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Also Known As: Died: May 1, 1966
Born: April 23, 1875 Cause of Death: Unknown
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Cast (feature film)

The Sheepman (1958) as Willie
A tough sheep farmer battles the local cattle baron for land and a beautiful woman.
Badlands of Montana (1957) as Ling
Meet Me in Las Vegas (1956) as Lee
A ballerina becomes a gambler's lucky charm.
Macao (1952) as Chinese merchant
A man on the run in the Far East is mistaken for an undercover cop.
The World in His Arms (1952) as Chinese proprietor
Roistering sea captain Jonathan Clark, who poaches seal pelts from Russian Alaska, meets and woos Russian countess Marina in 1850 San Francisco. Events separate them, but after an exciting sea race to the Pribilof Islands they meet again; now, both are in danger from the schemes of villainous Prince Semyon.
China Corsair (1951) as Captain Lee
An adventuress enlists a shipwrecked sailor to help her fight smugglers.
Smuggler's Island (1951) as Vito
There's a Girl in My Heart (1950) as Charlie Li
The Cariboo Trail (1950) as Ling
A cattleman fights to establish a ranch in the middle of gold country.
Short Grass (1950) as Lin
Steve Lewellyn (Rod Cameron), a drifter, comes into New Mexico just as it is about to be opened up to the law and to commerce by the oncoming railroad, but where a gun is still the deciding factor in disputes over grazing lands. He is set up as the intended scapegoat in a saloon robbery but escapes after killing the gunman in self defense. He picks up the robbery money but is wounded. Rescued by Sharon Lynch (Cathy Downs), daughter of an honest rancher, Steve gives her father the money to buy some short-grass acreage and becomes his partner, but is forced to leave the country after killing a neighboring rancher's brother, also in self defense. Five years later, he returns to the territory and finds Sharon and the other honest people being victimized by the rancher, who has vowed to get revenge on Steve.
Annie Get Your Gun (1950) as Waiter
Fanciful musical biography of wild West sharpshooter Annie Oakley.
California Passage (1950) as Cook
Criss Cross (1949) as Chinese cook
A man tries to save his fickle ex-wife from her criminal lover.
The Stratton Story (1949) as Waiter
True story of Monty Stratton, the baseball star who fought to continue his career after losing a leg.
Mighty Joe Young (1949) as Chinese waiter
Showmen try to exploit a giant ape raised by an orphan.
Saigon (1948) as Chinese farmer
After World War II Larry learns that his flying buddy Mike will only live a short time despite the efforts of the doctors. He takes on a profitable flying job for profiteers Maris to finance a good time for his buddy. As the plane takes off he shoves Maris' secretary Susan on board. When Mike falls for her, Larry tells her to play along for Mike's sake. She, of course, falls for Larry.
Strange Gamble (1948) as Wong
In the 63rd of the series based on the Clarence E. Mulford character, Hopalong Cassidy (William Boyd) is working on a counterfeiting case for the government and, with his two pals California Carlson (Andy Clyde) and Lucky Jenkins (Rand Brooks), enters a town where they meet Nora Murray (Elaine Riley) and her brother Sid (William Leicester), who have come to claim the "Silver Belle" mine. The brother is killed by the gang led by Ora Mordigan (James Craven), and Cassidy discovers a lost mine where the gang has been holding John Murray (Herbert Rawlinson), Nora's father, a prisoner and forcing him to print the bogus money.
The Golden Eye (1948) as Wong Fai
The Checkered Coat (1948) as Kim
Psychiatrist Dr. Michael Madden (Tom Conway) is visited by a man, Steve "Creepy" Bolin (Hurd Hatfield), wearing a weird checkered coat, and when Madden learns that Creepy is subject to death-like trances and the fear of being buried alive, Madden concludes Creepy is obviously a psychopath (at least, until a real one comes along)with possible criminal tendencies. When leaving, Creepy tells Madden he is a friend of the doctor's no-good brother Fred (Marten Lamont),while also throwing a few sinister-and-leering glances in the direction of Madden's wife Betty (Noreen Nash.) Madden wastes no time in notifying the police to pick up Creepy, evidently on a general nuisance charge of looking like Dorian Gray. But Creepy is also sneaky and eludes the police and, when next seen, he and Fred are robbing the Anson Jewelry store across the street from Dr. Madden's office and he shoots and kills both the owner (John Hamilton) and his son (Fred Browne) in the process. Dr. Madden hears the shots and rushes over but is slugged by Creepy and he and no-good Fred carry off Madden in their get-away. The police show up and immediately tab Dr. Madden as the prime suspect based, evidently, on him having an office across the street.
Luxury Liner (1948) as Fu Dong
The daughter of a ship's captain becomes a sea-going cupid.
The Chinese Ring (1947) as Butler
The famed Asian detective investigates a murder linked to the Chinese fight for freedom.
Calcutta (1947) as Kim
Neale and Pedro fly cargo between Chungking and Calcutta. When their buddy Bill is murdered they investigate. Neale meets Bill's fiancée Virginia and becomes suspicious of a deeper plot while also falling for her charms.
It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog (1946) as Chinese laundry man
Reporter Henry Barton, just out of the Army, is chagrined to be made Science Editor while his old crime reporter job goes to Bess. Against orders, Henry probes a racketeering case, and is in a Brooklyn tavern when beautiful Julia comes in with a well-trained Doberman Pinscher and with the dog's aid proceeds to rob the place... or does she? More complications ensue, with a "battle of the sexes" undertone.
The Show-Off (1946) as Chinese waiter
A man''''s loud-mouthed bumbling almost ruins his new wife''''s family.
They Were Expendable (1945) as Bartender
A Navy commander fights to prove the battle-worthiness of the PT boat at the start of World War II.
Mrs. Parkington (1944) as Sam
A lady''''s maid marries a man whose prospects push her into high society.
Barbary Coast Gent (1944) as Wong Gee
A bandit from the gold fields moves to San Francisco and tries to go straight.
Laura (1944) as Servant
A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he''''s investigating.
Dragon Seed (1944) as Innkeeper
Chinese peasants fight to survive the Japanese occupation during World War II.
The Purple Heart (1944) as Judge
This is the story of the crew of a downed bomber, captured after a run over Tokyo, early in the war. Relates the hardships the men endure while in captivity, and their final humiliation: being tried and convicted as war criminals.
Mission to Moscow (1943) as Tsiang Ting Fu
True story of U.S. Ambassador Joseph E. Davies' attempts to forge a wartime alliance with the Soviet Union.
Night Plane from Chungking (1943) as Bus driver
Behind the Rising Sun (1943) as Dinner guest
A Japanese publisher urges his American-educated son to side with the Axis.
The Tuttles of Tahiti (1942) as
A family in the South Seas goes to any lengths to escape work.
Across the Pacific (1942) as Sam Wing On
An American agent tries to keep Axis spies from blowing up the Panama Canal.
The Invisible Agent (1942) as General Chin Lee
Frank Raymond, grandson of the original Invisible Man, still has the old formula but considers it too dangerous to use, even when Axis agents try to get it. But Pearl Harbor brings him to volunteer his own services as an invisible agent in Germany. Though a bit cold (clothes aren't invisible), his adventures are more comedy than thriller (with occasional grim reminders) as he makes fools of Nazi officials and romances a luscious double agent, in search of Hitler's secret plan...
Somewhere I'll Find You (1942) as Chinese doctor
Brothers feud over a girl they both fall for while covering World War II.
Right to the Heart (1942) as Servant
Accent on Love (1941) as
Dead Men Tell (1941) as Wu Mei
Just as elderly Miss Nodbury is ready to leave on a treasure hunt for a family fortune she is scared to death by the ghost of a pirate ancestor. Charlie Chan investigates the rest of the clan.
They Met in Bombay (1941) as Elder Foo Sing
Rival jewel thieves on the run find love in the Far East.
Secret of the Wastelands (1941) as Doy Kee
Hoppy is leading a scientific expedition and the Chinese who have a hidden settlement nearby are trying to stop them. Saulters and his outlaw gang are also in the area looking for a gold mine. When Saulters men attack, the gold mine is found. Hoppy agrees to file for the Chinese and heads after Saulters in the chase to the land office.
Passage from HongKong (1941) as Porter
A thriller writer tries to impress a young woman by pretending to be tied to a murder.
Phantom of Chinatown (1940) as
Asian sleuth Mr. Wong fights to keep a killer from winning control of a rich oil deposit.
Flight Command (1940) as Jung
A cocky cadet tries to prove himself during flight training.
They Knew What They Wanted (1940) as Ah Gee
Phantom Raiders (1940) as Yamoto
Detective Nick Carter tries to stop enemy agents from sabotaging the Panama Canal.
The Mystery of Mr. Wong (1939) as Willie
An Asian sleuth digs for the truth behind a rare gem and a mysterious will.
Mr. Wong in Chinatown (1939) as Willie
The Asian sleuth sets out to solve the murder of a Chinese princess.
Stand Up and Fight (1939) as Chinese cook
A southern aristocrat clashes with a driver transporting stolen slaves to freedom.
Barricade (1939) as Houseboy
Change of Heart (1938) as Chinese laundry man
Mr. Wong, Detective (1938) as Tchin
An Asian sleuth assists a baffled police detective in solving a bizarre murder.
Waikiki Wedding (1937) as Gardener
A laid-back marketing man for a Hawaiian pineapple company enjoys his life in the tropical paradise until a beautiful woman arrives on the island and turns his life upside down.
Top of the Town (1937) as Chinese ambassador
The General Died at Dawn (1936) as Mr. Chen
In revolution-torn China, American mercenary O'Hara is entrusted with a perilous mission, to get arms for the helpless authorities in a province ravaged by warlord General Yang. On the train to Shanghai, he meets Judy Perrie, whose father is in league with Yang. Will Judy regret agreeing to lure O'Hara to his doom, and if so, can she make it up to him? The balance of power seesaws to a perilous conclusion.

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