The Best Asian Actresses Under 25 In 2023

Over 300 Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Best Asian Actresses Under 25 In 2023
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Vote up the most successful Asian actresses born in 1999 or later.

Hollywood still has a long way to go as far as consistently featuring diverse representation. However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t any young Asian actresses working their way up the ranks. The below are some of the best Asian actresses under 25 in 2023.

You should recognize Maitreyi Ramakrishnan from Mindy Kaling’s hit Netflix series, Never Have I Ever. Brianne Tju has likely caught the attention of any horror fans, having appeared in movies like Unhuman and Gone in the Night, as well as horror series I Know What You Did Last Summer (2021), Light as a Feather, and Scream: The TV Series. Auli’i Cravalho, Momona Tamada, and Anna Cathcart are a few more of the young Asian actresses you will find on this list.

Check out the actresses below, and be sure to vote up your favorites. Then, check back throughout the year to see they topped our list!

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  • Momona Tamada
    120 votes

    Momona Tamada, a Canadian actress, quickly rose to fame for her role as Claudia Kishi in the Netflix series The Baby-Sitters Club. This young, talented actress has already established herself with her exceptional acting skills and natural charm. Tamada is expected to have a promising career ahead of her, as she touches the hearts of viewers across the globe.

  • Olivia Rodrigo

    Olivia Rodrigo is an American singer and actress, best known for her role as Nini Salazar-Roberts on the Disney+ series High School Musical: The Musical: The Series. She gained widespread recognition for her debut single Drivers License, which broke several records and garnered numerous awards. The multitalented Rodrigo continues to captivate audiences with her heartfelt acting and breathtaking vocals.

  •  Siena Agudong

    Siena Agudong

    38 votes

    Siena Agudong is a versatile actress known for her roles in Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn and No Good Nick. With a natural aptitude for both comedy and drama, Agudong has proven herself as a force to be reckoned with in the entertainment world. With her infectious energy and undeniable charm, it's no wonder that Siena Agudong is quickly becoming a Hollywood darling.

  • Lily Chee
    38 votes

    Lily Chee, an Asian-American actress, and model got her start in the entertainment industry with a role on the television series Daredevil. Her striking beauty and powerful acting skills have earned her recognition in both the fashion and acting worlds. As she continues to take on more prominent roles, Lily Chee's future in Hollywood looks bright.

  • ViviAnn Yee

    ViviAnn Yee

    37 votes

    ViviAnn Yee is an American actress and voice artist known for her work in popular animated films such as The Boss Baby and Despicable Me 3. Her lively spirit and natural talent for portraying animated characters have earned her a spot among Hollywood's young elite. With her impressive resume of voice acting and a growing fanbase, ViviAnn Yee has a promising career ahead.

  • Ashley Liao
    49 votes

    Ashley Liao is an American actress best known for her role as Lola Wong on the Netflix series Fuller House. With her undeniable talent and contagious positive attitude, Liao has quickly made a name for herself in the entertainment industry. Fans are eager to see what new roles and opportunities are in store for this gifted actress.