Jonathan Ke Quan Net Worth

Do you want to know how much Jonathan Ke Quan is worth? We have the answer for you! First off, let’s get familiar with the person in question, shall we? He is an actor from United States of America. He was born in unknown, on unknown in to the family of unknown and unknown. His talents and gifts as an actor soon became apparent and a promising career path was laid out right before him. It is also worth noting that he attended University of Southern California and earned the Nicknames of Ke Huy Quan , Ke Huy-Quan , Huy Quan Ke , Jonathan Quan throughout his studies and working career. He stands at unknown in terms of height. Starring in multiple hit movies or TV shows, Jonathan Ke Quan has earned global recognition as well as amassing a fortune. In his career Jonathan Ke Quan has earned a lot of money and now has a total Net worth valued at $1 Million.

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Jonathan became a child actor from early 1984, at age 12. He debuted with the role of Harrison Ford’s partner, Short Round, in the adventure film “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom” (1984). After being chosen for the role, his family changed its name to Ke Quan, the name with which he is credited in the film. This debut was very successful, as the actor was noticed by critics, and Ke Quan won the Young Artist Award for the previously mentioned role. After studying Taekwondo with Philip Tan on the set of “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom”, he later trained with Tan Tao-liang and continued his career in the field of acting which added revenues to the total size of Jonathan Ke Quan net worth.

His other notable role was of a witty child named Richard “Data” Wand in the adventure comedy film entitled “The Goonies” (1985). The film was based on the story written by Steven Spielberg, though it was directed and co-produced by Richard Donner. Critics were favourable as well as the film being financially profitable grossing $61 million at the box office. Ke Quan also appeared in the Japanese film “Passengers” (1986) in which he appeared alongside the Japanese idol singer Minako Honda. Then, he played Sam in the television series of short duration “Together We Stand” (1986-1987). He also starred in the film “Breathing Fire” (1991) co-directed by Brandon De-Wilde and Lou Kennedy. Afterwards, he appeared as a cameo in “Encino Man” (1992). His last screen appearance was in the film of “Second Time Around” (2002) with Ekin Cheng and Cecilia Cheung, directed by Jeffrey Lau. The film won the prize at the Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards in 2003. It is worth saying that as well as acting he has worked as an action choreographer for “X-Men” and “The One” which also increased Ke Quan’s net worth.

Finally, in the personal life of the actor, it is known that he is married to Corina (his first and only wife), otherwise he is a very private person.

Structural info

  • Full Name: Jonathan Ke Quan
  • Net Worth: $1 Million
  • Date Of Birth: August 20, 1971
  • Place Of Birth: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Profession: Actor, Child Actor
  • Education: University of Southern California
  • Nationality: United States of America
  • Nicknames: Ke Huy Quan , Ke Huy-Quan , Huy Quan Ke , Jonathan Quan
  • IMDB: www.imdb.com/name/nm0702841
  • Movies: Second Time Around, Encino Man, Breathing Fire, The Goonies, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, Voodoo, Second Time Around, Encino Man, Breathing Fire, The Goonies, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, Voodoo
  • TV Shows: Head of the Class, Together We Stand

Facts

  • He is now a martial artist and working as a stunt coordinator, recently worked with Jet Li on “The One” [2002]
  • Is a huge Jackie Chan fan.
  • Was number 67 on vh1’s The Greatest: 100 Greatest Kid Stars (2005)
  • In the scene in The Goonies (1985), where rocks are falling from the cave ceiling, he screams “Holy SH-I-T”, spelling the expletive rather than saying it. He did this because his mother made him promise not to use any bad language in the movie.
  • Attended Alhambra High School in Alhambra, California, USA.
  • His brother was the one actually auditioning for the role of Short Round in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984). Jonathan just followed his brother along, but the casting people decided to pick him instead.
  • When phoning his mother during the Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) movie shoot, he referred to George Lucas and Steven Spielberg as bearded man 1 and bearded man 2.
  • Studied Tae Kwon Do under Philip Tan in 1983 on the set of Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984), and has also trained in the art under Tao-Liang Tan.
  • Speaks fluent English, Vietnamese, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Filmography

Actor
Title Year Status Character
Mou han fou wut 2002 Sing Wong
1997 Fei hu qi bing 1997 as Ko-Wei Kuan
Encino Man 1992 Kim (as Jonathan Quan)
Tales from the Crypt 1991 TV Series Josh
Head of the Class 1990-1991 TV Series Jasper Kwong
Breathing Fire 1991 Charlie Moore
Passenger: Sugisarishi hibi 1987 Rick (as Ke Huy Quan)
Nothing Is Easy 1986-1987 TV Series Sam
The Goonies 1985 Data (as Ke Huy Quan)
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom 1984 Short Round (as Ke Huy Quan)
Miscellaneous
Title Year Status Character
The One 2001 assistant: Mr. Yuen
X-Men 2000 assistant fight choreographer / translator: Mr. Yuen – uncredited
Stunts
Title Year Status Character
Enigma 2009/I Short stunt coordinator
X-Men 2000 stunt rigger – uncredited
Cinematographer
Title Year Status Character
Voodoo 1999 Short
Assistant Director
Title Year Status Character
The One 2001 assistant director to the action choreography – uncredited
Editor
Title Year Status Character
Voodoo 1999 Short
Editorial Department
Title Year Status Character
The Other Side 2006/I additional editor
Producer
Title Year Status Character
Voodoo 1999 Short producer
Sound Department
Title Year Status Character
The Other Side 2006/I foley artist
Thanks
Title Year Status Character
Far 2012/I Short special thanks
Self
Title Year Status Character
Indiana Jones: Making the Trilogy 2003 Video documentary Himself (as Ke Huy Quan)
The Making of ‘The Goonies’ 1985 TV Short documentary Himself
Archive Footage
Title Year Status Character
Edición Especial Coleccionista 2010 TV Series Richard ‘Data’ Wang
Boffo! Tinseltown’s Bombs and Blockbusters 2006 Documentary Short Round (uncredited)
The Light and Magic of ‘Indiana Jones’ 2003 Video documentary short Himself
The Stunts of ‘Indiana Jones’ 2003 Video documentary short Himself

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