Today, we are bringing to the readers an article about one of the cast members, Jessie Mei-Li, of the upcoming Netflix series, Shadow and Bone.
For a fan of modern fantasy literature, Shadow and Bone might be a very popular name. And the upcoming Netflix series might be a matter of great excitement. For those who don’t know Shadow and Bone, it is a fantasy series by author Leigh Bardugo.
Read the article below to know more about Jessie Mei-Li.
How Old Is She?
Jessie Mei-Li was 25 years old as of December 2020. Actually, she was born on 27 August 1995. And with the 27th of August birthday, her zodiac sign was Virgo.
Jessie Mei-Li Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity
Jessie was born as Jessica Mei-Li to parents of two different ethnicities. She was born in Brighton, East Sussex, England to a father of Chinese ethnicity and a mother of British ethnicity.
Apart from her parents, Jessie also one sibling in her immediate family, an elder brother. She and her brother were a few years apart. The name of her elder brother was not known.
For her high school education, Jessie attended Reigate College and finished her A levels from there. Later, she joined the National Youth Theatre to learn acting. She also trained with Identity School of Acting in London.
Despite growing up alongside a meat-eating tradition in her family, especially the Chinese family on her father’s side, Jessie was a vegan. She used to be a huge meat-eater but now she loved vegan food.
Jessie Mei-Li Height, Weight, Measurements
Jessie Mei-Li stood was a woman of average stature, standing at a height of a tad over 5 ft 6 inches. Also, Jessie was very average regarding her weight, weighing only 53 kgs.
Talking about her distinct features, Jessie had facial features that were very mixed East Asian and European. On the one hand, she had narrow eyes with brown iris and high cheekbones. Then on the other hand she had lower eyebrows and a broad face.
Her Social Media Reach
Jessie had a small but very dedicated fan base and that showed in her social media. She did not have a large number of followers on her social media platforms, neither did she have too large a presence.
On Instagram, she had only 2 posts but had still earned 9k followers. Similarly, she had a Twitter which was not only kept private but had 0 followers.
There were, however, fan accounts on both Twitter and Instagram, made by dedicated fans. Her fan-made Instagram, going by the name “Stan Jessie Mei Li” had 209 posts. It had 661 followers, which was a gradually growing number.
Her fan-made Twitter account had 79 followers.
Jessie Mei-Li Net Worth, Movies, TV Shows
Talking about Jessie’s acting profession, she started her career in 2018 with a small part in the Shortflix movie Together, They Smoke. She also appeared in one episode of Strangers.
Later in 2019, she made her stage debut in Joseph Mankiewicz’s All About Eve. She played the role of Claudia Caswell in a production that featured the likes of Gillian Anderson and Lily James.
The same year, Jessie appeared in a movie-short, Travelooper, and a TV docu-series, Locked Up Abroad.
All that aside, Jessie’s is going to be a breakthrough actress in 2021. She had two big releases coming up. One was Edgar Wright’s Last Night in Soho. In that movie, Jessie would be sharing the screen with fellow up and coming actresses Anya Taylor-Joy, Thomasin McKenzie, etc.
Another of Jessie’s upcoming projects was Shadow and Bone, a Netflix adaptation of a hugely popular fantasy novel series by Leigh Bardugo. In that show, Jessie would be playing Alina Starkov, one of the main characters in the series.
She also had a movie-short, Pork Scratchings, in the making.
According to some sources on the web, Jessie’s net worth as of December 2020 was $150 thousand.
Jessie Mei-Li Boyfriend, Husband, Dating
There was no information about Jessie Mei-Li’s dating life on the web. On one rare occasion, Jessie had joked a little about dating but she was careful not to reveal too much.
It was highly unlikely that was a husband in the picture, a boyfriend was more likely. But nothing could be said with certainty.
Last modified: December 18, 2020