Bradley Wong was born on October 24, 1960.Wong won a Tony Award for his performance in M. Butterfly, becoming the only actor in Broadway history to win multiple awards for the same role.Whiterose was nominated for a Critic’s Choice Television Award.The guest actor in the drama series was nominated for an award.
He is best known for his roles in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Oz, Awake, and Hugo Strange.Something’s Killing Me with BD Wong is hosted by Wong.
Wong has done a lot of acting.The best known of his voice acting roles is that of Captain Li Shang from Mulan.He reprised this role for two video games, Kingdom Hearts II and Mulan II.
William D. Wong was a postal worker and the son of Roberta Christine Wong, a telephone-company supervisor.He has two brothers, one older and one younger.He has a family from Hong Kong.After attending Lincoln High School, Wong discovered his love of acting and starred as the lead in numerous school plays before attending San Francisco State University.
As a result of his Broadway debut, Wong gained a lot of attention.The play won several awards, including several for Wong, who stopped using his full name in favor of his initials.He stopped using punctuation in his initials.
He was the only actor to be honored with the Tony Award, Drama Desk Award and Clarence Derwent Award for the same role.In addition to his long-running stint on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as FBI psychiatrist Dr. George Huang, he has had recurring roles in All American Girl and Oz, with guest appearances on The X-Files and Sesame Street.
He has appeared in several films on the big screen, including The Freshman, Father of the Bride, Executive Decision, and Slappy and the Stinkers.He provided the voice of Captain Shang in Disney’s Mulan and Kingdom Hearts II.He reprised his role as Linus in a revival of You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, along with Anthony Rapp and Roger Bart.
Wong objected to the plan to use British actor Jonathan Pryce in the role of The Engineer because it would take jobs away from actors.Although the union barred Pryce from acting the role in response to Wong’s complaint, vociferous opposition from Heston and a threat by the creator and producer of the musical to cancel the American production entirely persuaded them to reverse course.Pryce won a Tony Award for his performance in the musical.
In 2008, Wong starred in a one-man show called Herringbone, in which he portrayed 12 roles.He brought the show to San Diego.In 2012 Wong starred in Herringbone to raise money for a New York charity.It was his first appearance in New York of the material, which was recorded live for a CD release.
Wong starred in the U.S. premiere of James Fenton’s adaptation of The Orphan of Zhao, a classic Chinese legend that has its roots in fourth century BC, directed by Carey Perloff.The Orphan of Zhao is a story of revenge and sacrifice.In the aftermath of a political coup, a country doctor is forced to sacrifice his son in order to save his last heir.The production was co-produced by La Jolla Playhouse.
Wong left the cast of Law & Order: SVU to play a therapist in Awake, a police drama on NBC.Wong appeared in an episode of Law & Order: SVU titled “Father Dearest”.
He was the Artist-in-Residence at La Jolla Playhouse in 2015.In the February 3, 2015, episode of “The Walking Dead”, Wong played Navy Lieutenant Commander Dr. Gabriel Lin.