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These gorgeous female celebs of Asian descent have reached the stars


Date Posted: 20 August 2021

Beauty and talent are what these ladies embody. There's no denying that being gorgeous sure helps, as well as their star power that sizzles the screen, the runway and on social media. It might come as a surprise to some that these stars have some Asian genes – no doubt that has surely contributed to their beauty and their penchant for hard work.


Let's take a look at some of the hottest female celebrities who have Asian blood coursing through their veins.

Chrissy Teigen

Name: Chrissy Teigen, 35 years old

Trivia:

  • • The model-chef-entrepreneur is married to award-winning John Legend and the couple have two children, daughter Luna and son Miles, but Chrissy had a devastating miscarriage and lost their unborn son last year. They named him Jack.
  • • John Legend's hit song "All of Me" is written for and dedicated to Chrissy
  • • Chrissy's mum is Thai and her mum helps the loving couple look after their kids in Beverly Hills.
  • • Chrissy has written three cookbooks and often shares videos of her cooking on her social media, watched by millions of her followers

 


Chrissy with John Legend and their two kids Luna and Miles

 


Despite being a model, Chrissy admits to having a fast food obsession

 


She always describe her style as "simple, sleek, sexy, chic"

 

Nicole Scherzinger

Name: Nicole Scherzinger, 43 years old

Trivia:

  • Her real name is Nicole Prescovia Elikolani Valiente
  • Nicole was born in Hawaii to a Filipino father and a Hawaiian-Ukrainian mother
  • The Pussycat Dolls member had dated former Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton from 2008 until 2015
  • In addition to her singing career, she has also appeared in films, such as "Men in Black 3" and "Dirty Dancing"

 


After ten years of absence, Pussycat Dolls made their comeback with "React"

 


Nicole and her boyfriend Thom Evans have been heating up Instagram since they first
met on "The X Factor: Celebrity" in 2019

 


In "Men in Black 3", Nicole portrayed Lilly, girlfriend to the villain Boris the Animal

 

Vanessa Hudgens

Name: Vanessa Anne Hudgens, 33 years old

Trivia:

  • While Vanessa's father was of Irish, French and Native American descent, her mother is from Manila in the Philippines
  • Got her big break starring as Gabriella Montez in the 2006 Disney movie "High School Musical"
  • Was in a relationship with her "High School Musical" co-star Zac Efron from 2005 to 2010, and with actor Austin Butler from 2011 to 2020
  • Starred in various films such as "Grease: Live!", "Sucker Punch", "Spring Breakers" and "Gimme Shelter"

 


Vanessa confirmed her relationship with American professional baseball shortstop and outfielder,
Cole Tucker, in an Instagram post on Valentine's Day this year

 


Behind her charming voice, Vanessa has classical training in singing since she was eight

 


She nailed triple roles in Netflix's Christmas movie "The Princess Switch: Switched Again"

 

Gemma Chan

Name: Gemma Chan, 39 years old

Trivia:

  • Born in London, Gemma identifies as British-Asian
  • A beauty with brains, the "Crazy Rich Asians" star earned a law degree at Worcester College, Oxford before choosing to pursue a career in acting
  • In 2012, she witnessed the murder of a homeless man, but unfortunately help came too late and the man died in her arms
  • Had played minor roles in hit films such as "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" and "Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit"

 


Gemma is no stranger on TV screens as she was an aspiring model on Project Catwalk in 2006

 


A woman with talents indeed! Besides acting, she's also classically trained to play violin and piano

 


After making her MCU debut as Minn-Erva in "Captain Marvel", Gemma is set to star in the upcoming Marvel "Eternals" movie as Sersi

 

Naomi Osaka

Name: Naomi Osaka, 24 years old

Trivia:

  • Born in Japan to a Japanese mother and Haitian-American father
  • She is a four-time Grand Slam singles champion, and is the reigning champion at the US Open and Australian Open
  • Ranked No. 1 by the Women's Tennis Association and first Asian player to hold the top ranking in singles
  • Her dad Leonard François, trained both Osaka and her sister Mari, starting at the age of 3

 


Her boyfriend, Cordae is a Grammy-nominated rapper

 


In 2019, Barbie released a line of dolls celebrating extraordinary women, including Osaka

 


Naomi came out with the idea to have a Netflix documentary series about her life, "Naomi Osaka"

Writer: Nisa Irina




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