5th Underground would like to welcome Kevin Tan to the cast of 8 Ball Clown II. Kevin is playing the role of "Sweet Jesus" a overdose reviving drug dealer turned zombie.
Kevin was born in the capital of Taipei, Taiwan. At the mere age of five, Kevin was cast as a child model for a bicycle commercial that aired on national television. His next gig was at the age of six, when he appeared on the popular Taiwanese game show "Happy Sunday". Kevin and his family immigrated to USA during the year of 1997. He said goodbye to his relatives and childhood friends, but never let go of his dream to become an actor. He started making moves toward his goal when he attended Howard Community College. He also began networking with local actors/actresses and others in the local industry in the Baltimore/Washington metro area. Kevin has appeared in many independent films, such as: "Bullet of Life", "Bloody Good Ratings", "The Sobbing Stone", "Livelihood", and "The Projectionist" and the film, "The Projectionist" which was picked up by the Tribeca Film Festival. Kevin has appeared in numerous TV network stations such as National Geographic, History Channel, FOX, ABC, HBO, and MTV and He has worked on major commercials appearing in Back to School, Comcast, Computertraining.com and Carmax. Kevin has acquired additional skills in modeling, booking modeling gigs, such as a print cover for Oxford University's English textbook and on Marriott Courtyard's official website, and etc. Kevin Tan was cast in a day player role in Eyes of the Roshi, starring: Eric Roberts, Ethan Marten and many talented actors. He also received a lead role in "A Time Before" ,a short film submitted for HBO Visionary competition December 2016, winners will be announced in early 2017. Kevin is managed directly by Carlos A.Samudio of Looknow Management US, Atlanta, GA.