Benson enjoyed playing golf and relaxing by meditation.
Benson's first film appearance, Charlie Chan At The Opera (1936), also featured his future "Kung Fu" co-star Keye Luke.
Benson starred in the 1961 movie version of "Flower Drum Song," based on the same play his fellow Kung Fu series co-star Keye Luke toured and headlined across the U.S. in the 1950s.
Father of Preston Oden Fong of the popular Maranatha Music group, "Mustard Seed Faith."
Father of actresses Pamela Kwong and Lisa Fong.
Owned popular chain of restaraunts in California, "Ah Fong's Restaurants."