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The show was one of only a few American television shows to have an Asian American series lead.
In 2012, Liu joined the cast of the TNT series Southland in the recurring role of Jessica Tang, for which she won the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Drama Guest Actress.
Additionally, she earned a Primetime Emmy Award In Payback (1999), Liu portrayed Pearl, a high-class BDSM prostitute with links to the Chinese mafia.
Liu was cast as Alex Munday in the film Charlie's Angels, alongside Drew Barrymore and Cameron Diaz.
Liu earned a bachelor's degree in Asian languages and cultures.
She starred in the Sex and the City–inspired TV show Cashmere Mafia on ABC.
Liu's film work includes starring as one of the heroines (Alex Munday) in Charlie's Angels (2000), portraying O-Ren Ishii in Kill Bill (2003), and starring roles in the main casts of Payback (as Pearl; 1999), Chicago (as Kitty Baxter; 2002), and the animated film series Kung Fu Panda (2008–present) portraying the character Master Viper.
In 2008, she starred in an ABC comedy-drama, Cashmere Mafia, as Mia Mason, which ended after one abbreviated season.
She also has played police officer Jessica Tang on Southland, a television show focusing on the lives of police officers and detectives in Los Angeles as a recurring guest actor during the fourth season. She was awarded the Harvard Foundation’s arts medal at the annual Harvard Foundation Award ceremony, during the Cultural Rhythms Festival in Sanders Theatre. Her painting, "Escape", was incorporated into Montblanc's Cutting Edge Art Collection and was shown during Art Basel Miami 2008, which showed works by contemporary American artists.
She is also part of the cast in the upcoming post-apocalyptic thriller Future World, directed by James Franco and Bruce Thierry Cheung. The movie, titled Meena, was based on a true story, about an eight-year-old Indian girl who is sold to a brothel. She also hosted an MTV documentary, Traffic, for the MTV EXIT campaign in 2007.