Russell Wong Biography (1963-)

Born March 1, 1963, in Troy, NY; son of William Wong (a restaurant owner) andConnie Van Yserloo (an artist); brother of Michael Wong (an actor and model). Addresses: Agent: Norman Aladjem/Kristen Miller, Writers and ArtistsAgency, 19 West 44th St., Suite 1000, New York, NY 10036-6095.

Birth Details
March 1, 1963
Troy, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • Film Appearances
  • Russell, Ge wu sheng ping (also known as Musical DancerandThe Musical Singer), 1985
  • Gordon Chen, Tai-Pan, 1986
  • Yung Gan, China Girl, 1987
  • Gwang tin lung foo wooi (also known as China White,The Deadly Sin, Hong tian long hu hui, and Rumbling Sky Dragon Tiger Meeting), 1989
  • Ben Loy, Eat a Bowl of Tea, Columbia, 1989
  • Kim Park, New Jack City, Warner Bros., 1991
  • Lam Cheng Shen, China Cry: A True Story, 1991
  • Lin Xiao, The Joy Luck Club,Buena Vista, 1993
  • Ken, Chunggamsuk(also known as Satin Steel), 1994
  • Danyael, The Prophecy II (also known as God's Army II and Prophecy II: Ashtown), Dimension Films, 1998
  • Tsutomu Shimomura, Takedown, Dimension Films, 1999
  • Kai Sing, Romeo Must Die, Warner Bros., 2000
  • Rick Tsung, The Tracker, 2000
  • Television Appearances
  • Movies
  • Sergeant Lee, Harry's Hong Kong (also known as China Hard), ABC, 1987
  • C.A.T. Squad: Python Wolf (also known as Python Wolf), NBC,1988
  • Li Sung, Tongs, ABC, 1989
  • Jian-Wa Chang, Vanishing Son, syndicated, 1994
  • Jian-Wa Chang, Vanishing Son II, syndicated, 1994
  • Jian-Wa Chang, Vanishing Son III, syndicated, 1994
  • Jian-Wa Chang, Vanishing Son IV, syndicated, 1994
  • Series
  • Jian-Wa Chang, Vanishing Son, syndicated, 1995
  • Pilots
  • Hawaii Five-O, CBS, 1997
  • Episodic
  • "Riding the Elephant," The Equalizer, 1988
  • "The Dragon and the Angel," 21 Jump Street, 1989
  • George, "The Spirit of Liberty Moon," Touched by an Angel, CBS, 1998
  • Music Videos
  • Appeared in a music video for David Bowie.

Further Reference


    • Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Service, January 13, 1995 .

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