- Jan 02, 2023
Ke Huy Quan (born August 20, 1971), also known as Jonathan Ke Quan, is an American actor. Quan played Short Round in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) and Data in The Goonies (1985). Following roles in the sitcom Head of the Class (1991) and film Encino Man (1992), he stopped acting due to lack of opportunities, and obtained a film degree from the USC School of Cinematic Arts. He went on to work as a stunt coordinator and assistant director. Quan returned to acting in 2021. For his role as a naïve husband navigating the multiverse in the science fiction film Everything Everywhere All at Once (2022), he received acclaim and won many accolades, including a Golden Globe Award and a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.