Lucy Liu Biography (1968-)

Full name, Lucy Alexis Liu; born December 2, 1968, in Queens, New York, NY; daughter of Tom (a civil engineer) and Cecilia (biochemist). Addresses:Agent: Innovative Artists, 1999 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 2850, Los Angeles, CA 90067; Creative Artists Agency, 9830 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90212.; Manager: Framework Entertainment, 9057 Nemo Street, Suite C, West Hollywood, CA 90069.; Publicist: Stephen Huvane, PMK/HBH, 8500 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 700, Beverly Hills, CA 90211.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
December 2, 1968
New York, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • (As Lucy Alexis Liu) Amy Li, Pearl, CBS, 1996-1997
  • Ling Woo, Ally McBeal, Fox, 1998-2002
  • Televison Appearances
  • Movies
  • Tiffany, Boomer's girlfriend, "Empty," Riot (also known as Riotin the Streets), Showtime, 1997
  • Television Appearances
  • Specials
  • America: A Tribute to Heroes, 2001
  • AFI's 100 Years ... 100 Thrills (also known as AFI's 100 Years,100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies), CBS, 2001
  • Interviewee, Charlie's Angels Uncensored (documentary), MTV, 2003
  • Awards Presentations
  • 30th NAACP Image Awards, 1999
  • Presenter, The 1999 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards, HBO Plus,1999
  • Presenter, 72nd Annual Academy Award Presentation, ABC, 2000
  • Presenter, The 57th Annual Golden Globe Awards, NBC, 2000
  • Presenter, The 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, ABC, 2000
  • 2000 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, Fox, 2000
  • Presenter, 2000 MTV Movie Awards, MTV, 2000
  • Presenter, 7th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, TNT, 2001
  • The 7th Annual Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, Fox, 2001
  • VH1 Big in 2002 Awards, VH1, 2002
  • (Uncredited) Presenter, 2002 ABC World Stunt Awards, ABC, 2002
  • Presenter, Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2003, Nickelodeon, 2003
  • The 2003 MTV Movie Awards, MTV, 2003
  • Young Hollywood Awards, AMC, 2003
  • Miniseries
  • I Love the `70's (documentary), 2003
  • Pilots
  • Voice of Raquel Smashenburn, Game Over, UPN, 2003
  • Episodic
  • Courtney, waitress at the Peach Pit, "Pass, Not Pass," Beverly Hills,90210, Fox, 1991
  • Mai Lin, "Foreign Correspondent," L.A. Law, NBC, 1993
  • Nicole Wong, "Out of Control," Coach, ABC, 1994
  • Nicole Wong, "It Should Happen to You," Coach, ABC, 1994
  • Third audience woman, "Bachelor of the Year," Home Improvement, ABC, 1995
  • Oi-Lan, "The March to Freedom," Hercules: The Legendary Journeys,syndicated, 1995
  • Mei-Sun Leow, "What Life?," ER, NBC, 1995
  • Mei-Sun Leow, "Do One, Teach One, Kill One," ER, NBC, 1995
  • Mei-Sun Leow, "And Baby Makes Two," ER, NBC, 1995
  • Officer Amy Wan, "Follow the Leader," High Incident, ABC, 1996
  • "Father Knows Best," High Incident, ABC, 1996
  • Joy Powell, "Genesis," Nash Bridges, CBS, 1996
  • (As Lucy Alexis Liu) Kim Hsin, "Hell Money," The X-Files, Fox, 1996
  • (As Lucy Alexis Liu) Amy Chu, babysitter, "A Wrenching Experience," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1997
  • (As Lucy Alexis Liu) Voice of Melana, "The Bangalore Falcon," Jonny Quest: The New Adventures (animated), Cartoon Network and syndicated, 1997
  • (As Lucy Alexis Liu) Voice of Melana, "Night of the Zinja," Jonny Quest: The New Adventures (animated), Cartoon Network and syndicated, 1997
  • Alice Woo, "Slaves," Michael Hayes, CBS, 1997
  • Nulle part ailleurs, 2000
  • Host, Saturday Night Live, NBC, 2000
  • Late Show with David Letterman, CBS, 2000, 2003
  • "25 Toughest Stars," E! Rank, E! Entertainment Television, 2001
  • Voice of Lucy Liu Robot, "I Dated a Robot," Futurama (animated), Fox, 2001
  • "Coulda, Woulda, Shoulda," Sex and the City, HBO, 2001
  • Voice, "Love and Rocket," Futurama (animated), Fox, 2002
  • Voice of Tid Pao, "Bad Girls, Bad Girls Whatcha Gonna Do," King of theHill (animated), Fox, 2002
  • The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, NBC, 2002, 2003
  • "Charlie's Angels," Player$, 2003
  • Guest, Good Morning America, ABC, 2003
  • Late Night with Conan O'Brien, NBC, 2003
  • Live with Regis and Kathie Lee, 2003
  • Matthew's Best Hit TV, 2003
  • Also appeared as Yuling Chong, Dellaventura, CBS; in Ally,Fox.
  • Film Appearances
  • Donna, Ban wo zong heng (also known as Rhythm of Destiny),1992
  • Ari, Protozoa, 1993
  • Hooker, Bang, 1995
  • (As Lucy Alexis Liu) Former girlfriend, Jerry Maguire, Sony Pictures Entertainment, 1996
  • (As Lucy Alexis Liu) Dot, Flypaper, 1997
  • Woman at newsstand, Guy, Gramercy, 1997
  • (As Lucy Alexis Liu) Cee-Cee, Gridlock'd, Gramercy, 1997
  • (As Lucy Alexis Liu) Cathi Rose, City of Industry, Orion, 1997
  • (As Lucy Alexis Liu) Pearl, Payback (also known as Parker),Paramount, 1997
  • Kashi, Love Kills, Trident Releasing, 1998
  • Toy store girl, True Crime (also known as True Crimes), Warner Bros., 1999
  • Brenda, Molly (also known as Rescue Me), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1999
  • Lydia, the female's Asian friend, The Mating Habits of the EarthboundHuman, Independent Artists, 1999
  • Lia, Play It to the Bone (also known as Play It), Buena Vista, 1999
  • The Master and the Angels, 2000
  • The Making of "Charlie's Angels," 2000
  • Getting G'd Up, 2000
  • Angelic Attire: Dressing Cameron, Drew & Lucy, 2000
  • Princess Pei Pei, Shanghai Noon, Buena Vista, 2000
  • Alex Munday, Charlie's Angels (also known as 3 Engel fuer Charlie), Columbia TriStar, 2000
  • Kawika, Hotel, Moonstone, 2001
  • The Company Man, Miramax, 2001
  • Agent Sever, Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever, Warner Bros., 2002
  • Rita, Cypher, Miramax, 2002
  • Kitty Baxter, Chicago, Miramax, 2002
  • Alessandra, Party Monster, Strand Releasing, 2003
  • Alex Munday, Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, Columbia TriStar, 2003
  • O-Ren Ishii/Cottonmouth, Kill Bill: Vol. I, Miramax, 2003
  • O-Ren Ishii/Cottonmouth, Kill Bill: Vol. 2, Miramax, 2004
  • Stage Appearances
  • Young woman, Fairy Bones, Playhouse 46, New York City, 1992
  • Comrade Chin, Suzuki, and Shu-Fang, M. Butterfly, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 1992
  • Also appeared in Numb; Redwood Curtain; and as the lead role in Andre Gregory's adaptation of Alice in Wonderland.
  • RECORDINGS
  • Video Games
  • Voice of Elise Riggs, SSX Tricky, Electronic Arts, 2001

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Books
    • Newsmakers 2000, Gale, 2000
    Periodicals
    • Biography, October, 2000, pp. 84-87
    • Newsweek, November 30, 1998, p. 80
    • TV Guide, November 14, 1998, pp. 3-74; October 28, 2000, pp. 16-20, 67

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