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The Best Asian Actors Under 25  

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List Rules Vote up the most successful Asian actors who are 24 years old or younger.

The past few years have seen the rise of several great young Asian actors in Hollywood. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t still a long way to go when it comes to increasing the presence of young Asian actors in the industry. Here you’ll find some of the best Asian actors under 25, such as Jacob Batalan from Spider-Man: Homecoming.

One of the Asian actors under 25 that you’ll recognize is Hudson Yang of Fresh Off the Boat fame. Karan Brar is another of the top young male Asian actors. This list of famous young Asian actors includes stars like Forrest Wheeler from Fresh Off the Boat and Brandon Soo Hoo from Ender’s Game

If you don’t see your favorite young Asian actors under 25, be sure to add them to the list. And vote for your favorite Asian young actors so they rise up the list.

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Forrest Wheeler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Forrest Wheeler Age 15
Forrest Wheeler (born March 21, 2004) is an American actor. In 2014, he was cast as a series regular on the ABC comedy series Fresh Off the Boat.
2
Ryan Potter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Age 23
Ryan Potter (born September 12, 1995) is an American actor, voice actor, and martial artist. Beginning his career as a professional actor at the age of fifteen, Potter is perhaps best known for ...more
3
Hudson Yang is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Hudson Yang Age 15
Hudson David Yang (born October 24, 2003) is an American child actor. In 2014, he was cast as the lead in the ABC television series, Fresh Off the Boat. He is the son of writer and journalist ...more
4
Ian Chen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Ian Chen Age 12
Ian Chen (born September 7, 2006) is an American actor. In 2014, he was cast as a series regular in the ABC comedy series Fresh Off the Boat.
5
Karan Brar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Age 20
Karan Brar (born January 18, 1999) is an American actor, best known for his child roles as Chirag Gupta in the Wimpy Kid feature film franchise, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: ...more
6
Jacob Batalon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Jacob Batalon Age 22
Jacob Batalon (born October 9, 1996) is an American actor best known for his role as Ned Leeds in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), Avengers: Infinity War ...more
7
Brandon Soo Hoo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Age 23
Brandon Soo Hoo (born November 2, 1995) is an American teen actor who had a role in the 2008 Ben Stiller film Tropic Thunder and Incredible Crew created by Nick Cannon. Soo Hoo plays Scott in ...more
8
Mackenyu is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Mackenyu Age 22
Mackenyu Arata (born November 16, 1996) is a Japanese-American actor born in Los Angeles. He is the son of Japanese actor, producer, director, and martial artist Sonny Chiba. He starred as Cadet ...more
9
Isaac Jin Solstein is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Isaac Jin Solstein Age 20
Isaac Jin Solstein appeared in the 2010 The Last Airbender.
10
Lance Lim is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Lance Lim Age 18
Lance Lim (December 16, 2000) is an actor known for playing Justin Chang on TV series Speechless (2016-2019), Gun-Woo on Splitting Up Together (2018-2019), and Eugene in PEN15 (2019).
11
Major Curda is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Major Curda Age 19
Major Curda is an actor.
12
Ian Ho is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Age 8
Ian Ho is a Canadian-born actor best known for his role as Nicky Nelson in A Simple Favor (2018). He also plays Ryan on Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale (2019).
13
Ethan Dizon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Age 17
Ethan Dizon is a child actor.
14
Aramis Knight is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Age 19
Aramis Knight (born October 3, 1999) is an American actor who has made appearances in dozens of television and an occasional movie roles. He is best known for the role of Bean in the 2013 film ...more
15
Teo Briones is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Teo Briones Age 14
Teo Briones (born January 11, 2005) is an actor known for playing Malcolm Cutler on Pretty Little Liars (2013), Timmy Bernardi on Days of Our Lives (2013), and Casey in Wind River (2017).
16
Zhenwei Wang is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Zhenwei Wang Age 23
Zhenwei Wang (born October 20, 1995) is a film actor, known for playing Cheng in The Karate Kid (2010).
17
Chella Man is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Age 20
Chella Man (born November 26, 1998) is an American YouTuber, actor, model, and artist. He is known for sharing his experiences as a transgender, Deaf, genderqueer, Jewish person of color on ...more
18
Tenzing Norgay Trainor is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Tenzing Norgay Trainor Age 17
Tenzing Norgay Trainor (born September 4, 2001) is an actor known for playing Parker Rooney on Liv and Maddie (2013-2017), Parker Rooney on Jessie (2014), and Jimbo on Knight Squad (2018). He ...more
19
Colin Petierre is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Age 20
Colin Petierre (born February 20, 1999) is a Canadian actor and dancer known for playing Josh in The Next Step (2014-2015), Sasha Roy in Backstage (2016-2017), and Bobby in Dino Dana (2018).
20
Albert Tsai is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Asian Actors Under 25
Albert Tsai Age 14
Albert Tsai (born August 5, 2004) is an American actor. He is best known for starring as Fred on the Disney Channel comedy series Coop & Cami Ask the World (2018-2019) and as Bert Harrison ...more