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Rick Yune

Biography

Acting professional and martial designer who have played Zen Yi within the martial art-inspired film, THE PERSON using the Iron Fists. In 2013, he portrayed Kang Yeonsak in Olympus Offers Fallen. He modeled for brands such as for example Ralph Lauren and Versace during university. In 2002, he was voted Sexiest Guy by People journal. His younger sibling is acting professional Karl Yune. He made an appearance in Die A LATER DATE with Pierce Brosnan.

Quick Facts


Full Name Rick Yune
Date Of Birth August 22, 1971
Place Of Birth Washington, DC
Height 1.83 m
Profession Movie Actor
Education Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania
Nationality American
Parents Tom Taeho Yune, Wonhui Park
Siblings Karl Yune
Movies Olympus Has Fallen, The Fast and the Furious, Die Another Day, The Man with the Iron Fists, Ninja Assassin, Snow Falling on Cedars, The Fifth Commandment, Alone in the Dark II, Beyond Remedy, Remigration, Fast & Furious
TV Shows Prison Break, Marco Polo, Alias, Olympus Has Fallen: Extras
Star Sign Leo

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#Fact
1 A former Golden Gloves boxer.
2 Voted sexiest villain by People magazine's Sexiest Men issue.
3 His favorite action film is Léon: The Professional (1994).
4 Brother of actor Karl Yune.
5 Graduated from Wharton School of Business in Philadelphia.
6 Changed the spelling of his last name from "Yun" to "Yune" for Screen Actors Guild (SAG) purposes.
7 Qualified for the Olympic Trials in Tae Kwon Do when he was 19.
8 He is of Korean descent, and prior to acting, was a Hedgefund Trader on Wall Street. During college worked as a Model and was the first Asian Model for Versace and Polo Sport. His campaigns were photographed by Bruce Weber.
9 Graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, class of 1994.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Prison Break: Sequel 2017 TV Series post-production Ja
Marco Polo 2014-2016 TV Series Kaidu
Hawaii Five-0 2013 TV Series Han Ji-Woon
Olympus Has Fallen 2013 Kang
The Man with the Iron Fists 2012 Zen Yi, The X-Blade
China-Town 2011 Short Man
Futurestates 2011 TV Series Jonathan Park
Ninja Assassin 2009 Takeshi
Beyond Remedy 2009 Doctor Lee
Alone in the Dark II 2008 Video Edward Carnby
The Fifth Commandment 2008 Chance Templeton
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2006 TV Series Mr. Hsing
Scarface: The World Is Yours 2006 Video Game voice
Boston Legal 2005 TV Series Troi Ran
Alias 2005 TV Series Kazu Tamazaki
Die Another Day 2002 Zao
The Fence 2001 Lucky Chang
The Fast and the Furious 2001 Johnny Tran
The Division 2001 TV Series
Any Day Now 2000 TV Series Tuan
Snow Falling on Cedars 1999 Kazuo Miyamoto

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Alone in the Dark II 2008 Video associate producer
The Fifth Commandment 2008 producer

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Fifth Commandment 2008 writer

Production Manager

Production Manager

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Fifth Commandment 2008 post-production supervisor

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Inside 'Die Another Day' 2003 Video documentary short special thanks
Shirtless: Hollywood's Sexiest Men 2002 TV Movie documentary special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Test 2001 TV Series Himself - Panelist
Spotlight on Location: Snow Falling on Cedars 2000 TV Movie documentary Himself / Interviewee
Made in Hollywood 2012-2013 TV Series Himself
Vivir de cine 2012 TV Series Himself
Quantum of Solace: Royal World Premiere Special 2008 TV Movie Himself
National Health Test with Bryant Gumbel 2006 TV Movie documentary Himself
Inside 'Die Another Day' 2003 Video documentary short Himself
James Bond: A BAFTA Tribute 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself (uncredited)
Happy Anniversary Mr. Bond 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself / Zao
MADtv 2002 TV Series Himself
Shaken and Stirred on Ice 2002 Video documentary short Zao
Premiere Bond: Die Another Day 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Making of 'The Fast and the Furious' 2002 Video short Himself
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Barbra Streisand 2001 TV Special documentary Himself (uncredited)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Premium Bond with Mark Gatiss and Matthew Sweet 2015 TV Movie documentary Zao

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