James Hong

American actor (born 1929)

James Hong (traditional Chinese: 吳漢章, Wú Hànzhāng; born February 22, 1929) is an American stand-up comedian, character actor, voice artist, and comedian. He is perhaps best known as the voice of Mr. Ping in the Kung Fu Panda franchise. He played Gong Gong in Everything Everywhere All at Once. In 1980, Hong appeared in the film Airplane!

James Hong
James Hong in 2014
Born (1929-02-22) February 22, 1929 (age 95)
Alma materUniversity of Minnesota
Occupation(s)Actor, voice actor, producer, director
Years active1954–present
Pearl Huang
(m. 1967; div. 1973)

Susan Hong
(m. 1977)



Hong and his family came out in an around-the-world mountain biking travel adventure called Full Cycle: A World Odyssey. The Hong family rode their mountain bikes on a trail near the Hollywood sign. James' daughter named April was born in 1975.

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