Steven Yeun

Also Known As: Yeun Sang-yeop • Born: 12/21/1983

Steven Yeun, an acclaimed actor known for his captivating performances, was born on December 21, 1983, in Seoul, South Korea. He rose to prominence for his role as Glenn Rhee in the hit AMC television series “The Walking Dead.” Yeun’s portrayal of Glenn garnered widespread acclaim, earning him a dedicated fanbase and critical recognition. His talent and versatility extend beyond television, as he has also made notable appearances in various films, including “Okja” and “Burning.” Steven Yeun’s contributions to the entertainment industry transcend his on-screen work. He’s a vocal advocate for diversity and representation in media, using his platform to amplify underrepresented voices. His commitment to authentic storytelling and meaningful representation has solidified his status as a respected figure in Hollywood.

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Multilingual Talent

Being a South Asian, Steven Yeun is fluent in both English and Korean, showcasing his linguistic versatility and cultural connection.


Beyond his acting career, Yeun is involved in various charitable endeavors, supporting causes related to social justice and humanitarian aid.

Voice Acting

Steven Yeun has lent his voice to animated projects, including the critically acclaimed film The Secret World of Arrietty.

Height: 5’9″ (175 cm)

Nationality: American, South Korean

Show(s): Dinner Time Live with David Chang

Network(s): Netflix

Guest Appearances: The Big Bang Theory, Conan

Zodiac Sign: Saggitarius

Children: Jude Malcolm Yeun

Father: Je Yeun

Mother: June Yeun

Siblings: Brian Yeun

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