The Wiltern | Los Angeles, California
Currently one of the most talked-about comedy sensations on the circuit, actor, writer and comedian Ali Wong comes to The Wiltern on Saturday 28th September 2019 as part of her eight-night-run, bringing her brand new Milk and Money stand-up show to the stage! Since earning her writing chops on Fresh of the Boat and then becoming a household name with her Netflix specials Baby Cobra and Hard Knock Wife (both filmed when she was heavily pregnant), Wong has been busy, co-writing and starring alongside Randall Park and Keanu Reeves(!) in the Netflix film Always Be My Maybe and voicing Bertie in the animation Tuca and Bertie! She truly is one to watch!
After years of working New York's comedy circuit, sometimes performing up to nine times a night, American actress, stand-up comedian, and writer Ali Wong became a household name in 2016 following the release of her debut Netflix special, Baby Cobra. Named one of "10 Comics to Watch" by Variety in 2011, she appeared on The Tonight Show, John Oliver's New York Stand Up Show and Dave Atell's Comedy Underground Show later that year, and in 2014 was hired as a writer for the comedy television series Fresh Off the Boat. In 2018, Wong released her second Netflix special, Hard Knock Wife. She has also appeared in American Housewife, Are You There, Chelsea?, Inside Amy Schumer, and Black Box. 2019 saw Wong writing and starring alongside Randall Park in the film "Always Be My Maybe", and voicing the titular character Bertie in the Netflix animated show "Tuca & Bertie".