This Maggie Q photo contains
penal institution, penal facility, jail, jailhouse, gaol, clink, slammer, poky, pokey, and holding cell.
There might also be
reading room, warehouse, storage warehouse, street, city scene, and urban setting.
At the suggestion of a friend, Q began modeling in Tokyo at the age of 17, before making an unsuccessful move to Taipei, and finally trying in Hong Kong. She has said it was not easy for her: "I had twenty bucks in my pocket. I mean, I literally did the same thing that my mother did when she left Vietnam... didn't speak the language... had no money." But, it was in Hong Kong, that she was selected by Jackie Chan, because he saw a potential action star. His intensive training taught her the importance of professionalism and always doing her own stunts. Q later said, "I had never done a day of...