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Keye Luke (1904–1991)


Keye Luke was born in Canton, China. He grew up in Seattle, Washington, and entered the film business as a commercial artist and a designer of movie posters. He was hired as a technical advisor on several Asian-themed films, and made his film debut in The Painted Veil (1934). It seemed that he appeared in almost every film that called for Chinese ... See full bio »

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Filmography

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 2012 Keye Luke (Short)
Keye Luke (Himself)
 1990 Alice
Dr. Yang
 1989 Superboy (TV Series)
Sensei
- The Power of Evil (1989) ... Sensei
 1989 The Mighty Quinn
Dr. Raj
 1985-1988 MacGyver (TV Series)
Adam Chen / Prasert
- Murderers' Sky (1988) ... Adam Chen
- The Golden Triangle (1985) ... Prasert
 1988 Dead Heat
Mr. Thule
 1988 Friday's Curse (TV Series)
Lum Chen
- Tattoo (1988) ... Lum Chen
 1988 Beauty and the Beast (TV Series)
Master
- China Moon (1988) ... Master
 1986-1987 Night Court (TV Series)
Mr. Shibata / Grandfather Ho
- Mac's Dilemma (1987) ... Mr. Shibata
- The Apartment (1986) ... Grandfather Ho
 1986 The Golden Girls (TV Series)
Toshiro Mitsumo
- Vacation (1986) ... Toshiro Mitsumo
 1986 Jonny Quest (TV Series)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1986 A Fine Mess
Ishimine
 1986 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Dr. Kenji Yakimura
- Blood Sport (1986) ... Dr. Kenji Yakimura
 1986 Kung Fu: The Movie (TV Movie)
Master Po
 1985 Jem (TV Series)
- Battle of the Bands (1985) ... (voice)
 1985 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series)
 1985 Blade in Hong Kong (TV Movie)
 1985 Street Hawk (TV Series)
Mr. Ming
- Chinatown Memories (1985) ... Mr. Ming
 1985 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Lao Li
- Golden Triangle: Part 2 (1985) ... Lao Li
 1984 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Ronald Kwan Mein
- Eternally Yours (1984) ... Ronald Kwan Mein
 1984 Gremlins
Grandfather (Mr. Wing)
 1984 The New Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Sun Woo
- Hot Ice (1984) ... Sun Woo
 1984 The A-Team (TV Series)
Sam Yeng
- The Maltese Cow (1984) ... Sam Yeng
 1983 Mister T (TV Series) (voice)
 1983 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
Imperial Doctor
- The Nightingale (1983) ... Imperial Doctor
 1983 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Wilson Fong
- Maelstrom (1983) ... Wilson Fong
 1983 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Goto
- Forty Years from Sand Island (1983) ... Goto
 1983 Cocaine and Blue Eyes (TV Movie)
Tan Ng
 1982 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Tanaka
- Your Steele the One for Me (1982) ... Tanaka
 1981 Bret Maverick (TV Series)
Lu Sung
- The Yellow Rose (1981) ... Lu Sung
 1981 Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends (TV Series)
Genju
- Sunfire (1981) ... Genju
- The Triumph of the Green Goblin (1981) ... (voice)
 1981 Fly Away Home (TV Movie)
Duc
 1978-1980 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
Choi Sung Ho / Cho Kim / Mr. Shin
- Death Takes a Holiday (1980) ... Choi Sung Ho
- Patent 4077 (1978) ... Mr. Shin
 1980 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Lin
- Island Angels (1980) ... Lin
 1980 Thundarr the Barbarian (TV Series)
Zevon / Additional Voices
- The Brotherhood of Night (1980) ... Zevon (voice)
- Secret of the Black Pearl (1980) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1979 Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo (TV Series)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1979 Just You and Me, Kid
Doctor Device
 1979 How the West Was Won (TV Mini-Series)
Leong Chung Hua
- China Girl (1979) ... Leong Chung Hua
 1979 Vega$ (TV Series)
Henry Matsimura
- Death Mountain (1979) ... Henry Matsimura
 1977 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
Hitoshi Hiyato
- Touch of Death (1977) ... Hitoshi Hiyato
 1977 The Amsterdam Kill
Chung Wei
 1977 Hunter (TV Series)
- The Backup (1977)
 1976 Harry O (TV Series)
Dr. Creighton Fong
- The Mysterious Case of Lester and Dr. Fong (1976) ... Dr. Creighton Fong
 1974-1975 Cannon (TV Series)
Lu Chin / Sam - jeweler
- The Melted Man (1975) ... Lu Chin
- Where's Jennifer? (1974) ... Sam - jeweler
 1972-1975 Kung Fu (TV Series)
Master Po
- Ambush (1975) ... Master Po (voice, uncredited)
- Full Circle (1975) ... Master Po
- Battle Hymn (1975) ... Master Po
 1974 Judge Dee and the Monastery Murders (TV Movie)
Lord Sun Ming
 1966-1973 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Mr. Seito / Captain Cheiu / Ken Torii / ...
- Memory of a Legend (1973) ... Mr. Seito
- The Courier (1967) ... Captain Cheiu
- The Hiding Place (1966) ... Ken Torii
- The Spy-Master (1966) ... General How
 1971-1972 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Sing Hong / George Lum
- Mary Hong Loves Tommy Chen (1972) ... Sing Hong
 1972 Here's Lucy (TV Series)
Quon Fong
- Lucy and the Chinese Curse (1972) ... Quon Fong
 1971 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
David Yen / Dr. George Braley
- A Portrait of Debbie (1971) ... David Yen
- A Woman's Place (1971) ... Dr. George Braley
 1970 The Hawaiians
Foo Sen
 1968-1970 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Dr. Tanu Woo / Dubek
- Project X (1970) ... Dr. Tanu Woo
- When Good Friends Get Together (1968) ... Dubek
 1970 Noon Sunday
Colonel Oong
 1969 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Senator John Oishi
- All the King's Horses (1969) ... Senator John Oishi
 1969 The Most Dangerous Man in the World
Professor Soong Li
 1969 Star Trek (TV Series)
Cory
- Whom Gods Destroy (1969) ... Cory
 1968 The Outsider (TV Series)
Won Ah-Kam
- Cold as Ashes (1968) ... Won Ah-Kam
 1968 Project X
Sen Chiu (as Key Luke)
 1968 The Big Valley (TV Series)
Mike Chang
- The Emperor of Rice (1968) ... Mike Chang
 1967-1968 Dragnet 1967 (TV Series)
George Lum / Lin Fong
- The Jade Story (1967) ... Lin Fong
 1968 Family Affair (TV Series)
GrandFather Chang
- The Great Kow-Tow (1968) ... GrandFather Chang
 1968 Nobody's Perfect
Gondai-San
 1967 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
Charlie Lee
- Aunt Bee's Restaurant (1967) ... Charlie Lee
 1967 Coronet Blue (TV Series)
Yasito Omaki
- Tomoyo (1967) ... Yasito Omaki
 1966 The Green Hornet (TV Series)
Mr. Chang, The Golden Lotus's Proprietor
- The Preying Mantis (1966) ... Mr. Chang, The Golden Lotus's Proprietor (uncredited)
 1966 Space Ghost (TV Series)
Brak (voice)
 1966 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Han
- Wind Fever (1966) ... Han
 1966 My Brother the Angel (TV Series)
Mr. Togosaki
- The Hawaiian Caper (1966) ... Mr. Togosaki
 1965 I Spy (TV Series)
Lt. How
- Danny Was a Million Laughs (1965) ... Lt. How
 1965 Jonny Quest (TV Series)
Charlie / Commissioner Wah / Panel Truck Passenger / ...
- The Sea Haunt (1965) ... Charlie (voice)
- The Quetong Missile Mystery (1965) ... Commissioner Wah / Panel Truck Passenger / Sentry Post 4 (voice)
 1962-1965 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Choy / C. C. Chang
- The Case of the Feather Cloak (1965) ... Choy
- The Case of the Weary Watchdog (1962) ... C. C. Chang
 1964-1965 Kentucky Jones (TV Series)
Thomas Wong
- Ike's Song (1964) ... Thomas Wong
 1964 Mickey (TV Series)
Grandpa Kwan
- The Way the Fortune Cookie Crumbles (1964) ... Grandpa Kwan
 1963 The Littlest Hobo (TV Series)
Wu Chang
- Chinese Puzzle (1963) ... Wu Chang
 1963 General Hospital (TV Series)
The Ancient One (1985)
 1962 Fair Exchange (TV Series)
Mr. Fong
- The Exchange (1962) ... Mr. Fong
 1962 Target: The Corruptors (TV Series)
Chang Sui
- Chase the Dragon (1962) ... Chang Sui
 1961 Follow the Sun (TV Series)
Sumarit
- Little Girl Lost (1961) ... Sumarit
 1958 Trackdown (TV Series)
Wong
- Chinese Cowboy (1958) ... Wong
 1958 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series)
Dr. Lin Chang
- Chinese Honeymoon (1958) ... Dr. Lin Chang
 1958 Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Sammy Wong
- So That's Who It Was (1958) ... Sammy Wong
 1957-1958 The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna (TV Series)
Henry Ling / Chong
- The Case of the Chinese Puzzle (1958) ... Henry Ling
- Singapore Fling (1957) ... Chong
 1958 The Californians (TV Series)
- China Doll (1958)
 1958 Alcoa Theatre (TV Series)
Mike
- In the Dark (1958) ... Mike
 1957 Climax! (TV Series)
Chen
- Jacob and the Angel (1957) ... Chen
 1957 Panic! (TV Series)
Honolulu
- Mayday (1957) ... Honolulu
 1957 Battle Hell
Capt. Kuo Tai
 1957 Wire Service (TV Series)
Young General
- No Peace in Lo Dao (1957) ... Young General
 1956 Rodan
Shigeru (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1956 Around the World in Eighty Days
Old Man at Yokohama Travel Office (uncredited)
 1956 The Adventures of Dr. Fu Manchu (TV Series)
Lum Sen
- The Golden God of Dr. Fu Manchu (1956) ... Lum Sen
 1956 TV Reader's Digest (TV Series)
Mr. Ling
- The Smuggler (1956) ... Mr. Ling
 1956 Telephone Time (TV Series)
- Time Bomb (1956)
 1956 Buffalo Bill, Jr. (TV Series)
- The Golden Plant (1956)
 1956 Jungle Jim (TV Series)
Jolong
- Power of Darkness (1956) ... Jolong
 1954-1956 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
- Ordeal in Burma (1954)
 1956 Crossroads (TV Series)
Wang - Red Soldier / Leang Fan
- The Inner Light (1956) ... Wang - Red Soldier
- Calvary in China (1956) ... Leang Fan
 1955 Crusader (TV Series)
Lin Suchow
- Christmas in Burma (1955) ... Lin Suchow
 1955 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Chen
- The Queue (1955) ... Chen
 1955 The Lineup (TV Series)
 1955 Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing
Lee Foo (uncredited)
 1955 Godzilla Raids Again
Hiroshi Koizumi (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1955 Soldiers of Fortune (TV Series)
Captain Kopan
- Jungle Rebel (1955) ... Captain Kopan
 1955 Annie Oakley (TV Series)
Li Wong
- Annie and the Chinese Puzzle (1955) ... Li Wong
 1955 Big Town (TV Series)
- The Sniper (1955)
 1954 My Little Margie (TV Series)
Mr. Chang / fake Mr. Lee
- San Francisco Story (1954) ... Mr. Chang / fake Mr. Lee
 1954 The Bamboo Prison
Comrade-Instructor Li Ching
 1954 The Ray Milland Show (TV Series)
Professor Wong
- Chinese Luck (1954) ... Professor Wong
 1954 December Bride (TV Series)
Waiter
- The Chinese Dinner (1954) ... Waiter
 1953-1954 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- The Traitor (1953)
 1954 Studio 57 (TV Series)
Sam Kee
- Ring Once for Death (1954) ... Sam Kee
 1954 Hell's Half Acre
Police Chief Dan
 1954 World for Ransom
Wong
 1954 The New Adventures of China Smith (TV Series)
Wong / Tony Wan / Aban
- Plane to Tainan (1954) ... Wong
- The Talons of Tongking (1954) ... Tony Wan
- The Sign of the Scorpion (1954) ... Aban
 1953 South Sea Woman
Japanese Deck Officer (uncredited)
 1953 Fair Wind to Java
Pidada
 1953 Biff Baker, U.S.A. (TV Series)
Tom Ling
- The Hawaii Story (1953) ... Tom Ling
 1952-1953 Terry and the Pirates (TV Series)
Police Captain / Lt. Leong / Okura
- Compound C-3 Theft (1953) ... Police Captain
- The Green God (1953) ... Lt. Leong
- Macao Gold (1952) ... Okura
 1952 Your Jeweler's Showcase (TV Series)
- Juice Man (1952)
 1952 Chevron Theatre (TV Series)
 1952 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
 1952 Hong Kong
Taxicab Driver (uncredited)
 1951 The Stu Erwin Show (TV Series)
Lin Yang
- What Paper Do You Read? (1951) ... Lin Yang
 1950 Mysteries of Chinatown (TV Series)
 1950 Young Man with a Horn
Ramundo the Houseboy (uncredited)
 1949 Manhandled
Chinese Laundry Owner (uncredited)
 1948 Sleep, My Love
Jimmie Lin
 1946 Lost City of the Jungle
Tal Shan
 1946 Tokyo Rose
Charlie Otani
 1945 How Doooo You Do!!!
Chinese Detective
 1945 First Yank Into Tokyo
Haan-Soo
 1945 Secret Agent X-9
Ah Fong
 1943 Salute to the Marines
'Flashy' Logaz
 1942 Journey for Margaret
Japanese Statesman (uncredited)
 1942 Destination Unknown
Secretary
 1942 The Falcon's Brother
Jerry - Gay's Houseboy
 1942 Mexican Spitfire's Elephant
Lao Lee - Chinese Magician (uncredited)
 1942 Across the Pacific
Steamship Office Clerk
 1942 Somewhere I'll Find You
Thomas Chang (uncredited)
 1942 Invisible Agent
Surgeon
 1942 Spy Ship
Koshimo Haru
 1942 Submarine Raider
Tesei (uncredited)
 1942 A Tragedy at Midnight
Ah Foo
 1942 A Yank on the Burma Road
Kim How
 1942 Mr. and Mrs. North
Kumi
 1942 North to the Klondike
K. Wellington Wong
 1941 No Hands on the Clock
Severino - Houseboy (uncredited)
 1941 Burma Convoy
Lin Taiyen
 1941 Let's Go Collegiate
Buck Wing
 1941 Passage from Hong Kong
Charlie, Chinese Waiter (uncredited)
 1941 Bowery Blitzkrieg
Clancy (as Key Luke)
 1941 They Met in Bombay
Mr. Toy (scenes deleted)
 1941 The Gang's All Here
George Lee
 1941 Footlight Fever
Chinese Restaurant Waiter (uncredited)
 1940 Comrade X
World Press Attendee with Glasses (uncredited)
 1940 No, No, Nanette
Sung, Oriental Cafe Manager (uncredited)
 1940 Wildcat Bus
Tai (uncredited)
 1939 Barricade
Ling - Cady's Secretary
 1939 Sued for Libel
Chang Howe
 1939 Disputed Passage
Andrew Abbott
 1939 North of Shanghai
Jimmy Riley
 1938 International Settlement
Dr. Wong
 1937 The Good Earth
Elder Son
 1936 Anything Goes
Ching (uncredited)
 1936 King of Burlesque
Wong
 1935 Here's to Romance
Saito
 1935 Shanghai
Chinese Ambassador's Son
 1935 Mad Love
Dr. Wong
 1935 Oil for the Lamps of China
Young Chinese Soldier
 1935 Murder in the Fleet
Consul's Secretary (uncredited)
 1935 Eight Bells
Interpreter (uncredited)
 1935 The Casino Murder Case
Taki - Casino Pageboy (uncredited)
 1934 The Painted Veil
Shay Key Fong (uncredited)
Show Show Art department (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (5 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Key Luke

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

To me, theater is an art. It's the art of make-believe. If an actor can cast aside his own personality and create a character that you, the audience, can believe in and buy, my hat's off to him. See more »

Trivia:

Drew artwork used in the press book for the original King Kong (1933). See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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