Eugene Lee Yang | Male Breakout Star
Eugene Lee Yang is a video producer and personality at BuzzFeed Motion Pictures. His work as a writer, director, editor, and actor there has reached millions of viewers worldwide, making him one of today’s most recognizable young Asian American faces online and in social media.
Behind the camera, Yang is responsible for several of BuzzFeed’s biggest viral video hits, including “If Disney Princes Were Real” and “Women’s Ideal Body Types Throughout History.” On screen, Yang is most known for being one of The Try Guys, BuzzFeed’s flagship comedy documentary series, where he’s garnered a reputation for being bold, brash, and unapologetic in his opinions. Yang is a passionate advocate for better Asian representation in entertainment that is reflected both in his work as a producer and as a performer.