Karl Yune (born April 16, 1975) is an American actor.

Early life

Yune, a Korean American, was born and raised in Washington, D.C.. He studied business, literature, and philosophy before switching to a major in theater at Columbia University's School of Arts, New York, after winning the role of Romeo for a presentation of Romeo and Juliette. He also studied with the Groundlings Improv Group.


Yune got his first lead role in a studio film as Tran, one of the guides in Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid. He has also appeared in Forbidden Warrior, andMemoirs of a Geisha, as well as in the short films Miracle Mile (which has received several awards), and Hold Up. He has also acted in various Off-Broadway plays, and done fashion modeling. Yune will be appearing in Arrow as Maseo Yamashiro, the husband of Tatsu Yamashiro. Karl Yune is sometimes credited as Carl Yune and Karl Hahn (as in Miracle Mile).

Personal life

He is the younger brother of actor Rick Yune. Yune currently resides in Los Angeles.