Canadian actor Simu Liu is set to play the superhero Shang-Chi in the MCU. The movie- Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings will reportedly hit the screen in 2021.
There has been a lack of Asian representation on the Marvel cinematic universe. The inclusion of Simu on the mega-franchise will redeem the lack of diversity to some extent.
Most people might not know him but this is not Liu’s first major acting gig, however. Previously, he has been part of other multiple movies and television shows. Furthermore, people mostly recognize him for his portrayal of Jung in the sitcom- Kim’s Convenience.
Additionally, he also appeared as Tom on the miniseries- Yappie. He has garnered the nomination of Canadian Screen Award. He received the nomination for his performance on Blood and Water.
According to reports, Simu Liu does not have a wife at the moment. He has been in a relationship with a fellow actress Tina Jung for some time.
He is probably focusing on his career as an actor at the moment and might have little time to get into a serious relationship. Furthermore, he has not discussed in public about his plans to get married.
Maybe he has not met that special someone so far in his career. We will be sure to inform you if he plans to get married sometime in the future.
Simu Liu has a height of 5 feet 11 inches or 1.8 m.
Simu Liu has a weight of 79 kg. Moreover, he has black hair and dark brown eyes.
Simu Liu belongs to Chinese ethnicity. Additionally, he is one of the most prominent Asian actors currently working in Hollywood.
There are several reports which suggest that Tina Jung is Simu Liu’s girlfriend. This is just pure speculation at this point. Neither of them have spoken in public about the matter.
Tina is a fellow actress who has already appeared in over twenty movies and television shows so far. She appeared as Jeanie Park in the television series ‘Kim’s Convenience’ in 2016.
Moreover, she has also been part of other multiple television projects including ‘Good Witch’, ‘Suits’, ‘Carter’, ‘Crawford’, ‘A Nutcracker Christmas’, and ‘Make It Pop’ among others.
Her first major acting gig dates back to 2009. She initially appeared in the short movie ‘Halcyons End’ that year.
According to networthpost.org, Simu Liu has a net worth of $4 million. He has been making regular television appearances over the years thus the amount seems completely fair.
Moreover, now that he is part of the Marvel Universe, his net worth is only going to increase from hereon. Marvel is the biggest movie project at the moment. There is no doubt that he will receive impressive earnings from his work on the Marvel Universe.
Simu Liu is 30 years of age. He was born in Harbin- a city in China. Additionally, he immigrated to Canada when he was just five years old.
He is a University of Toronto Schools, graduate. Additionally, he has also attended the University of Western Ontario.
He began his career in show business by playing a desk officer in the television series- Nikita.