In 2016, he won an award at the "Sichuan Campus Red Festival" (四川校园红人盛典), a ceremony sponsored by several universities and colleges.
In June 2017, he began appearing on the Youku variety show Super Idol (超次元偶像) hosted by He Jiong. Wang appeared in Harper's Bazaar China with his Meteor Garden costars Darren Chen, Connor Leong, and Caesar Wu in November 2017. Later that month, it was revealed that Wang was case as the male lead, Dao Ming Si at a press conference in Shanghai. Meteor Garden premiered on July 9, 2018. Wang is currently a regular on season two of the variety show, The Inn.
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- He has been nicknamed "Didi" (棣棣; or DD) by fans.
- In August 2018, Yoko Kamio drew a picture of Dylan as Dao Ming Si and shared it on her Instagram.