American actor known for his recurring role as Reverend Chong on the series All in the Family. He also is notable for his roles in Bring 'Em Back Alive and Island Son.
He had earlier roles on the television film Farewell to Manzanar and in an episode of Baa Baa Black Sheep.
He guest starred on Star Trek: The Next Generation and made four appearances on the smash hit series M*A*S*H.
He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and is of Japanese descent.
He had a role in the 1990s for Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story.