Born under the name Wan Li, Short Round became Indiana Jones' young bodyguard and driver for a time after his parents' death in the bombing of Shanghai by the Japanese. He admires Indiana Jones and mimics his fighting techniques.
Video Game Appearances
- Short Round's video game appearance differs somewhat from his appearance in the sets. In the first game he has a simple white undercoat, dark sand legs, and a blue and white hat. In the second game, he has the same white undercoat but his legs are light blue.
- Short Round's prototype had tan legs, Mutt Williams' head and Jock's torso.
- His actor Key Huy Quan also played Data in The Goonies.