Leonardo Nam (Brian) The Australian actor appeared in 2006’s The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Driftand 2009’s He’s Just Not That Into Youbefore taking a recurring role on HBO’s Westworldin 2016. Nam also made an appearance in The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006) as Morimoto. “Being a father has been one of the most eye-opening experiences of my life,” Nam told Logo in March 2020. [6], Nam is married to Michael Dodge. “I never thought I would be a father, and now that I am it’s almost part of my DNA.”, In order to view the gallery, please allow Manage Cookies. Mike Dodge was an incredible leader and General Manager of Evolve Media. Us Weekly has affiliate partnerships so we may receive compensation for some links to products and services. [1] Nam attended Sydney Technical High School and studied architecture at the University of New South Wales. I directly reported to Mike for 4 years and learned so much from him every day. [2], Before his Hollywood success, he travelled to New York City to pursue his acting career. Edit. Leonardo Nam. Nam and his husband, Michael Dodge, now share twin boys together. Nam and his husband, Michael Dodge, now share twin boys together. The family lives in San Diego. Nam is married to Michael Dodge. [2], Before his Hollywood success, he travelled to New York City to pursue his acting career. [2] Nam left Sydney to follow his dreams of an acting career in New York City, United States at the age of 19. At the age of six, he moved to Sydney, Australia. The family lives in San Diego. He gained further recognition for his roles as Morimoto in The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006), and Brian McBrian in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008). Part of the American Media Entertainment Group. Nam was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, to Korean immigrant parents. Leonardo Nam (born 5 November 1979) is an Australian actor. Nam was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, to Korean immigrant parents. He played Brian again in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2; in the sequel, his character has a larger role. [2] His breakthrough role came in his performance of Roy in The Perfect Score (2004). The Australian actor appeared in 2006’s The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift and 2009’s He’s Just Not That Into You before taking a recurring role on HBO’s Westworld in 2016. [4] In 2016, he joined the cast of the HBO series Westworld. A post shared by Leonardo Nam (@leonardo_nam) on Feb 24, 2019 at 10:15am PST Early Life and Education: From Argentina to Australia Leonardo was raised by his parents in the capital of Argentina -both of them were Korean immigrants who moved to … [3] He studied with several acting teachers in New York, namely Austin Pendleton and William Carden at HB Studio. The family lives in San Diego. In 2016, he began starring as Felix Lutz in Westworld (2016–present), the role for which he is best known and has brought him widespread recognition. In 2016, he began starring as Felix Lutz in Westworld (2016–present), the role for which he is best known and has brought him widespread recognition. Around 2008, while getting in shape at a gym for his role in the film The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 , Nam met his husband at a gym, and they have twin sons (born 2017) together. [2] His breakthrough role came in his performance of Roy in The Perfect Score (2004). He gained further recognition for his roles as Morimoto in The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006), and Brian McBrian in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008). 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Around 2008, while getting in shape at a gym for his role in the film The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2, Nam met his husband at a gym, and they have twin sons (born 2017) together. 52.8k Followers, 1,301 Following, 781 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Leonardo Nam (@leonardo_nam) [7][8][9][10], Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series (2016), Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, "Leonardo Nam went from sleeping in Central Park to HBO's 'Westworld, "Leonardo Nam | Biography and Filmography", "Steve Aoki and BTS's "Waste It on Me" Music Video: A Guide to the All-Asian Cast", "Leonardo Nam: The 'Westworld' Star Is Poised for More "Exposure, "Leonardo Nam on How "Westworld"—And Gay Fatherhood—Changed Him", "Someone San Diego Should Know: Leonardo Nam", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Leonardo_Nam&oldid=982250458, Australian expatriate male actors in the United States, People educated at Sydney Technical High School, Short description is different from Wikidata, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WorldCat identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 7 October 2020, at 00:57. Part of the American Media Entertainment Group.Powered by WordPress.com VIP, Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window). Leonardo Nam (born 5 November 1979) is an Australian actor. “I never thought I would be a father, and now that I am it’s almost part of my DNA.” Shutterstock (2) Bradley Whitford (Al Lowell) Nam is married to Michael Dodge. His first few nights he slept in Central Park and then found jobs working as a waiter and bartender. [3] He studied with several acting teachers in New York, namely Austin Pendleton and William Carden at HB Studio. [5] In 2018 he was featured in the music video "Waste It on Me" by Steve Aoki featuring BTS. He made his breakthrough as Roy in The Perfect Score (2004). 801 Followers, 450 Following, 62 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Michael Dodge-Nam (@mikedodgenam) Nam also made an appearance in The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006) as Morimoto. [6], Nam is married to Michael Dodge. [2] Nam left Sydney to follow his dreams of an acting career in New York City, United States at the age of 19. “Being a father has been one of the most eye-opening experiences of my life,” Nam told Logo in March 2020. Around 2008, while getting in shape at a gym for his role in the film The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2, Nam met his husband at a gym, and they have twin sons (born 2017) together. His first few nights he slept in Central Park and then found jobs working as a waiter and bartender. He played Brian again in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2; in the sequel, his character has a larger role. Mike made us into a great team. He had a small role in the 2005 film The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants as Brian McBrian, a hardcore gamer. At the age of six, he moved to Sydney, Australia. He made his breakthrough as Roy in The Perfect Score (2004). [1] Nam attended Sydney Technical High School and studied architecture at the University of New South Wales. [4] In 2016, he joined the cast of the HBO series Westworld.