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Ming Yao (II)

Ming Yao was born on September 12, 1980 in Shanghai, China. He is an actor, known for Linsanity (2013), Athens 2004: Games of the XXVIII Olympiad (2004) and The Year of the Yao (2004). He has been married to Ye Li since August 6, 2007. See full bio »

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Known For

Linsanity
Linsanity Himself - Interviewee
(2013)
The Year of the Yao
(2004)
Nash
Nash Himself
(2013)

Filmography

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 2013 Amazing
 2009 The Magic Aster (voice)
 2004 South Park (TV Series)
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- You Got F'd in the A (2004) ... Yao (voice, as Yao)
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Other Works:

Nike shoe commercials in China. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Print Biographies | 1 Interview | 7 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Yao Ming | Yao

Height:

7' 5½" (2.27 m)
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Personal Quote:

[as an environmentalist] The Kenya Wildlife Service let us into a small room, full of ivory tusks and other animal products. It doesn't feel full of a product. It feels full of ghosts., See more »

Trivia:

At the 2004 Summer Olympic Games in Athens, Greece, he was listed as having a 7' 5" wingspan, a 9' 8" standing reach, and a size 18 shoe US. See more »

Trademark:

His laugh See more »

Nickname:

100 See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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