Margaret Denise Quigley is a 37 years old, an American actress and model and better known by her professional name Maggie Q.She graduated from Mililani High School and won the title of Best Body senior year.She achieved international fame starring as the title role on The CW's action-thriller series Nikita that aired in 2010-2013.In 2014, she began portraying Tori Wu in the film adaption of Veronica Roth's bestselling novel, Divergent, and will star in a Kevin Williamson CBS drama series Stalker as Detective Beth Davis.Mini Biography Maggie Denise Quigley was born to a Polish-Irish American father (originally based in New York) and a Vietnamese mother. Maggie has two older step-siblings from her mother`s previous marriage, and two older sisters.The family moved to Hawaii and settled in Mililani.She is best known for playing the role as Zhen Lei in the action film Mission: Impossible III, along side with Tom Cruise and as Mai Linh in the Bruce Willis action film Live Free or Die Hard.
Maggie dreamed of becoming a veterinarian, but modeled and found herself bursting onto the Hong Kong movie scene - eventually becoming a full-fledged superstar in Asia.She changed her name to the easily pronounceable "Maggie Q" (for the Chinese audience).She had a cameo in the Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker smash hit Rush Hour 2 (2001) and is part of the supporting cast in Mission: Impossible III (2006), starring Tom Cruise. Although she is actually Vietnamese-American (born and raised in Hawaii), Maggie pursued modeling careers first in Japan, then Taiwan, then Hong Kong.IMDb Mini Biography By: aerithyuna2004 (with C-Minor edits) Trivia Of Vietnamese and Irish-American descent. Was a fashion model and television personality before she became a movie actress. Her transition into acting was almost coincidental and since then she has become both a top model and actress in Hong Kong, along with garnering a certain amount of fame across Asia. Was cast in Live Free or Die Hard (2007) without an audition.
Her friend suggested her for modelling so she began modelling in Tokyo at the age of 17 In 1998, she made her television debut House of the Dragon as Devine.Later, she made her film debut in the horror film Model from Hell, where she starred as Anna.