- Began acting after his parents took him to an open casting call for The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete (2013); though he wasn't cast, he was urged by the casting director to get an agent.
- Appeared in Jason Chu's music video for "Marvels" as Chu's younger self.
- His father is an entertainment writer.
- Jeff Yang — Father
- Skylar Yang — Brother
- Heather Ying — Mother