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Masi Oka

Masi Oka was born on December 27, 1974 in Tokyo, Japan as Masayori Oka. He is known for his work on Hawaii Five-0 (2010), Heroes (2006) and Friends with Benefits (2011). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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 2010-2015 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Dr. Max Bergman
- Piko Pau 'iole (2015) ... Dr. Max Bergman (credit only)
- Na Kame Hele (2015) ... Dr. Max Bergman (credit only)
 2013 Jobs
Ken Tanaka
 2009 Dave Knoll Finds His Soul (TV Movie)
Dave Knoll
 2009 Fired Up!
 2008 Get Smart
 2008 The Promotion
 2005-2008 Reno 911! (TV Series)
Japanese Tourist / Translator
- Did Garcia Steal Dangle's Husband? (2008) ... Japanese Tourist
- Dangle's Wedding (2007) ... Japanese Tourist
 2007 Cars Mater-National (Video Game)
Koji (voice)
 2007 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Charles 'Chachi' Arcola / Japanese Fred Rogers / Henchman #2
 2007 Balls of Fury
Jeff - Bathroom Attendant
 2007 Driver '76 (Video Game)
Jimmy Yip (voice)
 2007 Jane Doe: Ties That Bind (TV Movie)
Agent Osaka
 2007 The Sarah Silverman Program. (TV Series)
- Batteries (2007) ... Clerk
 2007 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Masi Oka
- The Harriet Dinner: Part I (2007) ... Masi Oka (uncredited)
 2006 Joey (TV Series)
- Joey and the Big Move (2006) ... Arthur (uncredited)
 2006 The Loop (TV Series)
- The Year of the Dog (2006) ... Wang
 2006 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Wei Fan
- Check Your Head (2006) ... Wei Fan
 2006 Reba (TV Series)
IRS Agent Phung
 2006 One Sung Hero (Short)
 2005 God Wears My Underwear
Brother Eo (voice)
 2005 House of the Dead 2 (TV Movie)
Stanley Tong
 2005 The Proud Family Movie (TV Movie)
Japanese Kid / Announcer (voice)
 2005 Less Than Perfect (TV Series)
- I Just Don't Like Her (2005) ... Hideki
 2004 All of Us (TV Series)
- Home for Christmas? (2004) ... Edwin
 2004 Chester's Big Night (Short)
Dad / Sandman
 2002-2004 Scrubs (TV Series)
- My Unicorn (2004) ... Franklyn
- My T.C.W. (2003) ... Franklyn
- My Occurrence (2002) ... Franklyn
- My Heavy Meddle (2002) ... Franklyn
 2004 Still Standing (TV Series)
- Still Bill's Dad (2004) ... Ronald
 2004 Uh Oh!
Asian Man
 2003 Luis (TV Series)
Deng Wu
- Death Day (2003) ... Deng Wu
- Placeholder (2003) ... Deng Wu
- Friendship (2003) ... Deng Wu
- Pilot (2003) ... Deng Wu
- Bavarian Creme (2003) ... Deng Wu
 2003 On the Spot (TV Series)
Japanese Tourist
- Little Brenda Dynamite (2003) ... Japanese Tourist
 2002 She Spies (TV Series)
- Fondles (2002) ... Guy
 2002 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV Series)
Male Council Member
- The Whole Ball of Wax (2002) ... Male Council Member
 2002 Yes, Dear (TV Series)
Talking Rock
- Dances with Couch (2002) ... Talking Rock
 2001 Gilmore Girls (TV Series)
Philosophy Student
- The Road Trip to Harvard (2001) ... Philosophy Student
 2001 Citizen Baines (TV Series)
Staffer Dan
- The Whole Thump-Thump-Thump (2001) ... Staffer Dan
 2001 Dharma & Greg (TV Series)
- The End of the Innocence: Part 2 (2001) ... Nien-Jin
 2001 Straight White Male (TV Movie)
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Alternate Names:

Masayori Oka


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(on being out in public): It is a great thing to have fans come up to you and say, 'Oh my God. We love your show. What is going to happen now?' Especially with the hiatus. It is pretty cool to go out, meet your fans and feel their passion for the show as we have for the show, as well. There was a guy walking by with a cell phone, he noticed me and turned his head and opened his mouth and dropped ... See more »


In an interview with TV Guide's Michael Ausiello, he said that as of November 2006, he still works one or two days a week as a CGI artist for George Lucas'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), War of the Worlds (2005), the three most recent Star Wars movies, and The Perfect Storm ... See more »

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