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Eugene Lee Yang was born on January 18th, 1986 at about 11:55 AM in Pflugerville, Texas. He is of Korean heritage. He is currently 35 years old and resides in Los Angeles.

Eugene has black hair, dark brown eyes, and he is 6 feet tall. As for family, he has no children but has three dogs named Emma, Pesto and Kimbop. Eugene is currently in a relationship with Matthew McLean.

Eugene is a part of the LGBTQ community. He officially came out as gay on the 15th of June 2019, in his original and personal music video "I'm Gay - Eugene Lee Yang."

In 2019 he announced that he is in a relationship with Matthew McLean after keeping it a secret for 7 years.

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  • Eugene has other filmmaking experience, having written, directed, and produced a movie called Comfort Girls in 2014.
  • He and the other Try Guys came out with their book on April 2nd of 2019 called The Try Guide: The Hidden Power of F***ing Up.

2020 -current

  • Behind The Try: A Try Guys Documentary
  • 2021, During an episode of the podcast, Eugene Controls The Podcast (CHAOTIC) - The TryPod Ep. 106. Eugene announced that he would be working on some personal projects (ones he’s been working towards for years) He will be back in a few months!


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