Brandon Soo Hoo (born November 2, 1995) is an American actor, known for playing Tran in the 2008 film Tropic Thunder and for his series regular role on the Cartoon Network sketch comedy series Incredible Crew. Soo Hoo played Scott Fuller on the El Rey Network horror-drama series From Dusk till Dawn: The Series, based on the film of the same name from Director Robert Rodriguez.

Brandon Soo Hoo
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Soo Hoo at WonderCon 2017
Born (1995-11-02) November 2, 1995 (age 23)
OccupationActor
Years active2007–present

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Early lifeEdit

Brandon Soo Hoo was born in Pasadena, California on November 2, 1995 to his Chinese American mother and father.

CareerEdit

Brandon began his acting career at the age of 10, when he was featured in television advertisements for Toys "R" Us, Land Rover, and ExxonMobil. In 2007, he had a minor role on Sesame Street. Soo Hoo made his feature film debut in Ben Stiller's comedy film Tropic Thunder (2008), playing the role of Tran, a young leader of the Flaming Dragon gang; he won a Young Artist Award for his performance. In 2009, he portrayed Young Storm Shadow in the action film G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, and was again nominated for a Young Artist Award for his performance.

Soo Hoo guest starred on the NBC comedy series My Name is Earl and the Fox sitcom 'Til Death. In 2010, he had guest starring role on NBC's comedy series Community. Soo Hoo then had a recurring role as Connor on Nickelodeon's Supah Ninjas. In 2013, he co-starred as Fly Molo in the science fiction film Ender's Game, alongside Harrison Ford, Ben Kingsley, and Asa Butterfield.[1] Soo Hoo was then part of the regular cast of the Cartoon Network sketch comedy series Incredible Crew, created by Nick Cannon.

Since 2014, he has starred as Scott Fuller on the El Rey Network horror-drama series From Dusk till Dawn: The Series, a television adaptation of Robert Rodriguez's film of the same name.[2] In 2015, he starred as Seth in the film Everything Before Us. In 2016, he provided the voice of Garfield Logan / Beast Boy in the DC Comics animated direct-to-video film Justice League vs. Teen Titans.[3]

In September 2018, he appeared in a Wong Fu Production video Asian Bachelorette 2, a sequel to Asian Bachelorette.

Personal lifeEdit

Soo Hoo is a practitioner of the taekwondo martial art.

FilmographyEdit

Film roles
Year Title Role Notes
2008 Tropic Thunder Tran Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film: Supporting Young Actor
2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Young Storm Shadow Nominated – Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film: Supporting Young Actor
2013 Ender's Game Fly Molo
2015 Everything Before Us Seth
2016 Justice League vs. Teen Titans Beast Boy Voice role
2016 Bedeviled Dan
2017 Teen Titans: The Judas Contract Beast Boy Voice role
Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2007 Sesame Street Bicycle Boy Episode: "Grouch News Network!"
2008 My Name Is Earl Dennis Episode: "Joy in a Bubble"
2009 'Til Death Ernie Episode: "The Ex-Factor"
2010 Community Abed's Chang Episode: "Communication Studies"
Nominated – Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series: Guest Starring Young Actor
2010 Everyday Kid Mike Oh Television film
2011–13 Supah Ninjas Connor Recurring role; 8 episodes
Nominated – Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series: Recurring Young Actor
Nominated – Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series: Recurring Young Actor
2011 Workaholics Punk Kid Episode: "Piss & Shit"
Nominated – Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series: Guest Starring Young Actor
2012–13 Incredible Crew Various roles Main role; 13 episodes
Nominated—Young Artist Award for Outstanding Young Ensemble in a TV Series
2013 Instant Mom Owen Episode: "Not a Date"
2014 Terry the Tomboy Napkin Rapkin Television film
2014–2016 From Dusk till Dawn: The Series Scott Fuller Main role; 20 episodes
2017 Teen Wolf Jiang Episode: "Pressure Test"
2019 PEN15 Andy Kim Episode: "Posh"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ben Kingsley Joins Cast Of 'Ender's Game'". Deadline Hollywood. January 31, 2012.
  2. ^ "El Rey's 'From Dusk Till Dawn' Rounds Out Cast". Deadline Hollywood. November 15, 2013.
  3. ^ Sands, Rich (January 18, 2016). "Roll Call: Meet the Cast of Justice League vs. Teen Titans". TVInsider.com.

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