Randall Duk Kim Movies and Career Information
Sep 24, 1943
Randall Duk Kim (born September 24, 1943) is a Korean-American actor who has played a wide variety of roles, best known for his role as the Keymaker in The Matrix Reloaded. He has spent most of his career in theatre, and was a co-founder of the American Players Theatre in Spring Green, Wisconsin. He was also one of the first Asian-American actors to play a leading role in an American production of a Shakespeare play when he played the title role in The New York Public Theater's 1974 production of Pericles, Prince of Tyre. He also played the title role in Hamlet at the Guthrie Theatre in 1978-79. He played Kralaholme in the 1996 revival of The King and I on Broadway, later succeeding to the leading role. He played the Keymaker in The Matrix Reloaded, and voiced Master Oogway in Kung Fu Panda. In 2008 he played Dashiell Kim in an episode of the television series Fringe created by J.J. Abrams. He also played Grandpa Gohan in the 2009 live action adaptation of Dragonball Evolution and a tattoo master in Ninja Assassin.