|Jimmy Wong Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||March 28, 1987|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Jimmy Wong is an Asian-American actor, singer-songwriter, YouTuber, and chef. He first became well known after he posted a reply video called Ching Chong: Asians in the Library Song, for a sorority student’s vlog rant about Asians, publicly mocking them. Wong is also known for his show Feast of Fiction, a food show on which he brought fantasy food to life.
James Franklin Wong
Seattle, Washington, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Jimmy persued B.A. in Theater at Middlebury College in 2009.
- Siblings – Freddie Wong (Older Brother)
Jimmy self-manages his career.
Pop, Dance, Rock
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
68 kg or 150 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Jimmy Wong has dated –
- Meghan Camarena (2011-2013) – Jimmy is said to have dated fellow YouTuber Meghan Camarena in 2011. The couple parted ways in 2013 but has remained friends.
- Abbe Drake – Jimmy is said to be dating DIY /Crafts video producer Abbe Drake. Though they have not made any public remark on their relation, Abbe has appeared in many of Jimmy’s YouTube videos and she has even posted a lot of pictures with Jimmy’s dog on Instagram.
Race / Ethnicity
Jimmy is of Chinese descent.
Jimmy has done endorsement work for Axe through his Instagram.
He has also either endorsed or promoted brands like –
- Food Network
Best Known For
His web shows like Video Game High School (2012-2014) and Feast of Fiction
As a Singer
Jimmy started his career as a singer in 2011 and has provided his vocals to songs like Don’t Let Go, Dear John, Going in, Nerdy Love Song, and Don’t let go.
Jimmy’s first theatrical film appearance was in the 2012 horror comedy John Dies at the End.
First TV Show
Jimmy’s first TV show appearance was on Days Of Our Lives in 2010 but his role went uncredited.
His first credited TV role was as Robby on the show Secret Weapon.
As per an Instagram post, Jimmy started training under the guidance of Daniel Sullivan in April 2018.
Jimmy Wong Favorite Things
- Food – Fried Rice
- Video Game – Super Mario RPG, Chrono Trigger, The Last of Us
- Color – Blue
Source – Instagram Stories
Jimmy Wong Facts
- Jimmy drew attention for the first time through his YouTube video, Ching Chong: Asians in the Library Song, which was a reply to a sorority student’s rant about Asians, publicly mocking their accent.
- Ching Chong: Asians in the Library Song became an instant hit, internationally, with over 5 million views.
- Jimmy is also known for his show called Feast of Fiction on which he used to cook the imaginary food in reality.
- Jimmy is an ardent Magic: The Gathering player, especially the Commander format. He, in fact, hosts a podcast, called The Command Zone, discussing the experience of playing the Commander format with his co-host Josh Lee Kwai.
- He also ran a production company along with his brother Freddie Wong.
- Jimmy is also a dog lover and has a mixed breed dog (husky, terrier, and chow chow) named Kiwi.
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Featured Image by Jimmy Wong / Instagram