It can be difficult to build a notable career as a young celebrity, especially if you're an Asian actor or actress. We've put together a list of Asian actors and actresses under 40 who are making waves with audiences and winning acclaim for their work in television and film.
We aren't only listing the best East Asian actors like Claudia Kim and Charles Melton, but famous Asian actors and actresses from the United States and Britan, like Constance Wu and Henry Golding. We've also included Filipino actors like Manny Jacinto and Vanessa Hudgens and South Asian actresses and actors such as Priyanka Chopra. All of these young Asian actors are at different points in their careers, but all of them are owning their space in Hollywood and we can't wait to see where their future takes them!
Who's your pick for the best Asian actors under 40 in Hollywood right now? Check out the list of famous young Asian actors below and vote up the ones you think are nailing their roles and taking the industry by storm.
- Crazy Rich Asians
- The Travel Show
- A Simple Favor
- The Good Place
- Bad Times at the El Royale
- Top Gun: Maverick
- Ralph Breaks the Internet
- Pretty Little Liars
- To All The Boys I've Loved Before
- Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists
- Fresh Off The Boat
- The Sisterhood of Night
- 13 Reasons Why
- Orange Is The New Black
- Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse