B.D. Wong originated the role of Song Liling in the world premiere Broadway production of M. Butterfly, garnering an array of theatrical awards as yet uncollected by another performer in the process: The Drama Desk Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, Clarence Derwent Award (from Actor's Equity), Theatre World Award and the Tony Award.
He is well known for his roles as Dr. George Huang on Law & Order: SVU, Father Ray Mukada on Oz, Dr. John Lee on Awake, and Dr. Henry Wu in the movies Jurassic Park and Jurassic World.
Other theatre: Bondage (Actors Theatre of Louisville); Herringbone (American Music Theatre Festival); Peter Pan (Kansas City Starlight); The Nanjing Race (McCarter Theatre); A Language of Their Own (Public Theatre).
Film: Seven Years in Tibet, Mulan, The Freshman, Mystery Date, Father of the Bride (I and II), Jurassic Park, Executive Decision. Television: All-American Girl, Bless This House, The X-Files, and Jurassic World.