Award-winning actor Bradley Darryl Wong is one of America’s most versatile performers. Wong has been on screens big and small for the last 20 years, appearing in such hits as "Bird Box," "Law & Order: SVU," "American Horror Story," "Gotham," "Jurassic Park," and "Jurassic World." He received an Emmy nomination for his role as whiterose and Minister Zhang in USA's "Mr. Robot."
Wong's experiences in an industry fraught with rejection, typecasting, and racism have given him a sharp perspective on the subject of diversity. Lauded for his resonant and inspirational messages, Wong speaks on issues like racial self-image, Asian-American parental pressure and the “model-minority myth,” and the challenges of multiple identities.
His Broadway debut in M. Butterfly earned him a Tony Award, Outer Critic’s Circle Award, Theatre World Award, Clarence Derwent Award, and Drama Desk Award, making him the only actor to ever win all five major New York theater awards for a single role.
Wong’s memoir, "Following Foo: The Electronic Adventures of the Chestnut Man," recounts the highs and lows that Wong and his former partner endured on the road to parenthood, and the difficult days following the premature birth of his twin boys via surrogate mother. The Obama White House invited Wong to participate in a conversation on fatherhood and male mentorship.
Winner of the GLAAD Davidson/Valenti award, Wong is an advocate for The Trevor Project's “It Gets Better” campaign and was honored for his support of the LGBT community at the annual Marriage Equality Gala. Wong is on the Board of Directors of Rosie’s Kids, an organization that provides free performing arts classes to public school students.
Wong has headlined productions of the ambitious one-man musical Herringbone – in which he plays nearly a dozen characters — at the Williamstown Theatre Festival, McCarter Theatre, and La Jolla Playhouse. He co-authored and directed the musical adaptation of Mr. Holland’s Opus at the Ogunquit Playhouse in 2016. Wong produced and directed The Yellow Wood for NYMF and Cindy Cheung’s Speak Up For Connie for the All For One festival. He is currently developing the new musical, Heading East.
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