James Hong stars in "Kung Fu Panda 2" as the voice of Mr. Ping, reprising the role from the original movie.

With a career that spans nearly sixty years, James Hong has appeared in over five hundred feature films and TV shows. His credits include classics like "Blade Runner," "Chinatown," and "Big Trouble in Little China." More recently, he has appeared in "Safe" and "The Day the Earth Stood Still."

As a veteran of both the big and small screens, Hong is one of the world's most prolific actors. Early on he caught the attention of Groucho Marx, who helped to launch his career. James went on to work with legendary actors like Clark Gable and Susan Hayward, appearing in a huge array of films, including "Balls of Fury," "The Golden Child," "Black Widow," "Wayne's World 2," "The In-Laws," "Red Corner," "Mulan," "Airplane!," "The Two Jakes," "Revenge of the Nerds 2" and "Breathless."

Hong's television experience is just as extensive, having appeared on numerous classic shows. His vast list of credits include roles on "The West Wing," "The Big Bang Theory," "Chuck," "Bones," "The X-Files," "The Drew Carey Show," "The King of Queens," "Law & Order," "Malcolm in the Middle," "Friends," "Seinfeld," "Miami Vice," "The Rockford Files," "Charlie's Angels," "Taxi," "Dynasty," "The New Adventures of Wonder Woman," "Starsky & Hutch," "Hawaii Five-O," "All in the Family," "Mission: Impossible," "Bonanza," and "Dragnet," to name just a few.

A living legend in the Asian American community, Hong is also one of the co-founders of The East-West Players, the first and oldest Asian American Theater group in Los Angeles. He also served as president and charter member of the Association of Asian Pacific American Artists.

In addition to all of his mainstream credits, Hong has appeared in numerous independent films and shorts, often writing, producing, and directing his own low-budget projects.


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Age: 88 years old
Birthday: February 22, 1929
Height: 6' 0"
Nickname: Jimmy
Birthplace: Minneapolis, MN
Wife: Susan Hong (10/20/1977)
Pearl Huang (5/9/1967 - April 1973, divorced)

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