Keong Sim

Keong Sim is a Korean-American actor. He is best known for portraying Dr. Sung Park in the TNT medical drama Monday Mornings and Pastor Wayne in the Netflix series Dead to Me.

Early life

Keong Sim was born in Vietnam on January 16, 1969 and is a Korean American from Chicago. Sim attended Loyola Academy, graduating in 1987, and earned a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from the University of Chicago in 1992.


Keong is a comedy mentor of Laughter for a Change and has acted in numerous television, film and stage productions. In addition to his skills as an improvisational theater actor and teacher, Keong has worked at The Public Theater in New York City, and the Steppenwolf Theater in his hometown, as well as around the globe, in places such as Canada, Cuba, England and the Czech Republic. Keong has worked extensively using improvisation techniques for corporate training seminars.