Chester Gan
Date of Birth
Jul 04, 1908
Birth Place:
San Francisco, CA


Appropriately moon-faced and often sporting a rather timid-looking Fu Manchu mustache, Chester Gan played hundreds of rickshaw boys, cooks, café owners, and the ubiquitous Chinese laundry proprietors. Although of Korean descent, Gan more often than not portrayed enemy Japanese during World War II, Hollywood of course counting on the fact that few non-Asians could tell the difference. ~ Hans J....