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Eugene Lee Yang            

Filmmaker, Actor, LGBTQ Activist

Eugene Lee Yang is a producer, actor, director, writer, and one of today's most recognizable queer Asian-American performers. His digital work over the past seven years as a viral video producer has been viewed billions of times and he has been distinguished as one of the world's most culturally influential YouTube creators. In early 2018 he and the comedy quartet The Try Guys launched their own independent production company, amassing millions of followers with projects such as a New York Times bestselling book, an international live tour, and an upcoming Food Network series. Yang’s official coming out video, “I’m Gay,” in June 2019 went viral and raised $150,000 for The Trevor Project. Yang recently released his full-length documentary, “We Need To Talk About Anti-Asian Hate” which raised over $600K to GoFundMe’s Stop Asian Hate campaign. Yang is currently in development for his own television, film, and writing projects.

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Eugene Lee Yang, Hannah Hart Talk Being Digital Creators, Online ...
The "Digital Media: Pride and Platforms" panel, moderated by Billboard's Alexis Fish, featured stars Hannah Hart, Eugene Lee Yang, Joey Graceffa, Anna Akana  ...
Eugene Lee Yang on Coming Out During Digital Media Panel ...
Eugene Lee Yang, known best as one-fourth of The Try Guys, discussed in depth his decision to come out earlier this year. The YouTube star said that at first, ...
YouTube Star Eugene Lee Yang Comes Out in Music Video | Billboard
Eugene Lee Yang has come out in a music video titled, "I'm Gay." The five-minute contemporary dance piece, posted on Saturday during Pride Month, was ...
"We Can't Be Silent": Asian Americans in Hollywood Denounce ...
Eugene Lee Yang, one of the four comedic online personalities that form The Try Guys, tweeted on March 13 that while at a local coffee shop, "an older woman ...

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