marry Me Rae Ann Carter 2010-12-12
Serial Marry Me Rae Ann Carter 2010-12-12
Film Redlight Narrator 2009-10-04
Film Zvonilka a ztracený poklad Silvermist (voice) 2009-09-03
Film Afro Samurai: Resurrection Sio 2009-01-25
Serial Southland Officer Jessica Tang 2009-04-09
Film Vánoce v New Yorku (voice) 2008-12-10
Film Zvonilka Silvermist (voice) 2008-10-27
Film Kung Fu Panda Master Viper (voice) 2008-06-04
Serial Cashmere Mafia Mia Mason 2008-01-06
Serial Dirty Sexy Money Nola Lyons 2007-09-26
Film Oběť: Lovec krve Sadie Blake 2007-04-28
Film Krycí jméno: Čistič Gina 2007-01-05
Film Špioni a biják Violet 2007-05-01
Film Payback: Straight Up Pearl 2006-10-21
Serial Ugly Betty Unknown 2006-09-28
Film Domino Taryn Miles 2005-09-22
Film 3 Needles Jin Ping 2005-09-09
Serial Tráva Lindsey 2005-08-07
Film Umučení Krista Unknown 2004-02-25
Film Kill Bill 2 O-Ren Ishii 2004-04-16
Serial Joey Unknown 2004-09-09
Film Mulan 2 Mei 2004-11-03
Serial Maya & Miguel Maggie Lee 2004-10-11
Film The Making of 'Kill Bill: Vol. 1' 2003-10-01
Film Charlieho andílci: Na plný pecky Alex Munday 2003-06-27
Film Kill Bill O-Ren Ishii 2003-10-10
Serial The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Film Americké psycho 2 Amy Lee 2002-04-22
Film Cypher Rita Foster 2002-10-01
Film Tělo na tělo Agent Sever 2002-09-20
Film Hotel Kawika 2001-01-01
Film Warren Miller's Ride Yuling Chong 2000-12-17
Film Charlieho andílci Alex Munday 2000-11-02
Film Tenkrát na východě Princess Pei Pei 2000-05-26
Film Odplata Pearl 1999-02-05
Film Sexuální praktiky pozemšťanů Lydia 1999-09-03
Film Play It to the Bone Lia 1999-12-25
Film Pravda zabíjí Toy Store Girl 1999-03-19
Film Flypaper Dot 1998-02-01
Film Guy 1997-12-17
Serial Michael Hayes Alice Woo 1997-09-15
Serial Ally McBealová Ling Woo 1997-09-08
Serial The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Film City of Industry Cathi Rose 1997-03-14
Serial The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest Unknown 1996-08-26
Serial Nash Bridges Unknown 1996-03-29
Film Jerry Maguire Former girlfriend 1996-12-13
Serial Hercules - Legendární výpravy Unknown 1995-01-29
Film Bang Hooker 1995-09-09
Serial Pohotovost Unknown 1994-09-19
Serial Hotel Malibu Co-Worker 1994-08-04
Serial Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Serial Akta X Unknown 1993-09-10
Film Zabiják Officer Whin 1993-03-19
Serial The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Film Rhythm of Destiny Donna 1992-04-01
Serial Kutil Tim Unknown 1991-09-17
Film Smrtící zatykač Yasmine 1990-09-14
Serial Beverly Hills, 90210 Unknown 1990-10-04
Serial Simpsonovi Unknown 1989-12-17
Serial L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Film Konečně neděle! Unknown 1983-08-10
Serial Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Serial Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Film Kmotr II Unknown 1974-12-20
Serial Čtyři z tanku a pes Kitty Baxter 1966-05-09
Serial The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18