Ken Jeong Biography
Ken Jeong, born in the United States as Kendrick Kang-Joh Jeong is a comedian, actor, producer, writer, television personality and licensed physician. He has appeared in many films including in Knocked Up, Role Models,, The Hangover film series, Furry Vengeance, Ride Along 2, and Crazy Rich Asians. He was the creator, writer, and executive producer of Dr. Ken.
How old is Ken Jeong? – Age
Ken is 51 years old as of 13th of July 2020. He was born in 1969 in Detroit, Michigan, United States.
Ken Jeong Family – Parents and Education
He is the son of Professor D.K. Jeong and Young Jeong. He grew up in Greensboro, North Carolina, his father was a professor at economics at North Carolina A&T State University. Jeong attended Walter Hines Page High School, where he took part in the district Quiz Bowl, was elected to the Student Council, and played the school orchestra’s violin. He graduated at the age of 16 in 1986 and later received Greensboro’s Youth of the Year award for his accomplishments.
Jeong started to study acting at Duke University as an undergraduate. While also continuing his pre-med coursework, he narrowly considered majoring in drama. He graduated in 1990 from Duke and received his M.D. 1995 at the UNC School of Pharmacy. He took theater classes at the University of California, Los Angeles in the summer before medical school.
Ken Jeong Wife
Ken and his wife Tran Jeong has been married since 2004. The couple has twin daughters named Zooey and Alexa born in 2007. Ho, is Vietnamese American, a family physician, and a breast cancer survivor. The family lives in in Calabasas, California.
Ken Jeong Podcast
In March 2020, as a reaction to the mutual alienation brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, Jeong began a podcast with fellow Group actor Joel McHale, The Darkest Timeline with Ken Jeong & Joel McHale.
What is the Net Worth of Ken Jeong? – Net Worth
Jeong has an estimated net worth of $14 Million.
Ken Jeong Furry Vengeance
Jeong was cast as Neal Lyman, the CEO of Lyman Enterprises who wants to develop on the lands of Rocky Springs in the 2010 American comedy film Furry Vengeance.
A prairie dog cries in the woods of Oregon after Riggs speeds by and throws a cigar at it. This prompts an unidentified raccoon to signal a mink to release a rock to the side of a cliff that drives Riggs’ vehicle. Lyman Enterprises CEO Neal Lyman has assigned Dan Sanders the challenge of converting the forest of Rocky Springs into a residential development. His son Tyler warns his dad that Rocky Springs is a forest reserve where “many have tried to conquer it but they all fail” Three months later, with Dan serving as a park ranger, the forest is restored as a nature preserve. The poster supporting tree restoration also specifies that $1,000,000.00 will be fined to anyone who breaks the rules. The film ends with Dan telling Tyler, his son, that he loves him.
Ken Jeong Role Models
He was cast as as King Argotron in the 2008 American comedy film Role Models.
Danny and Wheeler are salesmen who sell an energy drink named “Min Minotaur” Danny sees the work as a boring, dead-end job that leaves him sad and jaded. With Ronnie Shields, Wheeler reveals his fascination with female breasts. With Augie Farks, a timid teen fascinated with medieval live action role-playing games, Danny is unable to find common ground. When they know that they are both participating against their will in the Sturdy Wings scheme, they bond with their “littles”.
When Augie happens to creep up on the King of LAIR, Argotron, who lies and tells everyone that he killed Augie, Danny gets revenge.When they discover their truck being pulled, the movie is about two salesmen whose friendship falls apart. Danny and Wheeler are disqualified for failure to perform their community service from Sturdy Wings. Danny invites Wheeler and Ronnie to join them in establishing a new nation for LAIRE. They come with Wheeler’s Kiss costumes and a Minotaur truck with Kiss themes.
Ken Jeong Ride Along 2
He was cast as as A.J. Jenkins in the 2016 American buddy cop comedy film Ride Along 2.
James is with his partner, Detective Mayfield, two years after his first outing, when they go to infiltrate a vehicle conference to locate an infamous heroin lord called Troy. Ben wants to go to show that he’s ready for detective work, but no one believes in him. Ben starts planning his wedding to Angela at home, but he argues with the wedding planner. The hacker who tells them about a safe in a club that holds something valuable is discovered by James and Ben. The guy they’re meant to see, however, is also the Pope’s hitman.
He had A.J.’s phone on him, Ben realizes, so they find his girlfriend Tasha to get a lead on his whereabouts. The team uses their data to identify a group of shipping trucks that could contain the contraband of the Pope. However, they find that the trucks are empty as they try to halt the trucks at the terminal. James learns Pope realized he was going to get arrested, so he had a decoy in the vans, and somewhere else at the port the actual contraband things are being shipped in. The last episode has the squad going to the harbor in the morning to catch the pope.
Ken Jeong Movies
♦ 2019 – Elsewhere
♦ 2019 – Wonder Park
♦ 2019 – Avengers: Endgame
♦ 2019 – Dads
♦ 2019 – Lady and the Tramp – Doctor
♦ 2020 – Scoob!
♦ 2020 – The Opening Act
♦ 2020 – Over The Moon
♦ 2020 – Extinct
♦ 2021 – Occupation: Rainfall
♦ 2021 – Tom & Jerry
♦ 2021 – Boss Level
♦ 2021 – All-Star Weekend
♦ TBA – El Tonto
Ken Jeong TV Shows
♦ 2020-2021 – The Masked Dancer
♦ 2020 – Staged
♦ 2019 – The Masked Singer – Judge
♦ 2019 – King of Mask Singer – Golden Pig
♦ 2019 – The Simpsons
♦ 2019 – The Loud House
♦ 2019 – The Casagrandes
♦ 2019 – What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage