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H.W. Gim (1908–1973)

H.W. Gim was born on January 22, 1908 in China as Hom Wing Gim. He was an actor, known for True Grit (1969), Paint Your Wagon (1969) and 7 Women (1966). He died on March 15, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »


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True Grit
True Grit Chen Lee
Paint Your Wagon
7 Women
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 1972 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
Cho San
- Partner's Investment (1972) ... Cho San
 1969 Paint Your Wagon
 1969 True Grit
Chen Lee (as H. W. Gim)
 1968 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Commuter at Airport
- When Thieves Fall In (1968) ... Commuter at Airport (uncredited)
 1966 Scalplock (TV Movie)
Man Installing Glass (uncredited)
 1966 7 Women
 1965 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
- The Cherry Blossom Affair (1965) ... Representative (uncredited)
 1965 I Spy (TV Series)
Busboy #1
- Danny Was a Million Laughs (1965) ... Busboy #1
 1965 Fluffy
Assistant Cook (uncredited)
 1965 Rawhide (TV Series)
- The Book (1965) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1963 McLintock!
Ching (uncredited)
 1963 Donovan's Reef
Chinese Man (uncredited)
 1962 Gypsy
Waiter (uncredited)
 1962 The Chapman Report
 1960-1961 Bachelor Father (TV Series)
Gregory / Cousin Gregory / Harry
- Bentley and the Timeclock (1961) ... Gregory (as Hom Wing Gim)
- Peter's Punctured Wedding (1961) ... Cousin Gregory
- Bentley's Catered Affair (1961) ... Gregory
- Bentley Slays a Dragon (1961) ... Cousin Gregory
- Trial Separation (1960) ... Harry
 1961 Flower Drum Song
Citizen (uncredited)
 1960 Ice Palace
Asian Worker (uncredited)
 1960 Heller in Pink Tights
Bartender (uncredited)
 1959 Laramie (TV Series)
Fight Spectator
- Bare Knuckles (1959) ... Fight Spectator (uncredited)
 1959 Peter Gunn (TV Series)
- Lady Windbell's Fan (1959) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1958 Hong Kong Confidential
Man Celebrating New Year (uncredited)
 1957 The Silent Service (TV Series)
2nd Guerrilla
- The Gar Story (1957) ... 2nd Guerrilla
 1957 The Joker Is Wild
Janitor (uncredited)
 1957 Battle Hymn
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1954 The Lone Wolf (TV Series)
- The Chinese Story (1954) ... Citizen (uncredited)
 1952 Macao
Sampan Pilot (uncredited)
 1952 Okinawa
Japanese Submariner (uncredited)
 1951 Peking Express
Chinese Mess Boy (uncredited)
 1951 Never Trust a Gambler
Chinese Restaurant Waiter (uncredited)
 1950 The Breaking Point
Chinese Immigrant (uncredited)
 1947 Her Husband's Affairs
Acrobat (uncredited)
 1945 Back to Bataan
Japanese Secret Agent (uncredited)
 1942 In Old California
Townsman (uncredited)
 1938 Mr. Moto Takes a Chance
Rajah Ali Retainer (uncredited)

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H. W. Gim | Hom Wing Gim

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