She was the first "voted in" member of the "Society of Professional Stuntwomen". Seinen Durchbruch schaffte Wong schließlich 1994 mit der Darstellung eines im Exil lebenden politischen Aktivisten für die TV-Produktion Vanishing Son. Log In. Paul Reubens (Pee Wee Herman) auditioned for "Saturday Night Live" for the 1980-1981 season but wasn't accepted. The Viper Room. The sixth of seven children, Wong was born in Troy, New York; the son of Connie Van Yserloo, an American artist of French and Dutch descent and Chinese American restaurateur William Wong. Save record . present) ( 3 children). In the 1996 book, "Burns, Falls and Crashes", written by David Jon Wiener, you will find Chapter 13 is dedicated to her work. "List of Awardees of The 16th Hong Kong Film Awards", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Michael_Wong_(actor)&oldid=977739009, Wikipedia pages semi-protected against vandalism, Articles containing Chinese-language text, Wikipedia articles with CINII identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SNAC-ID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with Trove identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 10 September 2020, at 17:43. He would reprise the role of Stone Wong in the 2002 movie New Option. He made his English language movie debut in Tsui Hark's Knock Off in 1998. Im Alter von 22 Jahren erhielt er seine erste Rolle in einem Hong Kong Musical. If you have any information concerning other "Einstein rescues" please send it in. Im Alter von sieben Jahren ließen sich seine Eltern scheiden, und er zog zusammen mit seiner Mutter Connie Van Yserloo nach Kalifornien. As of 2004, he has appeared in over fifty films in twenty-one years, often in very minor roles. There were a number of significant factors working against Wong's eventual success in the Hong Kong film industry including an inability to speak Cantonese, no formal training in acting and no background in martial arts. In Europa schaffte er ebenfalls Anerkennung, und zwar für die Nebenrollen in God’s Army II – Die Prophezeiung und Romeo Must Die. In 2006, Wong re-entered the music scene by performing "big band" music accompanied by a 10 piece band with the likes of "Come Fly with Me". He became President of the Commonwealth (a precursor to the Independent Republic) in 1935 and was reelected in 1941. Early career. März 1963 in Troy, New York) ist ein US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Fotograf und der Bruder Michael Wongs. Early life. QUEZON CITY, which was the official capital of the Philippines from 1948 to 1976, and was so named in his honor. He has also worked as contributor to ABC News and has published hundreds of articles in newspapers and magazines. His family moved to Albany when he was a baby, where his father ran a restaurant.