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Barbara Jean Wong (1924–1999)

Barbara Jean Wong was born on March 3, 1924 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She was an actress, known for The Man from Button Willow (1965), The Trap (1946) and The Chinese Ring (1947). She was married to Robert Wah Lee. She died on November 13, 1999 in Tarzana, California. See full bio »

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 1965 The Man from Button Willow
Stormy (voice)
 1956 Buffalo Bill, Jr. (TV Series)
- The Golden Plant (1956)
 1955 Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing
Nurse (uncredited)
 1955 Cameo Theatre (TV Series)
 1955 Soldier of Fortune
Haka Girl (uncredited)
 1954 Your Favorite Story (TV Series)
- The Man Trap (1954)
 1954 The Lone Wolf (TV Series)
Rose Kai
- The Chinese Story (1954) ... Rose Kai
 1953 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- The Traitor (1953)
 1952 Boston Blackie (TV Series)
- Chinese Lottery (1952)
 1951 China Corsair
Croupier (uncredited)
 1949 Chinatown at Midnight
Betty Chang
 1948 The Golden Eye
Undetermined Secondary Role (scenes deleted)
 1947 The Chinese Ring
Princess Mei Ling (as Jean Wong)
 1947 Calcutta
Mrs. Smith's Manicurist (uncredited)
 1946 That Brennan Girl
Nightclub Singer (uncredited)
 1946 The Trap
San Toy
 1945 The Red Dragon
Iris Ling (as Jean Wong)
 1945 God Is My Co-Pilot
Chinese Nurse (uncredited)
 1944 Babes on Swing Street
Chinese Girl (uncredited)
 1943 Behind the Rising Sun
Chinese Girl Given Opium (uncredited)
 1943 China
Nan Ti
 1938 Charlie Chan in Honolulu
Chan Daughter (uncredited)

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Other Works:

Played Tiny Tim in the Ronald Colman recording of Dickens' "A Christmas Carol".

Alternate Names:

Jean Wong

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As a child actress, she was dubbed "the Chinese Shirley Temple" because her long black hair was styled in ringlets like Temple's. See more »

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