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- 26 October 1997 Poughkeepsie, New York, USA
- 5' 2½" (1.59 m)
The son of New York Times bestselling author, Da Chen, and his wife, Sunny, Prism Award-winning national bestselling author, Michael Chen, 11, comes from a creative and talented family.Michael made his acting debut at the age of seven on "Sesame Street," and his feature film debut at the age of 10, starring in "Children of Invention," a 2009 Sundance Film that won him two acting awards: Special Jury Prize for New Talent to Watch in Acting at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival. And Special Jury Prize for Acting Ensemble at the Nashville Film Festival.A dancer since the age of five, Michael has been classically trained in ballet, jazz, and tap, and is a powerhouse hip-hop dancer who has won numerous dancing awards.Basketball, skateboarding, and juggling are his other enjoyments and passion.