Jessica Lu is not only an American actress but a well-known model as well. She can be seen in many films and has presented her many phenomenal works in television shows and theatre; however, she is best known for her portrayal of Ming Huang on MTV television series Awkward.
Apart from her professional career, the actress has kept her love life private, but from her social account, it can be perceived how much she enjoys her love life. She keeps on updating picture with her partner and also mentions how much she enjoys his company.
Jessica’s Short Bio And Professional Career
Jessica Lu, who stands at the height of 5’ and 5’’ was born on 18 April 1985 in Schaumburg, Illinois, United States. She is of Chinese descent and belongs to white ethnicity.
Jessica, age 33, studied at James B. Conant High School in Hoffman Estates, Illinois and after graduating from high school, attended Columbia College Chicago.
She took a step in acting starring a lead role in musical Flower Drum Song before graduating with an honors degree in Musical Theatre Performance in Chicago.
She later played a supporting role in musical West side story and Ragtime and starred as the down-to-earth Ming Huang on MTV series Awkward. After Awkward, she appeared in many TV series including Law and Order: LA, CSI and 90210.
Jessica’s film career started after she performed in a short film, The Kari flies as well as a full length featured film Fame in 2009. Moreover, she portrayed Whitney in Mortal Kombat: Rebirth in 2010. Later in 2013, Jessica played in Joey Graceffa’s YouTube series: Storytellers.
Besides acting realm, Jessica has been involved in many commercial and non-commercial modeling field. She has modeled in print ads for many products including Got Milk?, Parisian, Chicago Place, Lands’ End, OshKosh B’Gosh, Claire’s and Carson Pirie Scott. Moreover, some of her commercial works include modeling for Kaiser Permanente, Ford Motors, Samsung, McDonald’s and Orville Redenbacher’s.
Not only that, but Jessica is also an advocate for Love is Louder Than the Pressure to Be Perfect which is involved in bullying, depression, and discrimination. She also supports Trevor Project, an organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services for the LGBTQ.
Jessica Dating Cinematographer, Christian Sprenger!
The actress Jessica Lu is in a relationship with her boyfriend, Christian Sprenger, who is a Cinematographer and belongs to Caucasian ethnicity.
Though Jessica has not revealed anything regarding their dating life or their plans on getting married till now, from the below mentioned Instagram post, it hints that they have started their dating affair on 7 March 2014 and it’s been four years that they have been together.
Back on 7 March 2016, Jessica uploaded a picture with her boyfriend via Instragam stating tricked the guy into falling in love with her and dealing with her crazy for two years!
In addition to that, recently on 7 March, Jessica shared a post on Instagram wishing her boyfriend on their fourth Anniversary with a caption: "here’s to more forever. Lava yoo BAH! Happy anniversary!"
Jessica with Christian's picture posted on her fourth anniversary on 7 March 2018 (Photo: Jessica Lu's Instagram)
Similarly, her boyfriend posted another photo of her on 18 April 2017 wishing her on her birthday. He wrote: “the happiest of birthdays are due to this beautiful, passionate and hilarious woman whom he loves endlessly. Happy Birthday my love!”
From all her Instagram post it seems that Jessica is enjoying her boyfriend company to the fullest.
Talking about her family, she has a younger brother named Andy Lu. She often keeps flaunting pictures of her family. As on 14 October 2016, Jessica posted a collage picture of her memories with her mother on the special occasion of her mother’s birthday stating HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO Her BEST FRIEND and the best mom she could have ever chosen in this lifetime.