Shawn Ku

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Shawn Ku
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Ku at the screening of Beautiful Boy at the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival
Born New York City, U.S.
Years active current

Shawn Ku is a U.S. choreographer and motion picture director.[1] He has also danced on Broadway,[2] and acted in an independent feature-length film. Inspired by his family's personal connection to the Virginia Tech shooting and unexpected death of a visiting friend, Shawn Ku developed his 2010 film Beautiful Boy from those experiences.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Ku went to Harvard University as a chemistry pre-medical major and was accepted to Columbia medical school, before beginning his entertainment career.[4]



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