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Michael Paul Chan

Michael Paul Chan (born June 26, 1950) is an American television and film actor. Some of his recent television work includes Judge Lionel Ping on Arrested Development, Robbery Homicide Division, Dr. Lee in the Joel Schumacher directed "Batman & Robin," the voice of Jimmy Ho on The PJ's, and Detective Michael Tao on the TNT series The Closer. He had a recurring role in The Wonder Years as Mr. Chong. He also played the role of Dr. Louis Rob in Mrs. Harris and appears in the independent film, Americanese. Chan also played the part of the convenience store owner in the 1993 film Falling Down, where he refused to give a discount to Michael Douglas' character when he attempted to purchase a can of soda to get change for the pay telephone outside the store. Recently, he was seen playing the bookie "Andy" on the daytime drama the Young and the Restless. He also provided the voice for an agent of the C.I.A. (Chinese Intelligence Agency) on a 2011 episode of "The Simpsons." He made an appearance on the crime/drama/comedy series "Bones". In 1994, Chan played the character "Roberts" in the episode "The War Prayer" of US TV series Babylon 5. Some of his other movie roles were the Chinese Premier in Megiddo: The Omega Code 2, and as a CIA official, Vincent Vy Ngo, in Spy Game. Chan, a third generation Chinese American, was born in San Francisco, California. He is a founding member of the Asian American Theater Company. He is married with one child. Description above from the Wikipedia article Michael Paul Chan, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Born:
Jun 26, 1950 In San Francisco - California - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
54
First Appeared:
In the series Police Woman 1974-09-13
Latest Project:
Series Major Crimes 2012-08-13
Known For
Poster of Bones
Poster of Arrested Development
Poster of Masked and Anonymous
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography

Major Crimes (2012)

Drama
Series
as Lt. Mike Tao
6.8 46 votes

Americanese (2006)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Jimmy Chan

Smith (2006)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7.4 7 votes

The Closer (2005)

Crime Drama
Series
as Mike Tao
6.7 56 votes

Bones (2005)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.8 313 votes

Masked and Anonymous (2003)

Drama Music
Movie
as Guard
5.1 11 votes

Arrested Development (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
8.0 261 votes

Las Vegas (2003)

Drama Comedy Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.5 54 votes

Robbery Homicide Division (2002)

Drama
Series
10. 1 votes

Boomtown (2002)

Mystery Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
8.8 4 votes

The Ghost (2001)

Action Thriller
Movie
as Inspector Wu

The Glass House (2001)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Mr. Kim
5.4 183 votes

Spy Game (2001)

Action Crime Thriller
Movie
as Vincent Vy Ngo
6.8 520 votes

Strong Medicine (2000)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.0 2 votes

Static Shock (2000)

Action & Adventure Animation Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
6.9 16 votes

Once in the Life (2000)

Action Crime Drama
Movie
as Buddha
5.5 2 votes

The PJs (1999)

Animation Comedy
Series
7.5 10 votes

Molly (1999)

Drama Comedy Romance
Movie
as Domingo
5.5 14 votes

The Insider (1999)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Norman the Cameraman
7.3 455 votes

U.S. Marshals (1998)

Thriller Crime Action
Movie
as Xian Chen, U.N. Cultural Attache of China
6.2 366 votes

Body Armor (1998)

Action
Movie
as Dr. Anthony Mane
4.0 2 votes

Double Tap (1997)

Thriller Action
Movie
as Fung Suk
7.0 2 votes

Brooklyn South (1997)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
9.0 2 votes

Arliss (1996)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.3 3 votes

Nash Bridges (1996)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
5.8 14 votes

Sudden Terror: The Hijacking of School Bus #17 (1996)

Movie
as Harry Kee
7 1 votes

Early Edition (1996)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.5 33 votes

Galaxis (1995)

Action Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as Manny Hopkins
3.8 6 votes

Body Chemistry 4: Full Exposure (1995)

Drama Thriller Romance
Movie
as Judge Hakawa
5 2 votes

Dangerous Heart (1994)

TV Movie Drama Romance Thriller
Movie
as Capt. Lin

Babylon 5 (1994)

Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
8.1 114 votes

Maverick (1994)

Action Adventure Comedy Drama Western
Movie
as Riverboat Poker Player
6.6 469 votes

Joshua Tree (1993)

Action Thriller
Movie
as Jimmy Shoeshine
5.1 30 votes

Falling Down (1993)

Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Mr. Lee
7.2 725 votes

The Joy Luck Club (1993)

Drama
Movie
as Harold
7.2 30 votes

Rapid Fire (1992)

Action Thriller
Movie
as Carl Chang
6.2 34 votes

2000 Malibu Road (1992)

Soap Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.5 1 votes

Under Cover (1991)

Drama
Series
as Dr. Lee

Alien Nation (1989)

Action & Adventure Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 36 votes

Hardball (1989)

Crime Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 1015 votes

The Wonder Years (1988)

Comedy Drama Family
Series
as Unknown
8.1 74 votes

Tour of Duty (1987)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7.5 15 votes

Jake and the Fatman (1987)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
4.9 7 votes

The Goonies (1985)

Adventure Comedy Family
Movie
as Data's Father
7.4 1315 votes

The Colbys (1985)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
4.0 1 votes

Hunter (1984)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.1 11 votes

Runaway (1984)

Thriller Crime Science Fiction
Movie
as Wilson
4.9 36 votes

T. J. Hooker (1982)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.2 20 votes

Cagney and Lacey (1982)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.0 12 votes

Dynasty (1981)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
5.8 13 votes

Knots Landing (1979)

Drama Soap
Series
as Unknown
7.7 6 votes

CHiPs (1977)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.0 25 votes

Police Woman (1974)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.3 7 votes