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Who is Lucille Soong? Checek out her Biography and Personal Life

Who is Lucille Soong? Checek out her Biography and Personal Life

Facts of Lucille Soong

Full Name: Lucille Soong
Birth Date: August 15, 1935
Age: 87 years
Gender: Female
Profession: Actress
Country: China
Horoscope: Leo
Net Worth$1 Million
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceBeijing
NationalityAmerican-Chinese
EthnicityAsian
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The Chinese American actress is perhaps most famous to Western audiences for her role as Grandma Huang on the ABC sitcom Fresh Off the Boat. Moreover, she had recurring roles on shows like Desperate Housewives and classic films like The Joy Luck Club in 1993.

Soong’s Early Life

Lucille Soong entered this world on August 15, 1935, in Beijing, China as Song Jingxiu. Her age is 84 years old as of 2019 while her birth sign is Leo.

Lucille holds dual nationality of American and Chinese and belongs to Asian ethnical backgrounds. She stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 50 kg. Her hair color is black with her eyes color dark brown. Similarly;y, she is only active on Twitter.

Fresh Off the Boat

Fresh Off the Boat, American series created by Nahnatchka Khan. In the series, we can see star-like Hudson YangRandall Park, and Constance Wu. The film is based on the life of chef and food personality Eddie Huang and his book Fresh Off the Boat, depicting the life of a Taiwanese-American family in Florida in the 1990s.

Similarly, the series became the first US television sitcom starring an Asian-American family to air on the network. This show is compared to the comedy series Everybody Hates Chris.

The Joy Luck Club

The Joy Luck Club, American drama film about the relationships between Chinese-American women and their Chinese immigrant mothers in 1993. Similarly, it is based on the eponymous 1989 novel by Amy Tan. The story of the film is based on Four older women, all Chinese immigrants living in San Francisco.

Lucille Soong with her co-actor
Caption: Lucille Soong with her co-actor (Photo: Twitter)

All of them have an adult Chinese-American daughter and reveals the hidden pasts of older women. The film shows their lives are shaped by the clash of Chinese and American cultures.

What is Lucille Soong Net Worth?

The Chinese-American actress Lucille has an estimated net worth of around $1 million as of 2019. Her prime source of income is from movies and television series. Similarly, her movies have a lifetime gross of $605,432Nancy Drew has a worldwide collection of $25,612,520 whereas Mission: Impossible III has a worldwide gross of $134,029,801.

The median wage for an actress is $39.84 per hour whereas some popular faces can even earn more than $100 per hour. She definitely earns more than the average figures since she began her career at an early age, Similarly, Lucille also a model, has a salary is around $32000 to $48000 based on levels of tenure.

Relationship Status

One of the attractive personalities in Hollywood Lucille Soong is an unmarried woman. As of 2019, she is also believed to be leading a single life.

Lucille Soong with her co-actor
Caption: Lucille Soong with her co-actor (Photo: Twitter)

Career

  • Lucille was discovered by director Lewis Gilbert at the age of 22 when she moved from Beijing, China to Hong Kong.
  • Similarly, she made her first uncredited screen appearance in the film Ferry to Hong Kong in 1959.
  • In the 1960s, after moving to London, she went on to have single-episode roles in British film and TV series Ghost SquadCraneEmergency-Ward 10, and The Champions, and others.
Lucille Soong, Actress
Caption: Lucille Soong, Actress (Photo: Twitter)
  • After that, she starred in the soap opera Coronation Street, playing the role of Billy Walker’s short-term girlfriend in 5 episodes in 1969.
  • In the series, her character suffered abuse from his mother Annie Walker.
  • She had minor roles in films The Joy Luck Club in 1993 and The Corruptor in 1999 after moving to Hollywood in Los Angeles.
  • Lucille portrayed Pei-Pei’s mom in the 2003 remake of Freaky Friday for a major role. She starred as hairdresser Ming in Nora’s Hair Salon in 2004 and Nora’s Hair Salon 2: A Cut Above in 2008, and played Nhung Chan in Nine Dead in 2009.
  • Similarly, her credits included a recurring role in 7 episodes of the ABC prime-time soap Desperate Housewives. After that, she portraying Gabrielle Solis’ former maid, Yao Lin.
  • The actress also appeared on Dharma & Greg (3 episodes), Passions (4 episodes), HuffAll About the AndersonsAccording to Jim, and others.
  • Currently, she stars on the ABC show Fresh Off the Boat. After that, she recurred in the first season and was promoted to the main cast for subsequent seasons.
  • She also portrays Grandma Jenny Huang, the grandmother of the Huang family.

FAQs of Lucille Soong

Who is Lucille Soong?

The Chinese American actress is perhaps most famous to Western audiences for her role as Grandma Huang on the ABC sitcom Fresh Off the Boat. Moreover, she had recurring roles on shows like Desperate Housewives and classic films like The Joy Luck Club in 1993.

Where was Lucille Soong born?

Lucille Soong entered this world on August 15, 1935, in Beijing, China as Song Jingxiu. Her age is 84 years old as of 2019 and her birth sign is Leo.

How tall is Lucille Soong?

She stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches