Darren Chen is a prominent Taiwanese actor and model. Darren Chen gained international recognition for his roles in various popular TV drama series including “Meteor Garden”, “My Unicorn Girl”, and “The Sleuth of the Ming Dynasty”.
Table of Biography
Darren Chen was born on 15 January 1995 and he is currently 26 years old. His birth name is Guan Hong and his zodiac sign is Sagittarius. Darren Chen’s birth name is written in his native language as 官鴻 (Guān Hóng).
His nationality is Taiwanese as he was born in Taiwan. Talking about his educational journey, Darren graduated from the Taipei Municipal Heping High School. There is no information regarding Darren’s parents, siblings, and other family details.
Career and Professional Life
Darren Chen is a famous actor and model. At such a young age, Darren gained immense fame internationally for his roles in TV series like Meteor Garden, My Unicorn Girl, and The Sleuth of the Ming Dynasty among others. The young Taiwanese actor made his acting debut in the year 2016. It was with the role of the character Lin Yutang in Proud of Love. It is a youth fantasy web series and Darren also reprised the role in the sequel to this series.
In the year 2017, Darren played the role of Huaze Lei by Angie Chai in Meteor Garden. It is a 2018 adaptation from the Japanese shōjo manga series Boys Over Flowers (花より男子, Hana Yori Dango). The writer of this manga is Yoko Kamio.
Furthermore, the young Taiwanese actor appeared in Harper’s Bazaar China. This appearance was with his Meteor Garden costars Dylan Wang, Connor Leong, and Caesar Wu. They were in the November issue of this magazine. Meteor Garden’s first broadcast was on Hunan TV on 9 July 2018.
This was also the series that earned Darren Chen international recognition. The same year, Darren was confirmed to make his big-screen debut. This was with a guest appearance in Oversize Love. It is a romantic comedy film.
Similarly, in the year 2019, Darren appeared in his first leading role. It was in the historical mystery drama The Sleuth of the Ming Dynasty. The producer of this drama is Jackie Chan. Likewise, the series premiered on channel iQiyi on April 1, 2020. In the same year, Darren starred in My Unicorn Girl. It is a youth sports drama.
While writing this biography, Darren has worked on a total of six TV series including Proud of Love (别那么骄傲), Proud of Love 2 (别那么骄傲2), Meteor Garden (流星花园), The Sleuth of the Ming Dynasty (成化十四年), My Unicorn Girl (盔甲上的少女), and Yu Zhao Ling (玉昭令).
Similarly, as of 2021, Darren has worked on singing six tracks for the series he appeared on. For the series Meteor Garden, Darren For You, Creating Memories, Never Would’ve Thought of, and The Tenderness Behind the Flower. He collaborated with his co-stars of this drama Dylan Wang, Connor Leong, and Caesar Wu to sing these songs in the year 2018. Likewise, Darren sang the song Mortal World alone whereas Late at Night with Fu Mengbo and Liu Yaoyuan for The Sleuth of the Ming Dynasty in the year 2020.
Darren Chen is most probably single at present. The young Taiwanese actor is most probably more focused on strengthening his career in acting and modeling rather than spending his time involving in rumors, scandals, and controversies. Darren also has yet to confirm his relationship status himself.
The actor has not yet shared any social media posts that indicate his actual relationship status either. Either Darren is indeed single or might be keeping his lover’s identity well hidden from the public. If he is indeed single, there is no doubt that the young and talented actor will find his special half through his handsomeness, talent, and charms.
Darren Chen stands tall at a height of 1.84 meters or 6 feet 1 inch and his body weight is around 79 kgs or 174 lbs. Similarly, Darren has a chest-waist-hip measurement of around 40-32-35 inches respectively. Likewise, the actor’s biceps size is 15.5 inches and his shoe size is number 8. Furthermore, the Taiwanese actor has dark brown eyes and hair of the same color.
Social Media and Net Worth
Talking about the young actor’s social media presence, Darren Chen is available on Instagram under the username @kuanhung_. The actor has shared exactly 281 posts and earned over 2.2 million followers as of April 2021. Other than this, the young Taiwanese actor doesn’t seem to have a personal account on other social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Twitch, Tiktok, etc.
Moving on, talking about his net worth and earnings, Darren’s exact net worth is still under review. However, some sources estimate that the actor’s net worth ranges from $1 million to $5 million US dollars.