Who is Levy Tran?
Vy Le Tran, better known as Levy Tran, was born on April 8, 1983 under the sign of Aries in San Jose, California, USA. She is a 37-year-old model and actress, probably best known for playing a small role in the seventh sequel of the “Fast & Furious” franchise, titled “Furious 7” (2015), playing Eddie on the Showtime comedy drama. series “Shameless” (2018), and stars as Desiree ‘Desi’ Nguyen in the CBS action-adventure series “MacGyver” (2019-present).
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How rich is she right now? Levy Tran Net Worth
As of the beginning of 2020, Levy Tran’s net worth exceeds $1.5 million, acquired through her successful career as a professional actress, who has starred in more than 20 TV and movie titles since the start of her career in early 2010.
Early life, nationality, ethnicity, educational background
Levy Tran spent her early years in her hometown of San Jose in California where she grew up with her younger sister, named Chi Tran by their parents, whose names and occupations have not been revealed, but are known to be. immigrants from Vietnam. She is American by nationality but belongs to Vietnamese ethnicity.
After matriculation, Levy enrolled in college and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in child and adolescent development, with a minor in mathematics. She is fluent in English and Vietnamese.
Before becoming an actress, Levy Tran worked for some time as an embalmer in a funeral parlor in 2011, but in that year she moved to Los Angeles, California and tried herself as a model, quickly becoming one of the top Asian models. She has collaborated with a number of fashion brands, doing photo shoots for them and appearing in several advertising commercials. She has also graced the covers of magazines such as ‘Bizarre’, ‘Tattoo Life’, ‘Glass’ and ‘Inked’.
In 2012, Levy appeared as a guest host in an episode of the reality comedy series “Guy Code” broadcast on MTV2. The following year, she appeared in the music video for Day Above Grounds single “Asian Girlz”, which caused huge controversy for being called racist. Although the band and Levy claimed it was intended to be satirical, they eventually apologized publicly.
Rise to Fame as an Actress
Levy Tran started her professional acting career in 2015 when she made her screen debut in the role of the race starter in the action thriller “Furious 7” alongside actors like Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson and Paul Walker. The film is the seventh part of the ‘Fast & Furious’ franchise created by Gary Scott Thompson, one of the highest-grossing franchises of all time.
Levy rose to prominence thanks to that look and was named the most beautiful woman in the franchise. The same year, she guest-starred as Vy in two episodes of the drama series “Jungle Justice”, and Mya in an episode of the sci-fi fantasy series “Chosen Kin”. She also played a small role in the action short film “All Men Are Thieves” (2015) directed by Henry J. Kim.
In 2016, Levy Tran has been quite busy since she played Kid 2.0 in Christian Sesma’s action-crime thriller “Vigilante Diaries”, guest starring as Stephanie in the “Welcome To Hollywood” episode of the drama series “Confessions Of A Hollywood Bartender”, and seen as Levy in the short drama film “The Stanford Letter” directed by Dillon G. Artzer.
In the same year, she played nurse Không May in Jonathan Heap’s horror thriller ‘The Unwilling’, played Lisa in the action-crime drama ‘Female Fight Club’ directed by Miguel A. Ferrer, and played the role of Lien in the short western ‘ Manifesto Destiny’. ”, written and directed by Peter Tran.
“Shameless” and other roles
After guest starring as Christie in the episode ‘Karma’ of the TNT drama series ‘Animal Kingdom’, Levy landed the roles of Thiri in the mystery crime drama ‘Gemini’ written and directed by Aaron Katz and Nicola in Royce Gorsuch’s sci-fi film . -fi movie “Mad Genius”, all in 2017. In the same year, she reprized the role of Mya in the sci-fi fantasy action series “Chosen Kin Origins”, and joined the cast of the Showtime comedy-drama series ‘Shameless”, in which she played Eddie from 2017 to 2018.
It was followed by her portrayal of Roenick in the 2018 slasher movie “The First Purge”. the fourth installment of the “Purge” franchisee, written by James DeMonaco and directed by Gerard McMurray. In the same year, Levy landed the role of Haruko in the crime drama film “The Silk Road” alongside Shu Sakimoto and Gina Hiraizumi, and then played Trish Park in the anthology supernatural horror drama series “The Haunting Of Hill House” created by Mike Flanagan for Netflix.
Recent and upcoming projects
Recently, Levy Tran joined the main cast of the action-adventure series “MacGyver”airing on the CBS network, the series has starred as Detective Desiree Nguyen since 2019.
It has been announced that she will be seen as Addy in Ryan Brookhart’s upcoming drama “Two Ways To Go West”, and Patty in the upcoming comedy short film “Pov”, directed by Catero Colbert, both of which are currently in post-production.
Appearance and vital statistics
Levy Tran has long dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5 ft 6 inches (1.68 m), weighs about 126 lbs (57 kg) and her vital statistics are 32-24-35. Her bra size is 32B and shoe size 7 (US). Levy is a big fan of tattoos and has many all over her body. One of her favorites is the zombie tattoo on the side of her stomach, for its artistry.
Personal life: is she single or not?
Levy Tran is a rather secretive person. However, she was rumored to have a brief romantic relationship with Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds in 2008, but it is believed that she is currently single. Her current residence is in Los Angeles, California.
Hobbies and Favorites
In her spare time, Levy enjoys working out in a gym as she is a fitness freak. She also enjoys reading and traveling, and her favorite holiday destination is Miami, Florida. Her favorite actor is Johnny Depp while her favorite actress is Jennifer Lawrence. Her favorite cuisine is Italian and her favorite food is pasta. Levy is an animal lover and has a dog named Carlos.