Meet Simu Liu, Marvel's Newest Super Hero.
By: Christian Yang
July 26, 2019
You might have heard, Simu Liu has been cast as Marvel's newest super hereo "Shang Chi". So, who is Simu Liu?
For those that don't know or have been living under a rock, Simu Liu is a Chinese-Canadian actor best know for his role of "Jung" in the sitcom "Kim's Convenience. Simu has also been on shows such as Blood and Water, Taken, and Orphan Black. Although, most of his fan base has stemed from his work with "Wong Fu Productions"on short films like, "Yappie", "Asian Bachelor" and "How to be an Instagram Boyfriend"
Before Liu's acting career began, Liu was born in Harbin, China and immigrated to Canada at the age of five. Liu grew up in Mississauga, Ontario and ended up attending the University of Western Ontario where he studied finance and accounting. He worked as an accountant at Deloitte and then was eventually laid off which sparked his career as an actor. Thanks Deloitte ;)
Now, Simu is preparing for his role as Shang Chi and still plans on contiuning being in Season 5 of Kim's Convenience. If there was ever a time to jump on the Simu Liu bandwagon, now is the time.