|Yuji Okumoto Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 0½ in|
|Date of Birth||April 20, 1959|
Yuji Okumoto is an American actor, writer, director, and producer who is known for his portrayal of Chozen Toguchi in The Karate Kid Part II and Cobra Kai. Aside from that, he has also appeared in various other well-known shows and films including Aloha Summer, Nemesis, Pearl Harbor, Contact, The Truman Show, T.J. Hooker, Knots Landing, and Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, and Bones.
Yuji Don Okumoto
Los Angeles, California, United States
Seattle, Washington, United States
Yuji attended Hollywood High School before graduating from Cal State Fullerton with a degree in Acting.
Actor, Writer, Director, Producer
6 ft 0½ in or 184 cm
80 kg or 176.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Yuji has dated –
- Angela Okumoto (2001-Present) – Yuji got married to a woman named Angela Okumoto in the year 2001. Together, the couple has 3 children named Mari (b. 2003), Keilee (b. 2007), and Emi (b. 2008). They run the Hawaiian-themed restaurant called Kona Kitchen.
Race / Ethnicity
Multiracial (White and Asian)
Yuji has American and Japanese ancestry.
- Thick eyebrows
- He sports an ear-piercing.
Through his social media, Yuji has either endorsed or promoted various brands including Stance.
Yuji Okumoto Facts
- He was raised in Los Angeles, California.
- Yuji was 13 years old when he started training in martial arts in Chito-Ryu Karate. He has also trained in Shotokan, Kajukenbo, and Judo and also possesses a brown belt in Karate.
- In 1985, Yuji made his debut theater appearance as Fenton in Real Genius. Later, in 1986, he appeared in his first TV show appearance as Howie Kalanuma in T. J. Hooker.
- He has lent his voice to several characters in the video games Johnny Mnemonic: The Interactive Action Movie, Throne of Darkness, and True Crime: Streets of LA.
- Yuji is the owner of Kona Kitchen – Seattle.
- He and actor Clint Howard were born on the same day.
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