Michael Yama

Michael Yama

Highest Rated: 84% Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

Lowest Rated: 84% Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

Birthday: Not Available

Birthplace: Not Available

Throughout his entertainment career as an accomplished actor, Michael Yama graced the silver screen many times. Yama started his acting career landing roles in such films as the comedy sequel "The Bad News Bears Go to Japan" (1978) with Tony Curtis, the comedy "Deal of the Century" (1983) with Chevy Chase and "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (1984). He also appeared in the Tom Hanks comedy "Bachelor Party" (1984), the Nick Nolte dramatic adaptation "Down and Out in Beverly Hills" (1986) and the action movie "Number One With a Bullet" (1987) with Robert Carradine. He kept working in film throughout the nineties, starring in "Bloodfist V: Human Target" (1994) with Don "The Dragon" Wilson and the Julia Sweeney comedy adaptation "It's Pat" (1994). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Sisters" (1990-96). In his more recent career, he continued to act in "Molly" (1999) with Elisabeth Shue, "Now Chinatown" (2001) and the Adam Sandler smash hit comedy "Click" (2006). Yama's distinctive voice can be heard on "Dr. Strange" (2007) with Bryce Johnson. Most recently, Yama acted in the comedic drama "I'll See You In My Dreams" (2015) with Blythe Danner.

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Adultolescence Mr. May / Baba (Character) - 2011
No Score Yet 54% Pure Country 2: The Gift Morita (Character) - 2010
No Score Yet 58% Doctor Strange Ancient One (Voice) - 2007
No Score Yet No Score Yet Big Dreams Little Tokyo Mr. Ozu (Character) - 2006
No Score Yet 9% All Babes Want to Kill Me Mr. Cho (Character) - 2005
No Score Yet 30% Chain of Command Chairman Tzu (Character) - 2000
No Score Yet No Score Yet Now Chinatown Deputy Consul (Character) - 2000
No Score Yet 40% Murder Live! Tourist (Character) - 1997
No Score Yet 90% Born Into Exile Unknown (Character) - 1997
No Score Yet No Score Yet Doorways Surgeon (Character) - 1993
84% 81% Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Chinese Co-Pilot (Character) - 1984
No Score Yet 36% My Tutor Mr. Russell (Character) - 1983

TV

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No Score Yet No Score Yet Without a Trace Unknown (Guest Star) 2005
85% 88% Alias Chinese Agent (Guest Star) 2003
No Score Yet No Score Yet JAG Unknown (Guest Star) 2000 1997
No Score Yet No Score Yet Just Shoot Me Wataru Yamaguchi (Guest Star) 1998
No Score Yet No Score Yet Brooklyn South Unknown (Guest Star) 1998
57% No Score Yet Gun Unknown (Character) 1997
74% 86% The X-Files Hsin (Guest Star) 1996
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mad About You The Dealer (Guest Star) 1996
No Score Yet No Score Yet Baywatch Nights Unknown (Guest Star) 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet The George Wendt Show Unknown (Guest Star) 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet Simon & Simon Unknown (Guest Star) 1987
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hotel Kei (Guest Star) 1983-1986
No Score Yet No Score Yet Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown (Character) 1986
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Jeffersons Mr. Lee (Guest Star) 1985
No Score Yet 94% Three's Company Unknown (Guest Star) 1983
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Fall Guy Unknown (Guest Star) 1982

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