Ellen Wong

Ellen Wong

🐣 Jan 01 1985 (age 34)
📍 Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
4 movies 2 shows

Biography

Ellen Wong was born in Ontario, Canada. The first film she watched in a movie theatre was "Titanic". Her favourite actress is Kate Winslet. 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. Her favourite action stars are Michelle Yeoh, Tony Jaa, Jackie Chan, Bruce Lee, Yanin Vismitananda aka "Jeeja" Yanin, Jet Li.

Known for

Filmography

2017 - 2019 GLOW (30 episodes)
Jenny Chey
2017 Dark Matter (4 episodes)
Misaki Han-Shireikan
2017 The Circle
Renata
2017 The Void
Kim
2012 Silent Night
Brenda
2010 Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
Knives Chau