Sam Wang ((王紹偉; 王绍伟; Wáng Shào Wĕi) is a Taiwanese actor, singer and a model. Sam is a member of two Taiwanese groups 5566 and 183 Club. At one point, he played on the Taiwan national soccer team.


Sam Wang Shao Wei started playing Soccer when the class 3 primary schools started the Soccer program. His achievements in Soccer are equal to those in the entertainment field. He played 13 years of Soccer. Before his 5566 debut in 2002, every Soccer match in Taiwan both big and small, featured Wang Shao Wei on its players list. On June 26, 2002, Shao Wei became the Soccer coach for one of the community activities Soccer teams. Shao Wei showed some kung fu soccer steps. As an artist, he helped improve the positive reputation of Taiwanese Soccer. His managing company (Jungiery) worked with him to help balance his soccer and entertainment activities.

In 2004, Shao Wei released a book called 明星入門100招 (100 Ways To Become A Star).

In December 2007, Wang Shao Wei promoted 5566's album, Bravo, in Singapore.

In November 18, 2007, fans helped him celebrate his 31st birthday, and unexpectedly gave him a 2 million dollar Lexus Alphard as a birthday present. Wang Shao Wei turned down this gift, but took a picture of it as a remembrance.

(It is reported that many Wang Shao Wei fans coming from wealthy family backgrounds. An American fan once flew from the US to Indonesia when Shao Wei participated an activity there, and gave him round trip airplane tickets to Hawaii.)

In March 2008 he changed his name from 王绍偉 to 王少偉 (the reading is still the same).

On 16 December 2008, at 3pm, Shao wei launched his first bakery shop, named Uncle Sam. The breads from his shop are imported from US. Besides selling bread, he also sells merchandise such as t-shirts, soft toys of characters designed by him.

In 2009, he launched his second shop- Uncle Sam's Junior, a branch of Uncle Sam's Bakery Cafe.

Television seriesEdit

Year Title Role
2009 Template:Lang / ' Zhu Yao Wu / 朱耀武
2009 Template:Lang / '
2008 Template:Lang / Your Home is My Home Shi Mai Ke / 石麦克 / Michael
2007 Template:Lang / Mean Girl Ah Chu Ling Ping Zhi / 凌平之
2006 Template:Lang / A Game About Love Wei Qi Xiang / 韋祺祥
2006 Template:Lang / The Magicians of Love Lin Er Qi / 林爾奇/ Richie
2005 Template:Lang / Prince Who Turns Into A Frog Xu Zi Qian / 徐子騫
2005 Template:Lang / Mr Fighting (Guest Appearance)
2004 Template:Lang / In Love With A Rich Girl (Guest Appearance)
2004 Template:Lang / Top on the Forbidden City Fire
2003 Template:Lang / 100% Senorita (Guest Appearance)
2003 Template:Lang / Westside Story Gu Tian Le / 辜天樂
2002 Template:Lang / My MVP Valentine Shao Wei / 紹偉
1998 Template:Lang / Ceng Jing Yuen Ming Gan / 袁明剛


External linksEdit


it:Sam Wang ja:サム・ワン zh:王少偉