Anthony Brandon Wong

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Anthony Brandon Wong
Born (1965-05-12) 12 May 1965 (age 52)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Other names Anthony Wong
Occupation Actor

Anthony Brandon Wong (born 12 May 1965), often credited simply as Anthony Wong, is an Australian actor, best known for playing Ghost in The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions.[1]

Career[edit]

His most well known role is that of Ghost from The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions, a role which was greatly expanded in the video game Enter the Matrix, in which he starred alongside Jada Pinkett Smith as the lead.[2] Prior to landing his role as Ghost, he originally auditioned for Tank in the first film, but lost out to Marcus Chong.[citation needed]

Wong's other roles include Jumping Ship as the leader of modern-day pirates, Little Fish, two stints on Home and Away, Mek – a scientist in Spellbinder: Land of the Dragon Lord, the 2004 film Flight of the Phoenix and as Tasuke Kogo in the 2008 six-part miniseries, Samurai Girl. He played the role of Danny Law in the 2016 comedy TV series The Family Law.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Wong is openly gay.[4][5]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1988 Home and Away David Lee TV series; 6 episodes
1989 Tanamera - Lion of Singapore Miki TV miniseries; 5 episodes
1990 Embassy Lee TV series; 3 episodes
1991 A Country Practice Winston Yip TV series; 2 episodes
1996 Floating Life Gar Ming Feature film
1997 Spellbinder: Land of the Dragon Lord Mek TV series, 26 episodes
2003 The Matrix Reloaded Ghost Feature film
2003 The Matrix Revolutions Ghost Feature film
2003 Enter the Matrix Ghost Voice acting, video game
2003 Flight of the Phoenix Lead Smuggler Feature film
2008 Samurai Girl Tasuke Kogo TV miniseries, 6 episodes
2008 Crooked Business Peter Cho Feature film
2011 Haywire Jiang Feature film
2012 Guns, Girls and Gambling Asian Elvis Feature film
2013 Nowhere Boys Michael TV series; 7 episodes
2015 Maximum Choppage Le Bok TV series; 5 episodes
2016 The Family Law Danny Law TV series; 6 episodes
2016 Thicker Than Water Tin Feature film

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mark W. Worthing The Matrix Revealed: The Theology Of The Matrix Trilogy - 2004 - - Page 148 "The Theology Of The Matrix Trilogy "Ghost: Played by Anthony Wong. "
  2. ^ Barry, Rebecca (3 May 2003). "Ghost of a chance". New Zealand Herald. 
  3. ^ Taylor, Andrew (9 January 2016). "The Family Law: Benjamin Law's 'comedy about divorce' screens on SBS". The Sydney Morning Herald. Archived from the original on 9 January 2016. Retrieved 9 January 2016. 
  4. ^ Glitz, Michael (May 27, 2003). "Cinema, this summer". The Advocate: 40.  Another issue confirms this.
  5. ^ O'Donnell, Marcus (2006). "Western Gay Society and Pornographic Depictions of Asian Men". Gendered Outcasts and Sexual Outlaws. The Haworth Press. p. 169.  Originally published in 1997

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