Eddie Huang Chef, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Books, Restaurants, And Net Worth

Eddie Huang Bio | Wiki

Eddie Huang (Full Name: Edwyn Charles Huang) is an American chef, restaurateur, film director, attorney, and producer.

He is popularly recognized for his Fresh Off the Boat biography which was adapted into the ABC sitcom Fresh Off the Boat. Huang is the co-owner of BaoHaus, an agua bao restaurant in the East Village of Lower Manhattan. Previously from 2006 to 2009, Huang ran “Hoodman Clothing,” a sweat wear company initially called “Bergdorf Hoodman.”

Additionally, he has hosted several television shows including Cheap Bites and Snack Off which featured Huang, mentoring contestants participating in challenges that determine who can whip up the tastiest treats using random ingredients. During his free time, Huang loves traveling, trying new recipes, and spending time with his family and friends.

Eddie Huang Age | Birthday

He was born on March 1, 1982, in Washington, D.C., in the United States of America. Huang is 40 years old and celebrates his birthday on March 1 every year.

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Eddie Huang Height

He is a man of average stature. Huang stands at a height of 5 ft 7 in (approx. 1.69 m).

Eddie Huang Family

He was born and also raised in Washington, D.C, in the United States to his hardworking parents Jessica and Louis Huang. Both his parents were immigrants from Taiwan, his mother’s ancestral home was Shandong while his father’s was Hunan province. His family later relocated to Orlando, Florida, where his father owned a successful group of steak and seafood restaurants.

Since he was young, Huang always appreciated African-American culture, especially hip-hop. He grew up in a family of five alongside his two siblings Jessica Huang and Louis Huang. Huang holds an American nationality by birth.

Eddie Huang Wife

His current marital status remains unavailable to the public, however, the word is going around that Huang is currently dating Julie Scott who presently works as a director. Huang was previously engaged to his girlfriend Dena back in 2013 but the two broke up just a year before their marriage. Detailed information shall be updated soon.

Eddie Huang Education

He attained his high school diploma from Dr. Phillips High School based in Orlando and later furthered her studies at the University of Pittsburgh. Huang later enrolled at Rollins College where he graduated in 2004 and was awarded his Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Film. While at the institution, Huang was awarded the Barbara Lawrence Alfond English Award and Zora Neale Hurston Award.

Eddie Huang Fresh Off the Boat

Fresh Off the Boat is American sitcom television series that aired on ABC from February 4, 2015, to February 21, 2020. The series was created by Nahnatchka Khan based on Huang’s autobiography with the same title. Its plot revolved around Chinese-American who lived in Florida in the 1990s. It starred personalities such as Randall Park, Constance Wu, Chelsey Crisp, Ray Wise, Hudson Yang, Forrest Wheeler, Ian Chen, and Lucille Soong. The series aired for 6 seasons with a total of 116 episodes each lasting 22 minutes.

Eddie Huang Books

Prior to his career as a chef, film director, producer, and attorney Huang is also an author and has published several books. These books include:

  • Fresh Off the Boat (2013)
  • Double Cup Love (2016)
  • The Jewish Messiah (1999)

Eddie Huang Restaurants

Being a successful Chef and restaurateur, there is no shock that he has accumulated a reliable amount of wealth over the years. In December 2009, he opened a Taiwanese bun and called it BaoHaus. Two years later in July, he relocated his first restaurant first shop to 238 East 14th Street in the East Village with an expanded menu.

Unfortunately, in October 2020 he announced the permanent closure of BaoHaus which had been praised by TimeOut magazine for its cheap pricing and unique menu items. His other restaurant Xiao Ye closed down due to poor reviews and controversy over its sales of Four Loko. The New York Times Reviewer Sam Sifton awarded the restaurant a zero (out of four) stars.

Eddie Huang Net Worth

He is a successful film director, author, chef, and media personality therefore, there is no doubt that he has garnered a desirable amount of wealth over the years. Huang’s average net worth is $4 million.

How Old Is Eddie Huang

He was born to his supportive and hardworking parents on March 1, 1982, in Washington, D.C., the United States of America. Therefore, Huang is 40 years old.

Is Eddie Huang Married

Due to his secretive nature, Huang has managed to keep his marital status away from the public. However, whether he is single, dating, or married shall be updated soon.

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