Dec. 27th, 1974
Masi Oka's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2009 - Fired Up!
2008 - Get Smart
2008 - Get Smart's Bruce and Lloyd Out of Control
2008 - The Promotion
2007 - Balls of Fury
2004 - Along Came Polly
2003 - Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde
2002 - Austin Powers in Goldmember
Guest TV Roles
Charles 'Chachi' Arcola (Voiced)
Male Council Member
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- At age six, he moved to Los Angeles, California, USA, where he still resides.
- One of his hobbies is Kendo (Japanese sword fighting).
- He has a 180-plus IQ.
- Graduated in 1997 from Brown University with degrees in mathematics and computer science and a minor in theatre arts.
- In an interview with TV Guide's 'Michael Ausiello' (qv), he said that as of November 2006, he still works one or two days a week as a CGI artist for 'George Lucas (I)' (qv)'s special effects company Industrial Light & Magic (at which Oka worked on the effects for such films as _Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)_ (qv), _War of the Worlds (2005)_ (qv), the three most recent Star Wars movies, and _The Perfect Storm (2000)_ (qv)). He also still drives his old car, a 2000 Honda Accord.
- His character on _"Heroes" (2006/II)_ (qv), Hiro, is 'Tyra Banks' (qv)'s favorite character on her favorite show.
- Graduated from Harvard-Westlake School (1992).
- When he was 12, he was on the cover of the August 31, 1987 issue of Time magazine titled "Those Asian-American Whiz Kids".