Steve Park (comedian)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Steve Park
Born United States
Occupation Comedian, actor, voice actor
Years active 1979-present
Spouse(s) Kelly Coffield Park (1991-present)

Steve Park is an actor and originally a stand-up comedian, his best-known work includes being a cast member of In Living Color during the 1991–1992 season. He is also known for the roles of Mike Yanagita in Fargo, Sonny in Do the Right Thing, and Detective Brian in Falling Down. During his run on In Living Color, he often portrayed Asian characters bringing dishonor and shame to his ancestors. He is married to another former cast member of In Living Color, Kelly Coffield Park.

After witnessing a racist incident while appearing in a guest role on the show Friends, he wrote a mission statement requesting that mainstream media portray Asian people in a more positive light.[1]

References[edit]

External links[edit]