Matthew Yang King


Matthew Yang King
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Matthew Yang King, voice of Eddy Raja's pirates.
Born 1974
New York City, New York.[1]
Nationality American
Uncharted work Uncharted: Drake's Fortune
Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception
Other notable work Strong Medicine
Numb3rs
24


Matthew Yang King, born 1974 in New York City, New York, is an American actor.

Perhaps best known for his work on the medical drama Strong Medicine and crime series Numb3rs, King provides the voice work for Eddy Raja's pirates in the Uncharted series.

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[edit] Biography

Matthew Yang King was born in 1974 in New York City, New York. In preparation for a career in acting, King Majored in Drama at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.[1]

[edit] Career

Starting out in the early 2000s, one of Matthew King Yang's first roles placed him on the medical drama ER. After making appearances on popular television series The West Wing and Friends, King would begin voice acting, providing the voice of Illidan Stormrage in the World of Warcraft series. Shortly after his work on World of Warcraft, King captured one of the more notable roles of his career, being a recurring character on medical drama Strong Medicine for several seasons. While on Strong Medicine, King provided the voice of Sumaru in the Naruto television series and began his work on the crime drama Numb3rs, going on to appear in 14 episodes of the latter as a recurring character. More recently, King starred in the eighth season of crime series 24.[2]

[edit] Uncharted work

King's first work in the Uncharted series comes in the 2007 video game Uncharted: Drake's Fortune, in which he is one of several actors to provide voice work for Eddy Raja's pirates.[3]

In the 2009 video game Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, King reprises his role as multiplayer component of the game.[4]

King again reprises his role as Eddy's pirates in the multiplayer component of the 2011 video game Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception.[5]


Media Role
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune (2007) Eddy Raja's pirates
Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (2009) Eddy Raja's pirates (multiplayer)
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (2011) Eddy Raja's pirates (multiplayer)

[edit] Personal life

Matthew Yang King currently resides in Los Angeles, California with his wife and child.[1]

[edit] References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Bio" on Matthew Yang King
  2. "Matthew Yang King" at the Internet Movie Database
  3. "Uncharted: Drake's Fortune Tech Info" on GameSpot
  4. "Full cast and crew for Uncharted 2: Among Thieves" at the Internet Movie Database
  5. "Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception Tech Info" on GameSpot
Last edited by In Motion on 16 December 2011 at 16:28
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