Born in Beijing and spent his childhood in Hong Kong, James later moved to America with his family. He chose James Pak as his name when started his acting career in the 1980's. James played many actions roles, sometimes very minor roles, more than a dozen movies, including BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA. The only non-action role he played is Mr. Tung, a Chinese army officer, in 1989's Canadian TV movie BETHUNE: THE MAKING OF A HERO.
In the early 1990's, James moved back to Hong Kong and continued his acting career. Known as James Pak, he was in six movies, including THE HEROIC TRIO, LOVE AMONG THE TRIAD, and DRAGON CHRONICLES. Then he moved to Japan and appeared in a TV series and a movie. After that, he was on the move again and stared in Chinese TV series TOU DU KE (people crossing the boarder illegally) last year. After finishing another TV series SHI JIE MEI YOU MO RI (translation: World Will Not End), he has planed another Chinese TV production AI DE XUAN LÜ (MELODY OF LOVE), in which he will play the lead along with Japanese actor Takashi Sorimachi (FULLTIME KILLER).
Source : Monkeypeaches