Ken Jeong Bio, wiki, Age, Career, Height, Weight, Family.
Ken Jeong is an American actor and comedian who rose to prominence after her outstanding performance on the sitcom Community.
Ken Jeong’s Childhood and Education
He was born Kendrick Kang-Joh “Ken” Jeong in Detroit, Michigan, to South Korean immigrant mother Young and father Dong-Kuen Jeong on July 13, 1969. Dong, his father, was a professor at Greensboro, North Carolina’s North Carolina A&T State University. Greensboro was Ken’s home for the majority of his childhood. Ken is an American citizen.
He grew up in a family with a strong academic background, and he was encouraged to follow in their footsteps. He continued his education at Walter Hines Page High School. Ken was a member of the High IQ team, played violin in the orchestra, and was elected to the student council as a result of his outstanding performance. Ken received the Greensboro Youth of the Year award when he graduated at the age of 16. In 1990, he graduated from Duke University with a bachelor’s degree. Ken earned his M.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1995. Jeong holds a physician’s license in the state of California.
Professional Career of Ken Jeong
Ken Jeong began performing Improv in 1997 in New Orleans. Following that, he appeared in four episodes of Madtv. Following that, he appeared in single episodes of a variety of television shows, including Crossing Jordan, Two and a Half Men, and The Shield, to name a few. In 2007, he made his film debut in Knocked Up. Following his performance, Ken went on to play Leslie Chow in The Hangover, The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard, Despicable Me, The Hangover Part II, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, The Muppets, Despicable Me 2, Penguins of Madagascar, and Han in Advantageous, for which he is also the producer. Ken has appeared in a number of television shows, including American Dad, Community, Burning Love, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, and Turbo Fast, to name a few. He’ll be seen in Norm of the North and Ride Along 2 in 2016.
From 2018 to 2019, the actor co-starred in the television series Magnum P.I. alongside Jay Hernandez, Perdita Weeks, and Zachary Knighton.
Ken is adored by both his Korean and American fans for his outstanding acting abilities. He has received nominations for the Teen Choice Award and the MTV Movie Award. He has received MTV Movie Award nominations for Best WTF Moment and Streamy Award nominations for Best Guest Appearance.
Ken Jeong’s Salary And Net Worth
He Jeong has amassed a massive net worth as a result of his illustrious acting career. In 2019, his estimated net worth is around $14 million, according to celebrity net worth.
Personal Life And Relationships Of Ken Jeong
Tran Ho Jeong is Ken Jeong’s wife. In 2004, the couple got engaged. Tran, his wife, was diagnosed with breast cancer but beat it. Ken admits that his wife’s condition during her breast cancer treatment inspired him to leave his medical career and pursue his passion for acting. Tran is a family physician and a Vietnamese American. Zooey and Alexa Jeong, the couple’s twin daughters, were born in 2007. The couple appears to be very happy and in love.
Ken Jeong’s Body Dimensions And Other Details
Ken is currently 49 years old and stands 5 feet 5 inches tall.
|Date of Birth:||1969, July-13|
|Age:||52 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 feet 5 inch|
|Birth Name||Kendrick Kang-Joh Jeong|
|Birth Place/City||Detroit, Michigan|
|Net Worth||$14 million|
|Weight in KG||N/A|
|Married to||Tran Jeong (m. 2004)|
|Education||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill|
|Awards||Teen Choice Award|
|Movies||The Hangover 2009|
|TV Show||Community 2009 – 2015|