Kelly Hu is an Asian-American actress known for her sweet voice and beautiful face and body structure.
The former model has also been crowned several times as a beauty queen, thanks to her amazing beauty and appearance. She is in fact the epitome of what we call real beauty.
Call her hot, charming or seductive, these words are not only enough to evaluate her physical beauty and elegance. She has a perfect height of 5 feet 5 inches and a weight of 53 kg.
Apart from her beautiful appearance, Kelly Hu has a lifelong interest in singing and dancing and has been interested in martial arts since her early childhood.
Kelly Hu Net Worth
After her amazing career first as a model, then as a beauty contest and now as a famous actress. Kelly has raised so much money for herself.
At the age of 17, Kelly became the first Asian-American woman to be crowned Miss Teen USA. Then in 1993 she participated in the Miss Hawaii USA contest and won the beauty pageant.
The crown of Miss Hawaii opened the way for her to win the Miss USA contest. Although she could not win the Miss USA title, she was among the top ten on the Miss USA list.
In 1987 she moved to Los Angeles and began her career as an actress, where she appeared in several television series, including Melrose Place, 21 Jump Street. But her first movie was Friday, Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan, in which she played a small part.
However, her most popular roles so far have been The Scorpion King, in which she played the role of Cassandra in 2002, and Cradle 2 the Grave, in which she played the role of Sona in 2003.
Between 2002 and 2005 she was featured in the magazine “Maxim”, she also became the face of “Viagra”, which made her commercially very popular.
Today Kelly has net assets of $10 million. She is well paid for the acting roles she has collected over her career of about three decades, but it is rumored that she made a fortune of $10 million with “They Die by Dawn”, which was produced in 2013.
She has starred in several films including The Door as Dorothy in 1991, Surf Ninjas as Ro-May in 1993, X2 as Yuriko Oyama in 2003, Undoing as Vera in 2006, Shanghai Kiss as Micki Young in 2007, Stiletto as Detective Hanover in 2008, The Tournament as Lai Lai Zhen in 2009, Almost Perfect as Vanessa Lee in 2001 and Kepler’s Dream as Irene in 2016.
During her acting career, she worked with various Hollywood stars such as Dwayne Johnson, Lucas Till, Robert Carlyle, Ian Somerhalder, and Steven Brand.
Kelly Hu Married, Friend, Husband
Like celebrities, Kelly’s relationship could be summed up as harsh and controversial.
Kelly was with Ahmad Ali Moussaul after winning the Miss Teen USA beauty pageant in 1985. Ali Moussa is an investment banker.
However, the two separated in 1996, although it is not yet clear whether they were married. Kelly and Ahmad remained in a relationship for about two years.
It was also rumored that Kelly met Gordon Gilberstan after the breakup with her former boyfriend in 1999. She later appointed Gordon as her personal manager. Gordon was determined to lead her to success.
It is not clear what happened between the two of them, but it seems that the couple broke up.
Mitch Allan was her last known boyfriend whom she met in 2010. The two were in a relationship for years until they broke up in 2015. But before they broke up, Kelly liked to talk about her boyfriend in public.
Kelly Hu with Allan
In one of her comments about Allan, Kelly said, “My boyfriend is a musician, writer, and producer. That sounds really corny, but I really love listening to songs from his band. I think because I’m so close, it touches me in a way that other music can’t. It moves me into another room. His name is Mitch Allan and he actually has a song that he wrote and produced called ‘Heat Attack’ by Demi Lovato. He’s currently in a band called Satellite.
The two of them have often been seen together at various events, especially since Kelly is an energetic poker fan and has been competing for most of the time.
Kelly Hu Bio
Hu was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. Her father Herbert Hu, a salesman and exotic breeder, and her mother Juanita Perez from the Philippines, a technical draftswoman for Honolulu, were separated when Kelly was young, and of course, life was difficult for a young girl like her at that time.
But for Kelly, something was more important than anything else in the world – her future. She spent most of her childhood in Hawaii with his brother Glenn.
She attended Ma’ema’e Elementary School in Honolulu, Hawaii, and then went on to complete her education at the Kamehameha Schools in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Her interest in acting was awakened at a very young age and for a long time, she was interested in both singing and dancing. She has also developed an interest in martial arts and is trained in them.
Hu’s cousin was a successful model in Japan, and Hu decided to follow her example, so she took the step to model and then to a beauty pageant.
Hu is active in protecting Hawaiian ecology. She supported Reef Check Hawaii by running and successfully completing the Honolulu Marathon to raise awareness for the organization. She also supported the shark finning ban that came into effect in Hawaii in July 2010. This made the possession, sale or distribution of shark fins illegal in Hawaii.
Quick Facts You Should Know About Kelly Hu
- Age: 49 years old
- Birth Nation: United States of America
- Birth Sign: Aquarius
- Name: Kelly Hu
- Birth Name: Kelly Ann Hu
- Father: Herbert Hu
- Mother: Juanita Hu
- Nationality: American
- Birth Place/City: Honolulu, Hawaii
- Ethnicity: Mix
- Profession: Actress
- Working For: Movies and TV shows
- Net Worth: $10 million
- Eye Color: Brown
- Hair Color: Dark brown
- Body Measurements: 34-24-34
- Breast Size: 34B
- Waist size: 24
- Hip Size: 34
- Shoe Size: 7
- Weight in KG: 53kg
- Famous for: Voice artist, model
- Married: N/A
- Education: Kamehameha Schools, Pepperdine University
- Movies: Kepler’s Dream
- TV Show: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
- Siblings: Glenn Hu