Biography

Rick Yune (born August 22, 1971) is a Korean American actor, screenwriter, producer, and martial artist. Yune, a Korean American, was born in Washington D.C. He is the older brother of actor Karl Yune. He graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in 1994. He appeared in Snow Falling on Cedars, The Fast and the Furious, and the James Bond movie Die Another Day. Yune practices many forms of martial arts, having reached Olympic standard in Taekwondo and being a serious contender for the US team when he was 19. He changed the spelling of his last name from "Yun" to "Yune" for Screen Actors Guild (SAG) purposes. Yune was voted one of People magazine's Sexiest Men in 2002. Yune will star in the RZA and Eli Roth martial arts film, The Man with the Iron Fist.

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Rick Yune (born August 22, 1971) is a Korean American actor, screenwriter, producer, and martial artist. Yune, a Korean American, was born in Washington D.C. He is the older brother of actor Karl Yune. He graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in 1994. He appeared in Snow Falling on Cedars, The Fast and the Furious, and the James Bond movie Die Another Day. Yune practices many forms of martial arts, having reached Olympic standard in Taekwondo and being a serious contender for the US team when he was 19. He changed the spelling of his last name from "Yun" to "Yune" for Screen Actors Guild (SAG) purposes. Yune was voted one of People magazine's Sexiest Men in 2002. Yune will star in the RZA and Eli Roth martial arts film, The Man with the Iron Fist.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 17

Birthday 1971-08-22

Place of Birth Washington, District of Columbia, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Jiu Jitsu as Capt Sand
2019 Alita: Battle Angel as Master Clive Lee
2013 Olympus Has Fallen as Kang
2012 The Man with the Iron Fists as Zen Yi, The X-Blade
2011 Remigration as Jonathan
2009 Beyond Remedy as Dr. Lee
2009 Ninja Assassin as Takeshi
2008 Alone in the Dark 2 as Edward Carnby
2008 The Fifth Commandment as Chance Templeton
2005 Prison Break (9 episodes) as Ja
2004 Boston Legal (1 episode)
2002 Die Another Day as Zao
2001 Alias (2 episodes)
2001 The Fast and the Furious as Johnny Tran
2001 The Division (1 episode)
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (1 episode)
1999 Snow Falling on Cedars as Kazuo Miyamoto

Writing

2008 The Fifth Commandment Writer

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