Brian Tee is a Japanese-American actor. He is most known as the starring character, Dr. Ethan Choi, in the NBC medical drama series, Chicago Med.
Tee has also been seen in movies like The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, The Wolverine, Jurassic World, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows.
We take a look at the career of Brian Tee to determine what his net worth is, as of 2020.
What is Brian Tee Worth? Wealth & Salary Details
As reported by celebritynetworth.com, Brian Tee has a net worth of $4 million. His wealth comes from his two-decade-long career as an actor. Starting his on-screen career in 2000, Tee has accumulated a total of 75 acting credits.
Brian Tee started his career in the 2000s with minor roles in TV shows like The Pretender, The Invisible Man, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
He also had a minor role in 2002’s Austin Powers in Goldmember, starring Mike Myers.
His first major role came as the main antagonist, D.K. Takashi, in the 2006 action movie, The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift.
Following his growing popularity, Tee was able to land prominent roles on television like Andy Meltzer in the ABC medical drama, Grey’s Anatomy; Eddie Choi in the drama series, Crash; and Akira Kimura in the NBC police-procedural drama, Grimm.
In the 2013 superhero movie, The Wolverine, starring Hugh Jackman, Tee played Noburo Mori.
He gained prominent recognition and favor with fans and critics with his starring role as Dr. Ethan Choi in the NBC medical drama, Chicago Med. Tee reprised his role in further spin-offs of the show, namely Chicago Fire and Chicago P.D.
His other notable movie credits include 2015’s Jurassic World, starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, and Vincent D’Onofrio; and 2016’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows, starring Megan Fox, Stephen Amell, and Will Arnett, among others.
Box Office Earnings (Movies)
The table below shows the international box-office revenue of some of the most commercially successful movies to have featured Brian Tee:
|Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)||$63 million||$296.7 million|
|The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006)||$85 million||$159 million|
|The Wolverine (2013)||$100–132 million||$414.8 million|
|Jurassic World (2015)||$150 million||$1.670 billion|
|Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016)||$135 million||$245.6 million|
Brian Tee: Short Biography
Jae-Bum Takata, the man that would come to be known as Brian Tee, was born on March 15, 1977, in Okinawa, Japan.
The 43-year-old is Korean from his mother’s side and Japanese-American from his father’s side. When he turned two, his parents moved to the United States and settled in Southern California.
He graduated from Glen A. Wilson High School and attended the University of California, Berkeley, where he pursued a Bachelor in Arts degree in theater and performing arts.
Relationships, Wife, and Children
As of this writing, Brian Tee is married to the actress Mirelly Taylor. Taylor is a Mexican-born actress most known for playing Isabella Alpert in the ABC mystery drama series, Lost.
The couple has one daughter together: Madelyn Skyler, born on August 10, 2015.