James Hiroyuki Liao

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James Hiroyuki Liao
Born Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York, United States
Nationality American
Japanese
Occupation Actor
Years active 2004–present

James Hiroyuki Liao is an American-Japanese actor.

Biography[edit]

Liao was born in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, His father is Taiwanese and his mother is Japanese.[1] He graduated from Juilliard School's drama division in 2004 and studied at the Marjorie Ballentine Studio, where he befriended Amaury Nolasco.

Liao played Roland Glenn in season four of Prison Break, and starred in other television roles, such as 24, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Bones, CSI: Miami, Crime Scene Investigation and Law & Order. His stage work includes playing Song Liling (Butterfly) in Washington DC's Arena Stage production of M. Butterfly.[2] He also starred with Jennifer Aniston in Management.[1] Liao and Nolasco starred in the fourth season of Prison Break.

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2009 Management AI
2011 Battle: Los Angeles LCpl. Steven Mottola
2012 Frankenweenie Toshiaki Voice
2013 Star Trek Into Darkness U.S.S. Vengeance Bridge Officer
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2004 Law & Order Bobby Ito Episode: Gaijin
2004 CSI: Miami M.E. Assistant Episode: MIA/NYC Nonstop
2005 Law & Order: Trial by Jury ADA Eddie Perkins Episode: Truth or Consequences
2007 Bones Assistant Coroner Episode: The Man in the Mansion
2007–08 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Eric 'Precious Ricky' Hong 2 episodes
2008 The Shield Llewellyn Wang Episode: Game Face
2008 Prison Break Roland Glenn 7 episodes
2010 24 Devon Rosenthal 3 episodes
2011 House Luca Episode: Moving On
2013–present Unforgettable Jay Lee 34 episodes
Direct-to-video
Year Title Role Notes
2006 Hard Luck Chang

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "James Liao in Management". Asiance Magazine. Retrieved 2011-03-19. 
  2. ^ "Theater: M. Butterfly". TV.com. Retrieved 2011-03-19. 

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