Jona Xiao



Place of birth:

Changsha City, Hunan Province, China:


Jona Xiao was born in China, but grew up in St. Louis, Missouri where she started acting since middle school. Growing up she was called 'chink' and 'yellow' and decided to be an actress to break against stereotypes. She founded Career ACTivate which specializes in helping new actors jumpstart and progress their careers.

Film Credits

Raya and the Last Dragon (2021)
as Young Namaari (voice)
APPyness (2020)
as Tiffany
肆式青春 (2018)
as LuLu (voice)
Gifted (2017)
as Lijuan
Keeping Up with the Joneses (2016)
as Stacey Chung
Alice Upside Down (2007)
as Loretta
Timeline (2006)
as Diner