Mike Chen is a Chinese-born American YouTuber and social media personality who came to prominence for his YouTube channel Strictly Dumpling, a series of Vlogs. He also runs other YouTube channels such as Eat With Mikey, The Chen Dynasty, Beyond Science, and The CheNews.
|Real Name:||Mike Cheng Xing|
|Date of Birth:||December 22, 1980|
|Place of Birth:||Xi’an, China|
|Parents:||Rigan Cheng (father), Teng Chen (mother)|
|Height:||5 feet 4 inches|
|Net Worth:||$4.5 million|
Mike Chen was born on December 22, 1980 in Xi’an, China, to parents Rigan Cheng and Teng Chen. He moved to the United States at the age of 8. He grew up in the American midwest and worked at the Chinese buffets owned by his parents. He has two siblings, a brother named Arnold and a sister Renor.
He majored in Accounting at Truman State University. After graduating, he worked as a financial analyst at Morgan Stanley which he left after a year.
Mike Chen worked at Morgan Stanley and later joined the non-profit media company New Tang Dynasty Television as the head of digital strategy.
While working with New Tang Dynasty, he co-created the YouTube channel Off the Great Wall, a channel focused on Chinese culture.
He began to make Vlogs about food in 2013, and that led him to unveil several YouTube channels which include Cook With Mikey, Eat With Mikey, Beyond Science, and so on.
Chen left New Tang Dynasty Television in 2015, and created the YouTube channel The Double Chen show, with Dan Chen. The two of them alongside Yi Yang moved from New York to San Francisco, California and created the Double Chen News, and Awesome Toy Review! as sub-channels.
Dan and Yang left all three channels on 2016, and returned to New York while Chen continues the Double Chen Show, and The Double Chen News, and rebranded them as The Chen Dynasty and TheCheNews respectively.
Mike Chen got married to his long-term girlfriend Christine in 2021.
Awards & Nominations
Mike Chen was nominated at the 11th Shorty Awards in 2019 under the Best in Food category.
Mike Chen is active on social media platforms. He is on Instagram at @mikexingchen and Twitter @mikexingchen
Mike Chen earn his career as a YouTuber. He has an estimated net worth of $4.5 million.
Frequently asked questions
Below are some frequently asked questions about Mike Chen:
Who is Mike Chen?
Mike Chen is a Chinese-born American YouTuber and social media personality who came to prominence for his YouTube channel Strictly Dumpling, a series of Vlogs.
How old is Mike Chen?
He was born on December 22, 1980
Where is Mike Chen from?
He is from Xi’an, China.
Is Mike Chen married?
He is married to Christine Chen.
What is Mike Chen’s Net Worth?
Mike Chen has an estimated net worth of $4.5 million.