Beautiful British actress of Asian descent, Jessie Mei Li is best known for her role as Alina Starkov in the 2021 Netflix series, Shadow and Bone.
The young and charming actress who recently got into the entertainment industry has already made a big noise with such an outstanding performance.
Well, she is yet to explode with her another season of Shadow and Bone. The bright British actress is kinda hard to know about her as her secretive and private lifestyle.
Before digging in towards her depth biography, let us begin with some quick facts.
Some Quick Facts About
|Full Name||Jessica Mei Li|
|Date of Birth||August 27, 1995|
|Birthplace||Brighton, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom|
|Profession||Actor, Film actor|
|Hair color||Dark Brown|
|Height||5 ft 2 in or 157.5cm|
|Weight||48kg or 106lbs|
|Body Measurement||Under Review|
|Online Presence||Not Active|
|Net Worth||$1 Million to $5 Million|
Early Life, Education, and Family Members
This British actress was born as Jessica Mei Li in the beautiful place of Brighton, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom, but raised in Redhill, Surrey.
Despite being a public figure, Jessica has kept everything secret about her personal life. Hence, we cannot find the detail about her parents.
Moreover, Li belongs to mixed ethnicity(Asian and White) while her nationality is British. Her mother is from English background and her father is from a Chinese background.
According to the available sources, it is claimed that Jessie has an older brother whose name is not exposed. He is a doctor in the NHS.
Education of Jessie Mei Li
Talking about her education, she studied at St Bede’s School, and later she has been to Reigate College from 2010 to 2012.
Apart from that, at the University of Sussex, she studied French and Spanish but eventually dropped out. Li has also worked as a teaching assistant at a local secondary school.
Likewise in 2015, Li joined the National Youth Theatre. Afterward, from 2016 to 2017 she trained her student part-time at Identity School of Acting.
Age, Height, and Body Measurement
Jessie Mei Li is currently 25 years old according to her birthdate August 27, 1995. She falls under the sun sign of Virgo. According to her sign, it is clear that Jessie is hard-working and a perfectionist.
This stunning and beautiful model stands at the height of 5 ft 2 in or 157.5cm and she weighs around 48kg or 106lbs. Moreover, this pretty lady has long silky dark brown color hair and a pair of beautiful dark eyes.
Other than that, Jessie has got smooth fair skin complexion. She has got a very attractive figure but the body measurement is unknown at the moment.
Professional Acting Career
Jessie Mei is new to the entertainment industry who made her debut in February 2019 with the role of Claudia Casswell in a drama film, All About Eve at Noel Coward Theatre.
The movie was broadcasted live via National Theatre Live on the 11th of April, 2019. Soon after her recognition in the movie All About Eve with an outstanding performance, she was cast for a big Netflix series.
She was chosen with the lead role of Alina Starkov for the 2021 Netflix series, Shadow and Bone. The series is an adaptation of Leigh Bardugo’s Grishaverse fantasy book, Shadow and Bone and Six of Crows.
Many told that Le was the perfect actress for the role of Alina Starkov and she did a really tremendous job in the series. The first season was premiered on the 23rd of April, 2021.
Personal Life of Jessie Mei Li
Beautiful British actress, Li currently resides in Bristol and follows a vegan diet. From her early age, she struggled a long time with undiagnosed ADHD.
However, she received a formal diagnosis after Li became an adult. Due to her struggle, she wanted to become a voice and role model for neurodivergent people.
Jessie is an active physical person who trained for Taekwondo and Wing Chun. She also learned the Hungarian language to communicate with the crew members of Shadow and Bone.
To represent her Chinese Zodiac sign, Li wears a necklace of the Pig. Being multi-racial with a mixed background, she had a pretty hard childhood with outright racist comments.
During her interview with Vogue Australia in April 2021, she spoke against the rise in anti-Asian hate.
Who is Jessie Mei Li Dating?
As you already know that Miss Li is a private person to like to keep her things to herself only. There is barely any information about this lovely actress, Jessie having a relationship.
Also, because of her absence on social media platforms, the information regarding her personal life is hard to find. Well, we hope this amazing British actress to be in a relationship with a handsome guy.
What is the Net Worth of Jessie Mei Li
This actress is quite a private person who rarely shares her personal information also regarding her net worth or income. Well, due to the lack of accurate information we are currently uncertain about her net worth.
However, we do know that this actress has a net worth of around $1 Million to $5 Million as of 2021. We also know that the majority of her income generates from her acting career.
Social Media Presence
Unfortunately, This British actress, Jessie Mei Li is not active on any social media platform at the moment.