Ken Jeong

Ken Jeong

Known for: Acting
Birthday: 1969-07-13 (53 years old)
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Biography

Kendrick Kang-Joh Jeong (Korean: 정강조; Hanja: 鄭康祖, ; born July 13, 1969) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, producer, writer and licensed physician. He rose to prominence for playing Leslie Chow in The Hangover film series (2009–2013) and Ben Chang in the NBC series Community (2009–2015). He created, wrote and produced the ABC sitcom Dr. Ken (2015–2017), in which he portrays the titular character, and he has appeared in the films Knocked Up (2007), Role Models (2008), Furry Vengeance (2010), The Duff (2015), Ride Along 2 (2016), Crazy Rich Asians (2018) and Tom & Jerry (2021).Jeong is still a licensed physician in California but has since stopped practicing in favor of his acting career. He currently appears as a panelist on the American version of the singing competition show The Masked Singer and appeared on the first series of the British version. He also serves as the host of I Can See Your Voice.

Personal Life

Jeong's wife, Tran Ho, is Vietnamese American, a family physician, and a breast cancer survivor. They have twin daughters named Zooey and Alexa (born 2007). Jeong and his family reside in Calabasas, California.

Early Life

Jeong was born in Detroit, Michigan, to South Korean immigrant parents, D.K. and Young Jeong. His father D.K. received his Ph.D. in economics from Wayne State University. Jeong was raised in Greensboro, North Carolina. D.K. Jeong was a professor of economics at North Carolina A&T State University.Jeong attended Walter Hines Page High School, where he participated in the regional quiz bowl, was elected to the student council, and played violin in the school orchestra. He graduated in 1986 at the age of 16, and later went on to receive Greensboro's Youth of the Year award for his achievements.Jeong began pursuing acting while a sophomore at Duke University. He briefly considered majoring in drama while still continuing his pre-med coursework. He graduated from Duke in 1990 and obtained his M.D. at the UNC School of Medicine in 1995. The summer before medical school, he took theater classes at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

Filmography

All 125

Movies 67

TV shows 58

Self 30

Voice 17

Director 2

Producer 1

Skip Cho
The Pentaverate (2022)

The Pentaverate (2022)

TV show
Murderville (2022)

Murderville (2022)

TV show
Feng
The Afterparty (2022)

The Afterparty (2022)

TV show
Bud Miller
Occupation: Rainfall (2021)

Occupation: Rainfall (2021)

Movie
5.5
Sprout (voice)
My Little Pony: A New Generation (2021)

My Little Pony: A New Generation (2021)

Movie
10
Crime Scene Kitchen (2021)

Crime Scene Kitchen (2021)

TV show
Self
Roll Up Your Sleeves (2021)

Roll Up Your Sleeves (2021)

Movie
Chef Jake
Boss Level (2021)

Boss Level (2021)

Movie
6
Clarance
Extinct (2021)

Extinct (2021)

Movie
Chef Jackie
Tom & Jerry (2021)

Tom & Jerry (2021)

Movie
7.29
Self - Panelist
The Masked Dancer (2020)

The Masked Dancer (2020)

TV show
Himself - Presenter
WWE Slammy Awards 2020 (2020)

WWE Slammy Awards 2020 (2020)

Movie
Quinn
The Opening Act (2020)

The Opening Act (2020)

Movie
Gobi (voice)
Over the Moon (2020)

Over the Moon (2020)

Movie
9.2
Self - Host
I Can See Your Voice (2020)

I Can See Your Voice (2020)

TV show
Dynomutt, Dog Wonder (voice)
Scoob! (2020)

Scoob! (2020)

Movie
6.33
Ken
Staged (2020)

Staged (2020)

TV show
Self
Game On! (2020)

Game On! (2020)

TV show
Ben Chang
Community Table Read (2020)

Community Table Read (2020)

Movie
Self
FOX Presents the iHeart Living Room Concert for America (2020)

FOX Presents the iHeart Living Room Concert for America (2020)

Movie
Felix
Elsewhere (2020)

Elsewhere (2020)

Movie
Kim
My Spy (2020)

My Spy (2020)

Movie
6.15
Self - Judge / Self / Self - Panel
The Masked Singer (2020)

The Masked Singer (2020)

TV show
3
Doctor
Lady and the Tramp (2019)

Lady and the Tramp (2019)

Movie
7
Mr. Stanley Chang (voice)
The Casagrandes (2019)

The Casagrandes (2019)

TV show
6.78
Doug (voice)
Bless the Harts (2019)

Bless the Harts (2019)

TV show
Self - Guest
The Kelly Clarkson Show (2019)

The Kelly Clarkson Show (2019)

TV show
9
Self
Comedy Central Roast of Alec Baldwin (2019)

Comedy Central Roast of Alec Baldwin (2019)

Movie
Himself
Dads (2019)

Dads (2019)

Movie
Dr. Gallagher
Saving Zoë (2019)

Saving Zoë (2019)

Movie
6.5
What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage (2019)

What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage (2019)

TV show
Security Guard
Avengers: Endgame (2019)

Avengers: Endgame (2019)

Movie
6.67
Cooper (voice)
Wonder Park (2019)

Wonder Park (2019)

Movie
6.56
Self
Ken Jeong: You Complete Me, Ho (2019)

Ken Jeong: You Complete Me, Ho (2019)

Movie
Officer Al
Then Came You (2019)

Then Came You (2019)

Movie
Self - Panelist
The Masked Singer (2019)

The Masked Singer (2019)

TV show
6
Self
Bumping Mics with Jeff Ross & Dave Attell (2018)

Bumping Mics with Jeff Ross & Dave Attell (2018)

TV show
Mr. Chu
Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (2018)

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (2018)

Movie
5.96
Luther H. Gillis / Private Investigator Luther Gillis
Magnum P.I. (2018)

Magnum P.I. (2018)

TV show
6.12
Goh Wye Mun
Crazy Rich Asians (2018)

Crazy Rich Asians (2018)

Movie
6.23
Christmas Tree Man/Chinese Restaurant Owner
A Christmas Story Live! (2017)

A Christmas Story Live! (2017)

Movie
Himself
Gwen Stefani: You Make It Feel Like Christmas (2017)

Gwen Stefani: You Make It Feel Like Christmas (2017)

Movie
Drop the Mic (2017)

Drop the Mic (2017)

TV show
9
Chris Kim
Killing Hasselhoff (2017)

Killing Hasselhoff (2017)

Movie
Self
Carpool Karaoke: The Series (2017)

Carpool Karaoke: The Series (2017)

TV show
Self (2018) / Self - Judge / Self
The Gong Show (2017)

The Gong Show (2017)

TV show
Toyman (voice)
Justice League Action (2016)

Justice League Action (2016)

TV show
3.5
Lyle
Serious Music (2016)

Serious Music (2016)

TV show
AJ
Ride Along 2 (2016)

Ride Along 2 (2016)

Movie
7.23
Mr. Greene
Norm of the North (2016)

Norm of the North (2016)

Movie
6
Ken / Ken Park
Dr. Ken (2015)

Dr. Ken (2015)

TV show
6
Han
Advantageous (2015)

Advantageous (2015)

Movie
Celebrity Family Feud (2015)

Celebrity Family Feud (2015)

TV show
8
Himself
I Hate Christian Laettner (2015)

I Hate Christian Laettner (2015)

Movie
Ken Jeong
Ktown Cowboys (2015)

Ktown Cowboys (2015)

Movie
Self
Hot Ones (2015)

Hot Ones (2015)

TV show
Mr. Arthur
The DUFF (2015)

The DUFF (2015)

Movie
6.08
Gene
Fresh Off the Boat (2015)

Fresh Off the Boat (2015)

TV show
6
Executive Producer
Seoul Searching (2015)

Seoul Searching (2015)

Movie
Director
Student/Athlete (2015)

Student/Athlete (2015)

Movie
Self
Lennon or McCartney (2014)

Lennon or McCartney (2014)

Movie
Short Fuse (voice)
Penguins of Madagascar (2014)

Penguins of Madagascar (2014)

Movie
5.99
Dr. Allen Hu (voice)
BoJack Horseman (2014)

BoJack Horseman (2014)

TV show
6.06
Short Fuse
The Penguins of Madagascar: Operation Search and Rescue (2014)

The Penguins of Madagascar: Operation Search and Rescue (2014)

Movie
Himself
Harmontown (2014)

Harmontown (2014)

Movie
Self
Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014)

Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014)

TV show
3.5
Self
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)

TV show
6.26
Kim-Ly (voice)
Turbo FAST (2013)

Turbo FAST (2013)

TV show
4.67
Kelly's Manager
Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale (2013)

Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale (2013)

Movie
Kim-Ly (voice)
Turbo (2013)

Turbo (2013)

Movie
6.46
Floyd Eagle-san (voice)
Despicable Me 2 (2013)

Despicable Me 2 (2013)

Movie
6.49
God
Rapture-Palooza (2013)

Rapture-Palooza (2013)

Movie
6
Mr. Chow
The Hangover Part III (2013)

The Hangover Part III (2013)

Movie
5.87
Johnny Wu
Pain & Gain (2013)

Pain & Gain (2013)

Movie
4.33
Sullivan & Son (2012)

Sullivan & Son (2012)

TV show
Ballerina
Burning Love (2012)

Burning Love (2012)

Movie
Ballerina
Burning Love (2012)

Burning Love (2012)

TV show
Himself
SNL Korea (2011)

SNL Korea (2011)

TV show
'Punch Teacher' Host
The Muppets (2011)

The Muppets (2011)

Movie
5.92
Himself
Talking Dead (2011)

Talking Dead (2011)

TV show
6
Venom
Zookeeper (2011)

Zookeeper (2011)

Movie
Jerry Wang
Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

Movie
6.03
Mr. Chow
The Hangover Part II (2011)

The Hangover Part II (2011)

Movie
6.54
Mailman
Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)

Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)

Movie
5.86
Dr. Yap (voice)
Bob's Burgers (2011)

Bob's Burgers (2011)

TV show
6.75
Self
Conan (2010)

Conan (2010)

TV show
8.14
Daro
Vampires Suck (2010)

Vampires Suck (2010)

Movie
6.8
Curtis Lee
How to Make Love to a Woman (2010)

How to Make Love to a Woman (2010)

Movie
Talk Show Host (voice)
Despicable Me (2010)

Despicable Me (2010)

Movie
6.7
(voice)
Mary Shelley's Frankenhole (2010)

Mary Shelley's Frankenhole (2010)

TV show
10
Dr. Kang
Hot in Cleveland (2010)

Hot in Cleveland (2010)

TV show
8
Neal Lyman
Furry Vengeance (2010)

Furry Vengeance (2010)

Movie
6.27
Rufus Ramsey
Players (2010)

Players (2010)

TV show
Kuo
Men of a Certain Age (2009)

Men of a Certain Age (2009)

TV show
4.33
Therapist
Couples Retreat (2009)

Couples Retreat (2009)

Movie
5.76
Ben Chang / Overkill
Community (2009)

Community (2009)

TV show
6.11
Angus
All About Steve (2009)

All About Steve (2009)

Movie
8
Mr. Chow
The Hangover (2009)

The Hangover (2009)

Movie
6.39
Teddy Dang
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)

The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)

Movie
Pierce Pierce
Glee (2009)

Glee (2009)

TV show
6.63
Party Down (2009)

Party Down (2009)

TV show
6.75
King Argotron
Role Models (2008)

Role Models (2008)

Movie
5.88
Ken
Pineapple Express (2008)

Pineapple Express (2008)

Movie
5.78
Employment Agent
Step Brothers (2008)

Step Brothers (2008)

Movie
7.18
Bag Boy
Uncle P (2007)

Uncle P (2007)

Movie
Doctor Kuni
Knocked Up (2007)

Knocked Up (2007)

Movie
6
Dr. Park
'Til Death (2006)

'Til Death (2006)

TV show
6
Self
The Kims of Comedy (2005)

The Kims of Comedy (2005)

Movie
Bill
The Office (2005)

The Office (2005)

TV show
6.55
Dr. Perlmutter (voice) / Butch Johnson (voice)
American Dad! (2005)

American Dad! (2005)

TV show
6.34
Coroner Myron Okubo
Boston Legal (2004)

Boston Legal (2004)

TV show
5.81
Male Nurse
Two and a Half Men (2003)

Two and a Half Men (2003)

TV show
6.23
Asian Thunder
Cedric the Entertainer Presents (2002)

Cedric the Entertainer Presents (2002)

TV show
Skip Osaka
The Shield (2002)

The Shield (2002)

TV show
6.14
Steve Choi
Crossing Jordan (2001)

Crossing Jordan (2001)

TV show
5.95
Grounded for Life (2001)

Grounded for Life (2001)

TV show
6.12
Man in Jersey #1
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)

Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)

TV show
6.07
Self
The View (1997)

The View (1997)

TV show
6
Passenger / Sung Chul Yang / Ken
MADtv (1995)

MADtv (1995)

TV show
1
WWE Raw (1993)

WWE Raw (1993)

TV show
6.58
Korean Monks (voice)
The Simpsons (1989)

The Simpsons (1989)

TV show
6.22
Self - Guest
LIVE with Kelly and Ryan (1988)

LIVE with Kelly and Ryan (1988)

TV show
El Tonto

El Tonto

Movie
Director
The Seven Faces of Jane

The Seven Faces of Jane

Movie
Self
Unqualified

Unqualified

TV show

Ratings

Average 6.44
Based on 9.3 Million movie and tv ratings over time
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2014
2011
2022
Ken Jeong
Ken Jeong
Ken Jeong
Ken Jeong
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Ken Jeong

Information

Known for
Acting

Gender
Male

Birthday
1969-07-13 (53 years old)

Place of birth
Detroit, United States of America

Citizenships
United States of America

Also known as
Kendrick Kang-Joh Jeong , 켄 정, 정강조, Jeong Kang-joh, Κεν Τζέονγκ, Кен Джонґ

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1 Movie
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Richard Kind
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Martin Mull
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Aisha Tyler
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Kristen Bell
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2 Movies
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Ben Stiller
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2 Movies
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3 Movies
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