|Jessie Mei Li Quick Info
|5 ft 2 in
|Date of Birth
|August 27, 1995
Jessie Mei Li is an English actress. She has been cast in roles like Lara in Last Night in Soho, Claudia Casswell in All About Eve, Alina Starkov in Shadow and Bone, Christina Jocko in Locked Up Abroad, Ericka in Pork Scratchings, and Rose in Together, They Smoke.
Jessie Mei Li
Brighton, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom
Jessie Mei Li studied at St Bede’s School in Redhill and later attended Reigate College. After that, she got enrolled at a university and started studying languages but eventually dropped out.
She then began working with special needs children and that was when she joined the National Youth Theatre in 2015 and trained part-time with Identity School of Acting from 2016 to 2017.
- Sibling – She has an older brother.
5 ft 2 in or 157.5 cm
48 kg or 106 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Mixed (Asian and White)
Jessie Mei Li is of Chinese descent on her father’s side and has English roots on her mother’s side.
Jessie Mei Li Facts
- Jessie uses she/her and they/them pronouns.
- She grew up in Redhill, Surrey, England.
- She played Claudia Casswell in the Noel Coward Theatre, London production of All About Eve in 2019.
- Jessie Mei Li has appeared in the music videos for songs like A Thousand Ringing Bells by Uri Sade and Three Weeks by James Humphrys.
- She has been cast as Alina Starkov, an orphan, former mapmaker, and the sun summoner, in the fantasy series titled Shadow and Bone.
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