Harry Shum, Jr. Net Worth

Harry Shum, Jr. Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Harry Shum, Jr. net worth is
$14 Million

Harry Shum, Jr. Wiki Biography

Harry Shum Jr. was born on the 28th April 1982, in Limón, Costa Rica. He is a dancer and actor well known for his role of Mike Chang portrayed in the series “Glee” (2009 – 2015). In addition to acting, Harry Shum adds sums to his wealth as a choreographer, singer, producer and director. He has been active in the entertainment industry since 2002.

How much is the net worth of Harry Shum Jr.? Reportedly, the wealth of the celebrity is equal to $14 million, as of late 2015, accumulated from his multi-faceted career in the entertainment industry.

Harry Shum, Jr. Net Worth $14 Million

To give some background facts, Harry’s mother is originally from Hong Kong whereas his father comes from Guangzhou, China. When the boy was six, the family moved to San Francisco, California, USA. Harry Shum speaks Spanish, Cantonese and English. He says he was influenced by such dancers as Usher, Dru Hill, Ginuwine and even Michael Jackson. Shum started his career as a dancer in the television show “Comic View” (2002) aired on BET. More, he was a lead dancer in the shows of such singers as Jessica Simpson, Jennifer Lopez, Mariah Carey and Beyonce. Later, he rose to fame starring in the musical comedy drama series “Glee” (2009 – 2015). He was nominated eleven times for the above mentioned role, three of which he won: East West Players Visionary Award for the Breakout Performance, another two awards Harry shared with the cast – Screen Actors Guild Award for the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series as well as Gay People’s Choice Award for the Favourite Music Duo or Group. It is worth mentioning that the cast of the television series has released 16 soundtracks, six compilation albums and 11 extended plays. Undoubtedly, the high popularity of “Glee” helped to increase the wealth of Harry Shum and other members of the cast.

Meanwhile, Harry was in the main cast of the romantic comedy film “Our Family Wedding” (2010) directed by Rick Famuyiwa, and then appeared in the 3D dance film “Step Up 3D” (2010) directed by Jon M. Chu. To add more, he starred alongside Booboo Stewart in the drama comedy “White Frog” (2012) directed by Quentin Lee. Other films that have increased Harry Shum’s net worth were “Moms’ Night Out” (2014) directed by Andrew Erwin and Jon Erwin, “Revenge of the Green Dragons” (2014) directed by Andrew Lau as well as “Fire City: End of Days” (2015) directed by Tom Woodruff Jr.

It should be noted that Shum also starred in the web series “The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers” (2010 – 2011) created and directed by Jon M. Chu. Currently, he is working on the upcoming fantasy series “Shadowhunters” and martial arts film “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny” directed by Yuen Woo-ping. It is expected that the upcoming releases will increase the outright size of the actor’s wealth considerably.

Finally, in the personal life of the actor and dancer, he began dating the actress and dancer Shelby Rabara in 2007, and in 2015 the two married in Costa Rica.

Full NameHarry Shum Jr.
Net Worth$14 Million
Date Of BirthApril 28, 1982
Place Of BirthPuerto Limón, Costa Rica
Height5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)
ProfessionActor, Dancer, Singer, Choreographer, Television Producer
EducationArroyo Grande High School
NationalityCosta Rica
SpouseShelby Rabara, Shelby Rabara
SiblingsSusana Shum, Cristina Shum
NicknamesHarry Shum , Jyve
AwardsEast West Players Visionary Award for the Breakout Performance, Screen Actors Guild Award, Gay People’s Choice Award for the Favourite Music Duo or Group
Music GroupsGlee Cast
MoviesCrouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny, Revenge of the Green Dragons, Step Up 2: The Streets, Glee: The 3D Concert Movie, White Frog, Step Up 3D, The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers, Moms' Night Out, Stomp the Yard, Fire City: End of Days, IGo to Japan, Center Stage: Turn It Up, 3 Minutes,...
TV ShowsFake Off, Glee, The Fran Drescher Show, Rita Rocks, Shadowhunters, Fake Off, Glee, The Fran Drescher Show, Rita Rocks, Shadowhunters
1He was born in Puerto Limón, Costa Rica, to Chinese parents. His father is from Guangzhou and his mother is from Hong Kong.
2Has two older sisters, Susana and Cristina.
3He speaks English, Spanish and Chinese.


Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments2016-2017TV SeriesMagnus Bane
Single by 302016TV Mini-SeriesPeter
ReCore2016Video GameKai Brehn (voice)
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny2016Wei Fang
Fire City: End of Days2015Frank
Glee2009-2015TV SeriesMike Chang Joe Hart
Netflix Musical: Frozen Parody2014Video shortHarry
Revenge of the Green Dragons2014Paul
Moms' Night Out2014Joey
Caper2014TV SeriesLuke
Mortal Kombat: Legacy2013TV SeriesKuai Liang
The Last2012Video shortMan
Already Gone2012ShortScott Lee
White Frog2012Chaz
The LXD: The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers2010-2011TV SeriesElliot Hoo
Top 100 Number Ones2011TV Movie
3 Steps to Self Esteem2011ShortHarry
Best Date Ever!2011ShortStewart
3 Minutes2011/IShortHarry - Hunter #1
Step Up 3D2010Cable
The LXD: The Uprising Begins2010Elliot Hoo
Our Family Wedding2010Harry (as Harry Shum)
iCarly: iGo to Japan2008TV MovieYûki
Center Stage: Turn It Up2008Club Dancer
Greek2008TV SeriesVance OX Brother Omega Chi Brother
Rita Rocks2008TV SeriesZack
The American Mall2008TV MovieDancing Taco
Step Up 2: The Streets2008Cable
Zoey 1012008TV SeriesRoy
The Onion Movie2008Lollipop Love Dancer
Viva Laughlin2007TV SeriesConstruction Dancer
High School Musical 2 Dance-Along2007TV MovieDancer (uncredited)
Stomp the Yard2007Other Crew Dancer (as Harry Shum)
Committed2005TV SeriesChinese Delivery Guy #1
You Got Served2004Dancer
Boston Public2003TV SeriesFletcher


Glee2009-2015TV Series performer - 36 episodes
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie2011Documentary performer: "Friday" - uncredited
The X Factor2010TV Series performer - 1 episode


The LXD: The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers2010TV Series choreographer - 15 episodes
Conan2010TV Series choreographer - 1 episode
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards2010TV Special associate choreographer - as Harry Shum
So You Think You Can Dance2009TV Series co-choreographer - 9 episodes
Ellen's Even Bigger Really Big Show2008TV Movie co-choreographer


Today's the Day2012Short executive producer
Remixed2012TV Series executive producer - 6 episodes
The LXD: The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers2010-2011TV Series associate producer - 4 episodes
The LXD: The Secrets of the Ra2011producer
The LXD: The Uprising Begins2010associate producer
The Teen Choice Awards 20082008TV Special segment producer


The LXD: Rise of the Drifts2011
The LXD: The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers2010TV Series 1 episode


Game On2011/IShort co-director

Music Department

The LXD: The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers2010TV Series musical choreographer


Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore2008Video Game special thanks
Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol2007Video Game special thanks


Eyes of Faith2017Documentary post-productionHimself
SuperFan Suite: ShadowHunters2016TV SeriesHimself
Dish Nation2016TV SeriesHimself
Young Hollywood2016TV SeriesHimself
Beyond the Shadows: The Making of Shadowhunters (TV Special)2015TV MovieHimself
Fake Off2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Judge
Glee: Looking Back Video Yearbook2015Video shortHimself
Glee: The Final Curtain2015Video shortHimself
Made in Hollywood2010-2014TV SeriesHimself
The Eric Andre Show2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Dancing with the Stars2013TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
2013 Do Something Awards2013TV SpecialHimself
TinaQ's Celebrity Interviews2012-2013TV SeriesHimself
Big Morning Buzz Live2012TV SeriesHimself
2012 Do Something Awards2012TV SpecialHimself
Mrs. Eastwood & Company2012TV SeriesHimself - Actor
KevJumba Takes All2012TV SeriesHimself
It Has Begun: Bananapocalypse2012ShortHimself
Gleeason Finale: Live from LA2012Video shortHimself
KARtv2012TV Series documentaryGuest of Glee
Singin' in the Rain: Raining on a New Generation2012DocumentaryHimself
iGenius: How Steve Jobs Changed the World2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
In the Flow with Affion Crockett2011TV SeriesHimself
Pop Wrapped TV2010-2011TV Series documentaryMike Chang
The Glee Project2011TV SeriesHimself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2010-2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie2011DocumentaryMike
17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
Nuthin' But a Glee Thang2011ShortHimself
The Fran Drescher Show2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The X Factor2010TV SeriesMike Chang / Himself - Special Guest
The Oprah Winfrey Show2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
You Got Served, Take It to the Streets2004Video documentaryDancer
BET's Comicview2002TV SeriesDancer

Archive Footage

Glee2014-2015TV SeriesMike Chang
Glee Encore2011VideoMike Chang

Won Awards

2013Rising Star AwardHawaii International Film Festival
2010ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesGlee (2009)

Nominated Awards

2013ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesGlee (2009)
2013Streamy AwardThe Streamy AwardsBest ChoreographyRemixed (2012)
2012ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesGlee (2009)
2011ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesGlee (2009)
2010Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble of the YearGlee (2009)

Known for movies

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