Entertainment

Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen  

Chris Abraham
1.9k views 101 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Chen. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Chen on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Chen as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Chen along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Chen, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Chens include Julie Chen, Joan Chen, and Wei-Yin Chen, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

If you want to know more about each celebrity Chen, click their corresponding row and more information will appear. In some cases you can click the person's name and see what other lists of ours they are ranked on.
list ordered by
Julie Chen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 49
Julie Chen is a news anchor, presenter, reporter, television producer and an actress.
Joan Chen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 57
Joan Chen is a Chinese-American actress, film director, screenwriter, and film producer. She became famous in China for her performance in the 1979 film Little Flower and came to international ...more
Wei-Yin Chen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 33
Wei-Yin Chen is a Taiwanese professional baseball pitcher with the Baltimore Orioles of Major League Baseball in the United States. Prior to joining the Orioles, Chen spent four years pitching ...more
Edison Chen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 38
Edison Koon-hei Chen is a Hong Kong Canadian film actor, musician, producer, entrepreneur, and fashion designer. Chen is also the founder of CLOT Inc., and the CEO of Clot Media Division ...more
Bruce Chen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 41
Bruce Kastulo Chen is a Panamanian professional baseball pitcher in the Cleveland Indians organization. He has played in Major League Baseball for the Atlanta Braves, Philadelphia Phillies, New ...more
Sean Chen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 50
Sean Chen is an Asian American comic book artist.
Terry Chen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 44
Terry Chen is a Canadian film and television actor.
Chang Chen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 42
Chang Chen, sometimes credited as Chen Chang according to Western name order, is a Taiwanese actor. His father Chang Kuo-chu and his brother Chang Han are also actors.
Xue Chen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 30
Xue Chen is a Chinese female beach volleyball player, measuring 191 centimetres in height. Her hometown is Fuzhou, but she trains in Sanya, Hainan. She has also trained in California under coach ...more
Kelly Chen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 46
Kelly Chen is a Hong Kong Cantopop singer and actress. She has been referred to as a "diva of Asia". Chen has great success in the Asia entertainment industry with nearly 20 million ...more
Steve Chen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 40
Steven Shih "Steve" Chen is a Taiwanese-born American internet entrepreneur. He is best known as the co-founder and previous Chief Technology Officer of the popular website YouTube. ...more
Yao Chen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 39
Yao Chen is a Chinese actress and the person on Sina Weibo with the largest number of "fans", with over 71 million as of August 2014. In 2014, Time named Yao on the list of 100 global ...more
Sa Chen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 40
Sa Chen is a Chinese pianist. She won first prize in the 1994 China International Piano Competition and fourth place in the 2000 International Frederick Chopin Piano Competition and a prize in ...more
Chen Chi Chen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 43
Chen Chi Chen also known as Cheer Chen; born June 6, 1975 in Taipei, Taiwan is a popular yet low-profile Taiwanese singer-songwriter, widely recognized as a talented musician among the Chinese ...more
Tony Chen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
Tony Chen is a composer, voice actor, music producer, music arranger, television producer and radio personality.
John S. Chen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 63
John S. Chen is the CEO of BlackBerry Ltd. Previously, he served as the chief executive officer and president of Sybase, an independent software vendor specializing in data management, ...more
Lynn Chen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 42
Lynn Chen is an American actress. Lynn Chen is best known for playing "Vivian Shing" in Sony Pictures Classic's feature film Saving Face, a role for which she won the "Outstanding ...more
Joyce Chen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
Dec. at 77 (1917-1994)
Joyce Chen was a Chinese chef, restaurateur, author, television personality, and entrepreneur. Joyce Chen was credited with popularizing northern-style Chinese cuisine in the United States, ...more
Baron Chen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 37
River Chen is a Taiwanese actor and model. His nicknames include Chen Xiaobao and Baron Chen.
Camille Chen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 39
Camille Chen is a Taiwanese-born American actress. She was born in Taiwan and raised in the U.S. She began her career in show business, doing voiceover work for the English version of anime TV ...more
Lena Chen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
Lena Chen age 31
Lena Chen is a feminist, freelance writer, former blogger, and graduate of Harvard College, where she co-organized the Feminist Coming Out Day campaign in 2010. Born in San Francisco, California ...more
Robert Chen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
Robert Chen
Robert Chen is a Taiwanese-born violinist who is the Concertmaster of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Professor of Violin at Roosevelt University. He received Bachelor's and Master's of Music ...more
Joe Chen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 36
Joe Chen Chiau-En is a Taiwanese actress, singer and model. Her interest lies mainly in acting and writing and she does well in both fields. In 2008, Chen was nominated for Best Leading Actress ...more
Lu Chen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
age 42
Lu "Louis" Chen is a Taiwanese magician and is credited to be the only Taiwanese magician to perform in Hollywood's Magic Castle, commonly referred to as Taiwan's most renowned ...more
Ronald Chen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chen
Ronald Chen age 60
Ronald Chen is Acting Dean and distinguished professor of law at Rutgers School of Law–Newark, and the former New Jersey Public Advocate. Chen was born on May 28, 1958, in Stamford, Connecticut, ...more