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Overview (2)

Born in Kauai, Hawaii, USA
Height 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Sanoe Lake is a surfer, model and actress. She was born and raised in Kauai, Hawaii. Her name "Sànoe" means " The Mist of the Mountains."

She was a known tomboy and thrill seeker when she was growing up earning herself the nickname "Sanoe boy." Sanoe was discovered at 15 years old by a manager on the beach of Oahu's North Shore when she came in from surfing. Soon after she began internationally modeling

Sanoe was the face used to launch the brand Roxy. The early Roxy campaigns that featured Sanoe were shot by the New York fashion photographer Dewy Nicks. Some of the magazines Sanoe was featured in were Elle, Vogue, Vanity Fair, W, Cosmo, Sports Illustrated, Seventeen and Teen Magazine in her career as a model. She also wrote a book, Surfer Girl. She starred in the music video of Jam & Spoon "Stella" (1999 version) and starred in the music video "If I Could Fall in Love" by Lenny Kravitz (2003)

Sanoe is best known for starring in the movie Blue Crush in 2002. She was nominated for an MTV Movie Award for her role in the film along with actresses Kate Bosworth, Michelle Rodriguez In 2005, she became part of the cast for the film Cruel World starring alongside Edward Furlong and Jaime Pressly. Since she developed a love of acting and show business, she didn't hesitate to accept the role Rain in Rolling when it was offered to her in 2007. In 2008 Lake stars as Gina, alongside Devon Sawa in the Ghost film Creature of Darkness.

She landed the lead role in the 2009 film Half-Life and played the role Pamela Wu. The film premiered in the 2008 Sundance Film Festival and went on to win the Gen Art Acura Grand Jury Prize 2008, the Asian American International Film Festival Best Feature Film Award, the San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival Best Narrative Feature Award, and the Visionary Award at Calgary's Fairy Tales International. It was also nominated for the Tokyo Grand Prix at the Tokyo International Film Festival. Sanoe Lake surfing Padang Padang 2009

Sanoe was also the face of Billabong Girls from 2003-2012

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Michael Sterling Eaton (Sanoe Lake's husband)

Spouse (1)

Michael Eaton (June 2007? - present)

Trivia (10)

Her mother Laola Lake was a champion surfer and her father was a big wave surfer and well known water man.
Was the face used to launch the brand Roxy Quicksilver in their early campaigns shot by Dewy Nicks. She was often found in the pages of Elle, Vogue, Cosmo, Seventeen, and Teen magazines.
Mom and Dad taught her to surf when she was 5 years old.
Is of Japanese, Chinese, English, German, Scottish and Irish decent.
"Sanoe" means "The Mist".
After Sanoe was used to launch the brand Roxy/Quicksilver she went on to be the face of Billabong for 10 years.
Nickname growing up was "Sanoe boy" because she was such a tom boy.
Born and raised on the island of Kaua'i.
She started modeling internationally at the age of 15.
She lives in the mountains outside of the Los Angeles area and also spends a lot of time at her home on Kauai.

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