Byron Lawson

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Byron Lawson
Born (1968-08-26) August 26, 1968 (age 51)

Byron Lawson (born August 26, 1968) is a Canadian actor of Chinese, Japanese and Korean descent.[1] He portrayed gangster Eddie Kim in the 2006 film Snakes on a Plane.

His past credits have included the television series These Arms of Mine, as well as episodes of Highlander: The Series, Andromeda, Alienated, Killer Instinct and Godiva's. He also had a supporting role in ABC Family's Fallen miniseries. He played the head of security in the post-apocalypse series Jeremiah.[2] He played a role in ABC Family's Samurai Girl.


Year Title Role Notes
1999 These Arms of Mine Amos Lee TV series, 5 episodes
2002 Jeremiah Lee Chen TV series, 17 episodes
2005 Killer Instinct Detective Lee TV series, 3 episodes
2006 Snakes on a Plane Eddie Kim feature film
2009 Knights of Bloodsteel Envoy TV mini-series, 2 of 3 episodes
2009 A Dangerous Man Mao feature film
2010 Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures Karl TV mini-series, 4 of 8 episodes
2011 True Justice Kuan-Yin TV series, 2 episodes
2013 The Tomorrow People Ultra Agent TV series, 4 episodes
2014 Outcast Captain Peng feature film


  1. ^ Nguygen, L. "Byron Lawson in this Summer Thriller "Snakes on a Plane"". Asiance Magazine. Archived from the original on 5 February 2016. Retrieved 29 January 2016.
  2. ^ "The Man Behind Lee Chen". The Abyss: Jeremiah Exclusives. Retrieved 29 January 2016.

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