Ken Jeong Net Worth
Ken Jeong Net Worth and salary: Ken Jeong is an American actor, comedian and physician who has a net worth of $14 million. Born July 13, 1969 in Detroit, Michigan, Ken Jeong is probably best known for his recurring role as Ben Chang on the critically acclaimed comedy series Community, and for his role as Asian gangster Leslie Chow in The Hangover (movie) trilogy. Prior to becoming an actor, Ken Jeong earned degrees from Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He completed his medical residency at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, and is currently a licensed physician in the state of California. He had always been a fan of comedy and took improv classes in Los Angeles where he became acquaintances with future mogul Judd Apatow. When Apatow was working on the 2007 film "Knocked Up", he needed to find someone to play the snarky OBGYN. Jeong fit the bill almost too perfectly. After landing a few more roles in movies and TV, Ken was encouraged by his wife to quit his job and pursue a full-time acting career. Today Ken's show business career runs the gamut and includes theater and improv, leading to parts on NBC's The Office, HBO's Entourage and Curb Your Enthusiasm. Ha has racked up roles in such films as Pineapple Express, Role Models, The Hangover franchise, Zookeeper and Transformers: Dark of the Moon. He was nominated for two 2010 MTV Awards and won the award for Best WTF Moment. He is still technically a licensed doctor in California.