||This biographical article needs additional citations for verification. (April 2014)|
Meiyang Chаng at Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Bash
October 6, 1982
Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India
|Occupation||Dentist, Actor, Singer, Anchor|
|Traditional Chinese||張眉陽[source needs translation]|
Meiyang Chang (born 6 October 1982) is an Indian actor, television host, singer and qualified dentist.
Early life and career
Born on 6 October 1982 in Dhanbad, Jharkhand, Meiyang is an alumnus of Col. Brown Cambridge School Dehradun & Wynberg Allen School Mussoorie. His father is a dentist, while his mother is a beautician.
Chang is a qualified dentist, with a degree from V.S. Dental College & Hospital Bangalore. A chance audition on Indian Idol 3, a nationwide singing competition on Sony Entertainment Television channel turned his life around. The musical sojourn resulted in Songs, TV assignments & Live performances across the globe, a jet-setting journey that continues to this day.
His big ticket was his debut Bollywood film Badmaash Company with Yash Raj Films, one of the premier film production houses in the country. He played the character of Zing, a happy-go-lucky college graduate whose character growth from a fun loving boy to an out-of-control alcoholic to a sobered down, mature youngster was well appreciated.
His next film is Dibakar Banerjee's "Detective Byomkesh Bakshy" which is due for release in February 2015.
- Badmaash Company, Yash Raj Films, 2010, as Zing
- Detective Byomkesh Bakshi, 2015
- Indian Idol 3, Sony Entertainment Television: Participant, Top 5
- Indian Idol 4, Sony Entertainment Television: Host
- Indian Premier League 2, SET Max: Sports Presenter
- Various Award Functions like Apsara Awards "New Talent Awards" "Mirchi Music Awards" Indian Telly Awards etc. as Host
- IIFA Sri Lanka, Star Plus: Host
- The Chair, UTV Bindass: Host
- "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa" 4, Sony Entertainment Television: Participant & Winner
- "India's Got Talent" 3, Colors: Host
- "Yeh Hai Aashiqui" , UTV Bindass, Actor
- "Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya" , Zing TV, Host
- "Kaun Banega Crorepati 7" , Launch Episode, Sony Entertainment Television, Host & Singer
- Orbit chewing gum
- McDowell's No. 1
- Tu To Na Ayi with Sony Music, 2008 India http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=utBWRLQOnUw
- "Udd Chaley" with Sony Music India, 2008 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dgBWQ8W7qGw
- "Kuch Dino Se" with Sony Music India, 2013 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=haa5ibVe5kI
- "Hanju" with Times Music India, 2013 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kxgyNgZPoEY
- "I'm Not A Woman" with East India Comedy 2014 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bdPqGLB18js
- Tu To Na Ayi, Music Album with Sony Music India
- "Kuch Dino Se", Single with Sony Music India http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=haa5ibVe5kI
- "Hanju", Single with Times Music India http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kxgyNgZPoEY
- Live shows across the globe, including "Temptations Reloaded" with Shah Rukh Khan