Steven Yeun (December 21, 1983) is a South Korean-American actor. He is known for playing Glenn Rhee in AMC’s horror television series The Walking Dead from 2010 to 2016. Yeun has also played supporting roles in the films Okja (2017) and Sorry to Bother You (2018).
“After meeting and speaking with Andrew Yang several times, I didn’t see a traditional politician; I saw a real human being who is authentic and genuinely cares deeply about everyday people and our country,” Yeun said in a statement shared by the campaign.
“I think he is rising to the challenge of a new world and he’s uniquely thinking about the future and the life we will leave for our children and further generations,” he continued
Yang said he’s “thrilled” to have Yeun as part of the “growing Yang Gang.”
“His story is a true testament to the American Dream that immigrants from around the world come to this country to pursue,” Yang said.