SHAUN WU - AEA, - SAG-AFTRA

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  • Performance Reel (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    Deadly Illusions (Netflix) (with Kristin Davis & Dermot Mulroney), From Scratch (Netflix) (with Zoey Saldana), The Beanie Bubble (Apple TV) (with Zach Galifianakis), Step Up High Water (Starz) (with Christina Milian), and select independent films.

  • VO Commercial Reel (Audio Tracks)  Quicktime

    VO reel in English, Japanese, and Mandarin Chinese

Résumé Print Résumé

Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Fluent in Japanese

Studio Features

The Beanie Bubble

Supporting

Apple TV

Deadly Illusions

Supporting

Netflix

Television

Richard

Series Regular

Amazon

Pulse (releasing 2025)

Guest Star

Netflix

From Scratch

Co-star

Netflix

Step Up: High Water

Co-star

Starz

Independent Film

Jeff

Lead

Natsumi Shibata

Miss Boundless (Mandarin)

Supporting

Qiyu Zhou

The Choice (Mandarin)

Supporting

Sharon Cai

Translate This

Supporting

Kelsy Lua

Awards

*WINNER Best New Media

Richard

Asian Film Festival, LA

*WINNER Best New Director

Richard

LA Asian Film Awards Festival

Theater (Partial List)

Ginger America

Coach

T.Schreiber Theater

Dying For It

Yegor

A.R.T Institute at Harvard

Pirate Princess

Scarfoot

A.R.T Institute at Harvard

As You Like It

Oliver

A.R.T Institute at Harvard

A Big Mess

Lester

A.R.T Institute at Harvard

Things You Don’t Know About Asians

Various

A.R.T Institute at Harvard

Karoline and Kashmir

Kashmir

A.R.T Institute at Harvard

The Three Sisters

Chebutykin/Andrei

Moscow Art Theater School

A Profitable Position

Mykin/Douszhev

Moscow Art Theater School

The Lonely Voice

Ensemble

Moscow Art Theater School

Training

MFA Acting

A.R.T Institute, Harvard University

Graduated 2016

On-Camera

Robert D'Avanzo

Ongoing

Audition Techinque

Jami Rudofsky

Scene Study

Gregory Berger

Improv

Groundlings

Ongoing

Born in China, raised in Ohio, and educated in Tokyo, Shaun Wu is an actor of Chinese descent based in Los Angeles. He was accepted into the prestigious the MFA acting program at Harvard University (A.R.T Institute) and graduated in 2016 after two and half years of training. He produced, wrote, and starred in the film Jeff (2019), which was selected for screening in the Cinema Diverse: Palm Springs Film Festival and the series Richard (2022), which won Best New Media at the Asian Film Festival, LA.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'9"

Weight: 155 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Black

Hair Length: Short

 

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