JACK OF ALL TRADES & A MASTER OF MANY
Asia Jackson is an actor and content creator based in Los Angeles, California. Growing up a military brat, she’s moved all over the country and even spent two years of her elementary studies in Japan and the Philippines. Asia taught herself to code at eleven years old and was majoring in computer information systems before dipping her toes in the entertainment industry.
Asia has appeared on many TV episodes including Modern Family, The Young & the Restless, Superstore, and Speechless. You can also check out her YouTube channel, where she consistently uploads videos about skincare, fashion, healthy food recipes, travel, and weekly vlogs. In addition to working in entertainment and the digital space, Asia is also extremely passionate about social issues such as media representation and visibility of marginalized people, girls in S.T.E.M., and education.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What’s your ethnicity?
That’s more like it, thanks for asking! My mom is Filipino (Igorot) and my dad is Louisana Creole, but I identify as Black/Asian.
How did you start acting?
First, I signed with a commercial agent. Then, I told them that I wanted to be on TV and in movies. They signed me theatrically, I started taking acting classes, then started auditioning.
What products do you use for your hair?
Check out my curly hair routine below!