Osric Chau was born and raised in Vancouver, Canada. An actor by trade, Osric played Nima, the young Tibetan monk, in Roland Emmerich’s “2012” for Sony Pictures and featured in 5 seasons of the hit CW series SUPERNATURAL as the beloved Kevin Tran. Most recently he was a series regular on the BBC America series DIRK GENTLY’S HOLISTIC DETECTIVE AGENCY.
Osric is also involved in many independent film projects and is currently producing and starring in his first independent feature film shooting here in the Philippines called EMPTY BY DESIGN. Also starring Jasmine Curtis, Chris Pang (In the upcoming blockbuster movie CRAZY RICH ASIANS), Dante Basco (Rufio from HOOK, and Zuko in AVATAR), written and directed by Andrea Walter.
Osric speaks fluent English, French, Mandarin, Cantonese and maintains residences in Vancouver and Los Angeles, though he's strongly considering setting up another residence here in Manila along with his roommate Andrea Walter and producing partner Chris Pang.