Sung Kang biography

Fast Five

Sung Kang

Date of Birth: April 8, 1972

Born and raised in Gainesville, Georgia, Sung Kang is of Korean descent. He began acting in Los Angeles at the Los Angeles-based experimental theater group F.A.T.E. (Friends Artist Theater Ensemble).

He made his motion picture debut in 1999 with a small role in Mystery Men (1999) starring Ben Stiller. A variety of small roles on television shows such as Felicity, Martial Law and Spin City followed.

He worked with director Justin Lin on the critically acclaimed drama, Better Luck Tomorrow , which premiered at the 2002 Sundance Film Festival and garnered a Grand Jury Prize nomination. He's also been seen in action movies such as Fast Five , The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift , Fast & Furious , and Finishing the Game: The Search for a New Bruce Lee.

His other film credits include supporting roles in Denzel Washington’s Antwone Fisher , Michael Bay’s Pearl Harbor , and a starring role opposite Sylvester Stallone in the 2013 release, Bullet to the Head .

Kang currently resides in Los Angeles.

Sung Kang Filmography


Fast Five

Genre:  Action/Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Running Time:  130 min.
Release Date: April 29, 2011
DVD: October 4, 2011
Netflix: March 1, 2018

Current rating: Rating: 4.09
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Cast: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Jordana Brewster, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges, Tyrese Gibson, Sung Kang, Gal Gadot, Matt Schulze, Don Omar, Elsa Pataky, Joaquim de Almeida, Dwayne Johnson