Who is Simu Liu?

Simu Liu (born April 19, 1989) is a Canadian actor, director, stuntman, and writer from who is best known for the role of Jung in the CBC Television sitcom Kim's Convenience(2016).

What is Simu Liu Famous for?

Simu is best known for the role of Jung in the CBC Television sitcom comedy TV series Kim's Convenience(2016) and as Paul Xie on the OMNI Television miniseries Blood and Water (2015).

Where is Simu Liu From?

Simu was born in Harbin, China on April 19, 1989, and immigrated to Canada at the age of five, where he was raised in Erin Mills, an area of Mississauga, Ontario. His nationality is Canadian and belongs to Chinese ethnicity. His religion is Buddhist and the zodiac is Aries. He was a student at Ivey Business School. He studied finance and accounting at the University of Western Ontario and worked as an accountant before deciding to pursue a career as an actor.

How is Simu Liu's Career?

He began his career as an accountant for Deloitte before being laid off and turning to act. He made his debut as a stuntman in the sci-fi horror film “Sick” in 2012, and the same year appeared in the TV series “Nikita”. Since then he has starred on Blood and Water (2015) and Taken (2017), and guest-starred on shows such as The Expanse (2015), Bad Blood (2017), Fresh Off the Boat (2015)and many others.

He came into prominence with his role as Jung in the comedy tv series Kim’s Convenience, which aired on CBC network 2016 and from the role of Faaron on NBC’s action and thriller tv series Taken in 2017. In October 2016, Simu joined the cast of the CBC/BBC America hit show Orphan Black for its fifth and final season.SimonSimu was nominated for a 2016 Dora Mavor Moore Award in the Outstanding Ensemble category alongside his castmates in the Factory Theatre remount of the play Banana Boys.

Liu has written and produced for television as well as in the film. His short film Meeting Mommy was selected as a semi-finalist for the NBC Universal Shorts Festival. He was also a writer on the second season of Blood and Water, contributing as a story editor for the season and as the main writer for one episode. Simu continues to thrive in the film industry as an actor, stuntman, writer, and director.

What are Simu Lius's Achievements?

Simu Liu has established himself as the multi-talented artist as actor, director, stuntman, and writer. Simu was honored with ACTRA Award for Outstanding Performance – Ensemble (2017). Simon was nominated for a 2016 Dora Mavor Moore Award in the Outstanding Ensemble category. Kim's Convenience also went on to win the award for Best Comedy Series at the 2018 Canadian Screen Awards. His short film Meeting Mommy was selected as a semi-finalist for the NBC Universal Shorts Festival. 

What is Simu Liu's Net Worth?

His estimated net worth is $4million as of 2019 which he accumulates primarily from his acting and directing career. His salary is still unknown. The information regarding his land assets, houses and cars are still not available to public.d

Who is Simu Liu's Girlfriend?

Simu's keeps his personal life confined mostly. All it is known is he has a girlfriend named Tina Jung. Simu lives in Toronto today with his dog Barkley. He trains extensively in martial arts and stunt work in addition to television and theatrical performance. He also writes professionally for television.

How Tall is Simu Liu?

Simu Liu stands 6 feet tall and weighs around 75kg. He has brown eyes and hair color. His sexual orientation is straight. Further information regarding his body measurements is still not available.

Simu appears to be active in social media like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. He has over 41.6k Twitter on Twitter and 121K followers on Instagram. His Facebook page does not seem to work currently.

6 Facts to be known about Simu Liu:

  1. Simu lives in Toronto today with his dog Barkley.
  2. He worked at Deloitte & Touche LLP as an associate, passed his first of three Chartered Accountant examinations before switching careers.
  3. He Was Pete Wentz's stunt double for the Fallout Boy music video for their hit single "Centuries".
  4. He Was once a shirtless greeter for clothing retailer Abercrombie and Fitch.
  5. After graduating from the Richard Ivey School of Business and working at a top accounting firm for nearly one year Simu decided to switch careers and pursue acting.
  6. Simu trains extensively in martial arts and stunt work in addition to television and theatrical performance.