François Chau



Place of birth:

Phnom Penh, Cambodia:


François Chau (born October 26, 1959. height 5' 8" (1,73 m)) is a Cambodian-American actor. He is known for his role as Dr. Pierre Chang in ABC's Lost, and more recently as Dr Chang in the film 21 & Over. Chau was born in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, of Chinese and Vietnamese descent. When he was roughly 6 years old he and his family moved to Saigon (now Ho Chi Minh City). At the age of 7, Chau moved from Saigon to France due to the Vietnam War and after a year moved to Washington, D.C. United States. It was here that Chau and his family lived and where Chau was schooled. After he graduated from College, Chau moved out to Los Angeles where he has remained since  and now lives with his wife and daughter.

Film Credits

Raya and the Last Dragon (2021)
as Wahn (voice)
The Honeymoon Phase (2020)
as The Director
Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020)
as Mr. Keo
The Boy Next Door (2015)
as Detective Johnny Chou
21 & Over (2013)
as Dr. Chang
The New Man in Charge (2010)
as Dr. Pierre Chang
The Lodger (2009)
as Sam
Rescue Dawn (2006)
as Province Governor
Paper Bullets (2000)
as Yang
Deep Core (2000)
as Crewmember
Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)
as Four Father Li Lum Chung
Chinese Box (1997)
as Mr. Wong
City of Industry (1997)
as Uncle Luke
Wounded (1997)
as Mr. Lee
Beverly Hills Ninja (1997)
as Izumo
Shattered Mind (1996)
as Resident
No Way Back (1995)
as FBI Agent Gim Takakura
Rapid Fire (1992)
as Farris
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991)
as Shredder
G.I. Joe : The Movie (1987)
as Quick Kick