The daughter of Korean parents, Jamie Chung’s break came in 2004 when she was working in a sports bar where MTV held auditions for The Real World. She wound up appearing in the San Diego-based 14th season. Chung went on to successfully launch an acting career, making her debut with a small part in Veronica Mars. She has appeared in The Hangover 2 & 3, The Man with the Iron Fist, and Suckerpunch. She received critical acclaim for the indie film Eden, for which she won the Special Jury Award at SXSW.