Kristina Jung Biography

Updated On Dec 19, 2018 Published On Dec 19, 2018
Facts of Kristina Jung
Date of Birth: 1978 , August-1
Birth Nation: United States
Name Kristina Sunshine Jung
Birth Name Kristina Sunshine Jung
Nick Name Kristina
Father George Jung
Mother Mirtha Jung
Nationality American
Birth Place/City USA
Religion N/A
Ethnicity white
Profession Poetess and writer
Working For BG Apparel and Merchandise
Net Worth N/A
Salary N/A
Eye Color dark brown
Hair Color blonde
Face Color fair
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Hip Size N/A
Neck Size N/A
Chest Size N/A
Bicep Size N/A
Shoe Size N/A
Weight in KG N/A
Tattoo(s) no
Famous for Being the daughter of George Jung
Special Title None
Affair with N/A
Boyfriend N/A
Girlfriend N/A
Married yes
Married to Romain Karan
Children yes (one)
Divorce N/A
Education N/A
Awards no
Online Presence Twitter, Instagram
Music Group N/A
Movies Blow
TV Show N/A
Sisters none
Siblings none
Books Currently writing book about her mother
Albums N/A
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Kristina Sunshine Jung known as Kristina Jung is the daughter of famous drug smuggler George Jung and his ex-wife, Mirtha Calderon who later took his surname, Jung.  

Kristina Sunshine Jung was born on August 1, 1978, which makes her 40 years of age as of 2018. She had a difficult time in her childhood as both of her parents were engaged in drug abuse and smuggling which led her father to be prisoned quite a few times too.

As for Mirtha, she was a drug addict and was also imprisoned after Kristina's birth. She only stopped using drugs when Kristina was around 3 years of age in 1981. In the year, 1984 Kristina witnessed her parent’s divorce. 

Hence, her childhood was difficult as she lived with her mother and couldn't see her father much and wasn't privileged enough to show love to him.

Her grandparents, Frederick Jung, and Ermine Jung were her caretaker who always made sure  Kristina would live a happy childhood. Later on, after the death of her grandparents, her aunt Marie Jung cared her until she was 18. 

George Jung also known as Boston George and El Americano, smuggled cocaine and was a major player in cocaine trade during 70′s and early ’80s and in 1994, he spent more than ten years in prison. 

In the year 2001, the movie ' Blow' was released based on George Jung which featured actors like  Johnny Depp and Penelope Cruz as the led characters. As shown in the movie, Emma Roberts who played her character she didn't visit him while in jail, however, it has been said that she visited him in 2002.

As of 2018, the two have reconciled their relationship after George was released in 2014. They have been seen attending public events together and Kristina has also shown her love towards her father through social media.

They have got along in business too and have created clothing brand “BG Apparel and Merchandise” and the father-daughter duo are in good terms at the present.

Kristina Sunshine Jung is a writer and poetess and is working on a book about her mother which is expected to be released in 2019. In the movie “Blow” she did a court scene with Johnny as the court clerk, however, the scene had to be deleted. Though she hasn’t spoken much about her career, she involves herself in the business running her clothing brand “BG Apparel and Merchandise” too.

She was married to Romain Karan and has a daughter named Athena Romina Karan. It is not known if they are still together in the present time.

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Born in United States of America

August 1 , 1978

Kristina Sunshine Jung was born to parents George Jung and Mirths Jung on August 1, 1978, in the United States of America.

Featured in the movie Blow

2001

In 2001 she featured in the movie based on her father called 'Blow' as a clerk although the scene was deleted later on.

Witnessed her parents' divorce

1984

In the year 1984, Kristin witnessed her parents' divorce due to which she was kept away from father during her childhood.