Year Joined

  • 2008

Areas of Expertise

  • Arts & Entertainment 

LUCY IN THE NEWS

  • Lucy Liu reflects on directing an episode of Marvel action show “Luke Cage”

    June 18, 2018  |  Metro Newspaper UK

  • Lucy Liu honored with her own star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame in 2019

    June 28, 2018  |  China Daily

  • Lucy Liu continues to grow as actress, director, and artist

    May 08, 2017  |  CBS Sunday Morning

  • Lucy Liu on acting and directing in episodes of Elementary

    May 09, 2017  |  CBS

  • Lucy Liu stars in Hulu’s new series “Difficult People”

    May 12, 2017  |  Hollywood Reporter

  • Lucy Liu attends Annual Plates for Pediatrics Benefit Gala in New York

    January 23, 2017  |  Vogue

  • Lucy Liu Celebrates her 48th Birthday

    December 02, 2016  |  New Straits Times

  • Lucy Liu inspires as Asian American star on TV show Elementary

    December 13, 2016  |  Manila Standard

  • Lucy Liu stars in Nómadas to join Stop the Violence Campaign

    November 17, 2016  |  Digital Journal

  • Lucy Liu partners with Bruno Magli and releases new footwear with proceeds going to UNICEF

    November 02, 2016  |  Ocean Drive

  • Lucy Liu celebrates 100th episode in her role as Joan Watson in the CBS series “Elementary”

    October 08, 2016  |  International Business Times

  • Lucy Liu discusses “Who Has the Perfect Life” on short interview with NY Magazine

    October 13, 2016  |  The Cut

  • Lucy Liu discusses the importance of diversity in Hollywood

    September 22, 2016  |  CBS

  • Lucy Liu supports next-generation filmmakers in the 2016 Student Academy Awards

    September 23, 2016  |  Fox News

  • Lucy Liu showcases her first collaborative shoe with Bruno Magli in the luxury brand’s latest campaign

    August 11, 2016  |  AOL

  • Lucy Liu named Harvard University Artist of the Year for her work as an actor and director.

    February 12, 2016  |  Boston Globe

  • Lucy Liu speaks about her involvement with UNICEF as a U.S. Fund for UNICEF Ambassador.

    March 26, 2015  |  People Magazine

  • Lucy Liu reflects on directing an episode of Marvel action show “Luke Cage”

    June 18, 2018  |  Metro Newspaper UK

  • Lucy Liu honored with her own star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame in 2019

    June 28, 2018  |  China Daily

  • Lucy Liu continues to grow as actress, director, and artist

    May 08, 2017  |  CBS Sunday Morning

  • Lucy Liu on acting and directing in episodes of Elementary

    May 09, 2017  |  CBS

  • Lucy Liu stars in Hulu’s new series “Difficult People”

    May 12, 2017  |  Hollywood Reporter

  • Lucy Liu attends Annual Plates for Pediatrics Benefit Gala in New York

    January 23, 2017  |  Vogue

  • Lucy Liu Celebrates her 48th Birthday

    December 02, 2016  |  New Straits Times

  • Lucy Liu inspires as Asian American star on TV show Elementary

    December 13, 2016  |  Manila Standard

  • Lucy Liu stars in Nómadas to join Stop the Violence Campaign

    November 17, 2016  |  Digital Journal

  • Lucy Liu partners with Bruno Magli and releases new footwear with proceeds going to UNICEF

    November 02, 2016  |  Ocean Drive

  • Lucy Liu celebrates 100th episode in her role as Joan Watson in the CBS series “Elementary”

    October 08, 2016  |  International Business Times

  • Lucy Liu discusses “Who Has the Perfect Life” on short interview with NY Magazine

    October 13, 2016  |  The Cut

  • Lucy Liu discusses the importance of diversity in Hollywood

    September 22, 2016  |  CBS

  • Lucy Liu supports next-generation filmmakers in the 2016 Student Academy Awards

    September 23, 2016  |  Fox News

  • Lucy Liu showcases her first collaborative shoe with Bruno Magli in the luxury brand’s latest campaign

    August 11, 2016  |  AOL

  • Lucy Liu named Harvard University Artist of the Year for her work as an actor and director.

    February 12, 2016  |  Boston Globe

  • Lucy Liu speaks about her involvement with UNICEF as a U.S. Fund for UNICEF Ambassador.

    March 26, 2015  |  People Magazine

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Lucy Liu Emmy award winning actress and humanitarian

劉玉玲

Actress / U.S. Fund for UNICEF Amb.

Lucy Liu has had great critical and commercial success in film, television and on Broadway. Her latest film project, THE MAN WITH THE IRON FISTS, directed by THE RZA, co-stars Russell Crowe and is slated for a 2012 release. She will soon be heard reprising her role as Viper in Paramount’s animated smash hit KUNG FU PANDA 2, set for release May 27, 2011. Liu has three films currently in post production: DETACHMENT directed by Tony Kaye and co-starring Adrien Brody, James Caan, and Marcia Gay Harden, SOMEDAY THIS PAIN WILL BE USEFUL TO YOU Roberto Faenza’s adaptation of the novel by Peter Cameron, and EAST FIFTH BLISS a comedy co-starring Michael C. Hall and Peter Fonda. Liu made her Broadway debut in March 2010, in the Tony Award-winning play GOD OF CARNAGE, starring as “Annette” in a cast that included Jeff Daniels, Dylan Baker and Janet McTeer. In January 2010 she made her directorial debut for the film adaptation of the best-selling novel HALF THE SKY by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. Her debut as a producer, the critically acclaimed film FREEDOM’S FURY, premiered at The Tribeca Film Festival in 2006. Some of Lucy’s previous film credits include CHARLIE’S ANGELS, CHARLIE’S ANGELS: FULL THROTTLE, KILL BILL, CHICAGO, CODE NAME: THE CLEANER, RISE, WATCHING THE DETECTIVES, DOMINO, LUCKY NUMBER SLEVIN, 3 NEEDLES, SHANGHAI NOON, PAYBACK, PLAY IT TO THE BONE, BALLISTIC: ECKS VS SEVER and THE YEAR OF GETTING TO KNOW US. On television, Lucy was nominated for the NAACP award for Outstanding Actress for her starring role in the December 2010 Lifetime Network romantic comedy, MARRY ME. Liu appeared as the unforgettable “Ling Woo” in the hit Fox series, ALLY MCBEAL, a role for which she earned an Emmy and Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. She has also appeared in starring roles on the hit series CASHMERE MAFIA and DIRTY SEXY MONEY and has guest-starred on HBO’s SEX & THE CITY, JOEY, and UGLY BETTY and has lent her voice to such animated hits as THE SIMPSONS, FUTURAMA and KING OF THE HILL. A passionate human rights advocate, Lucy produced and narrated the powerful documentary REDLIGHT which focuses on the plight of women and children sold into sexual slavery. The film premiered at The Woodstock Film Festival in 2009 and aired on Showtime in 2010. Liu has been a UNICEF ambassador since 2004 and has traveled to Lesotho, Pakistan, Cote D’Ivoire, The Democratic Republic of Congo, Cairo and Peru. A native New Yorker, Liu graduated from Stuyvesant High School, attending NYU and later received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Michigan.

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