Who is Osric Chau?
Canadian actor Osric Chau is also a martial artist and is best known for starring in Supernatural as Kevin Tran, in Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency as Vogel.
Full Name: Osric Chau
Age: 33 years old
Date of Birth: July 20, 1986
Place of Birth: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Father’s name: N/A
Mother’s name: N/A
Profession: Actor, Martial Artist
Net Worth: $500k
Relationship status: Single
Height: 5 ft. 8 inches
Weight: 70 kg
Hair color: Dark brown
Eye color: Dark brown
Early/Personal life, Family:
He was born on July 20, 1986, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada to a Malaysian mother while his father is from Hong Kong. He has two siblings- a younger brother named Owen Chau, who is also a martial artist and an older brother named Seb Chau. His ethnicity is multi-ethnic (Chinese, Malaysian) and holds Canadian citizenship.
Career and Education:
For education, he joined Beijing Sport University where he trained for seven months with the BSU Wushu Team in 2007.
In 2000, he had taken up martial arts and studied it for eight years followed by enrollment in West Coast Chinese Martial Arts in Vancouver.
Chau became a member of the Canadian National Wushu Team in late 2007 and had originally planned on being a stuntman rather than an actor. He had worked as a stuntman for EA Games and appeared as a major role in Kung Fu Killer (2008) opposite David Carradine and Daryl Hannah.
Moreover, he has made his appearances in the films 2012 (2009), Best Player (2011), The Man With The Iron Fists (2012), The Matchbreaker (2017), Status Update (2018), Empty by Design (2019), among others.
Chau was nominated for Leo Award in 2016 for best supporting performance by a male actor in a Dramatic Series for his performance in Blood and Water.
Furthermore, he has made his appearances in Mister French Taste (2012), Supernatural (2012-2019) as Kevin Tran, in Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency (2016-2017) as Vogel, and in The Flash (2019), Arrow (2020), Legends of Tomorrow (2020) as Ryan Choi.
Relationships and Affairs:
Chau might be currently living his single life. Also, he has not been linked with any other girls.
Net worth and Salary:
From his several professional careers, he has accumulated a net worth of around $500k.
Wiki and Facts:
His self-titled YouTube channel has over 44.5K subscribers and owns an official website – osricchau.com.