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Gwendoline immigrated from Singapore to America. She received her Bachelor’s from UCLA - Phi Beta Kappa, Summa Cum Laude & won Miss Chinatown USA launching her acting career, kicking off as a Series Regular on Desperate Housewives. She caught the eye of critics in Broken Trail which garnered her a best supporting actress NAMIC Vision Award nomination as well as winning two Best Actress Awards at the Houston International Film Festival for feature Heathens & Thieves. She was series regular on iconic Desperate Housewives and since guest starred on hit shows Grey’s Anatomy, Castle, Chuck, 24 & was handpicked by Academy Award Winner John Ridley to be part of his cast on American Crime which garnered ten Emmy Nominations in 2015. She wrote, produced & starred in a successful run of her one-woman show at the El Centro Theatre which the LA Times reviewed as “Brilliant.” She adapted her story to screenplay & was a Sundance Writing Lab Invitee and now authoring a book on her travels through the 50 states of America. A proud Bruin, she’s honored to be 2016’s APA UCLA Alumnus of the Year Award recipient for career achievement.