- Short Bio
- Education and early career
- Net worth and Salary
- Personal Life
- Body Measurement
- Wiki and Facts
- Social Media
Eddie Huang is a famous restaurateur, chef, food personality, attorney, and a producer who is known as the co-owner of the restaurant, BaoHaus, and the former host of his television show, Huang's World for Viceland. He has also published a few books and also worked as a cloth designer in the past. Eddie Huang is of American nationality and belongs to the Asian ethnicity.
Eddie Huang was born on 1 March 1982, in Washington, D.C. His full name is Edwyn Charles Huang. Eddie Huang family is originally from Taiwan. His father, Louis Huang, and mother, Jessica Huang are Taiwanese immigrants and raised him in Silver Spring, Maryland. They later moved to Orlando, Florida and settled there. There is no information about Eddie Huang brothers and other siblings in the media.
Education and early career
Eddie Huang was educated at the University of Pittsburgh and the Rollins College. He graduated in 2004 with a B.A. in English and Film and later received his J.D. from the Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University in 2008. He then began working as an attorney at the law firm Chadbourne & Parke in New York City. According to Eddie Huang wiki page, he started working as a stand-up comic and a marijuana dealer after he was laid-off from the job as an attorney.
Eddie Huang ran a clothing company called Hoodman Clothing from 2006 to 2009 with Art Director Ning Juang. As his father managed several restaurants while he was growing up, he learned cooking techniques from various chefs of different cultural backgrounds and cuisine styles. He opened his restaurant, BaoHaus in 2009 and started a blog called Fresh Off the Boat. He later published his first book, Fresh Off the Boat: A Memoir in 2013. His second book titled, Double Cup Love: On the Trail of Family, Food, and Broken Hearts in China, was published in 2016. Eddie Huang made his television debut in 2011 when he started hosting Cooking Channel’s show, Cheap Bites. He has also made appearances on a number of episodes of Unique Eats. He left the channel and moved to Viceland where he began hosting his show, Huang's World. His memoir was later adapted as a television series by ABC and premiered in 2015.
Net worth and Salary
Eddie Huang net worth is estimated to be huge. He has collected a huge wealth from his career as a successful chef and author. Eddie Huang family lives a luxurious lifestyle because of his high bank balance. The incomes from his restaurant and appearances on television shows have also helped him garner a huge chunk of money. Various sources have estimated Eddie Huang net worth to be around $2 Million as of recent.
Eddie Huang married life has not yet happened. However, he was previously engaged to his ex-girlfriend Dena in 2013. The engagement was later broken off and since then he has maintained his private life a secret. It was because of some controversy that Dena could not be Eddie Huang wife.
Eddie Huang age is currently 36 years. His height is measured at 5 feet 5 inches and he has a short black hair and black eyes.
Wiki and Facts
Eddie Huang wiki page mentions that he was named as one of the influential people in food in 2011 by Chow.com. He was also named a 2013 TED Fellow in 2012.
Eddie Huang is very active on social media and has gained more than 330 thousand followers on Instagram. Similarly, he has more than 107 thousand followers on Twitter and his Facebook page enjoys more than 55 thousand likes. Eddie Huang bio can be found on various other social media sites such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.