Fans of Meteor Garden would undoubtedly recognize Dylan Wang as the new hot male lead in the Netflix young adult drama. In the 2018 Chinese reboot of Meteor Garden, the actor was propelled to fame following his character as Dao Ming Si – the quintessential handsome, rich and arrogant heir who’s falling head over heels for Shancai, a girl from a humble background.
Though he found fame in 2018, not many are aware that Wang was already a public face right from his student days. The model/actor endeared himself to many with his charming bad boy air and devilishly debonair. Find out how the Chinese hottie made young adults and teens build castles in the air and why fans are swooning over him.
Dylan Wang’s Biography, Age
Chinese actor Dylan Wang was welcomed into the world on December 20, 1998. Going by public records, it is safe to say Dylan is pretty private as details regarding his parents, family background, early life, and elementary education have not been disclosed. Nonetheless, it is no secret that the actor whose original name is Wang Hedi grew up in his hometown of Chengdu, Sichuan, China.
Prior to his showbiz career, Wang was a flight attendant trained at Sichuan Southwest College of Civil Aviation. It was during this time that he began his modelling career. He was a poster model whose photo was used as the official image for admissions into the institution.
As a model, Dylan Wang appeared in several variety shows and commercials. Notably, he took part in and won the 2016 Sichuan Campus Red Festival. That same year, he also gained wider attention after winning a singing contest. Fans of Chinese Youku network’s Super Idol will also remember Wang as the 2017 winner of the variety show.
The year 2018 was a big one for Dylan Wang after he landed the role of Dao Ming Si in the 2018 Chinese reboot of Meteor Garden. Interestingly, the role was not just Wang’s acting debut but also his breakthrough and biggest role yet. In the young adult TV series, Wang was catapulted to fame for his recurring character as the quintessential handsome, rich and arrogant heir who falls head over heels in love with a girl from a humble background.
Following his brilliant and charming performance in the hit series, Dylan established himself as a talented star while also endearing himself to tons of fans, especially across Asia. Wang’s role as the Dao Ming Si character has since paved the way for other industry efforts. That same year 2018, Dylan landed another TV gig with Hunan TV network’s variety show, The Inn.
Though more popular as an actor, Dylan Wang has not abandoned his modelling career. The Meteor Garden star was recently named the newest endorser of a UK based streetwear brand Bench. Wang has also appeared in Harper’s Bazaar China, a popular women’s fashion magazine in the Asian region. Along with some of his Meteor Garden co-stars, Dylan Wang featured in various music videos in 2018.
Dylan Wang’s Girlfriend
Dylan Wang is one of those celebrities who prefer to shield details of their personal lives away from the media. Since the Asian hottie came into the limelight, fans (especially the female folks) have been swooning over him and are curious about his love life. Given the uncertainty of his relationship status, coupled with the fact that Wang has not been romantically linked to anyone, it is safe to say the handsome actor has never been married and is single.
Dylan Wang is undeniably a natural artwork. He towers at an impressive height of 6 feet 0 inches (183 cm). His weight and other body measurements have not been disclosed.
Other Facts About The Actor
1. When he is not working, Dylan Wang relaxes through a variety of fun activities. Among other interests, the actor who is fondly called ‘Didi’ enjoys travelling and listening to music as hobbies.
2. Not many are aware that actor Dylan Wang was the youth ambassador during the 2017 China Tour de France.
3. The Meteor Garden star has an active social media life. While he may not be present on all popular social networking platforms, fans can connect with him via Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts.