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Masi Oka Found a Hollywood Solution to His Math Problem

The ‘Spies in Disguise’ actor left Tokyo for America with his mother in search of top schools and wound up in television and the movies

香蕉视频苹果下载 Masi Oka, 44, is an actor, producer and digital-effects artist. He starred in NBC’s “Heroes” and in CBS’s “Hawaii Five-O.” He will be the voice of Agent K in “Spies in Disguise,” due out on Dec. 25. He spoke with Marc Myers.

香蕉视频苹果下载When I was 5, the principal of my school in Tokyo asked to speak with my mother. She told my mom I was exceptionally talented in math but that my ability would be wasted in Japanese schools.

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