Eddie Huang Biography

    Updated On Aug 21, 2017 Published On Nov 08, 2015
    Facts of Eddie Huang
    Date of Birth: 1982 , March-1
    Birth Nation: United States
    Name Eddie Huang
    Nationality American
    Birth Place/City Washington, D.C
    Profession Restaurateur
    Body Measurements 36-25-34
    Breast Size 39in
    Waist size 28in
    Hip Size 38in
    Weight in KG 65
    Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
    Father Louis Huang
    Mother Jessica Huang
    Ethnicity White
    Eye Color Black
    Famous for Chef, writer, food personality, attorney, restaurateur
    Married N/A
    Education Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (2005–2008), Rollins College (2001–2004), University of Pittsburgh
    Awards Not Yet
    Movies Girlfriend's Day
    TV Show Unique Eats
    Net Worth $ 2 million
    Hair Color Brown
    Siblings Emery Huang, Evan Huang
    Birth Name Edwyn Charles Huang
    Salary N/A
    Face Color White
    Affair with N/A
    Girlfriend Cody Kennedy
    Religion Christian
    Nick Name Eddie
    Working For Television
    Special Title BaoHaus (Manhattan restaurant)
    Divorce N/A
    Books Fresh Off the Boat: A Memoir
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    Though Eddie has already established himself in the United States. He is very private relating to his personal matters. However as per our source once he planned to get married to his girlfriend, Dena. They were dating since 2013 and were planning to marry in 2014, but due to some relationship issues, they separated without marrying.

    Huang is the graduate of the "University of Pittsburgh". He began his professional career as a lawyer in the corporate law in New York City. In 2008, he was hired on a permanent basis in the Corporate Department but his job was taken away soon within few months due to a financial crisis of 2007–08. 

    Then he turned his interests towards comedy and began his career as a standup comedian, during that time he was also a marijuana dealer. His childhood dream was cooking so, in 2011, he opened his own restaurant in Manhattan. And he is famous for his hot and spicy videos on YouTube.

    Since Eddie grew up in the United States, he was more influenced by African-American culture rather than his Chinese culture. He was arrested twice for some crimes, while he was young. 

    In a short time he has achieved a good financial status, so he must receive a good amount of salary and his current net worth is around $2.5 million.

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    Born in Washington, DC


    Eddie Huang was from the middle class family born as Edwyn Charles Huang in Washington, D.C., United States of America to Louis Huang and Jessica Huang. He is an America and his parents were from Taiwan.

    Graduated from Rollins College


    Though he was arrested twice when he was still young, he didn't end his interest in his studies. After completing his high school education, he joined University of Pittsburgh and then Rollins College. He was able to earn his bachelor’s degree in English and Film in 2004. 

    Won Minority Fellowship


    When it comes to education, he is the talented guy. He has won several scholarship and fellowship throughout his life. In 2006, he won New York City Bar Association Minority Fellowship. Once he was also honored with the Barbara Lawrence Alfond English Award.

    Earned Juris Doctor


    After completing his bachelor's degree from Rollins College, he won several scholarships and then joined Cardozo School of Law. While he was there he also worked in several projects. He received his Juries Doctor from this University in 2008. 

    Worked as Summer Associate


    While he was attending his law classes in Cardozo School of Law, he began working as a lawyer in corporate laws. In 2006, he was a Summer Associate and he worked in this position for about a year.

    Laid off from his work


    Being summer associate for about a year from 2006 to 2007, in 2008 he was hired in a permanent basis in the Corporate Department but his job was taken away soon within few months due to financial crisis of 2007–08.

    Owned streetwear company


    In 2006, he opened his own streetwear company. He named his company as Hoodman Clothing," initially called "Bergdorf Hoodman". In this company, he presented his own clothing designs and ran this company till 2009. 

    Opened BaoHaus, a Taiwanese bun


    In 2009, he decided to close his streetwear company and began following his own childhood dreams. At the end of 2009, he opened his own restaurant in Lower Manhattan and named it BaoHaus, a Taiwanese bun. 

    Published his own memoir


    After spending his time in cooking and being the owner of several restaurants in Manhattan, he desired to write something about his life and cooking. In 2013, he published his own biography and it was titled Fresh off the Boat: A Memoir.

    Hosted Cheap Bites


    He also took his time to share his knowledge in cooking via television shows. In 2011, he appeared in one of the cooking channels in United States and hosted the show named Cheap Bites. He was also seen several times in Unique Eats.