Benedict Wong Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Joan Agie
Jan 31, 2024 By Joan Agie
Originally Published on May 19, 2022
Benedict Wong's birthday is on July 3, 1971.
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About Benedict Wong

Are you a Marvel Cinematic Universe fan?
If so, you would know who Wong is! Wong is a character from the Marvel Cinematic Universe who is a sorcerer and Doctor Strange's friend and is played by Benedict Wong.
Benedict Wong is an English actor who is very famous for the roles that he has played in various movies. He has played valuable roles in multiple movies like 'Avengers: Infinity War', 'Avengers: Endgame', and 'The Martian'. Apart from these, he has also played an important role in a Netflix series named 'Marco Polo'.

Benedict Wong Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Benedict Wong’s net worth?

Benedict Wong has a net worth of $3 million.

How much does Benedict Wong earn per year?

The estimated annual income of Benedict Wong is around $300,00.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Benedict Wong?

He is 5.8 ft (178 cm) tall. Benedict Wong has black hair and dark brown eyes. His shoe size is ten.

How old is Benedict Wong?

Benedict Wong was born on July 3, 1971, and, therefore, is 50 years old, as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Benedict Wong was born in Eccles, a part of Greater Manchester, England. He was born and brought up in Eccles.
Benedict Wong attended the then named De La Salle Sixth Form College (now more commonly known as Salford college), which was located on Weaste Lane. It was at Salford College, also known as Salford City College, where Benedict Wong took a two-year-long performing arts course.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Benedict Wong's partner?

Reports say that Benedict Wong is married, but the name of the life partner of this British actor is unknown.
There is no information about Benedict Wong's children on the internet and it appears that he likes to keep his life private.
The parents of Benedict Wong are Hong Kong immigrants who first traveled to Ireland before they settled in England.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Benedict's role as Kublai Khan is his most popular role. He played Kublai Khan in 'Marco Polo'. 'Marco Polo' is a Netflix series that aired from 2014 to 2016. He is also known for his role as Bruce Ng in the 2015 movie, 'The Martian'.
'Kai Mei Sauce' was the first BBC Radio play aired in 1993 that Benedict Wong worked on. He started his career with this play. He also played the role of Errol Spears in a sitcom named '15 Storeys High'. In the second series of 'Look Around You', he played the role of Franklin Fu. 
He made an appearance in a series named 'Black Mirror' in the episode 'Hated in the Nation' as a National Crime Agency agent named Shaun Li. He is also the voice behind a character named Alex Yu in the Arkane Studios game 'Prey'.

Charity Work

There is no information available about Benedict Wong's charity work.

What awards has Benedict Wong won?

Benedict Wong is a winner of Best Supporting Actor in the Gold List Awards for his role in 'Nine Days', a movie that was released in 2020.
Apart from this, he has been nominated for various awards. Some of them are Best Supporting Actor/Actress in the British Independent Film Awards for his role in 'Dirty Pretty Things', which was released in 2002, and Best Supporting Male in the Film Independent Spirit Awards for his role in 'Nine Days'.

Benedict’s Hobbies and Interests

Benedict Wong's hobbies and interests are unknown.

Other Interesting Benedict Wong Facts And Trivia

  • Benedict Wong is said to be the biggest fan of Manchester United Football Club.
  • Benedict Wong started his career in 1992 when he was just 21 years old.

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Benedict Wong Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Benedict Wong

Date of Birth




Place of Birth




178 cm

Eye Color

Dark brown

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Salford City College

Net Worth


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Written by Joan Agie

Bachelor of Science specializing in Human Anatomy

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Joan AgieBachelor of Science specializing in Human Anatomy

With 3+ years of research and content writing experience across several niches, especially on education, technology, and business topics. Joan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Human Anatomy from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria, and has worked as a researcher and writer for organizations across Nigeria, the US, the UK, and Germany. Joan enjoys meditation, watching movies, and learning new languages in her free time.

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