Lucy Liu is known for the strong roles she plays as an actress on both television and on the movie screens of Hollywood but her recent declaration against child trafficking at this stage of her career was one of her most impactful. She is a star in the American entertainment industry having achieved success on Broadway, television and in movies and as such when she speaks people listen.
She recently directed a narrative film called "Meena" which tells the story of Meena Hasina who as a young child of 8 years of age was kidnapped and sold to a brothel by her uncle.
The story is enlightening and also illustrative of the type of person Lucy Liu is. She could easily just enjoy her summer and forget about everything while going on vacation to almost any place in the world because she has achieved the wealth to be able to do just that. Instead, she has taken the time to bring attention to the world wide problem of child trafficking as a UNICEF ambassador.
The actress wrote a very strong article for the Daily Beast to address her concerns about ending child trafficking and to bring attention to the film "Meena" which is The goal is to raise awareness about the issue and to gain support in helping end the violence against children throughout the world.
Lucy Liu is doing what she can to change the lives of children for the better not just by giving money but by getting involved in the way she knows best, the power of film.
She is known as a stellar actress and director and now there is one more description that should be forever affixed to her and that is childhood advocate who deserves many accolades for the work she is doing on behalf of children who are victims of child trafficking.