BD Wong is one of the most versatile actors in the world of acting who came in the light following his Tony Award-winning role in M. Butterfly. He also won several other accolades like the Drama Desk Award, Outer Critics Award, Clarence Derwent Award, ad more.

The actor gained further acclaim for his performance in several high-profile projects like Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Awake, and more.

What Is BD Wong Net Worth? 

BD Wong possesses $8 million net worth as of 2022. He has earned the majority of his wealth from his work in both movies and TV shows.

American actor BD Wong
American actor BD Wong

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Some box office hit movies Wong played in are listed below,

Movie Budget – Box Office Cast Member
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) $187 million – $1.309 billion Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, and Rafe Spall
Jurassic World (2015) $150 million – $1.670 billion Ty Simpkins, Nick Robinson, and Omar Sy
Focus (2015) $50.1 million – $159.1 million Will Smith
Mulan (1998) $90 million – $304.3 million June Foray, James Hong, Pat Morita,  George Takei, and Miguel Ferrer

Charity Work 

BD Wong also supports several charitable organizations around the world. He financially helps companies like Ali Forney Center, Materials for the Arts, and Rosie’s Theater Kids.

Furthermore, the actor also helps Point Foundation, a nation’s largest scholarship-granting entity for lesbian and gay.

Sold His Noho Loft House For $3.25 Million 

In March 2014, the actor sold his fully renovate 2,950-square-foot loft in 25 East 4th Street for $3.25 million. He originally bought the property for $1.25 million back in 2005.

Its ground floor loft includes a below-ground bedroom and a colorful palette.

June 2020: BD Wong Plunked Down $1.25 Million in His Brooklyn Apartment 

In June 2019, BD Wong paid $1.25 million on his apartment in a Gothic Revival-style former Presbyterian church on a bustling corner in Brooklyn.

Inside view of BD Wong's Brooklyn apratment
Inside view of BD Wong’s Brooklyn apartment 

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The 1,550 square feet flat features two-bedroom and 2.5 bathrooms as well as a maisonette-style unit, with a semi-private entry.


BD Wong was born on 24th October 1960, in San Francisco, California. He is the son of Roberta Christine Wong, a telephone company supervisor and William D. Wong, a postal worker.

He grew up in his hometown San Francisco along with his older brother and younger brother. He did his schooling from Lincoln High School. Meanwhile, Wong also developed a strong passion for acting and also performed in a number of school plays.

Wong later graduated from San Francisco State University.

Is Openly Gay 

BD Wong is openly gay who was previously in a long-term relationship with talent agent Richie Jackson in 1988. They also had two sons Boaz Dov and Jackson Foo Wong, born in 2000 through a surrogate mother. Sadly, their son Boaz died 90 minutes after birth.

They, however, separated in 2004 amicably. Wong tied the knot with Richert John Frederickson Schnorr, on 7th October 2018. They dated for eight years before walking down the aisle.