Was born in California, lived in Virgina for 2 years, and spent the rest of her childhood growing back at California. Also lived in Seattle but now currently lives in Hollywood to be near the movie stars. (2001)
Has been living on her own since she was 16 when both her mother and stepfather were sent to federal prison. Her biological father, who is Vietnamese, resides in Vietnam.
Had to withdrawal from high school at 16 to support herself as a waitress in California.