I called my sister, but I couldn't get hold of them." Theoretically, Ling was in town to promote her new film, "The Beautiful Country," which opens Friday at the Embarcadero, but with memories of a party in her honor the night before at the Playboy Mansion still fresh, Ling was more inclined to talk about her body, her relationships, happiness, loneliness and, every once in a while, her movies.
Posing nude is often a last-ditch effort to revive a career, but it's not like Ling is desperate.
So, the North Philadelphia mother of two spent three weeks in jail, and her children, ages 1 and 3 at the time, were left with her grandmother. He was crying for his mom.” Worse, she almost lost her apartment, because she wasn’t able to pay her rent or contact her landlord from prison. A crowd-funding effort local to Philadelphia launched this week and raised more than ,000 in three days -- enough to post the necessary 10 percent of bail for a dozen or more women incarcerated on amounts as low as ,000.
“It hurt them a lot, because they’re so used to me. Organizers with the No215Jail Coalition, Philadelphia Student Union, and other groups are working with the Defender Association of Philadelphia to identify women who may want to participate.
Photograph by Mark Costantini/ The San Francisco Chronicle Photo taken on 5/13/05, in San Francisco, CA less Ling_006_Portrait of Bai Ling, actress in "The Beautiful Country".
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Romeeka Williams (left) speaks about criminal justice for the Youth Art & Self-Empowerment Project.