Thomas Howell in Soulman 1986 Rae's paternal grandfather, Stanley Chong, was Chinese, and Rae's paternal grandmother, Lorna Jean Gilchrist, was of Scots-Irish descent.
She played the young, Ivaka prisoner, Ika.
After a few film and television spots, Rae Dawn earned a Genie for her performance in 's prehistoric-drama 1981.
Half-sister of Paris Chong, Gilbran Chong, Precious Chong, and Marcus Chong.
Rae Dawn Chong was assigned the lead role of a scientist who had to save the earth from destruction by colliding with a gigantic asteroid.
Hence she has always put her son first and cherishes him with all her might.