Brandon Wong (actor)

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Brandon Wong
Born (1971-09-16) 16 September 1971 (age 47)
ResidenceSingapore
NationalityMalaysian
OccupationActor
Years active1995 - present
Spouse(s)Katrina Santos
Children2 sons
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese黄炯耀
Simplified Chinese黄炯耀

Brandon Wong (Chinese: 黄炯耀; pinyin: Huáng Jiǒngyào, born 16 September 1971) is a Malaysian born Singaporean actor. He was born in Malaysia, who is a contracted artiste under MediaCorp.He is able to speak Mandarin, English, Malay, Cantonese.

Career[edit]

Wong joined Star Search Singapore in 1995 after graduating from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. Although he did not make the finals, he was offered a contract by TCS (predecessor of MediaCorp) and entered the entertainment industry. He made his breakthrough in the long-running hit series Wok of Life, playing the late Asian comedian Wang Sha.

In Star Awards 2018, he was nominated for Best Supporting Actor for the drama, My Friends From Afar.

Personal life[edit]

Wong became a Singapore citizen in 2009.[1] He is married with three sons.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

  • Of Cops And Men (1995)
  • Tofu Street (1995)
  • River of Love (1996)
  • The Legend Of Ji Gong (1996)
  • Men At The Crossroad (1997)
  • My Big Brother (1997)
  • Courage Of Fire (1997)
  • The Price of Peace (1997)
  • Not The Facts (1997)
  • Places In My Heart (1997)
  • Riding The Storm (1998)
  • Myths And Legends Of Singapore (1998)
  • Act 235 (1998)
  • Dreams (1998)
  • The Legendary Swordsman (1999)
  • Snag (1999)
  • Darling-In-Law (1999)
  • Mr. OK (1999)
  • Wok of Life (1999)
  • Heroes In Black (2000)
  • The Tax Files (2000)
  • No Problem (2001)
  • Bukit Ho Swee (2001)
  • Lucky Numbers (2001)
  • The Hotel (2001)
  • Springs of Life (2002)
  • Lobang King (2003)
  • A Child's Hope (2003)
  • Man at Forty (2004)
  • Zhong Wu Yan (2004)
  • To Mum with Love (2004)
  • The Rainbow Connection (2005)
  • Portrait of Home II (2005)
  • Beyond The Axis of Truth 2 (2005)
  • Zero to Hero (2005)
Year Drama Role Notes
2006 A Million Treasures
百万宝
Ah Qing
阿青
  • Supporting Role
C.I.D.
刑警2人组
Zhang Zhihua
张志华
  • One of the Male Lead 男主角之一
The Undisclosed
迷云二十天
Raymond
  • Supporting Role
2007 The Homecoming
十三鞭
Lai Guoqiang
赖国强
  • Supporting Role
Kinship
手足
Martin
  • One of the Male Lead 男主角之一
  • 83 Episodes long running drama
Kinship II
手足 II
Metamorphosis
破茧而出/破繭而出
Rattlesnake
  • Cameo appearance
2008 Nanny Daddy
奶爸百分百
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Crime Busters x 2
叮当神探
Du Jialong
杜家龙
  • Supporting Role 男配角
By My Side
不凡的爱
Grey Dog
高立国(灰狗)
  • Supporting Role 男配角
2009 Housewives' Holiday
煮妇的假期
Chen Weibin
陈伟斌
  • Pairs up with Hong Huifang
  • 1/3 of the Male Lead 三大男主角之一
2010 With You
我在你左右
Zhang Wei
张伟
  • Pairs up with May Phua
  • Siblings with Chen Hanwei and Nat Ho
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Unriddle
最火搭档
Wu Guosheng
吴国生
  • Supporting Role 男配角
2011 Devotion
阿娣
Wang Ruiji
王锐既
On the Fringe 2011
边缘父子
Ah Qing
阿清
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Love Thy Neighbour
四个门牌一个梦
Crazy Knife
神经刀
  • Pairs up with Aileen Tan
  • Supporting Role 男配角
2012 Unriddle 2
最火搭档2
Liang Zhichao
梁志超
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Joys of Life
花样人间
Wang Xia
王夏
  • Teams up with Wu Jianhua
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Don't Stop Believin'
我们等你!
Zhong Guo'an
钟国安
  • Father of Xu Bin
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Poetic Justice
微笑正义
Eric
  • Pairs up with Ye Limei
  • Supporting Role 男配角
2013 The Recruit Diaries
新兵正传
Old Ye Laixiang
老叶来香
  • Cameo Appearance
It's A Wonderful Life
好运到
Ma Lin Shu
马林竖
  • Pairs up with Sora Ma
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Love At Risk
爱情风险
Hei-Ge
黑哥
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Sudden
骤变
He Jianming
何建铭
  • Supporting Role 男配角
2014 World at Your Feet
球在你脚下
Mo Shijing
莫世敬
Mystic Whispers
Liu Guangming
刘光铭
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Against The Tide
逆潮
Zhao Junlong
赵俊龙
The Journey: Tumultuous Times
信约:动荡的年代
Bai Gou/White Dog
白狗
  • Supporting Role 男配角
2015 A Blessed Life
吉人天相
Zhu Yongwen
朱永汶
  • Father of Xu Bin
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Tiger Mum
虎妈来了
Robert Leow
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Sealed with a Kiss
吻我吧, 住家男
Mai Dechu
麦德初
Life - Fear Not
人生无所谓
Lin Dashou
林大寿
  • Pairs up with Sora Ma
  • Supporting Role 男配角
  • 120-ep long running drama
Hand In Hand
手牵手
Bai Guang
白光
  • Supporting Role 男配角
2016 The Truth Seekers
真探
Wang Kunxing
王昆兴
The Dream Job
绝世好工
Liang Yongqiang
梁永强
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Provision Shop
杂货店
Ah Cheng
阿城
  • Supporting Role 男配角
  • Toggle Telemovie
Eat Already?
吃饱没?
Daniel
  • Supporting Role 男配角
  • First dialect drama produced by Mediacorp
Hero
大英雄
Zhang Zhiming
张志明
2017 118 II Liu Dali
刘大利
My Friends from Afar
知星人
Chen Xiaolong
陈小龙
My Ailen Girlfriend
我的知星女友
  • Cameo Appearance 客串
  • Toggle Original Series
2018 Reach for the Skies
不平凡的平凡
Zhuo Zhiliang
卓志良
  • Pairs up with He Ailing
  • Supporting Role 男配角
  • 150 Episodes long running drama
2019 How Are You?
好世谋
Ah Min
阿敏
  • Cameo Appearance 客串
Hello From The Other Side
阴错阳差
Lao Ma
老马
  • Supporting Role 男配角
Hello From The Other Side - Its Time
阴错阳差 — 时辰到
  • Cameo Appearance 客串
  • Toggle Original Series
I See You
看见看不见的你
Melvin
  • Pairs up with Priscelia Chan
  • Supporting Role 男配角
  • Toggle Original Series

Accolades[edit]

Star Awards – Acting Awards
Year Ceremony Category Nominated work Result
1999 5th Star Awards Ceremony Best Supporting Actor Wok of Life Nominated
2007 14th Star Awards Ceremony Best Supporting Actor The Homecoming Nominated
2010 16th Star Awards Ceremony Best Actor Housewives' Holiday Nominated
2012 18th Star Awards Ceremony Best Supporting Actor Love Thy Neighbour Nominated
2018 24th Star Awards Ceremony Best Supporting Actor My Friends From Afar Nominated

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