Philip Ahn

Philip Ahn

Highest Rated: 100% Five Graves to Cairo (1943)

Lowest Rated: 8% Jonathan Livingston Seagull (1973)

Birthday: Mar 29, 1905

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Slender Korean-American character player of medium height and dignified manner. Ahn appeared in over 70 films from "The General Died at Dawn" (1936) through "The World's Greatest Athlete" (1972). He is also remembered for his role as Master Kan on the popular TV action series, "Kung Fu" (1972-75).

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Portrait of a Hitman Wong (Character) - 1977
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Killer Who Wouldn't Die Soong (Character) - 1976
8% 61% Jonathan Livingston Seagull Chang (Voice) - 1973
No Score Yet 91% Kung Fu Master Kan (Character) - 1971
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hawaii Five-0 Attorney General (Character) - 1968
90% 81% Thoroughly Modern Millie Tea (Character) - 1967
No Score Yet 56% Paradise, Hawaiian Style Moki Kaimana (Character) - 1966
No Score Yet 58% Diamond Head Mr. Immacona (Character) - 1963
95% 82% Shock Corridor Dr. Fong (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Girl Named Tamiko Akiba (Character) - 1962
No Score Yet 42% Souls for Sale Ching Foon (Character) - 1962
No Score Yet 85% The Great Impostor Capt. Hun Kim (Character) - 1960
40% 34% Never So Few Nautaung (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hong Kong Confidential Tan Chung (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet 19% Battle Hymn Old Man (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet 29% Hell's Half Acre Roger Kong (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet 37% His Majesty O'Keefe Sien Tang (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 25% Battle Circus Korean prisoner (Character) - 1953
44% 59% Macao Itzumi (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fair Wind to Java Gusti (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Japanese War Bride Eitaro Shimizu (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Battle Zone South Korean guerrilla leader (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 33% I Was an American Spy Capt. Arito (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet China Corsair Wong San (Character) - 1951
88% 48% Halls of Montezuma Nomura (Character) - 1950
67% 31% The Big Hangover Dr. Lee (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet State Department: File 649 Col. Aram (Character) - 1949
60% 55% Impact Ah Sing (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rogue's Regiment Tran Duy Gian (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 58% The Miracle of the Bells Ming Gow (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Women in the Night Prof. Kunioshi (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 17% Singapore Jimmy (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 29% The Chinese Ring Captain Kong (Character) - 1947
80% 63% Back to Bataan Col. Coroki (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet China Sky Dr. Kim (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet 35% Blood on the Sun Secret Police Captain Yomamoto (uncredited) (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet 67% The Story of Dr. Wassell Ping (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet 40% China Lin Cho (Character) - 1943
100% 80% Five Graves to Cairo Unknown (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet 40% Let's Get Tough Joe Matsui (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Yank on the Burma Road Dr. Franklin Ling (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Submarine Raider First Officer Kawakami (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 46% Charlie Chan in Honolulu Wing Foo (Character) - 1938
95% 76% The Good Earth Captain in Revolutionary Army (uncredited) (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tex Rides With the Boy Scouts Sing Fung (Character) - 1937
94% No Score Yet Daughter of Shanghai Kim Lee (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet 65% Thank You, Mr. Moto Prince Chung (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet China Passage Dr. Fang Tu (Character) - 1937
86% 48% The General Died at Dawn Oxford (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet 12% Scream in the Night Wu Ting (Character) - 1935

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Police Woman Quon (Guest Star) 1977-1978
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wonder Woman Unknown (Guest Star) 1977
No Score Yet 93% M*A*S*H Mr. Kim (Guest Star) 1976-1977
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sanford & Son Unknown (Guest Star) 1977
No Score Yet No Score Yet Kung Fu Master Kan (Character) 1972-1975
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Streets of San Francisco Mr. Wu (Guest Star) 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet The New Adventures of Charlie Chan Unknown (Guest Star)
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mannix Mr. Rhee (Guest Star) 1969
No Score Yet No Score Yet My Three Sons Unknown (Guest Star) 1968
No Score Yet No Score Yet I Spy Unknown (Guest Star) 1967 1965
100% No Score Yet The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Unknown (Guest Star) 1966-1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Girl From U.N.C.L.E. Unknown (Guest Star) 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet Laredo Unknown (Guest Star) 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Wild, Wild West Unknown (Guest Star) 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bonanza Unknown (Guest Star) 1964 1960-1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason James Wong (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rebel Unknown (Guest Star) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet One Step Beyond Unknown (Character) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Have Gun -- Will Travel Unknown (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Alcoa Hour Major Pak (Character) 1957

QUOTES FROM Philip Ahn CHARACTERS

3rd Uncle says: We shall now have tea and speak of absurdities.