Simu Liu Biography: Wife, Age, TV Shows, Net Worth, Height, Movies, Instagram

Posted By Lorenza Nicolas


SEE-moo Lee-yoo (born April 19, 1989), better addressed as Simu Liu, is a multi-talented Canadian actor, writer, producer, and stuntman. 

One of his most notable roles is as Shang-Chi in the highly acclaimed Marvel film Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

Additionally, Simu Liu has charmed audiences with his portrayal of Jung Kim in the popular CBC Television sitcom Kim’s Convenience and also lent his talents to the character Ken in Barbie.

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Wiki Facts & About Data
Full Name: SEE-moo Lee-yoo
Stage Name: Simu Liu
Born: 19 April 1989 (age 34 years old)
Place of Birth: Harbin, China
Nationality: Canadian, Chinese
Education: University of Western Ontario, University of Toronto Schools
Height: 1.8 m
Parents: Zhenning Liu, Zheng Liu
Siblings: N/A
Spouse: Not Married
Girlfriend • Partner: Allison Hsu
Children: N/A
Occupation: Actor • TV Personality
Net Worth: $4 million

Early Life & Education

Simu Liu, the creative personality, was born in Harbin, China, on April 19, 1989. Up to the age of five, he was nurtured by his grandparents before his parents, who are both engineers, came to Canada to further their schooling. Zhenning Liu and Zheng Liu are the names of his parents. 

He is his parents’ lone child. He went to the University of Toronto Schools, where he neglected his schoolwork in favour of school talent performances and sports. 

Simu Liu enrolled at the University of Western Ontario‘s Ivey Business School. In 2011, he earned a business administration bachelor’s degree. 


Simu Liu began his acting career with a small role as an uncredited background extra in the 2013 movie Pacific Rim. He later appeared in various TV shows, such as Blood and WaterTaken, and Fresh Off the Boat. In 2016, he landed the role of Jung Kim in the popular CBC Television sitcom Kim’s Convenience, which received critical acclaim and commercial success by running for five successful seasons.

The Marvel Cinematic Universe movie Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings garnered positive reviews for Simu Liu‘s portrayal of Shang-Chi. In 2021, the movie enjoyed a great deal of box office success.

In addition to his successful acting career, Simu Liu is known for his impressive skills as a stuntman, fearlessly performing his stunts in numerous films and television shows. 

Not only does he excel in front of the camera, but Simu Liu also showcases his talents behind the scenes as a writer and producer. Demonstrating his versatility and creativity, he published a memoir titled We Were Dreamers in 2022, offering readers a glimpse into his fascinating journey and experiences.

Awards & Nominations

Canadian Screen Awards

  • 2023: Won Best Host, Live Entertainment Special (The 2022 Juno Awards)
  • 2023: Won Best Live Entertainment Special (The 2022 Juno Awards)
  • 2022: Nominated Best Lead Actor, Comedy (Kim’s Convenience)

ACTRA Awards

  • 2019: Nominated, Outstanding Performance – Ensemble (Kim’s Convenience)
  • 2017: Nominated, Outstanding Performance – Male (Kim’s Convenience)

Dora Mavor Moore Awards

  • 2016: Nominated, Outstanding Ensemble (Banana Boys)

Social Media

  • Twitter: @SimuLiu
  • Instagram: @simuliu
  • Facebook: @SimuLiuOfficial
  • TikTok: @simuliu
  • YouTube: Simu Liu

Personal Life

The 34-year-old Simu Liu, a talented actor known for his role in Marvel’s Shang-Chi, is currently involved in a loving relationship with Allison Hsu. Allison holds the esteemed position of marketing director at Interscope Records

Their beautiful journey together began in late 2022, and they have enjoyed each other’s company ever since. As for their plans, Simu Liu has chosen to keep them private and has not yet revealed any intentions of tying the knot or starting a family.



  • Kim’s Convenience (2016-2021) – Jung Kim (TV series)
  • Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens (2020) – Garbage Boy (TV series)
  • Fresh Off the Boat (2019) – Willie (TV series)
  • Barbie (2023) – Ken
  • The Other Two (2023) – Himself (TV series)
  • One True Love (2023) – Sam
  • Simu Liu – Don’t (2023) – Himself (music video)
  • Simulant (2023) – Casey
  • The Simpsons (2023) – Hubert Wong (voice)
  • Grand Death Lotto (2023) – Louis Lewis

TV Shows

  • Blood and Water (2015) – Henry Yan (recurring)
  • Taken (2017) – Arthur Zhang (recurring)
  • Orphan Black (2017) – Arthur Zhang (recurring)
  • The Expanse (2018) – Brad Chen (recurring)
  • Corner Gas Animated (2021) – Gerald Mesmerizer (voice)
  • Hello (Again) (2022) – Dr. Chau (creator, writer, executive producer)
  • Screen Rant Pitch Meetings (2022) – Himself (TV series)
  • Seven Wonders (2023) – Dr. Nate Grady (TV series, in production)

Net Worth

Simu Liu, a talented actor best known for playing Shang-Chi in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, has recently seen a tremendous increase in net worth. Liu‘s estimated net worth of $4 million has dramatically improved due to his notoriety as a martial arts hero. 

Notably, he reportedly received a staggering $6 million for his part in the eagerly anticipated movie, boosting his overall wealth.

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