Goonies star Jonathan Ke Quan, who rose to fame after appearing in ‘Indiana Jones and The Temple of Doom’ is nowhere to be found these days. He is absent from the social media, and it has been over 10 years since his last movie release. This has left his fans, who fell in love with him, because of his enchanting performance in The Gonnies, wondering what exactly is the actor doing at the moment. Recently an interview has revealed, what life is like for the child star of the 80’s these days and what is he up to.
Today, he is working as the assistant of renowned Hong Kong fight choreographer, Corey Yuen. The actor hopes to learn the tips and tricks of the Stunt business from him. The Indiana Jones star is also reportedly working on perfecting his martial arts skills. It has been suggested Ke Quan believes martial arts skills are essential to make it as a stunt director.
Ke Quan has already worked as stunt coordinator in popular action movie franchise like X-men. He has also worked alongside Jet Li in the hit Sci-Fi movie, ‘The one’. Reports suggest he is currently developing an action project, on which he hopes to have a directorial role.
These days Ke Quan has taken a break from his acting career to pursue his lifelong dream of being a stunt director. The actor has revealed in his former interviews that he was a huge fan of Chinese actor Jackie Chan while he was growing up. He also claims that the stunts Chan performed in silver screen were the main source of his inspiration.
It has not yet been clarified whether Ke Quan wants to return performing as an actor in movies. But if good action movies come his way, it is expected that the American actor will definitely return to Hollywood.
The 44 years old Asian-American actor is married to Corinna Ke Quan, who was also his girlfriend before they settled down to start a family. It was rumored Ke Quan had been dating Corrina for over 2 years prior to their marriage. Although, the details about the actor’s children is not yet unknown, he is already married and has a very healthy relationship with his wife, so there are no questions about whether he is gay or not and if he will get a divorce from his wife.
Apart from his two popular performances in the 80's young star, Ke Quan has also appeared in several movies. The most notable of them are Japanese movie Passenger, Encino Man and Hong Kong movie Red Pirate. He has also made appearance in TV shows like Together We Stand and Tales from the Crypt.
His net worth is near $1 million.