Ken Jeong
Ken Jeong
Celebrated Name: Ken Jeong
Real Name/Full Name: Kendrick Kang-Joh Jeong
Gender: Male
Age: 54 years old
Birth Date: 13 July 1969
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.65 m
Weight: 64 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Tran Jeong (m. 2004)
Children: Yes (Zooey Jeong, Alexa Jeong)
Profession: American stand-up comedian, actor and former physician.
Net Worth in 2024: $15 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Ken Jeong is a popular American actor and a physician. Besides acting, he has proved his might in comedy as well. His role as Ben Chang and Leslie Chow on ‘NBC/Yahoo sitcom community’ and ‘ The Hangover Trilogy’ respectively gained immense popularity.

‘Dr Ken’, an ABC sitcom that fell like a bombshell of entertainment upon the audience was not only created and written by him but was also produced by him, and Ken Jeong himself played the lead role as well.

Maybe you know about Ken Jeong very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Ken Jeong’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Ken Joh-Jeong was born on July 13th, 1969 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. He was raised in Greensboro, North Carolina. He is indeed a proud child of his mother, Young Jeong and his father D.K Jeong. His parents were South Korean immigrants. His father was a professor at A&T State University in North Carolina.

Ken Joh-Jeong completed his education from Walter Hines Page High School. In the year 1990, he graduated from the ‘University of Duke’. He went on to obtain a degree of masters in Doctorate from the Chapel Hill School of Medicine, University of North Carolina five years later in 1995.

Personal Life

Jeong married his wife Tran Ho, who he got engaged to around the year 2004. His wife is a family physician and also a brave survivor of Breast Cancer. He has two beautiful kids with Tran Ho. Their names are Alexa Jeong and Zooey Jeong. In fact, Jeong has confessed in many interviews that he got into full time acting as a result of his wife’s pursuance.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 13 July 1969, Ken Jeong is 54 years old as of today’s date 19th May 2024. His height is 1.65 m tall, and weight is 64 kg.


Besides being a licensed physician in California, he also worked towards being a stand-up comedian. From there, he grew as an actor and made his acting debut in ‘Knocked Up’ as Dr Kuni. After this point, acting was completely absorbed in him. Post this breakthrough he gave super hits one after another. He has movies like Pineapple Express, Role Models, All about Steve, The Goods: Live Hard, Hangover part 1 and Hangover part 2 in his kitty as his best performances.

It was in the year 2015 that Jeong wrote, produced and acted in a medical comedy Dr Ken inspired by his life.

Awards & Achievements

Ken Jeong is a versatile actor who has many awards and nominations in his kitty. He won the MTV movie award for ‘Best WTF Moment’ for the film ‘ Hangover’ in 2009. He also won the ‘Streamy Award’ for ‘Best Guest appearance’ in the film Burning Love back in 2013. Ken also shared the TV Guide award for favourite ensemble community in 2009. Besides, he has been nominated for a series of other awards, and his achievements are limitless.

Net Worth & Salary of Ken Jeong in 2024

Ken Jeong Net Worth
Ken Jeong Net Worth

As of May 2024, Ken Jeong has an estimated net worth of over $15 million. His stardom as and actor and a comedian have earned him a tremendous fortune. Ken Jeong has an unaccountable fan base all over the world. As a result of this popularity, Ken Jeong has no dearth of lavish income. He earned well as a comedian too, and his income skyrocketed to over $15 million as a talented and quirky actor in America. Most part of his income profile is covered from his super hit back to back films.

From playing Violin in an orchestra at school to growing up to be a doctor, from being a star comedian to a renowned actor, Ken Joh Jeong has come a long way in his life and career. His net worth of $ 15 million says it all. Ken Jeong is an inspiration to all those people meditating to quit the regular job and turn passion into a career.


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