Since his big debut in 2017, Hu Yitian has claimed the title of Chinese rom-com actor with his outstanding stature. Not to mention, within these few years, Yitian has recorded numerous accomplishments.
His fame propelled after he starred in the 2017 drama series, A Love So Beautiful. But with increasing popularity, many rumors have also shrouded the actor. So, today we will let you in the life of Hu Yitian, including his personal and professional life.
Before we begin, here are some facts regarding the actor.
Hu Yitian: Quick Facts
December 26, 1993
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
Zhejiang Sci-Tech University
6 feet 2 inches(188 cm)
$5 million- $10 million
Hu Yitian: Dramas and Movies- Unrequited Love
Before Yitian made a name for himself as an actor in the entertainment industry, Hu briefly worked as a model. With his height and figure, it is no brainer why Yitian was even considered for modeling.
It was the beginning of everything as Hu started gathering more recognition. Likewise, after modeling for some time, Yitian decided to give it a go in acting. Even before, at the age of four, the said actor made had made an appearance in Happy Camp in 1997.
After that, in 2017, Hu made his acting debut from the short film, Cat Tree. He officially made his debut from the youth drama, Rush to the Dead Summer, where Yitian played the minor role of Ou Jun.
However, we can admit that his popularity rose after appearing in the 2017 hit web series, A Love So Beautiful. He, along with his co-star Shen Yue‘s fame, propelled with the release of this drama.
Apart from acting, Yitian also performed the ending theme song of the series titled ‘It’s a dream.’ Since then, Hu has been busy with all the projects and gigs coming his way.
Likewise, the following year, Hu appeared in numerous reality shows including Twenty-Four Hours. That same year, Yitian was confirmed to return to the small screen through the romance drama, Unrequited Love. It will air in 2020. You can watch the trailer right here.
Moreover, Yitian has also starred in various other shows and movies, including A Gentle Place(2017), One Day(2018), Go Go Squid! (2019), Handsome Siblings(2020), My Roommate is a Detective(2020), and many more.
Awards and Achievements
Despite being the only a couple of years old in the entertainment industry, Hu Yitian as already established himself in the acting industry. Similarly, the 26 years old actor has got enough awards to back up his acting and prove that he is more than a handsome face.
For the series ‘A Love So Beautiful’ alone, the actor won numerous awards, including Most Promising Actor in 2017 ’11th Tencent Video Star Awards‘, New Generation Young Actor Award in 9th China TV Drama Awards and many others.
Furthermore, Hu also received Person of the Year Awards at the 2019 Cosmo Glam Night, followed by other awards.
How Old Is Hu Yitian?- Age, Height, and Measurements
The popular actor Hu Yitian was born in the year 1993, which means he is 26 years old as of now. Yitian celebrates his birthday every year on the 26th of December just a day later on Christmas day. Not to mention, his birthdate falls under the sign of Capricorn, known for being determined and genius.
Moreover, this dashing man stands at a staggering height of 6 feet 2 inches(188 cm) while weighing around 70 kgs. Though the exact measurements are not known, Hu has got an attractive, athletic body that looks lanky due to his height.
On top of that, Yitian has got dark brown eyes and short black hair. His overall looks give a charming, soft vibe. And with an instant, the actor turns into a hot and sultry seducer.
Early Life and Education
Talking about his childhood, Hu Yitian was born in the city of Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China. Like any other artist, the Chinese actor too has kept the information regarding his family a top-secret. This also includes their names and whereabouts as of now.
Moving on, Hu Yitian is a well-educated person. Many might not know, but he graduated from Hangzhou Wanxiang Polytechnic at Zhejiang Sci-Tech University. Similarly, Yitian majored in Landscape architecture.
Aside from these tidbits, there are no more details provided by his childhood and early life.
Personal Life and Dating: Scandal
Following his rise to fame with the drama ‘A Love So Beautiful,’ Hu Yitian found himself in the center of a scandal back in 2018. When a woman who goes by the name Bei Yebei accused the actor of meeting her in a hotel for personal favors, even leaking a CCTV footage.
Following the matter, she also released an audio clip where a man can be heard dissing Shen Yue for not being beautiful. Overnight, the clip and statement made by Yebei went viral, and suddenly many began questioning the authenticity of the evidence found.
Moreover, the scandal made an impact on Hu Yitian, where many fans showed their disappointment, and even his scheduled drama was postponed. However, the actor assured his supporters it was nothing but rumors, and he, in fact, did not know the woman at all.
Bei Yebei Takes Back Her Statement Against Hu Yitian
It has not been long since the scandal regarding Hu Yitian broke out. However, the issue has once more appeared in the media, but this time in the form of apology. Yes, the woman who accused Yitian of his actions is now asking for forgiveness.
On March 21, 2019, Bei used her old Weibo handle to retract her statement against Yitian. She also clarified that she did not receive any money or anything from the actor.
Similarly, with that, Yebei also confessed how gentle and well-mannered Yitian is. In regards to her past actions, she simply stated it happened in the spur of the moment, and she let the anger get the best of her. As of now, she means no harm to the actor.
Hu Yitian and Shen Yue: A Love So Beautiful
Talking about Hu Yitian’s personal life, the actor seems to be single and not dating anyone at the moment. Either it is a past scandal or other reasons, Yitian has secluded himself when it comes to his personal life, especially dating life.
However, this has not stopped people and his fans from shipping him with other female actresses and his co-stars from the drama. One of the most famous ships has to be him and Shen Yue, his co-star from the hit Chinese drama, A Love So Beautiful.
We have seen their on-screen chemistry and loved it. Not to mention, their off-screen relationship was close to that of friends. No wonder, many questioned their relationship and even doubted them as being a lover.
Nonetheless, the two have clarified that they are nothing but friends and have continued supporting each other.
Net Worth and Income
The emerging actor, Hu Yitian, has established himself in the C-ent and has countless offers on his way. Thanks to his success as an actor, Yitian has amassed many fans as well as wealth.
As of 2020, the 26 years old actor has an estimated net worth ranging from $5 million to $10 million. The amount does not include his other income that comes from his other projects like commercials, advertisements, brand deals, and many more.
Social Media Presence
At the moment, Hu Yitian is not active in any social media handles except Weibo, which is a Chinese version of Facebook.