Have you seen the movie Hangover? If you have then you must know who Ken Jeong is? Remember how much we laughed at his hilarious acting and comic skits. Well, today we will be talking about his wife, Tran Jeong.
Tran is the wife of actor Ken Jeong who is famous for his role as Leslie Chow in The Hangover series. But that’s not all. Jeong is also a prominent American Physician. Sometimes people tend to forget her profession because of her husband’s fame.
So, before anyone does forget again, let’s know about her.
But before some facts about Jeong.
Tran Jeong: Quick Facts
February 24, 1972
The United States of America
Early Life and Education
The wife of actor and comedian, Ken Jeong was born on February 24, 1972, in the land of dreams, the United States of America. She is an American who belongs to the Vietnamese background. Initially, she was named Tran Ho.
Similarly, the lovely Jeong completed her early education from an American school. Also, she received her medical degree at David Geffen School of Medicine from the University of California, Los Angeles.
However, there is no information regarding her parents and siblings at the moment.
Age and Height
Born in the year 1972, Jeong is 47 years old as of now. She celebrates her birthday every year on the 25th of February. Also, her birth sign is Pisces.
Moreover, there is not much detailed information when it comes to her measurements. Her height and weight are unknown at the moment. Nonetheless, she looks stunning with her dark brown eyes and silky black hair.
Tran Jeong: Career and Net Worth
Since Jeong only came into limelight because of her husband, there is not much on her career before. She has been practising medicine for two decades now. Not to mention, she is a board-certified family physician licensed to practice medicine in California.
Likewise, at the moment, she is practising medicine in Woodland Hills, California. She also practises in Thousand Oaks, California. Though her net worth is still under review, as a physician Jeong makes an impressive amount.
As of 2019, it was reported that Physician in the states makes an average of $246,291 per year. Meanwhile, her husband, Ken, has the net worth of $14 million, most of which he earned from his acting career.
Tran Jeong: Husband and Children
As mentioned, Tran is the wife of actor and comedian, Ken Jeong. The two met while they were working at KaiserPermanente in West California in 2002. Ken is a graduate from the Duke University who acquired his degree in 2002. Similarly, he earned his M.D. from the University of North California of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine in 1995.
Later he finished his internal medicine residency at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans. During that period, Ken decided to pursue his career as a comedian. Though he has given up his old profession once his acting career took off, the actor still holds a license to practice medicine in California.
The couple dated for two years before tying the knot in September 2004. As of now, the couple is living a blissful life. Also, they have a twin daughter, Zooey and Alexa, who was born in 2007.
Cancer and Treatment
The couple were living a happy life with their daughters and all, but only after a year of the birth of their children, Jeong was diagnosed with stage three negative breast cancer. The news changed their life entirely as her thoughts went straight to her children.
Nonetheless, her husband, Ken, sacrificed many things for her. He was there during her hard time. At that time, Ken was also offered the role of Leslie Chow in the first Hangover movie. Though he was reluctant to accept the position at first, with the encouragement of his wife, he took the role.
Meanwhile, Tran had to undergo 16 chemotherapysessions, one mastectomy, and radiation therapy. Finally, in October2010, she was declared cancer-free by the doctors. Ken celebrated her wife’s recovery at the 2010 MTV Movie Awards, where he won the Best WTF Moment Award.