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Steven Yeun            

Actor; Best Known as Glenn Rhee on "The Walking Dead"

Steven Yeun is a Korean-born American actor, who currently stars in the role of Glenn in the AMC television series "The Walking Dead." Other than "The Walking Dead," Yeun had a cameo in the critically acclaimed American sitcom "The Big Bang Theory" as Sheldon's former roommate Sebastian in 2010, an independent film and a couple of shorts. He has also completed voice work for the Crysis video game series.

Yeun was born in South Korea and raised in Troy, MI. He received a bachelor's degree in psychology from Kalamazoo College in 2005. His interest in acting and improv came during his freshman year at Kalamazoo, when he watched the college's improv group, Monkapult. He auditioned for Monkapult, but was initially rejected before successfully joining the group during his sophomore year.

He moved to Chicago in 2005, living in the city's Lincoln Square with his brother. Shortly after graduation, he joined Stir Friday Night, a sketch comedy group composed of Asian-American members. Yeun joined The Second City in Chicago before moving to Los Angeles in October 2009.

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Steve Yeun to join 'Korra' NYCC panel, plus look at first Avatar | The ...

Steve Yeun of 'The Walking Dead' to join 'Korra' panel at NY Comic-Con, plus look at first Avatar -- EXCLUSIVE. By Maricela ... Steven-Yeun.jpg. Image Credit:  ...

Brand New ‘The Walking Dead’ Images Released For San Diego Comic-Con 2015
Steven Yeun & Walking Dead Bosses Explain Why We Had to Wait ...

Plus, Steven Yeun finally addresses Glenn's possible death on The Walking Dead.

'Walking Dead's' Steven Yeun to Star 'Mayhem' | Variety

"The Walking Dead" star Steven Yeun and Samara Weaving will star in the action movie "Mayhem."

Conan O'Brien and Steven Yeun star in hysterical K-pop video - NY ...

A new music video may hint that “Walking Dead's” Glenn has been killed off and that he is now in K-pop hell. Conan O'Brien and actor Steven Yeun, who visited ...

'Walking Dead's Steven Yeun & More Asian Stars Talk Diversity on TV

"The Walking Dead's" Steven Yeun, and "Fresh Off the Boat's" Constance Wu talk Asian Americans on television at the Unforgettable Awards.

'Invincible': Steven Yeun & J.K. Simmons Top Voice Cast For ...

Steven Yeun and J.K. Simmons have been set to lead the voice cast of Invincible, Amazon's animated series based on Robert Kirkman's comics.

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