Known for the role of Wong and now Sorcerer Supreme in Marvel Cinematic Universe Benedict Wong is a Chinese-British actor. He is a well-established actor and producer in Hollywood and the British movie industry. Wong is a die-hard fan of Manchester United FC and the Salford Red Devils. He calls himself a super fan of the Red Devils and has attended over 200 games.
Who is Benedict Wong?
Benedict Wong was born on 3 July 1971 in Eccles, Great Manchester, England to Paula Wong and Pinua Wong. His parents were Hong Kong immigrants. They travelled through Ireland and then settled in Greater Manchester, England. Wong was brought up in Eccles. He did his schooling at the Public school in Eccles. For higher education, he was admitted to De la Salle Sixth form College, West Lane, Salford. After completing his graduation, he joined Salford City College for two years performing art Courses.
Benedict Wong follows Buddhism. Buddhism is also known as Bodh Dharma in Indian religious culture. Buddhism was established by Gautam Buddha who was an Indian prince. But, he left the lavish life and went for renunciation.
|Age||51 (in 2022)|
|Date of Birth||3 July 1971|
|Birthplace||Eccles, Great Manchester, England|
|Residence||Eccles, Great Manchester, England|
|Known for||The martian, Marco Polo, MCU|
|School||Public School, Eccles, UK|
|College||De la Salle Sixth form College, West Lane, SalfordSalford City College, Salford|
|Education Qualifications||Graduated in performing art|
|Hobbies||Reading Books and Writing|
Wong first appeared in Kai Mei Sauce, a BBC Radio play in 1993. This play was written by his cousin Kevin Wong. Then he appeared in the sitcom 15 Storeys High as Errol Spears along with Sean Lock and in Look Around You as Franklin Fu. In 2003, he was nominated for Best Supporting Actor at the British Independent Film Awards for his roles in Dirty Pretty Things as Guo Yi. After featuring in many films and series, Wong appeared in the film Shanghai playing Juso Kita, and as Li in the BBC series Spirit Warriors.
In 2014, Benedict Wong played the role of Kublai Khan in the Netflix series Marco Polo. He gained massive fame with his roles in this series. Next year, he appeared in The Martian, a science-fiction film in the role of director of Jet Propulsion Lab starring Matt Damon and Ridley Scott.
2016 was the biggest jump in the career and fame of Benedict Wong. He co-starred Benedict Cumberbatch in the superhero movie Doctor Strange. Then he reprised his role as Wong in multiple Marvel Cinematic Universe movies and series, i.e, Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Avengers: Endgame (2019), Shang-Chi and the Legends of the Ten Rings (2019), Spiderman: No Way Home (2021), Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022) and the Disney+ series She-Hulk: Attorney at Law (2022).
Benedict Wong Family
Benedict Wong was born to his father Paula Wong and his mother Pinua Wong. His brother’s name is Humphrey Wong. He married Sarah Pong and the couple has two children, Russell E. Wong, and Benedict “Benny” Wong Jr.
|Family and Relationship|
|Children||Russell E. Wong, Benedict “Benny” Wong Jr|
Benedict Wong Age, Height, Weight
Born on 3 July 1971, Benedict Wong turned 51 years old in 2022. He stands 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm) and weighs about 77 kg (170 lbs). His eye colour is Black and his hair colour is Black as well.
|Height||5 feet 10 inches (178 cm)|
|Weight||77 kg (170 lbs)|
Benedict Wong’s Net Worth
Benedict Wong makes money from Acting in movies, TV Shows, and Ads. His monthly income is approx $18000 to $ 20000. His estimated net worth is approx $4 million in 2022.
Benedict Wong’s Favourites
|Actor||Benedict Cumberbatch, Bruce Lee|
|Car||Tesla Model X|
|Song||Treat You Better|
|Destination||Los Angeles, Paris|
Benedict Wong Social Media
What is the relationship between Benedict Cumberbatch and Benedict Wong?
Benedict Cumberbatch and Benedict Wong have shared the screen in many films and are good friends off-screen. They do not share genetic lineage and are not family members.
Is Benedict Wong Chinese?
Benedict Wong is of Chinese descent. He was born and raised in England.
Who is the Sorcerer Supreme Now?
Spiderman: No Way Home revealed that Wong is the new Sorcerer Supreme.
What is the age of Benedict Wong?
Benedict Wong is 51 years old as of 2022.
Is Benedict Wong in Obi-Wan?
Benedict Wong is not in Obi-Wan. The fifth Brother was played by actor Sung Kang, not Benedict Wong.