• ACTOR / FILMMAKER / COACH

  • Résumé

  • Selected TV

    TitleRoleNetwork
    GothamGuest StarFOX (Dir. Scott White)
    New AmsterdamCo-StarNBC (Dir. Craig Zisk)
    GirlsCo-StarHBO (Dir. Lena Dunham)
    30 RockCo-StarNBC (Dir. Michael Slovis)
    Law & Order SVUCo-StarNBC (Dir. Fred Berner)
    Law & Order SVUCo-StarNBC (Dir. Peter Leto)
    Love LifeCo-StarHBO Max (Dir. Craig Johnson)
    Body of ProofCo-StarABC (Dir. Nelson McCormick)
    BrotherhoodCo-StarShowtime (Dir. Henry Bromell)
    Big DogsRecurringChoice Films (Dir. Darnell Martin)
    I'm Paige WilsonCo-StarCW Network (Dir. Rod Lurie)
    Pledge DriveHostPBS WORLD Channel
  • Selected Film / MOW

    TitleRoleProduction Company
    Patriots Day (opp. Kevin Bacon)SupportingCBS Films (Dir. Peter Berg)
    The Makeover (opp. Julia Stiles, Camryn Manheim, Frances Fisher)SupportingABC/Hallmark (Dir. John Gray)
    Clear History (opp. Larry David)SupportingHBO (Dir. Greg Mottola)
    Every Day (opp. Helen Hunt, Liev Schreiber)SupportingAmbush Entertainment (Dir. Richard Levine)
    Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (opp. Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner)SupportingNew Line Cinema (Dir. Mark Waters)
    UnderdogSupportingWalt Disney Pictures (Dir. Frederik Du Chau)
    Welcome to the WorldLeadChanal Productions (Dir. Albert M. Chan)
    Descendants of the Past, Ancestors of the FutureLeadChanal Productions (Dir. Albert M. Chan)
    The CommitmentLeadChanal Productions (Dir. Albert M. Chan)
    Fate ScoresLeadChanal Productions (Dir. Albert M. Chan)
  • Selected Theatre

    TitleRoleTheatre
    The Most Fabulous Story Ever ToldAdamBoston Center for the Arts
    Queer Theory! An Academic TravestyMichelTheatre Offensive/Nat'l Performance Network
    Surviving the Nian (Musical Workshop)VincentTheatre Offensive/Boston Center for the Arts
  • Training

    Scene Study / Auditioning (5 years) Anthony Grasso Grasso Acting Studio
    Scene Study (6 years) Jock MacDonald Straeon Acting Studios
    Auditioning Bob Krakower One on One NYC
    Comedy Acting Shari Shaw Shari Shaw Acting Studio
    Improv Various Upright Citizens Brigade
    Improv Various Improv Asylum
    Alexander Technique (3 years) Lauren Hallal AmSAT
    Linklater Voice Melissa Baroni Designated Linklater Teacher
    Chekhov Technique Scott Fielding Michael Chekhov Actors Studio Boston
  • Special Skills

    Conversational Chinese (Cantonese) • Chinese accent • British accent • U.S. passport/Canadian passport (Dual citizenship) • Acoustic guitar • Card Dealing • TelePrompTer • Academic/technical jargon • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science (MIT)
  • Acting / Filmmaking Awards

    Best Performance Welcome to the World OutlantaCon
    Best Lead Actor in a Short Nominee Welcome to the World Southern States Indie FanFilmFest
    Audience Award—Short Film Welcome to the World qFLIX Worcester
    Best Smartphone Film Welcome to the World Troy International Film Festival
    Best Screenplay Descendants of the Past NYC Downtown Short Film Festival
    Best Actor Honorable Mention Descendants of the Past Asians on Film Festival—Spring
    Filmmaking Grant Descendants of the Past Puffin Foundation
    Finalist Descendants of the Past Roy W. Dean Film Grant
    Best Film The Commitment National Association of Social Workers
    Best Short The Commitment Desperado LGBT Film Festival
    Audience Favorite—Short Series The Commitment Palm Springs Gay & Lesbian Film Fest
    Best Male Performance Nominee The Commitment San Antonio QFest
    Best Portrayal of an LGBT Minority Nominee The Commitment San Antonio QFest
    Best LGBT Film—Jury Award The Commitment SENE Film, Music & Arts Festival
    Best LGBT Film—Audience Award The Commitment SENE Film, Music & Arts Festival
    Best Canadian Short Film—3rd Prize Fate Scores National Film Board of Canada/VAFF
    Best Actor in a Play Nominee The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told EMACT