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Hiep The Le

Actress

Born - 18 February 1971, Da Nang, Vietnam
Died - 19 December 2017

Diminutive Vietnamese-born actress taking largely supporting roles in Hollywood films, after a high-profile start in Oliver Stone's Heaven & Earth (1993). She had fled Vietnam with her family in 1987. Later film work includes Bugis Street (1995), Dead Men Can't Dance (1997), the title role in the 1998 short The Water Ghost, Cruel Intentions (1999), Shark in a Bottle (1999), Green Dragon (2001), Return to Pontianak (2001), National Security (2003), The Princess of Nebraska (2006), Julia (2007), Lakeview Terrace (2008), Sympathy for Delicious (2010) and Touch (2011), her last. From 2010, she owned and ran a restaurant in Venice, California. She died from stomach cancer.