Ellen Wong

Ellen Wong

actress, writer, producer

Ellen Wong was born on May 31, 1985 in Canada. Ellen Wong's big-screen debut came with Unnatural History - Season 1 directed by Mikael Salomon in 2010. Ellen Wong is known for Condor directed by Andrew McCarthy, Max Irons stars as Joe Turner and Kristen Hager as Mae Barber. Ellen Wong has got 1 awards and 5 nominations so far. The most recent award Ellen Wong achieved is Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Ellen Wong plays is Best Sellers which will be released on Sep 17, 2021.

Ellen Wong was born in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada. Her first role was on the award winning television series "This Is Wonderland". She is best known for her role as Knives Chau in "Scott Pilgrim vs. The World", starring alongside Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Jason Schwartzman. She auditioned against many hopefuls through an international talent search to fill the role of Knives Chau. Edgar Wright wanted to work with Ellen as she was able to showcase herself as a unique actress, with the ability to also take on intense fight choreography. During training for "Scott Pilgrim vs. The World", the on-set trainer nicknamed Ellen, The Ellen-nator. She trains in WTF Taekwondo.

  • Birthday

    May 31, 1985
  • Place of Birth

    Scarborough, Ontario, Canada

Known For


1 wins & 5 nominations

Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival
Rising Star Award
Winner - Festival Prize

Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows