A ballet dancer since age 4,.
For her work in Memoirs of a Geisha she was.
She is best known for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 2000 , Rush Hour 2 2001 , Hero 2002 , House of Flying Daggers 2004 , and Memoirs of a Geisha 2005.
Karen's father who currently owns many car dealerships in Los Angeles area and her mother, former Miss Korea who owns a successful beauty salon has always been supportive of her modeling and acting career.
Her career began in 1998, when she was.