Daniel Dae Kim is a Korean-born American actor best known for his role as Jin-Soo Kwon on the science fiction television series Lost, from 2004-2010.
He currently stars as Chin Ho Kelly in the police procedural television drama series Hawaii Five-0, since 2010.
Prior to his casting in Lost, he was probably best known for numerous recurring roles in the genres of science fiction and fantasy.
Despite his character on Lost having no ability to speak Enlish whatsoever, he is actually fluent in English.
He has been seen in Angel, 24, Star Trek:Voyager, Star Trek: Enterprise, Crusade, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The Shield and other shows. He also made guest appearances on Seinfeld, NYPD Blue and ER.
He also had a small part in Spider-Man 2 as a scientist working in Doctor Octavius' laboratory.
Kim is the voice of the character Johnny Gat in the Xbox 360 game Saints Row. He also provided his voice to 24 the game in which he played his character from the show, Tom Baker.