Meili Cady grew up in Bremerton, Washington. She moved to Los Angeles as a teenager to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. She has acted on TV in Showtime’s Caifornication and starred as the lead actress in the comedy “Chick Magnet,” which also aired on Showtime.
Meili is the girl behind the ankle bracelet in her popular blog House Arrest Girl, which documented what life was like during the year she spent on house arrest following a high-profile arrest in 2010. The events surrounding Meili’s arrest have made for a much talked about story in the media.
Meili’s memoir SMOKE was released March 24, 2015 through HarperCollins Publishers and Dey Street Books. It’s now available through all major booksellers.