Hudson Yang (born November 1, 2003) is an American Actor, Voice Artist, Model, and Television Personality from New York City, NY. He is best known for playing the main lead role of “Eddie Huang” in Fresh Off the Boat, ABC’s Television show.
The 15-years-old actor made his acting debut from his first film “The Sisterhood of Night” in 2014. In this movie, his fans saw him as “Henry Huang”. In addition, the co-stars of this film are Georgie Henley (as Mary Warren), Kara Hayward (Emily Parris), Willa Cuthrell (Catherine Huang), Olivia DeJonge (Lavinia Hall), Laura Fraser (Rose Hall), and Kal Penn (Gordy Gambhir).
Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Profile
Hudson David Yang was born to Taiwanese Asian-American parents in New York City. His birth date is 1 November 2003, which makes his present age 15 years old.
He is the elder son of Jeff Yang (father) and Heather Yang (mother). His dad is a professional Journalist, media & business consultant, writer, and columnist. Furthermore, his mom is an Assistant of a Physician in cardiothoracic surgery.
In his family, this Actor also has a younger brother named Skyler Yang. He attended NEST+m, Public school in New York City. Later, he studied FutureStar program in the New York Performing Arts Academy.
Career, Upcoming Movies, TV Shows & Net worth
At the age of 8, Hudson started appearing on the TV Ads and commercials. His dad Jeff Yang also manage to help him to make a network in the entertainment industry.
In 2014, the Angry Asian Man blog interviewed him. He featured as “Angry Reader of the Week” on this show. On 3 Feb 2015, Yang has also appeared as the guest on ABC’s “The View” show.
His father Jeff allowed him to pursue his career as an Actor. Later, he gave audition for the lead role of “Pete” in The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete Movie. But unfortunately, Actor Ethan Dizon was selected to play this character. His mom Heather Yang supported him in his first rejection.
However, the casting directors Jodi Angstreich, Laura Rosenthal, and Maribeth Fox impressed with his audition. Therefore, they referred him to the acting agent. Later after 18 months, he got his first movie “The Sisterhood of Night” and never see back.
In 2019, Hudson Yang accumulated Net worth is valued at around $1.1 Million US Dollars (according to Forbes magazine). His monthly earning is in between $80K – $100K USD.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Full Birth Name||Hudson David Yang.|
|Profession||Actor & Voice Artist.|
|Famous For||Appearing on the ABC's Fresh Off the Boat TV series & played the character of Eddie Huang.|
|Age (As of 2018)||15 years old|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1 November 2003.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||New York City, NY, USA.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Social Media Stats||Instagram: @hudsonyangfotb (64.3k followers).
Twitter: @HudsonDYang (21.4K+ Fans).
Facebook: FB/HudsonDavidYang (4.3K+ likes).
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Scorpio.|
|Awards||1. Young Artist Award (2016).
2. Young Entertainer Awards (2016).
3. Young Artist Award (2017).
|Current Residence||Los Angeles, United States.|
|Debut||Film: The Sisterhood of Night (2014, as Henry Huang).
TV-Show: Fresh Off the Boat (2015, as Eddie Huang).
|Television||1. Fresh Off the Boat (2015 - Present).
2. Liv and Maddie (2016).
3. Sofia the First (2018, Voice actor for Octavio).
4. Where's Waldo? (2019, Liu).
|Movies||1. The Sisterhood of Night (2014).
2. Hum (2017, short film).
|Years Active||2014 to Present.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 10".
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 72 Kg.
Pounds: 159 lbs.
|Biceps Size||12 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||39-34-37.|
|Shoe Size (US)||8.|
|Tattoos details?||Will Update.|
|Parents||Father: Jeff Yang (Media Consultant, Journalist, Author & Writer).
Mother: Heather Yang (Cardiothoracic Surgery Physician's Assistant).
|Siblings||Brother: Skyler Yang (Younger).
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not Known.|
|School||NEST+m School & the New York Performing Arts Academy.|
|Alma Mater||Will Update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celeb||Actor: Jackie Chan.
Politician: Barack Obama.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Miami.|
|Love to do||Playing Video game & Fishing.|
|Net worth (Approx.)||$1.1 Million US Dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Earnings & Monthly Income||$80K - $100K USD.|
|Home Details||House in New York & LA.|
|Email Address||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||NA.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Hudson Yang
- Wikipedia: From his amazing performance, he nominated for many awards. In addition, Yang won the Young Artist Award and Young Entertainer Awards in 2016. After a year, he won his second Young Artist Award in 2017.
- His nationality is American and ethnicity is Taiwanese Asian-American descent.
- He is a straight heterosexual person (not gay) according to his sexuality.
- Hudson Yang’s height is 5 feet 10 inches tall (178 cm). He occasionally workout due to a busy working schedule. Still, his body weight is around 72 Kg (159 pounds).
- He also got the opportunity to meet his inspiration “Barack Obama“.
- Eddie Huang famed actor has also given his voice in many animated cartoon movies and TV shows. The collection of his voice acting work in the TV shows are Cyberchase, Sofia the First, Disney’s The Lion Guard, Family Guy, and Liv and Maddie.
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- Apart from his television acting career, he has also appeared on the music video Marvels song in 2015.
- In his free time, he loves to fish along with his dad Jeff Yang. Moreover, he also likes to play video games. His favorite one is Minecraft.
- He has a soft corner for dogs. In his house, he has a pet dog named “Aiko“.