Ken Jeong Biography

Birthday: 1969-07-06
Place of Birth: Greensboro, North Carolina USA
Height: 5' 5½" (1.66 m)
Wiki Biography: Ken Jeong has been blending comedy & medicine all of his life. After graduating from Duke University & attaining his MD at the University of North Carolina, Ken completed his Internal Medicine residency in New Orleans while developing a cult comedy following. While in New Orleans, Ken won the "Big Easy Laff-off". Late NBC president Brandon Tartikoff and "Improv" founder Budd Friedman judged the competition and advised Ken to move to Los Angeles. Once residing in LA, Ken began performing regularly at the Improv & Laugh Factory. Soon after he appeared on ABC's "The View" (1997) and was named "The Funniest Doctor in America". Subsequent appearances on Comedy Central & BET cemented his reputation as a comic who appeals to a wide variety of audiences. Ken's background in theater & improv has led to several television appearances including NBC's "The Office" (2005), HBO's "Entourage" (2004) and "Curb Your Enthusiasm" (2000), CBS' "Two and a Half Men" (2003) and "Worst Week" (2008), ABC's "Boston Legal" (2004), FX's "The Shield" (2002) and FOX's "'Til Death" (2006) and "American Dad!" (2005) and Starz' "Party Down" (2009). Ken made his feature film debut in Judd Apatow's Knocked Up (2007). Subsequently, he has appeared in Pineapple Express (2008), Role Models (2008), Step Brothers (2008), All About Steve (2009), The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009), Couples Retreat (2009) and The Hangover (2009). He recently completed filming Furry Vengeance and The Zookeeper. He is a series regular on NBC's Community.

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Filmography

TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Three Strikes 2006 Sport
Pre-Teen Beauty Queen Himself - Guest 2009 Family
Community Señor Chang 2010 - 2011 Comedy
The CeeLo Life Teddy Dang 2013
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Uncle P Bag Boy 2007 Comedy
Role Models King Argotron 2008
The Hangover Mr. Chow 2009
All About Steve Angus 2009 0
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard Teddy Dang 2009 Comedy
How to Make Love to a Woman Curtis Lee 2010 Comedy
Furry Vengeance Neal Lyman 2010 0
Zookeeper Venom 2011 0, Biography
Turbo Kim Ly 2013 Drama, 0, 0
Despicable Me 2 Floyd 2013 0, 0
Pain & Gain Johnny Wu 2013 Comedy, Crime, Drama
The Hangover Part III Mr. Chow 2013 Comedy
Rapture-Palooza God 2013 Comedy, Fantasy
Killing Hasselhoff Chris 2015 Comedy
Ktown Cowboys Ken Jeong 2015 0
Advantageous Han 2015 Drama, Family