|Born||Yila Timothy Kang
March 16, 1973
San Francisco, California, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of California, Berkeley
|Revised Romanization||Gang Il-a|
Early life and education
Yila Timothy Kang was born in San Francisco, California. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Master of Fine Arts from the A.R.T. Institute at Harvard University. He also studied acting in Russia at the Moscow Art Theatre School. He got into acting at age 26.
Kang is the eldest of three brothers.
Kang is a national spokesman and active supporter for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
|2002||Two Weeks Notice||Paul the Attorney|
|2003||Robot Stories||Young John|
|2004||The Forgotten||Agent Alec Wong|
|2010||Mister Green||Mason Park|
|2002||The Sopranos||Dr. Harrison Wong||Episode: "Whoever Did This"|
|2003||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Murakami||Episode: "Legion"|
|2004||Third Watch||Detective Kent Yoshihara||Recurring role, 5 episodes|
|2005||Law & Order: Trial By Jury||Dr. Liam Kelly||Episode: "Baby Boom"|
|2006||Chappelle's Show||Car Wash Manager/ Mummy's Probation Officer||Episodes 3.1 & 3.3|
|Ghost Whisperer||Warren Chen (Burning Ghost)||Episode: "The Night We Met"|
|2007||Monk||William Lee||Episode: "Mr. Monk Is Up All Night"|
|The Office||Koh||Episode: "Local Ad"|
|The Unit||Chaplain Alan Lantz||Episodes: "Gone Missing", "Play 16"|
|2008–15||The Mentalist||Agent Kimball Cho||Main role, 151 episodes|
|2015||The Vampire Diaries||Oscar||Recurring role|
|2015||Criminal Minds||Charlie Senarak||Episode: "The Witness"|
- Kang biodata at thementalisttvshow.com
- Conversations with Ross Carey profile
- "New Film Project Launched By CBS "The Mentalist" Actor Tim Kang Praised By the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children". 2012-03-05. Retrieved 2013-10-08.
- "Crime Stopper: Interview with The Mentalist 's Tim Kang". 2013-01-27. Retrieved 2013-10-08.
- Profile at allthingsgirl.com
- "Picks and Pans Review: The Mentalist's Tim Kang Straight and Narrow". 2010-10-18. Retrieved 2013-10-08.
- "New Film Project Launched by CBS "The Mentalist" Actor Tim Kang Praised by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children". 2012-03-05. Retrieved 2013-10-08.
- "The Mentalist Star Tim Kang on Child Safety". Retrieved 2013-11-19.