Jacky Lai (born in 1994) is a Canadian Model, Actress, and Social Media Personality from Toronto, Ontario. She launched her career in the entertainment industry with a small role as a student girl in the feature film “Silent Hill 2 – 3D” in 2012.
Later, the actress appeared in her debut TV series “Really Me” the same year. She had a minor part in the show as a cute girl in two episodes titled Really Donkers and Madd Matt.
Furthermore, Lai even acted in the Lifetime TV movie, Straight A’s, alongside Haley Pullos and Judd Nelson. Currently, Jacky is signed with Elena Kirschner from RED Management.
She was cast as the Young Nun on the sixth season of ABC’s Once Upon a Time in 2016. Some of her other appearances are in The Flash, Ransom, Shadowhunters, Fall back Down, and Beyond.
Acting Career, Netflix Show “V-Wars” & Cast
The 25-years-old garnered popularity after being cast in the project “V-Wars”. It is the latest Canadian-American science fiction-horror web television series. The first episode of the show aired on Netflix on December 05, 2019.
The web program is basically based on the eponymous comic series penned by Jonathan Maberry. In addition, the creators of the series are Glenn Davis and William Laurin. Ian Somerhalder and Brad Turner worked as directors of the project.
Jacky Lai plays one of the recurring characters named Kaylee Vo. Some of the other main casts of V-Wars are Ian Somerhalder (as Dr. Luther Swann), Adrian Holmes (as Michael Fayne), Peter Outerbridge (as Calix Niklos), Laura Vandervoort (as Mila Dubov), Kyle Breitkopf (as Dezs) Michael Greyeyes (as Jimmy Saint), etc.
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This is the original video of my first audition for #VWars. I was filming #Shadowhunters at the time and had the lovely @kat.mcnamara help me put #KayleeVo on tape, who at the time was named ‘Yuki’. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We’ve come so far, to be here with only 3 days left until the premiere of our show. I am overwhelmed with emotion, what a privilege, an opportunity I will never take for granted. I hope ya’ll tune in on Dec. 5 and welcome us into your home. We have loved this baby for over a year now and I am so honoured and thrilled to be counting down the days. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Thank you @Netflix @idwentertainment and @jonathanmaberry for our home, for opening up this world to us and now allowing us to share it with all of you 🌎 197 countries – Dec 5 – let’s get ittttttttt🤘🏻
|Real Full Birth Name||Jacky Lai.|
|Profession||Model, Actress, and Social Media Personality.|
|Famous for||portraying Kaylee Vo on the Netflix show "V Wars".|
|Age (How old, as of 2019)||25 years.|
|Date of Birth||1994.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||not available.|
|Current Residence||Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.|
|Birthplace||Toronto, Ontario, Canada.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hijackylai/?
|Debut||Web Series: Shadowhunters (2019, as Aline Penhallow).
TV Show: Really Me (2011, as cute girl).
Film: Silent Hill 2 - 3D (2012, as Student Girl).
|TV Shows/Movies||1. Silent Hill 2 - 3D.
2. Really Me.
4. Fall back Down.
6. The Flash.
9. Straight A's.
|Brand Endorsements||1. OLG (Ontario Lottery and Gaming).
2. Marc Anthony.
3. Axe Deodorant.
4. Chevrolet Cruze.
5. Dentyne Ice.
7. Bell Canada.
8. Subway Restaurant.
9. Maple Leaf Prime.
10. The Keg Restaurant.
|Height||Feet & Inches: 5' 5".
Centimeters: 165 cm.
Meters: 1.65 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 52 Kg.
Pounds: 114 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-24-36.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||5.|
|Parents||Father: Name not Known.
Mother: Home Maker
|Siblings||Brother: Not Known.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriend.|
|Husband||name not available.|
|Highest Qualification||Graduate with a Bachelors's degree.|
|School||The ProActors Lab.|
|Alma Mater.||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Ryan Gosling.
Actress: Keanu Reeves.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Greece.|
|Love to do||Photography and Music.|
|Favorite Food||Chinese Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$500K US dollars (As of 2019).|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Jacky Lai
- V-Wars Actress was born to her father and mother in 1994 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Therefore, Jacky Lai’s age is 25 years old, as of 2019.
- However, she refused to provide any information about her actual birth date, family, siblings, parents, and early life.
- She started off her profession as a model first and appeared in various local advertisements, fashion campaigns, photoshoots, and much more.
- In fact, Lai even did brand endorsements for various big names such as OLG (Ontario Lottery and Gaming), Marc Anthony, Axe Deodorant, Bell Canada, Subway Restaurant, Maple Leaf Prime, Chevrolet Cruze, Dentyne Ice, Zantac, The Keg Restaurant, etc.
- The young artist even starred in short films like Survivor Man and Asian Action.
- How tall: The beautiful model, Jacky Lai has a sexy and fit figure with a decent height of 5 feet 5 inches.
- She follows a strict diet in order to maintain her which is around 52 Kg (114 lbs).
- As an actress, Jacky began her training and used to study consistently with Lewis Baumander and his associates, Georgina Reilly in Toronto.
- Moreover, she also took numerous classes at Armstrong Studios.
- The talented actress graduated by taking in classes at The ProActors Lab and studied with the artistic director Bruce Clayton and David Rotenberg (founder).
- Back in 2014, the model moved to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada in order to pursue her passion.