Models turned actors

Published On: Apr 10 2013 02:35:31 PM CDT   Updated On: Jan 25 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

There are some people who the camera just loves. Perhaps that's why many models make the leap to acting.

Models who act - Maggie Q
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Maggie Q began her modeling career in Tokyo at the age of 17 and eventually made her way to Hong Kong, where she caught the eye of Jackie Chan, who trained her as a potential action star. She has since appeared in movies such as "Rush Hour 2," "Mission: Impossible III" and "Live Free or Die Hard" and in the TV series "Nikita" (pictured).

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