Byron Lawson is a Canadian actor best known for his recurring role as Lee Chen, the head of security, in the post-apocalyptic science fiction television drama series Jeremiah, from 2002-2004.
Lawson was born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. After studying Robotics Engineering at the University of British Columbia, Byron decided to focus on his love of film and acting and put his then job as project manager for a major property developer on hold.
After College, a friend of his asked him to take a meeting with his agent, from this opportunity Byron ended up booking his very first audition.
Since then he has consistently worked as an actor in various projects with the likes of Samuel L. Jackson, Chow Yun-Fat, Mark Wahlberg and Jet Li.