11Karma (Xi'an Coy Mahn) – Malese Jow

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Like so many other X-Men characters, Xi'an's origin story is rooted in tragedy. Her tale, however, is probably even darker than most: involving the Vietnamese War, the death of most of her immediate family members, and even the rape of her and her mother. After uncovering her mind possession

powers, ensuing events (which include appearances by Spider-Man and the Fantastic Four) eventually landed this troubled teen at the door of Professor Charles Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters where she briefly served as the first leader of the New Mutants.

At 25, this actress is known more for numerous television appearances, although she did manage to score a supporting role in David Fincher's 2011 Best Picture Nominee The Social Network. Jow continues to regularly sign on for recurring roles on popular television programs – Big Time Rush, The Vampire Diaries, and The Flash – but has proven herself ready to take the next step in her career and make the jump to becoming a top billing actress in major Hollywood films.

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