Jessica Lu is an American actress. She first appeared as an extra in the TV shows Life and 90210. She next had credited roles in an episode of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and Law & Order: LA. From 2011 to 2014, she became widely known for her role as Ming Huang in the MTV series Awkward. She simultaneously made guest appearances in The New Normal, Two and a Half Men, Red Band Society, and Weird Loners. In 2014, she made her film debut with a small role in About Last Night. She next appeared in 2 episodes of American Horror Story: Hotel. In 2018, she starred as Alexis Barrett in the short-lived NBC series Reverie.