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Sunny Wang

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Sunny Wang
Born (1982-11-02) November 2, 1982 (age 41)
Alma materNew York University Stern School of Business
New York University Tisch School of the Arts
Occupation(s)Actor, model
Years active2011-present
AgentUniverses Entertainment Marketing
Dominique Choy
(m. 2015)
Musical career
Also known asWang Yangming

Sunny Wang (simplified Chinese: 王阳明; traditional Chinese: 王陽明; pinyin: Wáng Yáng Míng; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Ông Iông-bêng) is a Taiwanese-American actor and model. He was born on November 2, 1982, in New York, New York, United States of Taiwanese origin. He pursued his post-secondary education at New York University, Stern school of business and Tisch school of arts, majoring in business and minoring in film studies. Wang is fluent in both English and Mandarin Chinese.


Wang debuted as a model and officially joined the show business with his debut drama In Time with You.[1] Before he started his career as an actor, one of his previous notable work as a model was for a charity photo shoot known as "Important Person" for a Taiwanese magazine. In 2012, Wang starred in Once Upon a Love which also stars actress Cheryl Yang.

Along with several close friends, Wang developed a silver jewelry brand called Imperial Taels around 2010. The brand is majorly influenced by renown silver jewelry brand Chrome Hearts and Chinese art.

Personal life[edit]

Wang moved to Taiwan shortly after birth and did not return to the States until he was seven. He grew up in the States with his grandma, mother and younger sister Yvonne, who is six years younger. Wang had loved to perform since young, but his family wanted him to complete his studies and also to work in the family business. After several years of working for his uncle, traveling around Asia, he eventually decide to pursue his dream to enter the entertainment scene and taken up a role in drama, with the help of ex-girlfriend Elva Hsiao. Prior to his debut, he was widely known as the ex-boyfriend of the singer. Wang met Elva in 2003 during his university winter holiday return to Taiwan. Their relationship ended in March, 2005. They got together again 8 months later but broke up again.[2] The two currently are under the same agency and manager. He made his debut as the second male lead of In Time with You and received attention for his role and tattoos. He also founded the streetwear and accessories brand Imperial Taels (金銀帝國) with partners Ryan Yeh and designer Chuck lee in 2010.

Wang announced his relationship with Australian-Taiwanese singer songwriter Dominique Choy in early 2015. They met in 2005 and their relationship first began in 2007, but did not further due to long distance. They rekindled their romance again in late 2014, and got engaged in April 2015.[3] On December 27, 2015, Wang married Choy in Sydney, Australia.



Year English title Original title Role Notes
2011 In Time with You 我可能不會愛你 Ding Liwei
2012 Once Upon a Love 原來愛·就是甜蜜 John Lee Jinyang
2013 Dragon Gate 飛越龍門客棧 Zhou Huai An
2014 You Light Up My Star 你照亮我星球 Ding Yubin
2014 Mr. Right Wanted 徵婚啟事 Xiao Ma Cameo
2017 The Starry Night, The Starry Sea 那片星空那片海 1 & 2 An Zuo / Lu Xiao
2018 Secret of the Three Kingdoms 唐人三國機密 Guo Jia
2018 Shadow of Justice aka Eclipse 蝕日風暴 樊 毅
2019 Rebirth of Shopping Addict 我不是购物狂 Yan Li
2019 No Secrets 没有秘密的你


Year English title Original title Role Notes
2012 100% Kiss
2015 Gatao 角頭 Michael
2016 Lost in the Pacific 蒸發太平洋
2017 My Other Home 纽约人在北京
2017 Pigeon Tango 盜命師 Malacca

Music videos[edit]

Year Artist Song title
2011 Valen Hsu "Parisberries"
2011 Rainie Yang "Imperfect Love"

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  1. ^ "anything rainie". rainie1228.tumblr.com. Archived from the original on February 3, 2014.
  2. ^ 蕭亞軒4段姐弟戀曝光 與柯震東再陷牽手門 (in Chinese). Sina. Retrieved September 1, 2014.
  3. ^ "This URL has been excluded from the Wayback Machine".[dead link]
  4. ^ Sunny Wang, hkmdb.com
  5. ^ Sunny Wang, chinesemov.com

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