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Philip Wang | Ted Fu | Wesley Chan – Wong Fu Productions: Net Worth

How much does Wong Fu Productions make? Also, what is Philip Wang’s net worth?


Wong Fu Productions is an Asian American filmmaking group that was founded by Philip Wang, Ted Fu, and Wesley Chan.

The group has been featured at festivals such as the San Diego Asian Film Festival, Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, and Cannes.

They started the YouTube channel on April 25, 2007. During a recent interview, Wang recalled:

“When YouTube first came around in 2005, we actually saw it more as a tool. We were making things and uploading them to our website. And we had bought server space.”

After about five years, Wong Fu garnered 1 million subscribers.

In 2016, the group had 2 million subscribers. Wong Fu Productions stated:

”We’re extremely grateful to have our subscribers, it’s incredible knowing that we have the potential to reach so many people at once.”

At the time of writing, Wong Fu Productions’ YouTube channel has more than 590 million video views and over 3.25 million subscribers.

”YouTube became so big so fast that kids now see this as a challenge to get into it, just like how I used to see it as a challenge to get into Hollywood,” Wang said in 2021.

In 2018, Wong Fu Productions created the Patreon page, which currently has over 1,081 patrons.

The trio has been especially successful in its ability to collaborate with some of YouTube’s most prominent Asian creators, including:

Wong Fu Productions has also created music videos for hit songs such as “Sunday Morning” (by Maroon 5) and “I’m Yours” (by Jason Mraz).

On July 23, 2013, the company launched a second channel, named – “More Wong Fu.” This channel has the following description:

”Home of Lunch Break, WF Recess, Failed It, FIRST, bloopers, behind the scenes, and special features. It’s, just.. more Wong Fu.”


Philip Wang

Philip Wang net worth


He was born on January 22, 1990, in Stoke-on-Trent to a Chinese-Malaysian father and an English mother. He said about his childhood:

”I was born in Stoke on Trent. My mother’s English from Stoke.”

Wang also said:

”She met my father in Malaysia but I was born here.”

Philip graduated from Northgate High School in Walnut Creek, California. In 2006, Wang graduated from the University of California, San Diego.

In 2010, he received the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year Award.

In 2017, he appeared in the podcast series Do the Right Thing and Pappy’s Flatshare Slamdown. 

When asked about his comedy style, Philip responded:

”Smart but cheeky. I always find it hard to define my style as it is always changing but let’s go with that for now.”

Ted Fu

Ted Fu net worth


He was born on October 26th, 1981, in Cape Town, South Africa.

Ted graduated from Northgate High School in Walnut Creek, California.

After high school, Fu attended the University of California, San Diego. During college, Ted met Philip Wang and Wesley Chan during a visual arts class they took together. They soon created Wong Fu Productions.

Ted initially intended to pursue a career in electrical engineering.

He has had grey hair since he was 14 years old.

Fu is known for having a fondness for cats.

Wesley Chan

Wesley Chan net worth


He was born on April 27, 1984.

Chan graduated from Mills High School in 2002. He also attended the University of California, San Diego. In 2006, Chan graduated from the Sixth College of UCSD.

He founded Wong Fu Productions alongside Ted Fu and Philip Wang at the University of California.

Chan initially intended to pursue a career in animation.

He has a girlfriend named Jennet Liaw.

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“The challenge of exiting the safe route is convincing your parents that you’re going to be okay.”

”Being a creative person is a very emotionally taxing thing… so you have to have good people around you, or you have to be a good person yourself to attract people to work with you.”

“If you’re passionate about what you do, whether that’s accounting or engineering, then that’s incredible.”

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In 2013, Wong Fu Productions released a short film (to celebrate their 10th anniversary) featuring reality television personalities, filmmakers, and web video stars such as Dominic Sandoval, Joe Penna, and Ryan Higa.

When asked about what does ”Wong Fu” mean, Wang responded:

”It’s based on this nickname that I had in high school that was based on a screening I did in middle school.”

For bringing Asian-American stories to light, Wong Fu Productions has received critical recognition and acclaim from media outlets such as NPR and CNN.

When their YouTube channel reached 1 million subscribers, Wang confessed that he found out because his father called him. He said:

“I’m not even kidding. My dad was checking our subscribers and he told me first…he was like, ‘Not bad.’”

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Philip Wang | Ted Fu | Wesley Chan – Net Worth

So, how much are Wong Fu Productions members worth?

Philip Wang earned most of his money from being a member of Wong Fu Productions. In addition, he is working on a stand-up comedy series for BBC Radio 4, named – ”Wangsplaining.”

In 2018, he announced the opening of his own bubble tea cafe in Southern California. ”This is not a boba shop with 100 menu items. We’re not using any syrups, powders, or creamers.” Philip declared. ”Everything will be straight from the kitchen and homemade. We want to have a small, high-quality menu.”

In August 2021, Phil Wang: Philly Philly Wang Wang was released. Hence, stand-up comedian Philip Wang has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.

Ted Fu earned most of his money from co-founding the digital content company Wong Fu Productions. Therefore, Ted Fu has an estimated net worth of $1 million.

Wesley Chan is also a co-founder of Wong Fu Productions. In 2019, Chan and JINS (a Japanese eyewear brand) released a new collection of eyeglasses. Thus, Wesley Chan has an estimated net worth of $1 million.

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