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Overview (3)

Birth NameMary Christina Brown
Nickname MC
Height 5' 5" (1.65 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Mary Christina Brown is an American actress with a multicultural background of Dutch, Irish, English, Welsh, Native American from her father's side and South Korean and Japanese from her mother's side. She is also culturally influenced with the Filipino and Chinese culture from her stepmother. She was born in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. After moving around the country during her early childhood, she finally settled with her family in San Francisco at the age of seven.

No matter where she lived she always held a passion for both the performing arts and martial arts. She booked her first commercial for Fox television at age seven and started modeling for print advertising campaigns shortly thereafter. She danced professionally all her life, varying from tap, jazz, modern, ballet, hip hop, and even traditional Hawaiian and Tahitian. Mary Christina is also classically trained in voice and played the violin and cello. While living in San Francisco and attending performing art schools (The Bennett Theatre Lab & Conservatory, A.C.T. Conservatory, School of the Arts High School, Young People's Musical Theater Company, to name a few), she decided to fully commit to her creative endeavors.

After a short stint in Silicon Valley as a Network Technician and Internet Systems Engineer, Mary Christina decided to move to Los Angeles to pursue a career in the Arts and Entertainment industry.

As an actress, Mary Christina combines all her talents, including her physical skills in yoga, dance, and martial arts to fully express and commit in subtle ways that brings life to the characters she portrays. Mary Christina has worked on different films playing a variety of characters across the spectrum.

Some of her works are as follows: "Blood and Bone" playing Anastasia, a henchman alongside Julian Sands in the Michael Jai White action drama film and "Dark Island" playing Rachel Gant, a special ops soldier in the indie Sci-Fi Action Thriller with Jai Koutrae and Zero Kazama, "Night of the Templar" playing Japoniko, a mysterious minimalist swords woman seeking revenge acting opposite Norman Reedus, Udo Kier, and the late David Carradine and featured as Jasmine, a courtesan in "The Man with the Iron Fists" with Russell Crowe and in "AWOL-72" as Monica, an international undercover special agent with Luke Goss, Bokeem Woodbine and RZA.

Most recently, Mary Christina worked on the Action Sci-Fi "Max Steel" and joined the international cast of Star World Asia, Asia's number one design TV show, The Apartment for its fourth season produced by Imagine Group in collaboration with Fox International Channels.

She practices yoga and trains in dance, and different styles of martial arts.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: OCP

Trivia (12)

She worked in the Information Technology Industry as a Network Technician and an Internet Systems Engineer in Silicon Valley.
She attended San Francisco's School Of The Arts High School in Dance
She was a singer in Shar Jackson's girl group MPULZ
At the age of fifteen, she worked with Luis Valdez's sons on a project that was written and directed by Chicano playwright Octavio Solis.
She was Miss Hawaiian Tropic 1st runner's up in the San Francisco Bay Area
She was a professional Hawaiian and Tahitian dancer
She was born on a military base in Fort Bragg, North Carolina to an American father of Dutch, Irish, English, Welsh, Native American descent, who resides in San Francisco and Asian mother of Korean and Japanese descent, who resides in Maui, Hawaii.
She was a member of the young people's musical theater company in San Francisco alongside alumni Tony Award winning Broadway actress Lena Hall from Hedwig and the Angry Inch and stand up comedian Amir Talai.
She competed in Tahitian dance competitions taking 2nd and 3rd places and performed for many years in that particular dance style. She was a professional Hawaiian and Tahitian dancer. She performed in "World Arts West", the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival at the Palace of Fine Arts Theater, Carnival, and several other stage performances. She's worked with Spirit of Polynesia dance company, Nā Lei Hulu I Ka WÄ"kiu, Kuma Hula Keali i Ceballos from Halau Keali i O Nalani Dance Company, and many more.
She grew up in a very multi-cultural household. Even though she being mixed with Korean and Japanese descent from her mothers side, she was also culturally influenced with the Filipino and Chinese culture. She has a step mother of Filipino, Chinese, Spanish descent.
She studied classical voice at San Francisco Conservatory of Music.
While attending Abraham Lincoln in San Francisco, she was in the Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) program sponsored by the United States Armed Forces.

Personal Quotes (1)

Your experience and struggle gives you character

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