JimmyJimmy Lao was born on December 27, 2001. Jimmy is the only son of his mother. His mother is a handicraft worker. His father is a three-wheel (bicycle with a sidebar) driver. His father was a drug user and used to beat his mother. His parents separated when he was yet very young. Jimmy and his mother now live with his grandparents, a widowed aunt and cousin. His mother is the one putting food on the table for them. The widowed aunt is the one taking care of the sick grandfather and grandmother and the kids. Jimmy is silent but he also gets in trouble with other kids sometimes. He needs a father figure. He wants to be a soldier someday.