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Ivan Shaw is an Taiwanese-born-American actor best known for his role as Adam Webster in the religious drama series The Book of Daniel.

Biography[]

Little is known about Shaw's past, including his birthday, the names of his parents, and why he wanted to become an actor. What is known is that Shaw was born in Taipei, Taiwan, grew up in Upland, California, and studied at both the Upland High School and University of California, Los Angeles. Shaw got his first on-screen role in 2001, when he was cast in an uncredited role as a Triad gangster for the action comedy movie Rush Hour 2. Shaw got his first major recurring role in 2006, when he was first cast as Adam Webster, the adopted son of Daniel and Judith Webster that is dating the daughter of one of Daniel's parishioners, for all 8 episodes of the religious drama series The Book of Daniel. Shaw has since appeared in TV shows and movies such as NCIS, Silicon Valley, Better Things, Nightmare Code, 2 Bedroom 1 Bath, The Time Being, The Truth About Angels, CSI: NY, Monk, Pearson, Insecure, New Girl, Rizzoli & Isles, and Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders.

On Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders[]

Shaw portrayed delusional, international, prolific serial-turned-spree killer, Michael Huang (also known as "The Vinegar Hill Slayer"), in the Season Two episode "Type A".

Filmography[]

  • Nocturne (2020) - Unknown Character
  • The Last Ride (2019) - Officer Stevens
  • Pearson - 2 episodes (2019) - Albert Chan
  • Milkshake Girls (2019) - Skids
  • Casual - 3 episodes (2018) - Jeff
  • American (2018) - David Seki
  • Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders - "Type A" (2017) TV episode - Michael Huang
  • New Girl (2017) - Dean
  • Insecure - 4 episodes (2016) - Justin
  • Better Things (2016) - John
  • Silicon Valley (2016) - Ad Executive
  • Chasing Life (2015) - Joaquin
  • Nightmare Code (2014) - Alex Chou
  • 2 Bedroom 1 Bath (2014) - Peter
  • Rizzoli & Isles (2014) - Holden Hathaway
  • NCIS (2013) - Victor Cheng
  • Sketchy (2012) - Allen
  • The Time Being (2012) - Officer
  • Mission Chinese (2012) - Tao
  • The Truth About Angels (2011) - JC
  • Life Happens (2011) - Ivan
  • Almost Perfect (2011) - Dwayne Sung
  • Get Him to the Greek (2010) - Pinnacle Executive
  • CSI: NY (2010) - Billy James
  • The Tip (2009) - Unknown Character
  • The Young and the Restless - 2 episodes (2008) - Alan
  • Monk (2007) - Producer
  • CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2007) - Bus Boy
  • The Book of Daniel - 8 episodes (2006) - Adam Webster
  • The Closer (2006) - Donny
  • ABC/TTV Micro-Mini Series (2004) - JT
  • The Division (2004) - Lee
  • All My Children - 4 episodes (2003) - Henry Chin
  • Haunted (2002) - Tommy
  • Charmed (2002) - Attendant
  • The Mind of the Married Man (2002) - Machiko
  • General Hospital (2002) - Band Member
  • Rush Hour 2 (2001) - Triad Gangster (uncredited)

External Links[]

For an up-to-date filmography, see here.

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