Steven Yeun: What Happened To Glenn From ‘The Walking Dead’? Where Is He Now?

Take a look at what Steven Yeun has been up to, including his roles in movies and TV shows, the new addition to his family, his age and net worth!

Steven Yeun: What Happened To Glenn From ‘The Walking Dead’? Where Is He Now?

Steven Yeun, commonly recognized as Glenn Rhee in the popular TV show ‘The Walking Dead’, has worked on several different projects including movies, other television shows and even some voice acting. We’re going to take a look into all the basics you need to know about this actor including his age, net worth and some of the roles he has taken on. We’ll also take a brief look into his new adventure into fatherhood.

The Basics

His age, net worth and more!

Steven Yeun was born in Seoul, South Korea on December 21st, 1983 and moved to the United States as a child and grew up in Troy, Michigan. He’s now 33 years old and the father of a new baby boy, born in March of 2017. Yeun is married to Joana Pak. He has held several roles, including many guest appearances in popular television shows and a lot of voice acting roles. While a number of the movies he has taken part in may not be highly well known, people are still quick to recognize the face of the amicable character from ‘The Walking Dead’. It can be easy to get curious about the net worth of actors like Yeun, who may not appear in all the most popular films currently but is certainly not lacking in work! Yeun himself has a net worth of $4 million, which definitely isn’t bad! Considering all the recent projects Yeun has been working on, that number is sure to keep growing.

Movie Roles

‘The Star’, ‘Okja’ and other movie roles!

Yeun has taken part in several movies recently. One such movie is an animated film titled ‘The Star’. This movie carries the story of a group of animals who become Christmas heroes. Yeun plays the role of Bo the Donkey, who is a main character in the story. Another relatively popular role in a recent film that Yeun has taken part in is the role of K in the movie ‘Okja’. This is a film released in 2017 that tells the story of what is essentially a new kind of animal, named Okja. A huge, powerful company seeks to take Okja in order to create a new meat production system but a young girl named Mija seeks to stop them. ‘Mayhem’ is another 2017 that Yeun has taken part in. It’s clear that he’s been pretty busy this past year. This film is about an office that becomes subjected to a virus. This virus causes the employees of the office to begin to take action on their darkest impulses. Yeun also played a role in the movie ‘I Origins’. This is a film about a discovery of evidence that holds the possibility to massively change society by a molecular biologist and his partner. Yeun plays the character Kenny in this film. An upcoming film that Yeun is taking part in is titled ‘Chew’ and is an animated film set to release in 2018. It tells the story of Tony Chu, played by Yeun, who is a cibopathic detective, which means he is able to get psychic visions from whatever he eats. This requires him to have to turn to a little cannibalism in order to solve murders.

Television Roles

Yeun’s TV show roles include ‘The Walking Dead’ and ‘Voltron: Legendary Defender’!

Steven Yeun is most well known for his role as Glenn Rhee in the TV show ‘The Walking Dead’. For those who haven’t already watched this popular show, it’s about a group of survivors struggling to make their way through a post-apocalyptic landscape filled with zombies and people who at times are even more frightening. Voltron: Legendary Defender is another TV show that Yeun has played a relatively large part in. He’s taken part in 25 episodes, playing the voice of a character named Kieth. Yeun also appears in the sequel to the popular TV show ‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’ series titled “The Legend Of Korra”. He plays the voice of the character Wan, who is present for three episodes of the series. Yeun has also played in guest roles for several different TV shows. This includes a role in ‘American Dad’ as Charles in the episode titled ‘Blargnarst, A Love Story”. He’s also shown up in ‘The Big Bang Theory’ as the character Sebastian, also in a single episode. A popular children’s TV show, ‘Trollhunters’ features Yeun as the voice of the character Steve Palchuk, who shows up in 17 episodes within the series. This show tells the story of a regular boy who becomes a Trollhunter through the discovery of a magic amulet.


Aside from Yeun’s popular work on ‘The Walking Dead”, he’s been quite busy talking part in several TV shows and movies that are definitely worth checking out. On top of becoming a new father, this actor must have his hands full! We hope to see much more of this actor’s work in the future, so that we can enjoy the roles he can take on as much as we have enjoyed his portrayal of Glenn.