Valerie Tian

Valerie Tian

  • Birthday: 1989-04-21
  • Place of birth: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Biography

Valerie Tian (born April 21, 1989) is a Canadian actress. She is known for her role as Su-Chin in Juno. Tian auditioned for Canadian director Mina Shum in the summer of 2001, while Shum was casting for Long Life, Happiness and Prosperity, and won the leading role of Mindy Ho. The film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2002, and was shown at the Sundance Film Festival and LA Asian American Film Festival in 2003. In 2004, she played alongside Jean-Claude Van Damme in the action movie Wake of Death. She also had a cameo appearance inThe Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, and leading roles in the Wake of Death and the short film, Chika's Bird. She also appeared as an X kid in X2 and X-Men United, and as an elf in Disney’s Santa Clause 2. Tian was a series regular on the Warner Brothers' television series, Black Sash, and appeared in a cameo role in the ABC seriesThe Days. She is currently a series regular on the CTV series, "Motive."

Filmography

Moving Parts

2020

As

Wake of Death

2004

As Kim

The Moth Diaries

2011

As Charlie

Words and Pictures

2014

As Emily

Come and Find Me

2016

As Student

Bob the Butler

2005

As Sophie

Dead Shack

2017

As Lisa

A.C.O.D.

2013

As Kieko

Even Lambs Have Teeth

2015

As Mandy

Juno

2007

As Su-Chin

Beyond Redemption

2016

As Dodo

Charlie St. Cloud

2010

As Girl in Toy Store

Triple Dog

2010

As Kayla

Anna's Storm

2007

As Franny

21 Jump Street

2012

As Burns

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

2005

As Interview Girl #1

Drillbit Taylor

2008

As Brooke

Jennifer's Body

2009

As Chastity

Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

2007

As New York Teen Girl #1

The Santa Clause 2

2002

As Elf (uncredited)

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