|Full Name||Benedict Wong|
|Birth City||Eccles, Lancashire|
|Awards||British Independent Film Awards Nomination In 2002,West End Frame award Nomination 2013|
|Filmography||Annihilation,Avengers: Infinity War,Avengers: Endgame,Gemini Man,Read The Bio For Details|
|Education||Salford Drama School|
|Religion||Benedict Wong isn't religious|
|Date of Birth||July 3,1971|
When people bring up the topic about Netflix series Marko Polo, people vividly remember two charterers, Lorenzo Richelmy who played Marko and Benedict Wong who played Kublai Khan in two seasons long Marko Polo series.
Other than portraying the larger than life character of the Mongol emperor, Wong also appeared in The Marvel Cinematic Universe, in Doctor Strange (2016), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019) as Master Wong.
The British actor recently appeared in Will Smith Starter Gemini Man as Baron.
Additionally, two of his movies Lady and the Tramp and Nine Days are in its post-production phase.
Benedict Wong is famous for portraying Wong In the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Additionally, the British-Asian actor is famous in all Europian, Asian, and American Milineals as The Great Kublai Khan of Mongolia in Netflix's most expensive series so far "Marko Polo".
The actor's role as the Mongol Emperor was praised by all viewers and critics simultaneously and the historical drama has finally put Wong into the limelight.
Benedict Wong is an Asian actor from England. He was born on 3 July 1971 in Eccles, Lancashire, England to parents Hong Kong, born parents who emigrated to the United Kingdom via Ireland. The information about his siblings isn't out yet.
He is a De La Salle high-school 6th grade and studied Weaste Lane, Salford after high school and took a two-year performing arts course at Salford City College.
He is a huge football fan and as he grew up in Salford and also attended college there, Wong is a huge Manchester United supporter.
Four years after graduating Salford City College, Benedict Wong got his first role in 1993 in BBC Radio play called Kai Mei Sauce, alongside Sean Lock. Then he did two-staged comedy shows with writer Kevin Wong such as 15 Storeys High, and Look Around You.
Later in 2007, Wong again appeared in a British comedy film Grow Your Own which was his first-ever big-screen appearance. Then Benedict did a few TV roles such as in one episode of a comedy series IT Crowd.
Wong then appeared in a political thriller film Shanghai as Juso Kita alongside actors such as John Cusack, Gong Li, and Chow Yun-fatthe, the movie was released in October 2, 2015, five years after its release in China in 2010.
Wong on 22 January 2010, appeared in a children's series Spirit Warriors as a villain in its first episode A Warrior is Born.
In 2012, Wong appeared as a ship's pilot Ravela, in a Ridley Scott film Prometheus. Wong then returned to theater acting in 2013 in the lead role as Ai WeiWei in #aww: The Arrest of Ai WeiWei. The theatrical was aired in the Hampstead Theatre.
The same year, he also did another theater-role in Chimerica. Similarly, in 2013, Wong portrayed a gangster named Lau in a BBC Two comedy-drama The Wrong Mans.
'Benedict Wong In the Netflix series Marco Polo As Kublai Khan'
Wong played the Mongol King Kublai Khan in the Netflix series Marco Polo in 2014 for 2 seasons (20 episodes) till 2016.
The following year in 2017, he co-starred Matt Damond in The Martian playing the director of the Jet Propulsion Lab.
In 2016, he appeared in Netflix's Black Mirror, playing Shaun Li, an agent with the National Crime Agency in one of its episodes "Hated in the Nation".
As a part om The Marvel Cinematic Universe, he played Master Wong in Doctor Strange released in 2016, followed by 2017s Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame.
Additionally, he voiced the character of Alex Yu in Arkane Studios's game, Prey in 2018 and also appeared as scientist Lomax in 2018 science fiction horror film Annihilation. Similarly, Benedict Wong, also appeared in a Si-Fy series Deadly Class as Master Linn the same year.
Recently, in 2019, Wong voiced a Netflix-animation series The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance.
Successful British actor Benedict Wong's current net worth is at $3 million. As one of the integral part of Netflix series Marko Polo, actor Wong has left a lasting impression on all viewers and his stars are surely on a rise, which points that he is now bagging bigger and better roles in Hollywood.
For his role in Marko Polo, Benedict received around $200 thousand per episode, as the second highest paid actor behind Lorenzo Richelmy. After deducting 30% of taxes, he bagged around $2.8 million in 20 episodes of Marko Polo.
Here is a list of successful Benedict Wong movies and their Box Office Collection
|Movie||Year||Production Budget||Box-Office Collection|
|Kiss Kiss Bang Bang||2001||$4.3 million||$15 Million (+)|
|Johnny English Reborn||2010||$45 million||$160,078,586|
|Avengers Infinity War||2018||$316 million||$2,048,359,754|
|Avengers: Endgame||2019||$356 million||$2,797,800,564|
Additionally, Wong earns from various theatricals and TV shows.
Benedict Wong in Marko Polo was seen hovering over some of the most beautiful Asian Actresses and was committed to one woman Empress-Queen Chabi played by Joan Chen.
But in real life, Wong has concealed his love interest away from the media world. Even in his social media, Benedict is seen hanging out with his actor friends.
Additionally, he isn't shy to give pictures away to his admirers be it in a restaurant or a subway!
However, as per many tabloids, Benedict Wong is currently single and Doctor Strange's side kick isn't dating anyone recently.
Benedict Wong Fact Table
|DOB||June 3, 1971|
|Height||5 Ft 10 In|
|Weight||197 Lbs/ 89 kgs|
|Eyes & Hair||Black|
|Chinese Name||黃凱旋 / 黄凯旋|
|Show Size||10 US|
|Net Worth||$3 million|