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Lewis Singwah Tan

Lewis Tan
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Updated: Nov 16, 2021

Birth Name: Lewis Singwah Tan

Nickname/Stage Name: Lewis Tan

Birth Date: February 4, 1987

Genre: Action

Occupation(s): Actor, Model, Martial Artist, Stuntman

Years Active: 1990 till Present

 

Private Life

Lewis Tan was born in England and raised in Chicago. He also lived in France, Spain, Thailand, and China. He is the oldest of four brothers.

The actor keeps his personal life private so it is not known if he is single, married, or in any relationship.

Career

Tan studied acting under the tutorship of acting coach John Kirby and performed in plays. He made appearances in supporting roles in films like Hangover 3 and Olympus Has Fallen

He started working on TV shows like CSI: MiamiHawaii 5-0Rish Hour, and 24. In 2016, he was cast in a guest role in the first season of Netflix's Iron Fist. That same year, he got a role in the action film Den of Thieves alongside Gerard Butler.

The actor also starred as Gaius Chau in the third season of Into the Badlands. He played the role of Shatterstar in Deadpool 2 in 2018.

He also became a regular in the Netflix crime drama series Wu Assassins, where he played the role of Lu Xin Lee. He played the character of Cole Young, the protagonist in the reboot of Mortal Kombat (2021).

Quotes

"People are offering me other projects that I'm turning down because I only want to do stuff that's going to push that narrative forward and represent in the best possible way."

"My father was a huge impact on my martial arts. He began training me when I was very young and we bonded over this time together. I used it to defend myself and be confident."

"I had some anger in my teens and fighting would help me release some of it. As I got older, I learned to use martial arts as meditation and it became a crucial part of who I am as a man."

Trivia

The son of action director and popular stuntman Philip Tan.

Is half British from his mother's side and half Asian from his father.

Performs his own stunts.

Movies

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006)

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)

Den of Thieves (2018)

Deadpool 2 (2018)

Mortal Kombat (2021)

 

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