Kristina Sunshine Jung is not a celebrity but she rose to fame when Ted Demme made a film ‘Blow’ on the life of her father George Jung, a Drug trafficker and smuggler. Her mother was also a drug dealer and cocaine addicted. She gained popularity due to her relationship with her father because she never got a chance to spend her life with him as the federal government sent him to jail due to his criminal activities. Here, you can discover the biography of Kristina Jung.
She was born to Mirtha and George Jung who were involved in drug abuse and drug trafficking. She was just 3 years old when her mother was sent to jail due to possession of cocaine. At the age of 6, her parents got divorced and later her father sentenced to jail for almost two decades. She forced to move her paternal grandparents’ home who took the responsibility of her upbringing. After the demise of her grandpa, her aunt Marie looked after her until she was 18 years old. She never visited her father while he was in New Jersey jail.
Why is she popular?
She appeared in the cameo role in biographical crime drama film ‘blow’ which was released in 2001. This movie depicted the sour relationship between the father and Kristina. At the end of the movie, George imagines that Kristina came to visit him in jail. This has caused the ’Blow’ fans what happened in their real life. There are some rumors that she visited her father in spring 2002 after the release of the movie in 2001. It was a blockbuster hit movie and nominated for Oscars.
Relationship with her father:
George Jung was released from jail in the year 2014 and he decided to live in San Francisco. He tried to reconcile with her daughter and they started a clothing business together. She spotted with her father on many occasions and public events. She also wished him on his 74th birthday on social media. George also loves her daughter too much.
Kristina Sunshine Jung’ Biography:
|Name||Kristina Sunshine Jung|
|Nick Name||Kristina Jung|
|Date of Birth||08-01-78|
|Place of birth||Florida, USA|
|Father name||George Jacob Jung A.k.a Boston George and El Americano|
|Mother name||Mirtha Jung|
|Siblings||1 (Clara Pearson, half-sister)|
|Step-mother||Ronda Clay Spinello Jung|
|Famous for||Daughter of drug lord George Jung|
|Occupation||Writer, poetess, Entrepreneur & businesswoman|
|Height||1.65m, 5ft 5in|
|Husband name||Romain Karan|
|Daughter name||Athena Romina Karan|
|Net worth||$ 150K|
|Grandparents (her guardians)||Frederick Jung and Ermine Jung|
|Aunt (who raised her at the age of 18)||Marie Jung|
|Her clothing brand name||BG Apparel and Merchandise|
|Movie||Blow (2001): cameo role
Johnny Depp as George Jung
Penélope Cruz as Mirtha Jung
Emma Roberts as Kristina Jung
|Kristina Sunshine Jung|