Rick Yune is a talented Korean-American actor, screenwriter, producer, martial artist, and former model. He is most recognized for his roles in Snow Falling on Cedars (1999), The Fast and the Furious (2001), James Bond franchise Die Another Day (2002), Ninja Assassin (2009), The Man with the Iron Fists (2012), and Olympus Has Fallen (2013).
Los Angeles, California, United States
Girlfriend / Spouse
Rick Yune has dated –
- Lisa Ling (2001-2005)
- High cheekbones
- Wavy hair
Rick Yune Facts
- He is a skilled martial artist and practices many forms of it.
- He is also a former Golden Gloves boxer.
- At the age of 19, he qualified for the Olympic Trials in Taekwondo.
- Before starting his acting career, he worked as a Hedgefund Trader on Wall Street.
- He is the first Asian-American to be featured as a model for and ‘s Polo Sport.
- He changed his last name from “Yun” to “Yune” for Screen Actors Guild (SAG) purposes.
- In 2002, he was included in People magazine’s list of “Sexiest Men”.
- He is one of the board members of the Austrian international non-governmental organization called the Center for Global Dialogue and Cooperation.
- He has also been the ambassador for the Princess Charlene Foundation of Monaco.
Featured Image by Rick Yune / Twitter
Facts of Richard Yun
- Gender Male
- full nameRichard Yun
- birthplaceWashington, D.C., United States
- Date of Birth August 22, 1971
- Age 50 years 11 months
- Horoscope Leo
- Lucky Number 3
- Lucky Stone Ruby
- Lucky Color Gold
- Best Match for Marriage Sagittarius, Gemini, Aries
- ethnicity / ethnic backgroundKorean
- net worth$3 million
- professionActor, Screenwriter, Producer, Martial Artist, Former Model
- weight82 kg or 181 lbs
- height6 ft or 183 cm
- hair colorDark Brown
- eye colorDark Brown
- body type / buildAthletic
- high schoolOur Lady of Good Counsel High School
- collegeUniversity of Pennsylvania‘s Wharton
- motherWonhui Park
- fatherTaeho Yune
- brothersKarl Yune
- favorite moviesLéon: The Professional (1994)