Darren Chen was born as Kuan Hong on January 15, 1995 in Taiwan.
In 2016, Chen starred in the Chinese drama Proud of Love as Lin Yu Tang, the childhood friend of Vivian Sung's character. He reprised his role in the 2017 sequel. His casting in the Meteor Garden remake was announced in November 2017, when he appeared alongside co-stars Dylan Wang, Connor Leong, and Caesar Wu in Harper's Bazaar China. He later attended a press conference in Shanghai, where his role as Hua Ze Lei was revealed.
|2016||Proud of Love||Lin Yu Tang|
|2017||Proud of Love 2||Lin Yu Tang|
|2018||Meteor Garden||Hua Ze Lei|