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He became a superhero
Date of birth
Point of origin
A layoff prompted him to follow his desire to act.
Simu Liu, 1989- , China.
Liu and his family came to Canada when he was five years old, and after studying business, he worked as an accountant. A layoff prompted him to follow his desire to act, and he found several smaller roles before his award-winning performance in Kim’s Convenience. He is now cast as Marvel superhero Shang-Chi.