Rich Ting was born in Los Angeles, California and is of Chinese and Japanese descent. He was a five-sport athlete growing up and played collegiate football at Yale University while earning a B.A and went on to achieve a dual J.D./M.B.A. degree. Ting later switched career paths and pursued his interest in the entertainment world.
His career as an actor began in Los Angeles when he was cast in the TV series, “Beyond the Break”. Additional Film and TV credits include: “Lone Survivor”, “Salt, “G.I. Joe”, “Waco”, “NCIS: Los Angeles”, “Supergirl”, “Rush Hour”, “The Messengers”, Chicago P.D.”, “The Novice”, and “Boston Legal”. In addition to acting, Ting has modeled in national and international commercials for Chase Credit Card, McDonald’s, and Motorola.
He continues to model overseas and in the U.S. and has appeared in print and on the runway for such designers and brands as: Gucci, Samsung, Kenzo, Louis Vuitton, Dolce & Gabbana, American Rag, Roberto Cavalli, Gianni Versace, Giorgio Armani, Calvin Klein, Banana Republic, Gap, Adidas, Saks Fifth Avenue, Guess, Kenneth Cole, Macy’s, Bvlgari, Neiman Marcus, and Tiffany & Co.