3. She’s the first East Asian woman to star in a British TV Show. Jessica, who was born in England but whose mother is Chinese, broke down barriers in her home country when she became the first woman of East Asian descent to star on a British TV show, playing the lead on Spirit Warriors.
4. She knows Margaery and Ellaria. Jessica co-starred on British TV series Silkalongside two of her GoT co-stars: Natalie Dormer, whom you may recognize as the cunning Margaery Tyrell, and Indira Varma, who portrays her future TV stepmom Ellaria Sand.
5. She’s deadly IRL. She’ll be playing a dangerous Sand Snake on GoT, but Jessica can hold her own in a fight in real life. Jessica trained in the martial art of wushu for her role in Spirit Warriors, so watch out, Westeros!