Masi Oka and his family moved to Los Angeles when he was 6 years old. He has an I.Q. of over 180, and is gifted with many artistic talents.
Along with standard elementary school, he attended Saturday school in L.A. where he learned English, U.S. history, etc. He graduated in 1997 from Brown University with a major in Computer Science and Mathematics and a minor in Theatre Arts.
Masi spent a number of years working for visual effects studios, most notably George Lucas's "Industrial Light & Magic." During this time he worked on such popular films as Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, War of the Worlds and Star Wars (Episodes I - III). He has indicated that he worked in programming the tools that the artists use in CGI special effects.
Masi has acted in a number of popular television series and films such as Heroes, Without a Trace, Scrubs, Gilmore Girls, Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Austin Powers in Goldmember, Robot Chicken, Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde and Get Smart. He also wrote the short film Chester's Big Night.
- Luis (TV Series)
- Scrubs (TV Series)
- House of the Dead 2 (2005)
- Reno 911! (TV Series)
- Get Smart (2008)
- Fired Up! (2009)
- Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
- The Meg (2018)