Her mother, Maria JoÃ£o Leal de Sousa, is a Brazilian-born model who appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated in 1978.
Actress Born to immigrants in Queens, New York, Lucy Liu has always tried to balance an interest in her cultural heritage with a desire to move beyond a strictly Asian-American experience.
She was the baby of the family with two older sisters Virginia and Dottie and an older brother, Richard, Jr.
When Hayley approached David and asked for a photograph, he agreed on one condition: she had to give him her phone number.
She was born on July 24, 1982 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, to Mary Brophy , an English teacher from Wellington, New Zealand, and Brian Paquin, a Canadian phys-ed teacher.
When it came time to go to college, Hurley won a scholarship to the London.