Ethan Dizon

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Ethan Dizon
Born Ethan C. Dizon
2002 (2002) (age 16)
Los Angeles, California
Nationality American
Occupation Actor
Years active 2008–present
Notable work The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete

Ethan C. Dizon is an American child actor, best known for playing Pete in The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete.

Early life

Dizon was as Ethan C. Dizon born in 2002 in Los Angeles, California to an American family of Chinese descent.[1] He is the great-grandson of well-known World War II veteran and US postmaster Lim Poon Lee, and the grand-nephew of Chinese actress Chow Kwun-Ling.[1]

Career

In 2008, Dizon made his acting debut from the CBS's comedy series How I Met Your Mother.[1] In 2009, he played a guest role in the series 'Til Death, and in the Grey's Anatomy in 2012. He played the titular role in the short film Paulie.[1]

In 2013, Dizon played the titular role of Pete in the drama film The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete along with Skylan Brooks, Anthony Mackie and Jennifer Hudson, and the film was directed by George Tillman, Jr..[2] The film was released on October 11, 2013 by Lionsgate Entertainment. Brooks was highly praised by media and film critics.[2][3][4] He has also played the role of Ricky Irvine in the comedy-drama Bad Words.

Dizon has played the role Kwan in the comedy Get a Job, which is scheduled to be released in 2016.[1]

Filmography

Film

Year Title Role Notes
2011 Bad Mom Rod TV film
2012 Prodigy Bully Hugo Kim TV film
2012 Paulie Paulie Short film
2013 The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete Pete
2013 Bad Words Ricky Irvine
2015 Table 58 Kid TV film
2016 Get a Job Kwan Completed

Television

Year Title Role Notes
2008–2009 How I Met Your Mother Ben 2 episodes
2009 'Til Death Chung He 1 episode
2012 Grey's Anatomy Sean 1 episode
2013 Sullivan & Son Quan 1 episode
2013 Awkward The Accountant 2 episodes
2013 Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself – Guest 2 episodes
2013 Made in Hollywood Himself 1 episode
2014 Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street Zao 1 episode
2014 About a Boy Boy #3 1 episode
2014 The League Classmate #1 1 episode
2015 Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn Dougie 1 episode

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 LAVENTURE, TOM (March 22, 2013). "Ethan Dizon comes from proud roots". aapress.com. Retrieved August 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. 2.0 2.1 SPELLING, IAN (October 11, 2013). "Young stars Skylan Brooks and Ethan Dizon triumph in 'The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete'". nydailynews.com. Retrieved August 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. HERNDON, JESSICA (October 10, 2013). "Child Actors In 'The Inevitable Defeat Of Mister & Pete' Are Incredibly Impressive". huffingtonpost.com. Retrieved August 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. HERNDON, JESSICA (October 10, 2013). "Kid stars of 'Mister & Pete' show impressive range". yahoo.com. Retrieved August 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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