James Hong Biography

Birthday: 1929-02-22
Place of Birth: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Height: 6' (1.83 m) Mini Biography James Hong
Wiki Biography: James Hong was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. He studied civil engineering at the University of Minnesota, but at some point along the way became interested in acting. He graduated from the University of Southern California and practiced for 1½ years as a road engineer with the County of Los Angeles. He took sick leaves and vacation time to do films. He finally quit engineering to focus on acting full time. He is one of the founders of the East-West Players, the oldest Asian American theater in Los Angeles. He served as president and charter member of the Association of Asian Pacific American Artists. Hong is one of the most prolific and well-recognized Asian-American character actors of movies and television. He currently lives in Los Angeles and is planning to produce and direct his own films.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
The New Adventures of Charlie Chan Barry Chan 1957 Mystery
Jigsaw John Frank Chen 1976 Drama
Totally Awesome Mr. Yamagashi 2006
Breakout Mr. Wang 2010
Sucker Free Kwok 2011
Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness Mr. Ping 2012 - 2013 Animation
Marco Polo Phags-pa 2014 Adventure
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Flower Drum Song 1961 0, 0
Chinatown Evelyn's Butler 1974 Crime, Drama, Mystery
The Missiles of October U.N. Secretary-General U Thant 1974 Drama, History, Thriller
Go Tell the Spartans 1978 Drama
Blade Runner Hannibal Chew 1982 Sport, 0, Game Show, 0
Yes, Giorgio 1982 Comedy, Musical
Ninja III: The Domination 1984 Action, Horror
Missing in Action 1984 Action, Adventure, Drama
Big Trouble in Little China David Lo Pan 1986 Action, Adventure, Comedy
The Golden Child 1986 Action, Adventure, Comedy
Black Widow 1987
Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise Snotty 1987 Comedy
Tax Season Mr. Tagasaki 1989 Comedy
The Vineyard Dr. Elson Po 1989 Horror
The Jitters Tony Yang Sr. 1989 Action, Comedy, Horror
Shadowzone 1990
The Two Jakes Kahn 1990 Game Show, Comedy
Too Much Sun Frank, Sr. 1990
Mystery Date 1991 0, 0, Biography
The Perfect Weapon 1991 0
Goodbye Paradise Cook 1991 Drama
Merlin Leong Tao 1992 Fantasy, Action
Missing Pieces Chang 1992 Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Body Trouble Boomer 1992 Comedy
Talons of the Eagle Mr. Li 1992 Action, Adventure
L.A. Goddess Edward 1993 Drama, Romance
The Shadow 1994 0, 0, Game Show
Tank Girl 1995 0, Sport, 0
Bad Company Bobby Birdsong 1995 Crime, Drama, Thriller
Cyber Bandits Tojo Yokohama 1995 Adventure, Crime
Operation Dumbo Drop 1995 Action, Adventure, Comedy
Gladiator Cop Parmenion 1995 Action
Infinity 1996 0
Bloodsport 2 Sun 1996 Action, Sport
The Secret Agent Club Mr. Yamata 1996 Action, Comedy, Family
South Beach Academy Johnny Staccato 1996 Comedy
Red Corner 1997 Comedy, 0, Game Show
Guns and Lipstick Mr. Song 1997 Crime, Drama
Mulan Chi Fu 1998 Drama, 0
Broken Vessels Mr. Chen 1999 Drama
G2 Parmenion 1999 Action, Adventure
The Art of War Ambassador Wu 2000 Action, Thriller
Epoch 2001
The Ghost Jing's Adoptive Father 2001 Action, Thriller
L'idole Zao 2003 Drama, Romance
Ghost Rock Weng 2004 Fantasy, 0
Ying xiong Qin Emperor 2004 Action, Drama, History
Latin Dragon 2004 Action
American Fusion Dr. Wong 2005 Comedy, Romance
Forbidden Warrior Muraji, The Warlord 2005 Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Choose Your Own Adventure The Abominable Snowman 2006
One Night with You Freddy 2006 Comedy
Balls of Fury Wong 2007 Action, Comedy, Crime
Chill Out, Scooby-Doo! 2007 Animation, Comedy, Crime
Shanghai Kiss Mark Liu - Liam's Dad 2007
Adventures of Johnny Tao Sifu 2008 0, Sport, Game Show
Kung Fu Panda Mr. Ping 2008 Animation, Action, Adventure
Totally Awesome Mr. Yamagashi 2008
The Day the Earth Stood Still Mr. Wu 2008 Drama, Thriller
Sucker Free City 2009 Crime, Drama
How to Make Love to a Woman Sifu 2010 Comedy
Junk Yukio Tai 2012 Comedy
The Lost Medallion: The Adventures of Billy Stone Faleaka 2013 Adventure
Blunt Movie Travel Hang / Grandpa 2013 Comedy
R.I.P.D. Nick's Avatar 2013 Action, Comedy, Crime
Patriot Act Jin 2013 Action, Adventure
Kung Fu Panda 3 Mr. Ping 2016 0, 0, 0