Deja Chan is of East Indian, Irish and Mongolian descent. A child star on a British childrens TV program, as an adult she ventured to the US to work as a make-up artist in Hollywood, where she met an agent working in the adult-entertainment business on famed Sunset Boulevard. He was fascinated by her exotic features and offered her a job as a softcore model. She eventually decided that the adult industry had an appealing edge to it, and took on a career as a feature dancer in top strip clubs across the country, and added to her career appeal by appearing in various mens magazines and adult videos. She has featured in clubs like Candy Girls, Exotic City Angels and The Ranch, among others. She teaches professional ballet for students, and works as a teacher for eighth-grade children.