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Joe Wong


Chinese-American comedian who became well-known following appearing around the Late Display with David Letterman as well as the Ellen DeGeneres Display. He won the 3rd Annual Great American Humor Festival this year 2010. He graduated from Jilin University or college and the Chinese language Academy of Sciences and analyzed Chemistry at Rice University or college in america. He began carrying out humor in 2001. He headlined the 2010 Radio and Tv Correspondents’ Association supper. He fulfilled his wife, Lucy, while he was at university or college and they wedded in 1994. That they had one child, Jake. By 2012, he previously appeared around the Late Display with David Letterman 3 x.

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Full Name Joe Wong
Date Of Birth April 20, 1970
Place Of Birth China
Weight 143 kg
Profession Comedian
Education Jilin University, Rice University
Nationality American, Chinese
Spouse Yan Jin
Music Groups Parts & Labor
Movies The Yes Men, The Pool, Collapse, Modus Operandi, 6 Days to Air, Bad Johnson, The Yes Men Are Revolting, The 414s: The Original Teenage Hackers, Skinny Dip, Hamlet A.D.D.
Star Sign Taurus

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1His great-grandfather immigrated to China from South Korea.
2Became a US citizen in 2008.
3Worked as a biochemist before becoming a comedian.
4Lives in Boston, Massachusetts.
5Moved to Houston, Texas in 1994 to study chemistry at Rice University. Earned a Ph.D in molecular biology.



Quiet Desperation2011TV Series
The Invention of Lying2009Man #2



Late Show with David Letterman2009-2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest Comic / Himself - Comedian
The Steve Katsos Show2010TV SeriesHimself
Salty Language, Peppered Morals2009DocumentaryJoe Wong
Thou Shalt Laugh 42009DocumentaryComedian
The Ellen DeGeneres Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Ellen's Bigger, Longer & Wider Show2009TV MovieHimself

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1Thick Chinese accent.
2Deadpan delivery with long pauses.

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