Eugene Lee Yang

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Full Name Eugene Lee Yang
Age 34 Years Old
Nick Name Eugene Lee Yang
Gender Male
Famous As Basketball Player
Birth Date January 18, 1986
Birth Place Pflugerville, Texas

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Eugene Lee Yang is a famous American filmmaker, actor, as well as an internet celebrity who is best known for his work with BuzzFeed and The Try Guys. As a YouTuber, his video has been viewed collectively more than 2 billion times. Recently, he came out as gay in a YouTube video. Overall, he is a very talented filmmaker. 

Eugene Lee Yang Of ‘The Try Guys’ Comes Out In Hauntingly Beautiful Music Video

The internet star wrote, choreographed and directed the music video entitled “I’m Gay.” He came out to the world through an emotional, visually stunning music video.  He wrote, choreographed, and directed the video, set to music by electronic duo Odesza. While he’s been out as queer for some time, Yang wanted to make it clear that he identifies as gay. What’s more, the project served as a fundraiser for The Trevor Project, a nonprofit organization that aims to prevent suicide among LGBTQ youth. “I created this music video as my personal way of coming out as a proud gay man who has many unheard, specific stories to tell,” Yang wrote on Twitter. “I withheld because of fear and shame shaped by my background but I promise to give my full truth in the rest of my life’s work.” 

What is the age of Eugene Lee Yang?

Eugene celebrated his 33rd birthday on 18th January as of 2019. 

What nationality is Eugene Lee Yang?

Eugene Lee Yang was born on 18th January 18, 1986, in Pflugerville, Texas, the USA. His nationality is American. He belongs to Asian ethnicity. His birth sign is Capricorn and his religion is Unknown. He is the only son of Korean immigrants, Min-Young and Jae Yang. He is the middle child of two sisters. At school, he engaged in artistic activities such as visual arts, Illustration theater, choir, and dance at school. Later, he went to the University of Southern California. He had written and directed six short films discussing wide-ranging social and political topics, including mental health care, gay marriage, and school shooting. He graduated with a B.A. in cinema production in 2008. His other early life information will be added soon. 

How tall is Eugene Lee Yang?

Eugene Lee Yang is a very handsome person with black hair and brown eyes. He has a tall height of 6 feet or 1.83 m. His balanced body weight has not been revealed yet. He has a slim body build.

Who is Eugene Lee Yang girlfriend?

Eugene Lee Yang is not married yet and he is still to get married. He openly stated bisexual. Till now, he has not revealed about his dating life yet. He is a very secretive person who prefers to keep information regarding his love life to himself. As of today, he is assumed to be single. 

What is the net worth of Eugene Lee Yang?

The net worth of Eugene Lee Yang is estimated to have $700,000. He earned around $39,993 to $114,800 a year when he was working at BuzzFeed. Overall, he is satisfied with his earnings. 

What makes Eugene Lee Yang famous?

  • For 5 years, Eugene Lee Yang did freelance work producing music videos and writing and filming commercials.
  • In the year 2013, he started working for the video branch of the internet media company, Buzzfeed.
  • At Buzzfeed, he was given free control on experimental video productions and exploring new modes of storytelling. 
  • His video If Disney Princes Were Real earned over 70 million views, whereas his other video Women's Ideal Body Types Throughout History earned over 40 million views. 
  • He started The Try Guys with co-stars Ned Fulmer, Keith Habersberger, and Zach Kornfeld in the year 2014. 
  • He became one of the recognized social media and internet personality after that.
  • He also produced Asian Men Re-Create Iconic Underwear Ads in March 2017 where he cast Asian male models. 
  • The New York Times considered him as the breakout star of The Try Guys. 
  • He hosted BuzzFeed's Queer Prom five-part video series. The Try Guys left BuzzFeed in June 2018 and established their own company 2nd Try LLC. 
  • He formerly referred to himself as queer and LGBT, however on 15th June 2019, he officially came out as gay through a music video.
  • In the year 2019, he made a guest appearance on NBC sitcom Brooklyn Nine-Nine, portraying Theo Lorql.