Osric Chau Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 28 Aug, 2017
Facts of Osric Chau
Date of Birth: 1986 , July-20
Age: 32 years old
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Osric Chau
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City Columbia
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $500 thousand
Girlfriend N/A
Married N/A
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Synopsis

Osric Chau is a Canadian martial artist and actor, well recognized for his portrayal as Kevil Tran in the CW series Supernatural. He currently filming Skate God with Ryan Cooper, Chloe Bridges, Luke Benward, Lolita Davidovich and other stars. 

Early life and education

Osric Chau was born on 20 July 1986 in Vancouver, British Columbia. His father was from Hongkong and mother from Malaysia. He also has a younger brother named Owen.

In the year 2000, Chau took up Wing Chun and kept on studying the martial art for eight years. Chau also studied tai chi and traditional forms of wushu under Zhang Zhi Bing who is a master from Harbin, China.

After four years, until Zhang's return to China, Chau joined West Coast Chinese Martial in Vancouver, taught by head instructor Bruce Fontaine, also learned modern wushu which is a performance-oriented martial art.

In 2007, Chau started training till seven months with a BSU Wushu Team at Beijing Sports University, as the preparation for the Canadian National Team Trials. When he returned, he became a member of the Canadian National Wushu Team.

He has a mixed ethnicity of Hong Kong and Malaysia and holds Canadian nationality.

Career

Osric Chau always wanted to be a stuntman instead being an actor. His career began when he worked on stunts for EA Games before his appearance in his first major role opposite David Carradine and Daryl Hannah in two-part TV movie Kung Fu Killer.

Later, Chau, went on to make his first feature film as a supporting character in 2009 movie called 2012. After this film, Chau became more popular through his recurring role as Kevin Tran in CW fantasy series Supernatural.

Chau has appeared in numerous films, as some of them are, Cold Squad on 2002, The Troop on 2009, Mister French Taste on 2012, The 100 on 2014.

Moreover, some of his traditional Kung Fu movies are Dragon Boys, Kung Fu Killer, The Man With The Iron Fist.

Personal life

Osric Chau has maintained his life low profiled. He has not disclosed about his personal affairs, so that he may be single. He might be dating his girlfriend in secret. As per his twitter, he wishes to have a blessed married life with a wife and three children.

Lots of his fans assume that he is gay; however, it's just a fake rumor.

Net worth

Osric Chau one of the most famous martial artist has a good amount of net worth as he earns through movies, series, and videos.
Currently, his total net worth is estimated to be $500 thousand.

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