People are wondering whether Lola Tung is Korean, which she is not because she is an American actress. There is a possibility that she has a Korean heritage, which she has not disclosed so far.

In this article, let's find out more about the actress and her background.

Undoubtedly, anyone who watched Amazon's Prime The Summer I Turned Pretty has been blown away by the performance of young actress Lola, who played the role of Belly. She has managed to create a huge fan base with her debut performance.

The Summer I Turned Pretty is a book written by Jenny Han, and the show on the Prime is the adaptation of the same book. Many who have read the book were eagerly waiting for the transformation, and the fact that it was released made them super excited.

Is Lola Tung Korean? 

There are rumors on the Internet that the actress who played Belly in The Summer I Turned Pretty is Korean, but that is not true. She is an American and was born in New York. She was born on 28 October 2002.


However, there is a chance that she comes from Korean heritage and her parents are Korean. However, as of now, she has not revealed that to the media nor discussed her origin, so no information about her being Korean is available.

She has been into acting and show business from a young age; for her acting career, she started to work on and attended various schools that aided her dream. All her hard work was fruitful, as the first project she landed was the most anticipated book adaptation.

To top that, she got a chance to work with some pleasing co-workers like Jackie Chung and Rachel Blanchard. As of now, she has been receiving praise for her role from all the viewers.

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Lola Tung Asian Or American Heritage 

Many people believe that Lola Tung has an Asian heritage, which is very likely. However, she has not disclosed it to the general public. There is no information about what type of Asian she is.

However, she is undoubtedly an American national born in New York. Her education also was done in the United States. She attended the famous LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York City.

The school she attended is known for its prestigious alumni like Jennifer Anniston, Timothée Chalamet, and others. Currently, she is enrolled in the revered institution Carnegie Mellon University in The School of Drama Acting and Music Theater.

She has risen to fame with her first acting job, so it will be interesting to see what the future holds for her. For now, her future seems to be great and exciting.

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Lola Tung Parents

Lola's parents must be very proud of their daughter for seeing her success. Her mother's name is Pia, but the information about her father is not available to the public.

Tung's family has encouraged Lola from the early days of her life to fulfill her dream of being an actress. Lola can be found on Instagram under the handle name lola.tung.

She has over 880,000 followers on Instagram, and she can be seen posting pictures of herself and her friends. It can be heralded that her followers will surge up in the future.

People are likely to see The Summer I Turned Pretty next season, so Lola will be back again in her role.