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Johnny Kim, born in Seoul, Korea, in 1968, and moved at an early age to Singapore, growing up in an exclusive neighborhood known as Queen Astrid Park. A close neighbor and family friend was Sir Run Run Shaw. Kim's family migrated to the United States via Garfield Heights, Ohio in 1976, then took the trip to the west coast, and lived in San ... See full bio »

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Independence Day
Independence Day Korean Newscaster
Swiri Dae-Ho Jung
Outbreak Seaman Chulso Lee
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 2004 Raspberry & Lavender
 2002 Secret of the Five Fingers (Video)
Mr. O, X, Z (as Derek Kim)
 2002 Soap Girl
Undercover Cop (as Derek Kim)
 1999 Swiri
Dae-Ho Jung (as Derek Kim)
 1998 A Moment of Confusion
Jhonnie (as Derek Kim)
 1997 Psycho Sushi
Asian Model (as Derek Kim)
 1996 White Cargo
Chinese Worker (as Derek Kim)
 1996 The Rich Man's Wife
Busboy (uncredited)
 1996 Independence Day
Korean Newscaster (as Derek Kim)
 1996 Dunston Checks In
Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1995 Courthouse (TV Series)
Davis the Clerk
- Sex, Law and Videotape (1995) ... Davis the Clerk (as Derek Kim)
 1995 Virtuosity
Lab Tech (uncredited)
 1995 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Film Crew
- Who Killed the Movie Mogul? (1995) ... Film Crew (as Derek Kim)
 1995 Outbreak
Seaman Chulso Lee (as Derek Kim)
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