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Khigh Dhiegh (1910–1991)

Khigh Dhiegh was born on August 25, 1910 in Spring Lake, New Jersey, USA as Kenneth Dickerson. He was an actor, known for The Manchurian Candidate (1962), Seconds (1966) and Hawaii Five-O (1968). He was married to Mary Dickerson. He died on October 25, 1991 in Mesa, Arizona, USA. See full bio »


(age 81) in Mesa, Arizona, USA

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Known For

The Manchurian Candidate
Seconds Davalo
Hawaii Five-O
Hawaii Five-O Wo Fat
Noble House
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 1990 Forbidden Nights (TV Movie)
Lu Ming
 1989 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Mob Boss
- Wish You Were Here (1989) ... Mob Boss
 1988 Noble House (TV Mini-Series)
Four Finger Wu
- Part IV (1988) ... Four Finger Wu
- Part III (1988) ... Four Finger Wu
- Part II (1988) ... Four Finger Wu
- Part I (1988) ... Four Finger Wu
 1984 Matt Houston (TV Series)
- Return to Nam: Part 1 (1984) ... Tijo
 1968-1980 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Wo Fat
- Woe to Wo Fat (1980) ... Wo Fat
- Nine Dragons (1976) ... Wo Fat
- Murder: Eyes Only (1975) ... Wo Fat
- The Jinn Who Clears the Way (1972) ... Wo Fat
 1979 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Colonel Chan
- Spending Spree/The Hunted (1979) ... Colonel Chan
 1978 Goin' Coconuts
 1977 Meeting of Minds (TV Series)
Attila the Hun
 1975 Khan! (TV Series)
- Triad (1975) ... Khan (uncredited)
- A Game of Terror (1975) ... Khan (uncredited)
- Mask of Deceit (1975) ... Khan (uncredited)
- Khan (1975) ... Khan (uncredited)
 1974 Judge Dee and the Monastery Murders (TV Movie)
Dee Jen-djieh (Judge Dee)
 1973-1974 Kung Fu (TV Series)
Warlord Sing Lu Chan / Chung / Shang Tzu
- Besieged: Cannon at the Gates (1974) ... Warlord Sing Lu Chan
- Besieged: Death on Cold Mountain (1974) ... Warlord Sing Lu Chan
- The Spirit-Helper (1973) ... Chung
- Alethea (1973) ... Shang Tzu
 1974 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
- The Two Million Dollar Hit (1974) ... Chong
 1972 Anna and the King (TV Series)
Prince Naret
- The Marriage of Prince Chula (1972) ... Prince Naret
 1971 The Mephisto Waltz
Zanc Theun
 1969-1970 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
Toshio Masaki / General Wo
- Butterfly (1970) ... Toshio Masaki
- Doomsday (1969) ... General Wo
 1970 The Hawaiians
Kai Chung
 1969 Ironside (TV Series)
Hsai Hsu Mak
- Love My Enemy (1969) ... Hsai Hsu Mak
 1968 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Fu Cheng
- To Catch a Roaring Lion (1968) ... Fu Cheng
 1967-1968 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Din Chang / Baron Saigo
- The Night of the Pelican (1968) ... Din Chang
- The Night of the Samurai (1967) ... Baron Saigo
 1968 Istanbul Express (TV Movie)
Mr. C
 1968 The Destructors
King Chou Lai
 1966 The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Col. Frank Faber / THRUSH Director
- The Atlantis Affair (1966) ... Col. Frank Faber
- The Garden of Evil Affair (1966) ... THRUSH Director
 1966 Seconds
 1965 How to Murder Your Wife
Bald Actor Playing Thug
 1964 Fanfare for a Death Scene (TV Movie)
 1963 13 Frightened Girls
 1962 Teahouse of the August Moon (TV Movie)
Mr. Sumata
 1962 The Manchurian Candidate
Dr. Yen Lo
 1962 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- The Cross and the Dragon (1962) ... Yangkai
 1962 Naked City (TV Series)
Mr. Wong (Association Head)
- The Contract (1962) ... Mr. Wong (Association Head)
 1960 The Islanders (TV Series)
- Flight from Terror (1960) ... Khongar
 1958 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
- Hour of the Rat (1958) ... Sakamura (as Kaie Deei)
 1957 Time Limit
Col. Kim (as Kaie Deei)
 1957 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
General Mori
- The Enemy (1957) ... General Mori (as Keie Deei)
 1951 Suspense (TV Series)
- The Juiceman (1951) ... Tim (as Kaie Deei)
 1950 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
- Away from It All (1950) ... Seu (as Kaie Deei)

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Author of "The Eleventh Wing".

Alternate Names:

Kaie Deei | Keie Deei

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