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Ace Gibson
Ace Gibson
Biographical information
Full name

Dee Kevin Ace Gibson


November 29, 1978


New York City, New York

Career information

• Actor
• Director
• Writer





The Lion Guard

Ace Gibson is an American actor, director, and writer. He voiced Jiona, Johari, and Tumbili in The Lion Guard.


Early life

Gibson is a native New Yorker, born in Queens and raised on Long Island. He received his associate degree in Theatre and Dance from Nassau Community College in 2000. Gibson pursued an acting career in New York for a year before he decided to move to Los Angeles, California. He continued honing his craft at the University of California, Los Angeles, and later graduated from the The Second City Training Center in Hollywood.


Gibson launched his career with the television series Guilty or Innocent?, for which he assumed the role of Richard "Funk" Perkins. He went on to feature in other television series, such as Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, The Closer, Switched at Birth, and Here and Now.

Personal life

On September 11, 2007, Gibson married Kija Park.

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