Karrueche Tienetrese Tran (born May 17, 1988) professionally known as Karrueche, is an American hip hop model, hip hop artist, fashion designer and actress. Her mother is Vietnamese and her father is Jamaican. She is a native of Los Angeles. She is widely known as the former girlfriend of R&B artist Chris Brown. She broke up with him after she discovered he had a child with someone else. In June 2015, Tran was involved in a confrontation with Chris Brown outside of the Playhouse nightclub located in Hollywood, California. Tran currently co-stars as Vivian Johnson in the Emmy award winning web series The Bay The Series. She also appeared in the TV One movie The Fright Nite Files (2014) and the upcoming 3 Headed Shark Attack to be released in 2015. (IMDb) and also Tran's name is growing big due to her performance as Vanessa Ivy in the most popular and fastest growing web fashion series by stylehaul which is sponsored by the biggest makeup line in the fashion industry maybeline Vanity. Previously she cohosted the popular BET show 106 & Park.