John Cho
John Cho
Celebrated Name: John Cho
Real Name/Full Name: John Cho
Gender: Male
Age: 51 years old
Birth Date: 16 June 1972
Birth Place: Seoul, South Korea
Nationality: American, South Korean
Height: 1.78 m
Weight: 74 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Kerri Higuchi (m. 2006)
Children: Yes (Kage Cho)
Profession: Korean American actor
Net Worth in 2024: $25 million
Last Updated: May 2024

John Cho is an actor, musician, writer and producer, who was born in South Korea and moved to the United States when he was a child. He currently has over 100 credited acting roles in movies and series.

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Early Life

Actor John Cho was born as Cho Yo Han on June 16, 1972, in Seoul, the capital of South Korea. He moved along with his family to the United States when he was around six years old. During his early days in the United States, John Cho lived with his family in several locations such as Daly City in California, Seattle, Monterey Park in California and in Houston in Texas.

John Cho was mostly grown and raised in Los Angeles, where he settled along with his family after several locations. He finished his schooling from the Herbert Hoover High public high school, and he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of California Berkeley in 1996.

Personal Life

For his personal life and marriage, John Cho has been married to the actress, director and screenwriter Kerri Higuchi since 2006. John and Kerri have one son and one daughter together, their son Kage Cho is the oldest, and he was born in 2008. John Cho was a supporter of the former African American president Barack Obama.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 16 June 1972, John Cho is 51 years old as of today’s date 25th May 2024. His height is 1.78 m tall, and weight is 74 kg.


Prior to acting, John Cho was an English teacher at an independent school in California named Pacific Hills School. By that time, he was also working at an Asian American theatre organisation named East West Players. John Cho began gaining attention after his small role in “American Pie” movie, which he also reprised it in the movie’s other instalments.

John Cho’s first and most noticeable major acting role was in the adventure comedy movie “Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle, which he reprised it in the movie’s other sequels. His most recent series appearance was in the horror drama series “The Exorcist’.

John Cho has many 2018 – 2019 work. He is the producer and star of a drama movie titled “Connoisseur”. John Cho is also one of the actors of several new movies including the science fiction thriller “Caller ID: Entity”, a drama titled “Searching’, another sequel of “The Grudge” and an untitled “Star Trek” sequel.

Awards & Achievements

John Cho has received a few award winnings and nominations. His role in “Star Trek” movie got him a couple of award wins including the Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Ensemble Cast, the Denver Film Critics Society Award for Best Acting Ensemble, and he was nominated for the Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Ensemble.

John Cho’s performance in “Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle” movie got him three award nominations, MTV Movie Award for Best on Screen Team, MTV Movie Award for Best Musical Performance and the Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Rockstar Moment. All the nominations for the movie were shared with actor Kal Penn.

Net Worth & Salary of John Cho in 2024

John Cho Net Worth
John Cho Net Worth

The actor, musician, writer and producer John Cho net worth is about to $5 million as of May 2024. He made his wealth of millions from the credited acting roles he has in movies and series. John Cho’s highest grossing movies are “Harold & Kumar” and its instalments, next to the “Star Trek” movies.

John Cho is one of the most loved to watch Asian American actors. He didn’t win many awards, but he’s expected to in the upcoming months and years because he has been getting more acting roles these days. John Cho is currently happily living with his wife Kerri Higuchi and their children in Los Angeles.


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