Jessica Lu

Jessica Lu ( born April 18, 1985 in Schaumburg, Illinois) is an American actress and model.

Life and career

Jessica Lu grew up with a younger brother in Schaumburg. She attended Hanover Highlands Elementary School in Hanover Park, Illinois, the Robert Frost Junior High and the James B. Conant High School in Hoffman Estates. She attended Columbia College in Chicago, where she graduated in Musical Theatre Performance.

During her studies at the Collge they played main roles, including in the musical Flower Drum Song. First television appearances they had in 2009 in Life, 90210 and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. From 2011 to 2013 she played the Ming Huang in the MTV series Awkward Youth - My so-called life.

She has modeled for further already McDonalds, Samsung and Ford.

Filmography (selection)

  • 2009: Life (TV series, episode 2x13 )
  • 2009: 90210 (TV series, episode 1x21 )
  • 2009: CSI: Crime Scene Investigation ( CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, TV Series, Episode 10x09 )
  • 2010: Law & Order: LA (TV series, episode 1x01 )
  • 2011-2013: Awkward - My so-called life ( Awkward, TV Series, 33 episodes)
  • 2012: The New Normal (TV series, episode 1x01 )
  • 2013-2014: Storytellers (TV series, six episodes)