Soon-Tek Oh
Biographical Information
Born June 29th, 1943
Mokpo, Japanese Korea
Productions Pacific Overtures as Tamate/Samurai/Storyteller/Swordsman (original Broadway cast/video)
Recordings Pacific Overtures (original cast recording)
Vocal Type Baritone

Soon-Tek Oh is a Korean actor.


Born in Mokpo, Korea, he was a member of the East West Players and had a notable early screen appearance as Lieutenant Hip in The Man with the Golden Gun. He also appeared in Death Wish 4, S.F.W. and five separate episodes of M*A*S*H, playing a number of different characters.

Oh would also go on to have a career as a voice actor, portraying Fa Zhou in the Mulan films and General Yala in The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest.


Oh performed in both the musical and television film Pacific Overtures, featuring in the song "There is No Other Way".


Pacific Overtures (1976)(originated the role)

  • There is No Other Way (contains solo lines)
  • Chrysanthemum Tea