41 years old (Born on May 22, 1979)
American actress; She is famous from Mission: Impossible III, Nikita.Is the youngest of five children. Of Vietnamese and Irish-American descent. Raised in Hawaii. Was a fashion model and television personality before she became a movie actress. Posed for renowned Singaporean photographer Leslie Kee for Kee's 2006 charity photo-book "Super Stars", dedicated to the victims of the 2004 Asian tsunami disaster, which consists of photographs of 300 Asian celebrities by Kee. Attended Mililani High School with Traycee King. For her first several Hong Kong films, since Maggie could not actually speak Cantonese - she actually had to learn her lines phonetically. Some lines may also have been dubbed.
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Fun Facts About Maggie Q
Although she is actually Vietnamese-American (born and raised in Hawaii), Maggie pursued modeling careers first in Japan, then Taiwan, then Hong Kong. Her transition into acting was almost coincidental and since then she has become both a top model and actress in Hong Kong, along with garnering a certain amount of fame across Asia.
Mentions in an interview that her favorite food is Vietnamese food, since that's the food she grew up with at home.
Her mother is a property investor.
Was cast in Live Free or Die Hard (2007) without an audition.
Spokesmodel for Shiseido cosmetics.
Is Eurasian like fellow actresses Devon Aoki, China Chow, Kelly Hu, Traycee King, Kristin Kreuk, Jaymee Ong and actors Andrew Johnston, Brandon Lee, Keanu Reeves, Anthony Begonia, Rob Schneider, Russell Wong, and Michael Wong.
Is a vegetarian.