Mylène Jampanoï is an actress born in 1980 to a Chinese father and a French mother. Her first noticeable role was in the sitcom Sous le Soleil in 2002. Appreciated for her beauty but also indeniable talent, she was given one of the main roles in the 2006 French-Canadian movie, The Chinese Botanist's Daughters, where she played Min Li. In 2006 she was chosen to embody Ushna in Valley of Flowers, a film shot clandestinely in Vietnam. She is also famous for her role in 2008 Martyrs and Serge Gainsbourg : vie héroïque, as Bambou, a lover of the deceased French singer's.