Jamie was born on April 10, 1983, in San Francisco, California, where she was also raised by her traditional Korean parents, who moved to the United States in 1980, and owned a restaurant. She has a sister, and so the two of them are second-generation Korean Americans.
She attended and graduated from Lowell High School in 2001. Afterwards, she attended the University of California, Riverside, where she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority. Chung graduated with a bachelor of arts in economics.
Chung's acting career began with her first on screen appearance of the MTV reality series " Real World". Her first major role in a film was the 2012 movie titled "Premium Rush", in which she portrayed a character named Nima. However, before that, she had to first land several smaller roles in film and television such as "I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry", "Veronica Mars", and "CSI: NY". Her biggest television role would undoubtedly be her role in the ABC fantasy show "Once Upon a Time", in which she portrays Mulan.
- eXit strategy
- boXed in
- got your siX
- eXtreme measures
- threat of eXtinction
- Won the Female Stars of Tomorrow Award at the 2009 ShoWest industry trade show.
- Studied Taekwondo.
- Avid fashionista
- Previously voiced Aimi Yoshida in the video game, X-Men: Destiny.
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