Margaret Moran Cho (born December 5, 1968) is an American comedian, fashion designer, actress, author, and singer-songwriter. Cho, of Korean ancestry, is best known for her stand-up routines, through which she critiques social and political problems, especially those pertaining to race and sexuality. She has also directed and appeared in music videos and has her own clothing line. She has frequently supported LGBT rights and has won awards for her humanitarian efforts on behalf of women, Asians, and the LGBT community.
As an actress she has played parts such as Charlene Lee in It's My Party and that of John Travolta's FBI colleague in the action movie Face/Off. She is part of the TV series Drop Dead Diva on Lifetime Television, playing the role of Teri Lee, a paralegal assistant.
Cho appeared in an episode of the HBO comedy Sex and the City's fourth season. The episode titled, "The Real Me," first aired on June 3, 2001, and also guest-starred supermodel Heidi Klum.
In 2002, the show Notorious CHO (the title derived from slain rapper The Notorious B.I.G.) dealt with her having been raised in 1970s San Francisco and her own bisexuality.
In 2003, she made another stand-up film, Revolution, released in 2004.
In late 2004, Cho began work on her first self-written and starring film role. The movie is called, Bam Bam and Celeste, and is a low-budget comedy about a "fag hag" and her gay best friend. The film co-stars Cho's friend and co-touring act Bruce Daniels. The film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, in 2005.
Cho has her own reality show The Cho Show, which premiered on VH1 on August 21, 2008. Cho and her family and friends will also appear in an episode of NBC's new series Celebrity Family Feud which premiered on June 24, 2008.
In September 2008, Cho released her first single "I Cho Am A Woman" on iTunes. The song, produced by Desmond Child, will be on her debut album due out in 2009.
Margaret plays character Teri Lee in the TV series "Drop Dead Diva".
Margaret has a reocurring role in the Television show Drop Dead Diva.
High School Years
Are you G#y
But I'm A Size 4
I Am a F#g Hag
If G#y Men Had Periods
Lesbians Love Whale Watching
Mom's Gay Porn
That is So Mulan