Gareth Yuen

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Gareth Yuen
Born Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Years active 1993–present

Gareth Yuen is an Australian actor who portrays the character Dax Lo, the Blue Ranger on the 2007 television series Power Rangers: Operation Overdrive. He appeared at the Power Morphicon in June 2007.[1] He is a graduate of Sydney's National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA).

Early life and education[edit]

Yuen was born and raised in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.[2] He was born on March 24,1978 in Melbourne.

Career[edit]

Yuen has been on many Australian films television shows ranging from Sky Trackers, Head Start, Bed of Roses and Party Tricks. He was cast in Knowing starring Nicolas Cage and Liam Hemsworth. He was Dax_Lo Dax Lo in Power Rangers: Operation Overdrive in 2007 and in 2011, he appeared in the New Zealand independent feature My Wedding and Other Secrets alongside Michelle Ang and Cheng Pei-pei.

In 2016, he was cast comedian and The Daily Show senior correspondent Ronny Chieng's Ronny Chieng: International Student,[3] which was part of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Comedy Showroom where viewers vote which pilot they want green lit. On October 2016, Ronny Chieng: International Student was picked up to series and will premiere in June 2017 on ABC in Australia and Comedy Central in the United States.[4][5]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2004 Stiff Uniformed Officer
2007 The Jammed Lai
2007 Petit homme video short
2009 Knowing Donald
2009 Saved Justin Chan
2009 Bani Ibrahim Rick short film
2010 Matching Jack Radiologist
2011 My Wedding and Other Secrets Jason
2011 Red Orchird Son short film
2013 The Audition Kizamu "the Producer" short film
2014 Replacement Protocol Hashi short film

Television[edit]

Year TV Title Role Notes
1992 Round the Twist Horse Episode: Copy Cat
1994 Sky Trackers Joe 26 episodes
1999 Queen Kat, Carmel & St Jude Andrew Episode: Winter Jude
1999 Stingers Leon Episode: Swarm
2000 Neighbors Tom Wu Episode #1.3523
2000 Eugenie Sandler P.I. Lifesaver Episode #1.5
2001 Head Start Loc Minh Vu 22 episodes
2001—2002 Ponderosa Hop Sing 15 episodes
2002 NDA Dr. Angus Yu 2 episodes
2002 Marshall Law Quoc Le Episode: Snorting Charlie
2004 Kath & Kim Fong Episode: Cactus Hour
2006 Tripping Oer Charlie 3 episodes
2007 Power Rangers Operation Overdrive Dax Lo Series Regular, 32 episodes
2008 Underbelly Foreign Young Man Episode: Scratched
2008 City Homicide Li Phat Lung Episode: Life After Death
2010 Bed of Roses Chin Tsung Chi 8 episodes
2010 Lowdown Golf Administrator Episode: A Lavish Singer
2013 Upper Middle Bogan Lin Episode: Behind You!
2014 Party Tricks Lucas Fry 5 episodes
2016 Comedy Showroom: Ronny Chieng - International Student Denedict Pilot as part of Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Comedy Showroom
2016 Hunters Jeff Episode: Telegraph
2017 Doubt Sammie Kim Episode: Top Dog/Underdog
2017 Ronny Chieng - International Student Denedict Series Regular

References[edit]

  1. ^ Power Morphicon Archived 17 July 2007 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Mike Ginn, Michelle Ang & Gareth Yuen Interview: My Wedding and Other Secrets on YouTube
  3. ^ Brough, Jonathan (2000-01-01), Ronny Chieng: International Student, retrieved 2016-11-19 
  4. ^ "The Daily Show's Ronny Chieng lands his own Comedy Central series". 2016-10-05. Retrieved 2016-11-15. 
  5. ^ Solutions, Powder Blue Internet Business. "Ronny Chieng's sitcom picked up for series : News 2016 : Chortle : The UK Comedy Guide". www.chortle.co.uk. Retrieved 2016-11-19. 

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