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Also Known As: Died: November 20, 1983
Born: October 1, 1903 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Maui, Hawaii, USA Profession: actor

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Collision Course (1976) Chiang Kai-Shek
2.
 Man With the Golden Gun, The (1974) Hai Fat
3.
 Kung Fu (1972) Master Sun
4.
 One More Train to Rob (1971) Mr. Chang
5.
 Chandler (1971) Leo
6.
 The Sand Pebbles (1966) Major Chin
7.
 Diamond Head (1963) Yamagata [see note]
8.
 A Girl Named Tamiko (1962) Otani
9.
 Confessions of an Opium Eater (1962) George Wah
10.
 Seven Women From Hell (1961) Sergeant Takahashi
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MWDORMAN ( 2007-05-29 )

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Born 1 October 1903 on Maui, Hawaii; died 20 November 1983 in Los Angeles rose to recognition during the 1930s and 1940s playing stereotypical parts as a Japanese soldier, spy, officer, interrogator. He was of ethnic Chinese heritage. He moved to California in his teens and attended the University of California then tried business but the market crash of 1929 put an end to that. He then tried theatre and made his first movie in 1931. He played in such films as I Was An American Spy, The Purple Heart, God Was My Co-pilot, The Steel Helmet and Malaya with Sydney Greenstreet, James Stewart and Spencer Tracey. He was married to Bessie Loo, a Hollywood agent.

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