Kelvin Han Yee

Bio:

Kelvin Han Yee is an American actor of Asian decent who's career spans over 30 years of film, television and theater. He was discovered by the American Conservatory Theatre working as a bouncer but then went on to act at regional theaters like Oregon Shakespeare Festival at Ashland, Berkeley Repertory Theater and The Huntington Theater. in 1985 he was cast in the first American movie shot in the People's Republic of China, as the all-American-Chinese teenager in A Great Wall, and has appeared in many films including Milk, Lucky You, The Island, Copycat, True Crime. On television he continues to demonstrate a great range of characters on shows like Chicago PD, Hawaii Five 0, The Mentalist, Lie To Me, Criminal Minds, Prison Break, 24, Chuck, Entourage, Accidentally On Purpose, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Nash Bridges and in Soap Operas. He has used his background to help others by mentoring incarcerated youths, bringing arts education to public schools and youth advocacy. He plays the guitar loudly and badly. He is passionate about food and enjoys cooking for his wife and his best friend; a rescued 60lb English Bulldog named Louie who is also an actor.
Filmography

Actor ( 48 credits )

Silver Case: Director's Cut (2015) Business Man #1
Film Lab Presents (2014)  Himself / ... (2 episodes, 2014)
Chicago P.D. (2014)  Dennis Lee (1 episode, 2015)
Wedding Palace (2013) Wheeler Dealer Uncle
Keye Luke (2012) Lee Luke
Silver Case (2012) Business Man #1
Answers to Nothing (2011) EMT
Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (2011) Vietnamese Boss
Law & Chicoban (2011) The Chief
Hawaii Five-0 (2010)  Chief of Police Mahaka / ... (2 episodes, 2011)
Lie to Me (2009)  Ambassador Park Jung-Soo (1 episode, 2009)
Eastwick (2009)  Doctor (1 episode, 2009)
Accidentally on Purpose (2009)  Dad #1 (1 episode, 2009)
Milk (2008) Gordon Lau
The Mentalist (2008)  Davis / ... (2 episodes, 2008-2012)
Crash (2008)  Chun Soo Park (5 episodes, 2008-2009)
Raising the Bar (2008)  Judge Anthony Hu (1 episode, 2008)
Asian Arrow IV: Back from Sheboygan (2007) Asian Arrow
Lucky You (2007) Chico Banh
Chuck (2007)  Rashan Chen (1 episode, 2007)
Dirt (2007)  Jordan (1 episode, 2007)
The Trap (2007) Mr. Wong
The Slanted Screen (2006) Paul Fang
The Island (2005) Censor
Criminal Minds (2005)  Detective Ekler (1 episode, 2010)
Prison Break (2005)  Company Surgeon (2 episodes, 2008)
E-Ring (2005)  Admiral Chin (1 episode, 2006)
Eye on Entertainment (2005)  Himself (5 episodes, 2010-2012)
Entourage (2004)  Taxi Driver (1 episode, 2008)
Hawaii (2004)  Detective Scott Chen (1 episode, 2004)
Cherish (2002) Officer Yee
Sweet November (2001) Burly Man
24 (2001)  Craig Erwich (1 episode, 2005)
Dumbarton Bridge (1999) Tron
True Crime (1999) Zachary Platt
Life Tastes Good (1999) Max
Curb Your Enthusiasm (1999)  Newscaster (1 episode, 2005)
Patch Adams (1998) Orderly (as Kelvin Yee)
Chalk (1996) TC
Nash Bridges (1996)  Dr. Fong / ... (4 episodes, 1996-2001)
Copycat (1995) Chinese Detective
So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993) Master Cho
Gideon Oliver (1989)  Tommy Li (1 episode, 1989)
The Bold and the Beautiful (1987)  Dr. Ying (8 episodes, 2004)
The Great Wall Is a Great Wall (1986) Paul Fang
Days of Our Lives (1965)  Doctor (1 episode, 2008)
Comfort (0) Martin
Dead End (0) Mr. Lee

Writer ( 1 credit )

Film Lab Presents (2014) (1 episode, 2014)