John Cho is a South Korean-born American actor as well as a musician. He starred in Harold & Kumar films as Harold Lee and he had also played the role as John, MILF Guy Number 2 who popularized the term MILF in American Pie films. In addition to that, John had also starred in critically acclaimed Asian American movies Yellow and Better Luck Tomorrow. He had also portrayed the Star Trek character as Hikaru Sulu in Star Trek reboot film series. Cho has been active in the acting field since 1997 and since then, he has gained a large number of fans following and has been very successful.
John is the native of Seoul, South Korea. He came into this world on 16th June of the year 1972 which has now made him reach at the age of 43. Although he is known by the name John Cho, as a child, he was named as John Yohan Cho. In 1978, he moved to the United States and then he was raised up in Los Angeles where he and his family settled after residing in Seattle, Houston, Monterey Park, California, and Daly City, California. His father was originally from North Korea and was the minister in Church of Christ.
Cho went to get his education from the Herbert Hoover High School located in Glendale, California and got graduated from there in 1990. After that, he got enrolled at the University of California, Berkeley and graduated with Bachelors degree in English in 1996. He also taught English at the Pacific Hills School while working at the East West Players’s theater in downtown Los Angeles. After completing his graduation, John started his career and began working with Asian American Theatre Company called East West Players. While there, he made his appearance in The Taste of Kona Coffee in 1996 and in a movie titled as My Tired Broke Ass Pontificating Slapstick Funk.
Cho gained the attention when he played a small role as MILF Guy number 2 in 1999 comedy American Pie in which he popularized slang term MILF. He has also starred in multiple of other movies and TV shows and series which also include Smiley Face, Solaris, Yellow, Wag the Dog, Evolution, Down to Earth, See This Movie, Big Fat Liar, American Dreamz, Zipper, Get a Job, Grandma, Identity Thief, House M.D., Off Centre, Charmed, Felicity, Selfie, New Girl, Go On, and many more. His hard work has made him earn the net worth of 16 million.
A talented actor Cho has already got married. He is married to his wife named Kerri Higuchi. The pair exchanged their vows with each other in 2006. In addition to that, his marriage with his wife has two children, a son, and a daughter. Their first child, a son was born in 2008 and their second child, a baby girl was born in 2013. At present, he is residing in Los Angeles, California with his family. Cho stands at a height of five feet and ten inches that are five feet and ten inches. He belongs to American nationality. Besides that, to know more details regarding his bio, he can be connected through Twitter and Instagram and his shirtless pictures can also be obtained from various sources.