Keong Sim

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Keong Sim
Native name 심경
Born Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Other names Kyung Shim
Occupation Actor, Teacher
Years active 2003–present

Keong Sim (Korean: 심경) is a Korean-American actor. He was best known for being the neurosurgeon Dr. Sung Park in the TNT medical drama Monday Mornings before it was cancelled..

Early life[edit]

Keong Sim is a Korean American from Chicago. Keong earned a Bachelor of Arts in English literature from the University of Chicago.


Keong is a comedy mentor of Laughter for a Change and has acted in numerous television, film and stage productions. In addition to his skills as an improvisational theater actor and teacher, Keong has worked at The Public Theater in New York City, and the Steppenwolf Theater in his hometown, as well as around the globe, in places such as Canada, Cuba, England and the Czech Republic. Keong has worked extensively using improv techniques for corporate training seminars.


Year Film/TV Series Role Notes
2003 Law & Order: Criminal Intent William Suan "A Person of Interest" television drama series episode
2004 Law & Order Delivery man "Evil Breeds" TV drama series episode
2005 Rescue Me Photographer "Twat" TV comedy-drama series episode
2009 The Flying Scissors Bruce Wong Mockumentary
2010 The Forgotten Robert Chung "Patient John" TV crime-drama series episode
2010 Southland Jason "U-Boat" TV crime-drama series episode
2010 The Last Airbender Tyro (Earthbending father)
2011 The Protector Dr. Jia Tao "Help" TV drama series episode
2011 My Freakin' Family Pastor Kim TV comedy series
2011-2012 Glee Michael Chang, Sr. Guest star: "Asian F", "The First Time", "Hold On to Sixteen", "Goodbye"
2012 Watching TV with the Red Chinese Wa Comedy-drama
2013 Inventing Adam Jonathan 'Johnny' Wang Comedy
2013 Monday Mornings Sung Park TV Medical drama - Main cast member
2013 Olympus Has Fallen Prime Minister Lee Tae-Woo Film - Action Drama

Theater Work[edit]

Year Play Role Notes
2003 Radiant Baby Tseng Kwong Chi[1]
2007 After the Quake Superfrog/ Narrator[2]
Twelfth Night Sebastian
Anything Goes Luke
A Midsummer Night's Dream Lysander
  • Hangar Theater
  • Director: Kevin Moriarty
Rashomon Wigmaker
Benten Kozo Tonomo/ Fujitsuna


  1. ^ Brantley, Ben (3 March 2003). "THEATER REVIEW; An Artist's Energy, Subdued Only by Death". The New York Times. Retrieved 21 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Plays & Events - Steppenwolf Theatre Company". 2013-10-16. Archived from the original on 2011-09-27. Retrieved 2013-10-24. 

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