Who Is Simu Liu?

The MCU Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings Star Simu Liu was born in Harbin, China. He pursued a career in acting and has excelled tremendously. He is an Actor, Stuntman, and Writer.

Get on board as we journey into Simu Liu’s biography, Net Worth, Wiki, Age and more.

Simu Liu Biography (Bio)

Simu Liu is a famous Canadian actor who was born on 19th April 1989 in Harbin, Heilongjiang, China. He holds Canadian citizenship. He works as an actor, stuntman, and writer. His grandparents raised him until he was 5 years.

His parents moved with him to Kingston, Ontario in Canada. He was then brought up in Mississauga in Ontario. There he pursued his high school studies at the University of Toronto Schools, Later, he studied business administration at Ivey Business School in 2011 at the University of Western Ontario and graduated with honors.

He worked as an accountant at Deloitte after school but was laid off in April 2012. After he was laid off, he decided to pursue other career options and landed a career as an actor and stuntman. He starred in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe 2021’s film Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings as Shang-Chi.

He has also starred in the CBC Television sitcom called Kim’s Convenience as Jung Kim. He is 33 years as of writing this article. He is a good-looking, well-built man with black hair and dark brown eyes. He is about 6 feet tall and about 79kg.

Simu Liu Wiki

Date of Birth19th April 1989
Place of BirthHarbin, Heilongjiang, China
ProfessionActor, Stuntman, Writer
Marital StatusSingle
ReligionNot Known
NationalityCanadian
EthnicityChinese
Zodiac SignAries

 Simu Liu Career

After school, Simu started a career as an accountant at Deloitte but was laid off in 2012. He then decided to explore other career options and decided to pursue acting as a career.

He started his career acting as an extra and stuntman. He appeared in movies and music videos like Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim and Avicii’s I Could Be The One. He later played a role as a stuntman in “Sick: Survive the Night in 2012” and the TV miniseries called “Heroes Reborn”. He also appeared in other onscreen credits films like Nikita in 2012 and Beauty and the Beast in 2014.

He made his first important recurring role in 2015 when he was cast as a series regular in 7 episodes of the Omni Television criminal drama series Blood and Water (2015-2016). In 2017, he was nominated for his first award for this role at the ACTRA Awards and the Canadian Screen Awards. His first main role was Jung Kim in CBC’s popular sitcom Kim’s Convenience in 2015.

This series was nominated for and won many prizes globally, including “Best Comedy Series” at the 2018 Canadian Screen Awards and “Most Popular Foreign Drama” at the 2019 Seoul International Drama Awards.

This series was his most notable television success to date. He continued to star in this series until 2021 when it was canceled. He starred in other series such as Orphan Black, Bad Blood, and Slasher from 2016 to 2018. In 2019, Disney revealed that Liu would play the lead character Shang-Chi in the Marvel Cinematic Universe film Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.

Simu Liu Awards and Nominations

He has won many awards and nominations since he started his acting career.

Awards

2017: He won the ACTRA awards for Outstanding Performance-Ensemble in the Kim’s Convenience.

2021: He won the People’s Choice Awards for The Action Movie Star of 2021 in Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.

Nominations

2017: He was nominated for Outstanding Performance-Male in the ACTRA Awards in Blood and Water. He was again nominated for Best Supporting Actor in a Dramatic Program or Series in the Canadian Screen Award in Blood and Water.

2018: He was nominated for Outstanding Performance-Ensemble in the ACTRA Awards in Kim’s Convenience.

2021: He was nominated for the Male Movie Star of 2021 in the People’s Choice Awards in Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.

2022: He was nominated for the Best Lead Actor, Comedy in the Canadian Screen Award in Kim’s Convenience.

Simu Liu’s Net Worth

Simu Liu has a net worth estimated at $19 million. Liu’s source of income is from his career as an actor, stuntman, and writer. He started a career as an accountant after Uni in Deloitte and was laid off in 2012. He started pursuing a career in acting.

In 2013, he appeared as an extra in Pacific Rim which was directed by Guillermo del Toro. He appeared as Xu Shang-Chi in Shang -Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings in 2021. He voiced Izno in Bright: Samurai Soul which was directed by Kyohei Ishiguro and also starred as Gilbert in Women Is Losers directed by Lissette Feliciano in 2021.

Simu Liu’s Nationality, Age, and Birthday

  • Date of Birth:19th April 1989
  • Age:33 years now.
  • Birthday:19th April every year.

Simu Liu’s Height and Weight

He is a well-built handsome man with beautiful dark brown eyes and black hair. He is about 6 feet and weighs about 79kg.

FAQs

-How old is Simu Liu?

He is 33years now.

-How tall is Simu Liu?

He is about 6 feet.