Her father came up with the middle name "Lu".
Every character I dive into, I get to learn about a new place, a new time, a new person, a new life situation. Acting makes me more empathetic as a human, and aware of how relative hardship is and how connected we all really are.
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
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