Unlike many stories of children born to criminal families following in the footsteps of their predecessors, Kristina Sunshine Jung has made it a point to change that narrative for herself.
Kristina is the daughter of famous American drug smuggler George Jung.
She has done so well for herself as long as making it through legal means is concerned.
Let’s know more about Kristina Sunshine Jung.
Who is Kristina Sunshine Jung?
Kristina Sunshine Jung is an American entrepreneur and actress well known as the daughter of famous American drug smuggler, George Jung.
She was born on 1st August, 1978 in Los Angeles, California. There are is no information about whether she has other siblings.
Like many normal children would have it, Kristina had a rather disturbing childhood.
Her mother’s name is Mirtha Jung, known for her addiction to drugs.
She was born in a well-known notorious community in Cuba and belonged to the Medellin Cartel, Pablo Escobar’s Cartel.
She was a regular in jails and had less time to spend with her daughter.
Kristine’s father, George Jung was also a notorious drug smuggler and an affiliate to Pablo Escobar and the Medellin Cartel.
He was responsible for smuggling large amounts of hard drugs into America during the 1980s. He also carried out kill assignments for Pablo Escobar.
He was arrested and served a long jail term.
Kristina Sunshine had to juggle between living with family members during her childhood.
She first lived with her grandmother at a very young age and moved to live with her auntie after she lost her grandmother.
She has since described that experience as what shaped her into becoming the woman she is today.
Career of Kristina Sunshine Jung
Kristina Jung has grown into a responsible adult.
She is now a successful entrepreneur and an actress. She featured in the 2011 movie ‘Blow’, a movie that touched on the life of her father.
She also owns a successful business called Boston George Apparel, a clothing business.
She currently resides in Santa Rosa, California with her 3 kids and prefers a low-key lifestyle.