Ali Wong

American comedian and actress (born 1982)

Alexandra Wong (born April 19, 1982)[1][2] is an American actress, comedian, producer, and writer.[3][4] She is known for her Netflix stand-up specials Baby Cobra and Hard Knock Wife, as well as her television appearances in American Housewife, Are You There, Chelsea?, Inside Amy Schumer, and Black Box.

Ali Wong
Ali Wong smiling while performing
Wong in 2013
Alexandra Wong

(1982-04-19) April 19, 1982 (age 42)
Alma materUniversity of California, Los Angeles
Occupation(s)Actress, comedian, writer
Years active2005–present
Justin Hakuta (m. 2014)
RelativesKen Hakuta (father-in-law)

She also wrote for the first three seasons of the sitcom Fresh Off the Boat. In 2019, she starred in Always Be My Maybe.


  1. Wong, Ali (Winter 2004). "Discoveries Terrible and Magnificent" (PDF). Asian American Studies 116. UCLA. Retrieved May 8, 2016.
  2. "Black Box: Ali Wong. Lina Lark on ABC's "Black Box"". ABC Television (Press release). May 18, 2013. Archived from the original on February 2, 2014. Retrieved January 29, 2014.
  3. Shady, Justin (July 26, 2011). "Ali Wong: Spitfire standup embraces dark". Variety. Retrieved January 29, 2014.
  4. Molyneaux, Libby (October 3, 2013). "Ali Wong: L.A.'s Raunchiest Vietnamese-Chinese-American Standup Comic". LA Weekly. Archived from the original on March 10, 2014. Retrieved January 29, 2014.