Michael Yama


Michael Yama

Michael Yama (Comrade Chang, Mr. D., Lama, Sherpa in Climbing Everest) has appeared in Gumsimao at the Playwright’s Arena at LATC and in The Nisei Widows Club at the East West Players. Michael has been Artist in Residence at East Los Angeles College and has appeared in Nagasaki Dust, The Lower Depths, and The White Devil.

Michael was Kimo on the soap opera General Hospital and Kei on the television series Hotel. He has appeared in many other television shows, including Just Shoot Me, Angel, JAG, X-Files, and Alias.

His feature film credits include Down and Out in Beverly Hills and Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom. He has appeared in numerous commercials. His voice credits include Avatar, GI Joe, Rocket Power, and Spawn.

Submitted on April 1, 2005