Ace Newbury



Photography by Diontrae Jackson


How old are you, where are you from?

I’m 27 years old. I’m live in North Hollywood, CA

What is your heritage/ethnic background?

I’m Vietnamese. I was born there and moved to the States when I was 10. 

Have you ever had a nickname? What is it?

My friends called my nalgon sometimes 

What irrational fear do you have?

Evil spirits watching me sleep by the corner of my room and they would take my essence nightly

Are you usually early or late?

Vietnamese time, 15 minutes late 

What song would you say best sums you up?

Any candle lights baby making music. Alana Baraz, Sabrina Claudio, SZA, Ella Mai…etc 

Who’s your go to band or artist when you can’t decide on something to listen to?

SZA always 

Do you like or dislike surprises? Why or why not?

I love surprises, the good surprises not the ones where someone jumps out of an alley trying to rob me.

In the evening, would you rather play a game, visit a relative, watch a movie, or read? Watch movies for sure!

Pg13 or explicit. (Ahem)

Aside from necessities, what one thing could you not go a day without?

My insecurities. 

What game or movie universe would you most like to live in?

Marvel duh! Maybe Star Wars 

What one thing do you really want but can’t afford?

Travel the world for three months 

What website do you visit most often?

Google, I’m curious about everything 

What’s the best way to start the day?

Strong coffee and a good work out

What do you wish you knew more about?

Gardening or cars maintenance. I’d like to be domesticated 

How different was your life one year ago?

I had more free time last year but I’m a businesswoman now so I have more on my plate this year

Are you an introvert or an extrovert?

A little bit of both, depends on the company and the environment 

Which of the five senses would you say is your strongest?

My nose. It’s a curse really if you have friends who sneakily pass gas in the car on road trips

What is one thing you will never do again?

Sharing a charcuterie board on a date mind you I’m mildly lactose 

Who knows you the best?

Me or God or my mom. But Mom wins every time