Chloe Bennet has been breaking boundaries in the entertainment industry ever since she launched her acting career. She is one of the most beloved actresses for obvious reasons; she is talented and knows how to deliver her roles with so much confidence. This beautiful lady began acting in 2010 and has starred in several films and television series, including Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, Nashville, Abominable, and The Birthday Boys.
Miss Bennet is best known for portraying the superhero character Daisy “Skye” Johnson/Quake in the ABC TV series, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. She began appearing in the series since 2013. And through her outstanding performances in the series, the actress won a nomination for Choice Summer TV Actress in 2019.
Chloe Bennet Grew Up In A Biracial Background With Lots Of Siblings
The Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D actress is the daughter of mixed-race parents. Her mother, Stephanie X. Wang, is Caucasian while her father, Bennet Wang, is American with Chinese origin. Mrs. Wang, as gathered, is a medical doctor with an interest in internal medicine while her husband is Bennet Wang is an investment banker. Stephanie was among the doctors who played crucial roles in saving victims of the earthquake in Haiti, for which she won the Henry P. Russe Humanitarian Award.
Chloe was born in Chicago, Illinois, on 18th April 1992. She had her high school education at St. Ignatius College Prep and later moved to China at age 15 to pursue a career in music. Despite being culturally raised as American, the actress loves and embraces her Chinese heritage to the full. The half-Chinese was raised alongside seven brothers who are doing great in their respective fields of interest.
Three of Chloe’s brothers are her biological brothers- Zachary Wang (younger brother), Stephen Wang (older brother), and Lincoln Wang (younger brother). His other brothers- Johnny Jones and Luca Wang are her foster brothers; they are of African origin while Matthew Alvarado was adopted by her parents. Alvarado is of Mexican-Filipino ancestry.
The Actress Adopted His Father’s First Name During Her Budding Years
The actress was originally born Chloe Wang. She, however, adopted her father’s first name ‘Bennet’ to score more acting gigs after facing some obstacles in Hollywood due to her Chinese origin. According to her, the name ‘Bennet’ won her many roles after auditions as it was a more white-sounding name.
Wow this is so embarrassing without the effects lol glad this is on the Internet https://t.co/GmLh3K3FLo
— Chloe Bennet (@chloebennet) May 18, 2020
Chloe Bennet started her career as a singer while living with her paternal grandmother in China. She moved in with her in 2007 to take up lessons on singing. While there, she learned to speak Mandarin, the official Chinese language, and also released two successful singles titled: “Uh Oh” and “Every Day in Between.” She returned to Los Angeles in 2010 to pursue a career in acting.
The actress has since grown to become a household name in the industry. She also has an impressive fan base in Hollywood, and one of her favorite persons is American celebrated, director, screenwriter, and actor, Clark Gregg.
— Chloe Bennet (@chloebennet) April 6, 2020
What You Need To Know About Chloe Bennet’s Brothers
Stephaine and Bennet’s first child, Stephen Wang, is a graduate of Santa Clara University; he majored in science in the institution and now works as an enterprise account executive. The young man is happily married, but information about his family is under the radar. His other brother Lincoln is closely knitted with his sister Chloe Bennet. He is a political organizer, as well as a graduate of the University of Illinois, where he studied political science.
Chloe’s little brother, Zachary, is currently a student at UCLA University, where he is studying medicine. He also shares an enviable bond with his sister. As evident on his Instagram page, Zachary is super proud of his big sister and never hesitates to show her love whenever she makes remarkable achievements.
The actress’s adopted brother is a retired professional basketball player who played small forward position/shooting guard during his active days. Alvarado, born on April 18, 1977, in Chicago, Illinois, is also Capital City Go-Go’s former assistant coach. He launched his football career in 2002 and retired in 2010 after playing for clubs like Seoul SK Knights, New Jersey Nets, Wonju TG Xers, Dakota Wizards, and Idaho Stampede.
Awvee reportedly met Chloe’s dad in Chicago while Mr. Bennet was managing the basketball league of the city. After talking to his mother about Mr. Wang, Awvee’s mother gave him her blessing and support to move in with Wang’s family to become a professional basketball player. Awvee Storey graduated from Proviso West High School and later studied at Illinois (1997–1998) and Arizona State (1999–2002).
The Actress Has Been In A Couple Of High-Profile Relationships
With regards to her love life, the Chicago-born brunette seems to have an eye for celebrities. She has been linked to her Nashville co-star Sam Palladio, Austin Nichols, Tony Oller, as well as celebrity YouTuber Logan Paul. Her relationships with most of her ex-boyfriend all started strong, only to fizzle out after a couple of months. Here’s all you need to know about the people she has dated.
1. Austin Nichols
Nichols is a prominent actor famed for his role in the drama series One Tree Hill, wherein he portrayed Julian Baker in The CW. Besides acting, he is a director as well. Austin and the half-Chinese beauty reportedly met on the set of Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D, where he played her love interest. The pair started dating in 2013 but sadly called it quits in 2017, after four years together. Their split was an amicable one, and the pair made their last appearance as a couple on April 29, 2017, in Washington D.C, at the Not The White House Correspondents’ Dinner.
2. Tony Oller
Bennet reportedly dated Springfield, Illinois-born actor, songwriter, singer Tony Oller in 2012. While their relationship lasted, the two kept much of their moments together away from the public until the time they went their separate ways. Anthony Michael “Tony” Oller’s most famous roles are as Danny on As the Bell Rings and Walt Moore on the television show, Gigantic.
3. Sam Palladio
Chloe Bennet and Nashville co-star Palladio started dating in December 2012, and they were together until August 2013, when they called off their relationship for undisclosed reasons. A seasoned English musician and actor, Sam Christian Palladio Scott confirmed his breakup with Bennet in Las Vegas at the Runner Runner premiere. He is best known for his recurring roles in Nashville from 2012-2018.
4. Logan Paul
Bennet’s last relationship was with the controversial YouTube superstar and actor, Logan Paul, which was one of her high profile relationships outside the movie industry. The two lovebirds met on the set of the movie, Valley Girl, which they both featured in. At first, the pair claimed to be friends after pictures surfaced of them kissing in Hawaii in July 2017, but they later confirmed that they were in a relationship through their social media handles.
In late August 2018, there were rumors that the couple had split after Chloe deleted all pictures of them together. However, Logan went ahead to post videos of him and the actress all loved up in Paris, proving that they were still an item. Their relationship eventually crashed in the same year after seven months together.
Logan Alexander Paul and the Chicago-born star were not only lovers but also co-stars in the musical romantic comedy project, Valley Girl. Though her ex-boyfriend is an actor, he is best known for his activities on YouTube, where he has more than 25.2 million subscribers on his three channels.
Who Is The Actress Dating Now?
The Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D star has since moved on since her last relationship with YouTuber Paul. She is currently dating one of the most talented and versatile deejays in the world, DJ Sam French. Rumors about the pair’s relationship began making the rounds after she shared intimate snaps of French sometime in January and on Valentine’s Day.
Chloe’s boyfriend is a prominent DJ; he got serious with DJing after he received turntables on his 16th birthday. The young disc-jockey began featuring in clubs and house parties at 17 and has also sold his craft at notable spots like TAO, Up & Down, and 1OAK. Sam has played in a slew of celebrity weddings in places like the U.S, Europe, and the Caribbean.
He studied at the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at the renowned Columbia University. Besides DJing, Bennet’s rumored boyfriend is a music/video producer and writer.