Brian Tee is a popular Korean-Japanese actor, celebrity, and film producer, and screenwriter. He has gained a lot of name and fame worldwide by doing marvelous work. He is famous for playing The Drift King in the Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift and 2015’s Fast & Furious 7. His fame increased, even more, when he got the role of Dr. Ethan Choi. The NBC drama Chicago Med became an instant hit. If this isn’t enough he has also worked in Zoey 101 and Grimm. If you want to know more about this talented actor here are all the details.
Brian tee was born on March 15th, 1977 in Japan. When he was only two years old his family moved from Okinawa, Japan to Hacienda Heights, California. During his school days, he was the captain of the football team. He completed his schooling at Glen A. Wilson High School. He earned a degree in Theatre from the University of California, Berkeley. His father is Japanese while his mother is Korean. They met each other when his father was on a vacation. Brian knows three languages easily and that is Korean, English, and Japanese.
Brian Tee came into the acting field in 2000. His acting skills were evident when he appeared in an episode of The Pretender. He landed into a big role only after working in various guest roles. His first important role was of an intern in an episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Soon he became a host in the episode of The Game in 18 Wheels of Justice. His first film debut was in We Were Soldiers and the character also became very popular. In the same year, the actor also featured in the action spy Austin Powers in Goldmember. During 2005-2006 Brian also appeared in three episodes of the American comedy-drama Zoey 101.
He was giving power-packed performances back to back but his performance in ‘The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift shined the most. The Fast and the Furious franchise became popular and it earned around $158.5 million worldwide. The budget of the movie was only $85 million budget. He has a big number of hit television shows. It was 2013 that boosted his career the most. His blockbuster movie The Wolverine also became a huge hit. His career and fame kept rising and reached new heights every year. The medical drama Chicago Med and the sci-fi adventure film Jurassic World are one of his most prominent works.
Family Life and Net Worth
Brian got married to Mirelly Taylor and she is a famous actress for working in Lost. In 2015 they also welcomed a daughter and later another child. The couple is still strong and has become a source of inspiration for many. The total net worth of Brian happens to be around $4 million and this continues to grow due to her hard work. He has maintained a good image in the industry and remained away from controversies throughout his career.