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Ali Wong Biography, Age, Family, Education, Career, Net Worth
Who is Ali Wong
Ali Wong is a famous American comedian, actress, and writer. She is recognized for her Netflix stand-up specials Baby Cobra and Hard Knock Wife. The movies received critical acclaim. Wong is also well known for her leading film character ‘Always Be My Maybe’, the film in 2019.
She wrote and produced the film with her co-star Randall Park. Wong was a main actor on the ABC television show American Housewife. She was a cast on Are You There, Chelsea?, Inside Amy Schumer, and Black Box movies.
Wong for the first three seasons of the Fresh Off the Boat sitcom series. Additionally, Wong voices Roberta ‘Bertie’ Songtrush, who is a polite songbird and ambitious backer on the distinguished animated series Tuca & Bertie, and new student Ali on the Big Mouth series.
Wong was listed in Time’s 100 most influential people of 2020.
How old is Ali Wong
She is 39 years old. Having been born on 19 April 1982 in Pacific Heights, San Francisco, California, United States, Wong shares her birthday with various celebrities such as Ignacio Serricchio, Aurore Mongrel, Gabriella Wright among others.
Ali Wong’s Family
Who is Ali Wong Parents
She is the daughter of Adolphus Wong who was a Chinese-American anesthesiologist and Tam “Tammy” Wong who was a social worker.
Does Ali Wong have siblings?
She has three siblings. One of her brothers is known as Andrew Wong while her sister is known as Mimi Wong.
Ali Wong’s Education
She went to Does Ali Wong has siblings San Francisco University High School where she graduated in 2000. During her school days, she served as a student body class president. Wong joined the University of California, Los Angeles where she focused on Asian American studies. She was interested in acting from which she joined the university’s LCC Theatre Company which was an Asian-American collegiate theater company. Wong also worked at a UC Berkeley alumni summer family camp, The Lair of the Golden Bear
In 2005, Wong completed her graduation with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Asian American studies As a Fulbright scholar, she has studied in Vietnam as well.
Ali Wong Husband
She is married to Justin Hakuta who is the vice president of product at healthcare startup GoodRx.The couple met at their mutual friend’s wedding in 2010 and later got married in 2014.
Ali Wong Children.
She is a mother of two daughters named Mari Hakuta and Nikki Hakuta.
Ali Wong Career.
Ali Wong’s Comedy
After Wong graduated from college she attempted stand-up comedy at Brainwash Cafe. She later moved to New York City to Pursue comedy where she started performing up to nine times a night.
Wong was labeled by Variety as one of the 10 comedians to watch in 2011. She later appeared on The Tonight Show, John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show including on Dave Attell’s Comedy Underground Show. Additionally, Wong was a regular role in the NBC comedy series Are You There, Chelsea? after which she appeared on Chelsea Lately. In 2013 Wong appeared in VH1’s Best Week Ever and MTV’s Hey Girl. More so Wong was a cast in Oliver Stone’s Savages, alongside Benicio Del Toro and Salma Hayek. She played Kate in the Dealin’ with Idiots movie.
Ali Wong’s Fresh Off
Ali played Dr.Lina Lark in the ABC medical series Black Box alongside Kelly Reilly and Vanessa Redgrave in 2014. Thereafter she was cast in various episodes of Inside Amy Schumer
. Since 2014 Ali has been a writer on Fresh Off which she was suggested by Randall Park.
When Ali was seven months pregnant Netflix released a stand-up special named Baby Cobra on mothers day in 2015. It was filmed in September 2015 at the Neptune Theater in Seattle. On September 11, 2016, Ali spoke and participated during the New York Fashion Week for Opening Ceremony’s show. Ali was the main actor of the American Housewife ABC sitcom.
Ali Wong Netflix Special
In 2018 Hard Knock Wife was released which was Ali’s second Netflix special. The series was filmed at the Winter Garden Theatre in Toronto in September 2017. At that time Ali was seven months pregnant with her second child. Ali and Randall Park acted on Always Be My Maybe, a Netflix movie which was directed by Nahnatchka Khan. The film was written by Ali alongside Park and Michael Golamco.
She voiced in the Netflix animated show Tuca & Bertie as Bertie. Ali wrote a book named Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets, and Advice for Living Your Best Life which she dubs as a life guide for her two daughters to read when they are grown.
Ali Wong Heigh/Weight Measurements
Adding up to her well-curved body she stands at a height of 5feets and 3inches she also weighs 54kg.
Ali Wong Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $3 million.