B.D. Wong


10/24/1960 (58 years old) San Fernando, California, United States

Filmography Facts
  • Made professional acting debut in a New York production of Androcles and the Lion at age 20 in 1982.
  • Changed his stage name from Bradd Wong when producers of M. Butterfly wanted to keep the gender of the show's main character in question.
  • In 1988, became the first actor to be honored with all five major New York theater awards for a single role, receiving a Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, Clarence Derwent and Theatre World awards for his work in M. Butterfly.