Guan Hong ( Chinese: 官鴻; pinyin: , born 15 January 1995), also known as Guān Hóng Darren Chen, is a Taiwanese actor. He is best known for his leading role as Hua Ze Lei in the 2018 television series , which propelled him to fame in Asia.
Early life and education [ edit ]
Darren Chen was born on January 15, 1995 in
Taiwan. He graduated from the Taipei Municipal Heping High School.
2016–2017: Beginnings [ edit ]
Chen made his acting debut as Lin Yutang in the Chinese television series
Proud of Love (2016) and Proud of Love 2 (2017). 
In 2017, he was cast in the role of Huaze Lei by Angie Chai in the 2018 adaptation of
Meteor Garden. 
He appeared in  Harper's Bazaar China with his costars Meteor Garden Dylan Wang, Connor Leong, and Caesar Wu in the November issue.
2018–present: Rising popularity [ edit ]
Chen rose to fame with his role as Huaze Lei in the 2018 television series
, the remake of popular Taiwanese drama series Meteor Garden and based on the Meteor Garden Japanese shōjo manga series Boys Over Flowers ( written by 花より男子 Hana Yori Dango) Yoko Kamio. The same year, he was confirmed to make his big screen debut in the romance comedy film  X Love.
In 2019, Chen was cast in his first leading role in the historical suspense drama
The Sleuth of Ming Dynasty, produced by Jackie Chan. 
Filmography [ edit ]
X Love 月半爱丽丝
Television series [ edit ]
Proud of Love 别那么骄傲
Proud of Love 2 别那么骄傲2
Meteor Garden 流星花园
The Sleuth of Ming Dynasty 成化十四年
Discography [ edit ]
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