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Wong Kar-wai

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Birthday
17, 1958
Birthplace
Shanghai, China
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
17, 1958 (age 61)
Birthplace
Shanghai, China

About

Hong Kong Second Wave filmmaker of critically and commercially successful films Ashes of Time, Chungking Express, and In the Mood for Love.

Before Fame

He was a full-time television screenwriter who directed his first movie As Tears Go By in 1988.

Trivia

He was listed at number three on the British Film Institute's Sight & Sound Top Ten Directors list of modern times.

Family Life

He married and had a child with a woman named Esther.

Associated With

His 2007 film My Blueberry Nights featured many Hollywood superstars, including Oscar winner Natalie Portman.