Actress, On-camera eater, Body image activist
Lynn Chen is an actress, on-camera eater, and body image activist. She has a diverse resume, ranging from singing on The Metropolitan Opera Stage, to starring in Sony Pictures Classics’ Saving Face, narrating the international bestseller Crazy Rich Asians, playing the villain ‘Goh Xiulan’ in Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and touring with Dischord Records’ punk band E.D. Sedgwick.
Chen hosts numerous YouTube food/travel videos with BuzzFeed, Hello Giggles, Tastemade Facet, and ISATV, which have reached over 30 million views. In 2013, Marie Claire Magazine called Lynn one of The New Change Agents. She is a Spokesperson for the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) as well as Skype’s Acting Ambassador. In addition to running two award-winning blogs, The Actor’s Diet and Thick Dumpling Skin as well as hosting two podcasts, Lynn speaks often about her journey with food and acting at colleges and conferences.