She is a graduate of Cold River Academy in Placentia, California. She graduated in 2007 with a high school diploma.
She's the lead singer for The Wild West Band.
She sang "We Love To See You Smile" for a McDonald's commercial.
In 2005, she was nominated for a Young Artist Award for Outstanding Young Performers in a TV Series for Unfabulous. She shared the nomination with Jordan Calloway, Bianca Collins, Dustin Ingram, Carter Jenkins, Emma Roberts, and Chelsea Tavares.
She enjoys swimming, baseball and tennis.
She can do British, Midwest, and Southern accents.
Her acting coach is Cary Anderson.
She can do Hip-Hop and Club/Freestyle dances.
Molly Sweet is her agent. Lanae Jow (her mom) is her publicist.
Her voice type is alto.
She attended the Kid's Choice Awards in 2005, 2007, & 2008.
She dated Jordan Calloway (from Unfabulous) in 2006. But she is currently dating Matthew Underwood (from Zoey 101) and has been since 2007.
She has a brown eyes and brown hair.
She sings Rock, Pop, and "other" type music.
In 2006, she was nominated for Best Young Ensemble Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama), a nomination that she shared with her Unfabulous co-stars.
At age 8, she appeared in several of McDonald's television commercials.
Malese's height is 5'4 1/2".
Her star sign is Aquarius.
Malese has two brothers called Jensen and Braden and a sister called Makeena.
Her parents are Hong and Lanae Jow.
Malese has a puppy named Chloe, and her family has 2 labrador retrievers, Apollo and Princess, 2 chameleons, and 2 cats, Tissy and Uno.
Apart from acting and singing her other interests are baseball, dancing, shopping and writing songs.
Malese is homeschooled.
Her favourite music artist is Kelly Clarkson.
She says that if she doesn't act in the future she would like to become a singer or a teacher.
Pink is her favourite color.
Her favourite food is spaghetti.
Her real name is Elizabeth.
Malese is of Chinese, Cherokee Indian and European descent.
Malese: I'm inspired by new bands that try new sounds - it's amazing to see what's out there!
Malese: I don't really see myself as an accomplished person. I just worked hard and got opportunities to do what I love. I've been blessed.
Malese: (on her character, Geena Fabiano, in Unfabulous) She is such a loud and funky dresser.