Bio

Ever since Parry Shen’s breakout performance in MTV Films’ “Better Luck Tomorrow”, leading a group of over-achieving honor roll students into a downward spiral of crime, Parry has continued to demonstrate his diverse range from Columbia Pictures’ comedy, “The New Guy” and the “Hatchet” horror franchise, to Daytime TV's “General Hospital”.

With television appearances including “NCIS: Los Angeles” and “Criminal Minds”, he currently can be seen as the smarmy, "Brad Cooper" on “General Hospital”, his third outing in “Hatchet III”, "the romantic sex comedy, “Yes, We're Open” and heard in the videogames "Sleeping Dogs", "World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria" and "Far Cry 3". His first feature film helming as producer “UNIDENTIFIED”, is now available on Digital/DVD - visit www.unidentified-movie.com for all platform links.

In the past 6 years, Parry has spoken at over 100 Universities in his spare time -- demystifying the Acting Business and sharing his experiences as an Asian American in the media to college students across the country. He has been profiled on “Entertainment Tonight” and “Extra” as well as in Rolling Stone, People Magazine and The Wall Street Journal.

Daytime Confidential” recently named Parry as one of the 10 Best Soap Opera Newcomers of 2013 and “Soap Opera Digest” dedicated a 2-page spread to highlight Parry's supporting role as being a fan favorite.

Parry is also the co-creator of the graphic novel, “Secret Identities: The Asian American Superhero Anthology”, published by The New Press. The sequel, “SHATTERED” is currently available at all on-line book retailers.

He resides in Southern California with his wife Kim and daughters Avery & Kori.

 

Actor - Filmography

 

  1. "General Hospital" .... Brad Cooper (68 episodes, 2013-2014)
        - Episode #1.13127 (2014)  TV episode .... Brad Cooper (air: 8/28/14)
        - Episode #1.13118 (2014)  TV episode .... Brad Cooper (air: 8/15/14)
        - Episode #1.13117 (2014)  TV episode .... Brad Cooper (air: 8/14/14)
        - Episode #1.13116 (2014)  TV episode .... Brad Cooper (air: 8/13/14)
        (see all episodes )

  2. Snowpiercer (2013) .... Voice Artist (Soldier)

  3. Unidentified (2013) .... Actor, Producer, Story By

  4. Hatchet III (2013) .... Andrew

  5. World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria (2012) (VG) .... Zian of the Endless Shadow

  6. Far Cry 3 (2012) (VG) .... Various

  7. Sleeping Dogs (2012) (VG) .... Winston Chu

  8. Holliston (2012) .... Trent

  9. Yes, We're Open (2012) .... Luke

  10. Surrogate Valentine (2011) .... Bradley

  11. Hatchet II (2010) .... Justin

  12. "NCIS: Los Angeles" .... Ty (2 episodes, 2010)
        - Stand-off (2010) TV episode .... Ty
        - Missing (2010) TV episode .... Ty

  13. The Tivo (2009) .... James

  14. Wet (2008) (VG).... Zhi

  15. Fairy Tale Police (2008) .... Officer Pappas

  16. Rule of Three (2008).... David

  17. "Mad TV" .... Chin-Hwa Dak (1 episode, 2008)
        - Episode #13.13 (2008) TV episode .... Chin-Hwa Dak

  18. "Criminal Minds" .... Bobby Kim (1 episode, 2007)
        - True Night (2007) TV episode .... Bobby Kim

  19. The Gene Generation (2007) .... Jackie

  20. "Brothers & Sisters" .... Dan Silk (2 episodes, 2007)
        - Three Parties (2007) TV episode .... Dan Silk
        - The Other Walker (2007) TV episode .... Dan Silk

  21. Finishing the Game (2007) .... Robert Chang

  22. "Veronica Mars" .... Hsiang 'Charleston' Chu (1 episode, 2006)
        - Charlie Don't Surf (2006) TV episode .... Hsiang 'Charleston' Chu

  23. Hatchet (2006) .... Shawn

  24. "Thief" .... Billy 'Shrimp Boy' Kwan (3 episodes, 2006)
        - Flight (2006) TV episode .... Billy 'Shrimp Boy' Kwan
        - No Direction Home (2006) TV episode .... Billy 'Shrimp Boy' Kwan
        - Everything That Rises Must Converge (2006) TV episode .... Billy 'Shrimp Boy' Kwan

  25. Jane Doe: Yes, I Remember It Well (2006) (TV) .... UFAP

  26. "Without a Trace" .... Steven Park (1 episode, 2005)
        - Honor Bound (2005) TV episode .... Steven Park

  27. The Poseidon Adventure (2005) (TV) .... Enlisted Man

  28. Attack of the Sabretooth (2005) (TV) .... Robbie

  29. "Tru Calling" .... Tyler Li (3 episodes, 2005)
        - 'Twas the Night Before Christmas... Again (2005) TV episode .... Tyler Li
        - In the Dark (2005) TV episode .... Tyler Li
        - Grace (2005) TV episode .... Tyler Li

  30. Passages (2005) .... Frank

  31. "Asia Street Comedy" (2004) TV series .... Various Char (unknown episodes)

  32. First Daughter (2004) .... Rally Leader

  33. Spider-Man 2 (2004) .... Voice Artist (Chinatown Males)

  34. The Deviants (2004) .... Jerry

  35. The Day After Tomorrow (2004) .... Voice Artist (Hideki, Japanese Astronaut)

  36. The Perfect Party (2004) .... Peter

  37. The Hazing (2004) .... Tim Fields
    ... aka Dead Scared (USA: new title)

  38. "NCIS" .... Ben Richmond (1 episode, 2004)
        - Eye Spy (2004) TV episode .... Ben Richmond

  39. The New Guy (2002) .... Glen

  40. "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch" .... Seth (1 episode, 2002)
        - Cloud Ten (2002) TV episode .... Seth

  41. Better Luck Tomorrow (2002) .... Ben Manibag

  42. An American Town (2001) (TV) .... Sophomore

  43. "The Wild Thornberrys" .... Dog (1 episode, 2000)
        - Dragon Me Along (2000) TV episode (voice) .... Dog

  44. Damaged Goods (2000) (TV) .... Josh

  45. The Privateers (2000) (TV) .... Parrot

  46. Game Day (2000) .... Ali

  47. "Party of Five" .... Kyle (1 episode, 1999)
        - I'll Show You Mine (1999) TV episode .... Kyle

  48. "Chicago Hope" .... Harry Lensky (1 episode, 1999)
        - Big Hand for the Little Lady (1999) TV episode .... Harry Lensky

  49. "Cousin Skeeter" .... Billy Blowfeld (1 episode, 1999)
        - Sideshow Skeeter (1999) TV episode .... Billy Blowfeld

  50. "The King of Queens" .... Stockboy (1 episode, 1998)
        - Supermarket Story (1998) TV episode .... Stockboy

  51. "Malibu, CA" .... Kip (1 episode, 1998)
        - Welcome to Malibu (1998) TV episode .... Kip

  52. "Beverly Hills, 90210" .... Staffer (1 episode, 1998)
        - Budget Cuts (1998) TV episode .... Staffer

  53. "Suddenly Susan" .... Robert (1 episode, 1998)
        - Birds Do It, Bees Do It, Even Some of These Do It (1998) TV episode .... Robert

  54. Shrieker (1998) (as Parry Allen) .... David

  55. "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" .... Student (1 episode, 1998)
        - Innocence (1998) TV episode .... Student

  56. "Caroline in the City" .... Tim (1 episode, 1997)
        - Caroline and the Cold Sesame Noodles (1997) TV episode .... Tim

  57. Starship Troopers (1997) (uncredited) .... Student

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