"Pretty close to a remission," Harper's doctor says.
January 13, 1985 in Toronto, Ontario, CA
It's a useful index of Ellen Wong's talent and charm that many people came out of Edgar Wright's 2010 comedy "Scott Pilgrim vs. the World" convinced that Scott (Michael Cera) should have simply chosen Ellen's character, Knives Chau, rather than going to the trouble of battling all Ramona's (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) evil ex-boyfriends. It's rare for any young actress to make such a strong impression with a supporting role, but Ellen worked hard for the part, auditioning three times as part of an international talent search before she landed it. Director Wright was eventually won over after he discovered the angelic-looking Ellen had a green belt in Taekwondo; during rehearsals, the film's fight co-coordinator was so impressed by her martial arts skills he nicknamed the actress 'The Ellen-nator." LessIt's a useful index of Ellen Wong's talent and charm that many people came out of Edgar Wright's 2010 comedy "Scott Pilgrim … More