Spotlight: ALAN WAI


ALAN WAI by David Yiu
Photo: David Yiu
68 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London WC2N 4HG
Phone: 07540 690676
Mobile: 07739 761420
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
County Dublin, Ireland
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:10st. 7lb. (67kg)
Playing Age:26 - 38 years
Appearance:Chinese, East Asian, Japanese
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Short

About me:

Notable onscreen roles as 'Baron Hassan' in the hit AMC action drama series, "Into the Badlands", and leading role 'Shun' in the acclaimed UK short film "Soho Jimbo" (entire short film: ). Performance showreel available on:

Television Film Short Film Stage Further Credits
2018, Television, Peter (Consular Aide), Strangers, Two Brothers Pictures/ITV, Paul Andrew Williams
2017, Television, Baron Hassan, Into the Badlands, AMC, Toa Fraser
2009, Television, McCann, The Clinic, Parallel Film Productions, Lisa Mulcahy
2007, Television, Chen, The English Class, RTE, Philip Kampff & Declan Jones
2007, Television, Ling, Prosperity, Element Films, Lenny Abrahamson
2006, Television, Alan Ho, Fair City, RTE, Various
2004, Television, Kim, Killinaskully, RTE, James Finlan
2015, Feature Film, Darrell, The Hit Producer, Ned Kelly Pictures, Kevin de la Isla
2015, Film, Ah Fu, My Name is Tanyusha, Hidden Wu Productions, Harry Orman
2015, Feature Film, Don (Night clubber), Hacker, Know Rules Media, Akan Satayev
2014, Film, Wah (Triad gang member), VOR, Drifting Pictures, Philippe Joly
2011, Feature Film, Jimmy, Kiss for Jed Wood, Louisiana Film Productions, Maurice Linnane
Short Film
2020, Short Film, Jim, Miss Fortune, London Film Academy, Kristina Ratkova
2020, Short Film, Dave, The Date, London Film Academy, Lachlan Macnab
2019, Short Film, Ko (Biologist), The Last Forever Woman, Caviar Content London, Ollie Wolf
2018, Short Film, Mick (New York Cabbie), Nike - Awaken the Phantom, Black Island Studios, Matthew Vaughn
2016, Short Film, Shun, Soho Jimbo, House of Koi, Chris Chung
2015, Short Film, Castaway - Lead, Life's A Beach, For Good x Hong Kong Cleanup, Edwin Lee
2014, Short Film, Ben Ko, The Tragedy of Mike Beth, IAFT Productions, Shane Sakhrani & Emilia Falcetti
2014, Short Film, He - Lead, Outlying, Radoslav Sharapanov
2010, Short Film, Man - Lead, Anguish, Fallout Media, Edwin Lee
2010, Short Film, Lee, Crib of Death, Tequila Mockingbird Productions, Craig Woods
2008, Short Film, Fu Kin Yen, Niall Keegan on Gangs, Liberties Productions, Craig Woods
2005, Short Film, Muto (Ninja), Dead Samurai, Shoot to Kill Productions, Mark O'Connor
2017, Stage, Yi Di's Dad/Trader, From Shore to Shore, On the Wire, David Tse
2015, Stage, Yin Sun, Aladdin, Redbridge Drama Centre, Michael Woodwood
2014, Stage, Sirius Lee (42), Mind the Gap, Black Sheep Family Theatre Company, Wilson Chik
2009, Stage, Josip, Jumping on My Shadow, TEAM Educational Theatre Company, Sue Mythen
2008, Stage, Josip, Jumping on My Shadow, TEAM Educational Theatre Company, Thomas de Mallet Burgess
2006, Stage, Ensemble player, Displace, Anonymous Theatre Company, Eoin Lynch
2006, Stage, Thai TV Presenter, Chess, Draiocht Theatre, Neville Styles
2006, Stage, The Moon, Blood Wedding, Project Cube, Alan Kinsella
2006, Stage, Eilif, Mother Courage & Her Children, SS Michael & John's Black Box Theatre, John O'Brien
2003, Stage, Dong Phuc, HURL, Barabbas... the Company, Raymond Keane
2003, Stage, A-Rab, West Side Story, Draiocht Theatre, Neville Styles
Further Credits
2019, Training Film, Zhang Li, Radisson Hotel Group - Welcoming Chinese Guests, Nemorin, Phil Lind
2019, Internet, Standard Premier - Boyfriend, Eurostar, Adjust Your Set, Susanne Aichele
2018, Corporate, Tony, British Council Learn English Select, Cambridge Media Solutions, Martyn Gretton
2017, Commercial, Waiter, FBTO - ANWB Stelletje (Netherlands), Indie, Johan Kramer
2017, Corporate, Gaming Entrepreneur, Couchbase - Revolutionaries, Treehouse Films, Franz Galo
2016, Workshop, Movement/Martial Arts advisor, Woman of Sun, Far From the Norm, Botis Seva
2016, Corporate, David - Lead, HSBC Hong Kong - Investment Changes, Watering Can Media Ltd., Benjamin Harvey
2016, Corporate, Ah Linh, Helloworld promo, Footstep Productions, Len Brown
2016, Commercial, Air Traffic Controller - Lead, Panadol Extra (Taiwan/HK), Biscuit Filmworks, Martin Aamund
2016, Corporate, Stockbroker, GTT Promo, 130 Elektra Films, Nicola Sersale
2015, Web Series, Chan - the Chinese Chef, Chinese Girls In London (CGIL), Surreality Productions, Sean Powers
2015, Site Specific, Ninja, Tokyo Dreams, Immersive Cult, Tanroh Ishida
2013, Documentary, Drama scenes lead, Wing Chun, Derrywood Pictures Ltd., Seamus Walsh
2012, Music Video, Mysterious Ex-boyfriend, If You Want Me - LInda Chung, Star Entertainment, Seamus Walsh
2011, Viral, Alex (Surfer Dude), Zomb'asians, Red Angel Productions, Simon Yin
2009, Radio, Tieng (Student 4), Avenue of Eternal Peace, BBC Radio, Heather Lamour
2009, Training Film, Baby D, Learn Mandarin with 2R & Baby D, CB Fresh Productions, Simon Yin


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-New York, American-Standard, Asian, Chinese, Dublin*, Irish-Southern, Japanese, Liverpool, London
(* = Native/Fluent)
Cantonese, English*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Capoeira, Hip Hop Dance, Jazz Dancing
Performance:Children's Theatre, Green Screen, Immersive Performance, Physical Comedy, Physical Theatre, Radio Drama, Skin Work, Theatre In Education, Voice Acting
(* = highly skilled)
Bouldering, Climbing, Kick Boxing, Kung Fu, Martial Arts*, Martial Arts Weaponry, Muay Thai, Stage Combat, Tae Kwon Do, Tai Chi, Thai Boxing, Weight Training
Other Skills:Cooking/Baking, Devising, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Movement Director/Coach, Writer


Bull Alley Theatre Training Company (Dublin, Ireland), Performance Arts, 3 years, 2001 - 2005