Confused malcontents swilling Chardonnay while awaiting the Zombie Apocalypse.
I just googled him.
Oh dear lord!
Those who jeer at the Charlie Chan character should reflect on the fact that Charlie was always the smartest man in the room and that when the "authorities" didn't have a clue they would call him in...
I remember Sean Connery went undercover as a Japanese man in one of his Bond films.