As a kid, Darren Wang loved performing in front of people. This turned into a dream of becoming an actor.
At first, his parents were against the idea of him working in the entertainment industry. But the young boy managed to convince them eventually.
He began his career by appearing in various commercials. Then in 2008, Darren made his acting debut starring in drama series Mysterious Incredible Terminator.
After hitting it off in TV series, this Gemini man had his big screen debut in 2010. He appeared in the film In Case of Love. Unfortunately, the film wasn’t really successful.
Darren got his breakout role in the 2015 film Our Times. He got one of the main roles in the movie. Our Times was a big hit and managed to launch the actor into popularity.
Over the years, the man from Taipei received various awards. He got the Newcomer Film Award in iQiyi All-Star Carnival 2015, Best Actor Award in 2016 Taipei Film Awards, Best New Actor in Action in Jackie Chan Action Movie Awards 2018, and many more.
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- Real Name: Wang Talu (王大陸)
- Stage Name: Darren Wang, Talu Wang
- Korean Name: Wang Dae Ryuk (왕대륙)
- English Name: Darren Wang
- Nickname: Xiao Dao
- Birthday: May 29, 1991
- Birthplace: Taipei City, Taiwan
- Zodiac Sign: Gemini
- Chinese Zodiac Sign: Goat
- Nationality: Taiwanese
- Height: 181 cm (6’0″)
- Weight: 65 kg (143 lbs)
- Blood Type: O
- Religion: –
- Profession: Actor
- Education: Toko University
- Hobbies: Playing basketball, Playing games
- Parents: –
- Sibling: –
- Girlfriend: –
- Facebook: 王大陸
- Twitter: –
- Instagram: @taluwang
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- Weibo: 王大陸TaluWang
- Studio Weibo: 王大陆工作室
- Darren is from a wealthy family.
- He is pretty active in various charity projects.
- He loves playing basketball.
- His brother is a collector and head of Sotheby’s Artworks Ltd.
- He would love to appear in Korean dramas.
- He wants to learn more about film production.
- This Actor collects various costumes and props from the drama and movies he starred.
- He is friend with the actor and model Nam Joo Hyuk.
- He loves playing games with Justin Huang.
- Dumpling is his favorite food.
- He picks blue as his favorite color.
- He loves the winter season best.
- His favorite animal is tortoise.
- He is scared of cockroaches.
- He likes drinking whiskey.
- Darren got adrenaline rush when people appreciate his work.
- In 2018, he was nominated by the actress Kang Han Na for Ice Bucket Challenge.
- He idolizes the basketball player Michael Jordan.
- His neighbors include model Ann Hong and director Leo Zhang.
- He looks up to the actor Won Bin.
- He thinks he is too pale so he uses foundation to darken his skin.
- The actress Park Shin Hye is his first love.
- He scored 23 points as an archer at the Super Nova Games 2018 in Beijing China.
- He was in the Stay With Me music video by S.H.E and 全世界只有你不懂 by Dewi Chien.
- His must sing song in Karaoke is No Music No Life by Van Fan.
- He wants to play complex character that is suave, arrogant, but also humorous.
- His ideal type is a girl who is strong like Crystal Zhang.
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Pics of Darren Wang
1. Darren is so expressive
2. He looks good in red suit
3. Denim jacket fits him well
4. He has that supermodel look
5. Darren can pull off any style
Darren Wang is such a talented actor with many awards to prove it. His next projects in the film industry will be exciting to see.