|Born:||October 20, 1971|
Chicago, Illinois, USA
|Role:||1. Cheng's operative 1|
2. Cheng's operative 2
Kenneth Choi (born October 20, 1971; age 48) portrayed two separate mercenaries (Cheng's operative 1 and Cheng's operative 2) working for Cheng Zhi during Season 6 of 24. His stunt double was Darin Fujimori.
Biography and career Edit
Kenneth Choi was born in Chicago, Illinois. He is of Korean descent. Choi originally went to Purdue University to become an accountant, but decided to become an actor instead.
Through his career, he has appeared in films like The Terminal (with Jude Ciccolella), Walk the Talk (with Clayne Crawford), Street Kings, Captain America: The First Avenger (with Spencer Garrett), and The Wolf of Wall Street (with Rizwan Manji and J.C. MacKenzie).
He has also collaborated repeatedly with actor Ron Yuan. The two have appeared together in Deep Core (also with Harry Van Gorkum), Undoing (also with Jose Zuniga), Only the Brave (also with Tamlyn Tomita), Baby (also with Tzi Ma), TimeCop: The Berlin Decision (also with Mary Page Keller, Joe Sabatino, and Tava Smiley), War, and Red Dawn.
Choi has also appeared in shows like V.I.P. (also with Yuan and Tsuyoshi Abe), Crossing Jordan (with Ravi Kapoor, Susan Gibney, Maury Sterling, and Kevin Alejandro), Dragnet (with Christina Chang), House M.D. (with Ever Carradine), Crash (with Dennis Hopper, Ross McCall, and Tom Sizemore), Heroes (with Zachary Quinto, Zeljko Ivanek, and Ned Vaughn), and Hawthorne (with James Morrison).
In recent years, Choi has been a recurring guest or regular cast member in Samurai Girl, Burning Hollywood, Ironside, and Sons of Anarchy (with Tommy Flanagan, Rey Gallegos, Jimmy Smits, and Peter Weller). He played Judge Lance Ito in American Crime Story: The People vs. O.J. Simpson (2016), also featuring Connie Britton, Evan Handler, Michael McGrady, and Sam Sarpong.
24 credits Edit
Selected filmography Edit
- Hotel Artemis (2018)
- Suicide Squad (2016)
- The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
- Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
- Red Dawn (2011)
- Street Kings (2009)
- War (2007)
- The Terminal (2004)
- Timecop: The Berlin Decision (2003)
- 9-1-1 (2018-present)
- The Last Man on Earth (2016-2017)
- Sons of Anarchy (2008-2013)
- The Newsroom (2012)
- Glee (2009)
- Heroes (2009)
- CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2006)
- Las Vegas (2005)
- House (2004, 2005)
- The Division (2001)
- Roswell (2000)
- The West Wing (2000)