Six Things You Never Knew About 'The Mentalist' Star Tim Kang!

Wed, March 10, 2010 6:30pm EDT by Add first Comment
Courtesy of CBS

Courtesy of CBS

You may know Tim as a star on the hit show The Mentalist — but did you know he’s also a Harvard grad?

Tim Kang, 36, is quite the success story! Tim plays Kimball Cho on the hit CBS show The Mentalist, (which won a 2009 People’s Choice Award for “Favorite New TV Drama”) and was in the movie Rambo, opposite Sylvester Stallone!

And besides his successful acting career, which includes reoccurring roles in shows such as The Office, The Sopranos, and Monk, he is also graduated with a masters from Harvard! Hmm … brains and a cute face! But that’s not all you don’t know about this TV hottie!

Six Things You Never Knew About Tim Kang:

  • When I was twelve, I broke my arm while riding a half pipe on my skateboard. I year later, I broke my arm again doing the same trick. I stopped trying to do that trick.
  • I have a black belt in Taekwondo.
  • I was the lead singer for a rock band in high school, and we opened a show for Primus.
  • I lived in Hawaii for a year.
  • I ran with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain.
  • I’m an avid scuba diver.
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