Archie was chosen as one of People Magazine's Sexiest Men Alive for 2007.
Archie is highly infuenced by Oprah Winfrey.
He made his debut in the films in 1997 in the movie "The Player".
Initially, he planned to attend Law school and possibly work in politics before becoming an actor.
He has worked in a few Chinese TV commercials.
He has his interview in the magazine "Her World" (Singapore) June 2006, pg. 132, by Denyse Yeo, "50 Men We Love".
He originated the role of "Sato" in the world premiere of Ten Thousand Years, a play written by John Ridley and directed by Kipp Shiotani. Performances were held February 5 - March 3, 2005 at the El Portal Forum Theatre in North Hollywood, California, USA.
In 2002, he did a TV commercial for Burger King.
He was seen in a TV commercial for McDonald's in 2003.
In 2003, he did a commercial for Best Buy.
He graduated from George Mason University with a degree in Speech Communication.
Archie's favourite person is his Mom.
He loves travelling, especially in Eastern Europe.
His favourite sports are tennis and soccer.
His favourite saying in life is "Great Achievement and Great Love Involve Great Risk."
He has two sisters, Sarah and Sabrina, who still live in Virginia.
His first job was an employee at a toy store in Virgina.
His favourite actress is Julia Roberts.
His favourite actors are Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, and Tom Cruise.
Archie was named one of the hottest bachelors of 2006 by People Magazine.
His favorite subject at school was English.
He describes himself as complicated.
His favorite movie is Dead Poets Society.
He doesn't have any pets but he would love a puppy.
Member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity (Iota XI Chapter).
He is 5' 10" (1.78 m).
Elected Student Body President and Homecoming King.
Archie Kao: I like daytime activities. On one date we played tennis, then went to a museum. Another girl took me sea kayaking. It was amazing.
Achie Kao: Few people have the same social and ethical influence as Oprah. I want a partner who has Oprah-esque qualities.
Archie Kao: I definitely think I have a feminine sensibility. I grew up with two younger sisters.