She was raised in London and received her high school education from The American School in London.
She was commissioned to develop a Levi's denim line for their Asian market in 2007.
Her father, Rocky Aoki, was the founder of Benihana. She has three brothers: Kyle, Kevin, and celebrity DJ Steve Aoki. She also has three sisters: Jenifer, Kana, and Echo. She married James Bailey and the couple has four children: James, Jr., Alessandra, Eleanor, and Evelyn.
She starred in 2 Fast 2 Furious with Eva Mendes.